The sky was blue and Jack Lovel was in his element! What a cracking winters day to be taking final shots of our recently completed Macedon project, designed by David Hicks. MHD is so proud of the finished product – a real showpiece for our talented contractors who are soooo used to helping us build […]
Look at the lengths you sometimes have to go through to achieve the end result. Constructing this pool has been a lesson in patience. Pier and beam construction through rock and then a rock breaker to remove everything in between. Fair to say this pool isn’t going anywhere!
The basement is taking shape at Balwyn. This space not only accommodates 6x cars, fully equipped gymnasium, home cinema, cellar/ wine tasting room, car turntable and lift. This basement has all the mod cons. This will be an amazing space when it is complete.
This is now the second home we have constructed predominately from rammed earth – what an incredible material!! In case you didn’t realise, rammed earth provides thermal mass, noise reduction, it is strong and durable, low maintenance, fire proof (approx.. 4 hours resistance), its load bearing, super versatile, termite proof and it breathes! It is […]
So here we have rammed earth to the left and a curved hemp wall to the right. We love it when these types of materials are specified in our builds. Incredible properties, amazing insulation and great finish and texture.