“We need to have some major works done on our property, but how do we know which builder to choose?” There is no question that for major building works you will need a team of professionals to get the job done. After all there are important legal and safety aspects to consider, not to mention the…

Read More

Have you ever noticed that when you walk past a construction site, there’s often music playing from a stereo somewhere, and sometimes if you’re lucky (okay maybe that’s a bit of a stretch), you’ll even hear the dulcet voices of the site staff singing away as they’re working? There have been many studies and papers…

Read More

We recently welcomed Aleeshya to the Build In Common team in a Partnerships & Marketing role, so we thought we’d share a little about her. We’ve loved having her on board and her bright, bubbly smile and personality have definitely been contagious! Your name is Aleeshya but do you have a nickname? Yes. Most people…

Read More

A unique building and construction industry event, STEELTOES & STILETTOS brings the risk of asbestos to the big stage when tradies are dobbed in and sponsored to walk the catwalk with a model. With the highest recorded rates of mesothelioma in the world and the most in-situ asbestos of all the states, asbestos has left…

Read More

I’ve found over the years that people often think that because a bathroom (or laundry) is a smaller room in the house, it doesn’t need a lot of attention. For a small room, it’s actually a big hitter because almost all trades will be involved with the renovation and errors can be costly and long-lasting.…

Read More

Podcasts are growing in popularity in Australian and over 1.6M Australians download podcasts on a monthly basis. There are over 850,000 podcasts and more than 30 million podcast episodes to choose from! Whether it’s for inspiration, convenience, education, or simply fun, there is plenty to keep you busy listening. So, we thought we would share…

Read More

Useful Links & Tips when it comes to renovations and building “Do you have a trade license?” This is often a question that is missed (or avoided) at the beginning of discussions with trades and often falls into the assumption category. With possible legal ramifications for you, the homeowner, not to mention possible Occupational Health…

Read More

The sentiment in our world today is one underpinned by uncertainty, confusion and concern. Naturally, people are scared. Lives and livelihoods are on the line. Here, at View Bank Homes, our hearts and thoughts go out to all those directly affected by the Coronavirus outbreak. There is no understating the severity this is having on…

Read More

As we head into a period of self-isolation and social interactions, it’s hard not to be overwhelmed by all the negative news stories and health concerns facing many families. Added to this are the huge economic impact and repercussions on how we continue to offer services and products. If you are in the middle of…

Read More

Homes are a very personal reflection of ourselves and our family, and as a result, tend to evoke strong emotions – joy, pride, a sense of financial security, mental wellbeing as well as in some cases, fear and trepidation when it comes to renovating. You know how it goes – you have a vision for…

Read More