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All houses, units, sheds and stables fundamentally serve the same purpose. That is, to keep the elements out, whilst providing a functional space inside for the inhabitants. Any home that is adequately built will perform these basic tasks.

However, most of us would not want to live in a shed and the way we interact with our homes each and every day is anything but basic. So why just build a house, when you have the opportunity to craft a home?

Posted by Paul Ackling 28/09/2018

Anyone that is researching the process of building a new home or that has ever built before, will know that good communication is one of the most vital aspects of builder/client relations. There are countless articles written explaining the importance of asking the questions about the many details of building a home.

Posted by Paul Ackling 01/06/2018

We had the honour recently of being awarded the top prize in the Master Builders Association Excellence in Housing Awards. Our recent build in North Curl Curl won the Design & Construct $750,000 - $1m category! Read all about the build inside!

Posted by Paul Ackling 07/11/2017

The floors of our homes take a pounding from elements like sand, moisture, pets, furniture; but Quick-Step Flooring handles all these elements with ease!

Posted by Paul Ackling 12/09/2017

No one wants to sit in a stunning alfresco area looking through a dirty glass pool fence. So, when we hand over a brand new home to a client, we want all of these glass elements to look the same ten years down the track, as they do at handover.

Posted by Paul Ackling 20/06/2017

With each one of Peninsula Homes homes being a one-off design, the specification of each can allow us the use of interesting materials. It is this part of the design process that we enjoy with our clients, collaborating on the most exciting way to incorporate these finishes.

Posted by Paul Ackling 30/05/2017

Being a builder of one-off, custom designed homes throughout Sydney’s Northern Beaches sees Peninsula Homes use a wide variety of cladding products .

Posted by Paul Ackling 18/04/2017

The construction of a home involves countless details to bring about a beautiful finished product. Within these details lies the difference between ‘just ok – it’s a roof over our head that will keep the rain out’ and ‘a wonderfully timeless home that brings a feeling of joy to everyday life’.

Posted by Paul Ackling 04/04/2017

Seeing owners come full circle with their planned building works is common. Assisting them through the various options is a very rewarding aspect of my job!

Posted by Paul Ackling 21/03/2017