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Increases in downsizers prioritising access needs and smaller, more complicated blocks are driving forces behind a noticeable uptick in demand for home lifts in Perth, according to Brian Burke Homes Managing Director Michael Burke. Mr Burke said his company’s Refined Edge brand had installed lifts in half the double-storey homes it had built since inception in 2015, and that people were starting to perceive lifts as a more accessible inclusion in their homes. “People’s perceptions of lifts are changing,” he […]
Downsizing is beyond simply building a smaller dwelling, according to Brian Burke Homes Managing Director Michael Burke. When you get to a certain age, a large house with high upkeep and multiple storeys tends to be surplus to your needs. However, homeowners seeking something more manageable often struggle to find suitable existing options. For Brian Burke Homes Managing Director Michael Burke, the increasing popularity of downsizing is a knock-on effect from older Australians realising the only way to get what […]
Are you looking to achieve that quality natural wood flooring look, without the cost and maintenance of a natural wood floor? Well, you’re not alone! Many homeowners aim to improve the look and feel of their home with tiles; a great way to do that is to use wood look tiles. These tiles match the rustic look of wood floors, without the hassles that come with wooden floorboards. Wood look tiles even have beneficial qualities, such as resilience, versatility, range […]
Adapting to the ever-increasing desire to create indoor-outdoor connections in today’s new homes, flooring companies have developed some innovative outdoor flooring options for the residential building sector. To help unpack some of the latest outdoor flooring materials, New Homes spoke with Brian Burke Homes Group Managing Director Michael Burke to get his take on the most practical and popular options. “Concrete flooring is a very popular style that is practical and durable,” he said. “It is low-maintenance and can offer […]