Deb’s beautiful kitchen renovation was a major undertaking. She wanted her kitchen to be the heart of the home, and every detail was meticulously planned. It is the time between the first doodles and the picture of the dream kitchen where it is crucially important to get the right advice from experienced professionals. Deb’s design consultant from Freedom Kitchens helped her … [Read more...] about 5 things Deb learned about building a new kitchen
This week Deb was on Channel 7's The Morning Show, hosted by Larry Edmur and Kylie Gillies; and The Daily Edition, speaking with hosts Ryan Phelan, Sally Obermeder and Tom Williams. Everyone was very keen to know more about Deb's dream home and her renovation journey. You can watch the whole The Morning Show segment here; and the Daily Edition segment at here. Below is a … [Read more...] about Guess who was on TV this week?
As you may already know, I love cooking and I love food. In the last few years I’ve even published my own cookbooks. When I’m at home, I spend most of my time in the kitchen. When designing the layout of my dream home, everything is centred around the kitchen. My kitchen plan has to really work in the space that I’ve got, also considering the view and the natural light. I … [Read more...] about A kitchen dream team for my renovation project
Deborah Hutton's renovation project has finally entered the 'doing' stage. Demolition on the house has started and the construction fences have gone up. The project is likely to take the better part of the year and has been at least six months in the planning. Deborah is converting her 4-bedroom home into a 3-bedroom Hamptons style house, demolishing the internal … [Read more...] about D-Day has arrived for Deb’s Renovation Rookie project
A process of discovery It's about time I give you a bit of an update to let you know where we're at - talk about a slow process... or a process of discovery. I am at the point where I'm really happy with the floor plan but I'm really, really struggling with what the front of the house looks like. I brought in an architect who has solved some of the problems with getting … [Read more...] about Renovation Rookie Update for March