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New Homes March 1-2nd 2014

Chop and change yields results

March 5, 2014

New Homes Guide – Weekend West – March 1-2, 2014 Every last inch of this contemporary South Guildford home was meticulously planned. Space was used so effectively that the 508sqm block has a spacious home, generous alfresco area and a 10m pool without it feeling cramped. Even recesses throughout the home were specifically measured to […]

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Builder switches to clean new Style

November 9, 2013

West Australian – Hew Homes Guide, pg 26 Home builder Switch Homes for living will know be known simply as Switch Homes as it unveils new branding with a new style. Sales Manager Damian Monteleone said the new look was clean, stylish and uncomplicated. It will be rolled out across all advertising display-home signage and […]

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Bathrooms come clean in hot trend

July 10, 2013

The West Australian Sculleries, stone benchtops, wood- grain cabinets, patterned tiles and open showers are among the hottest trends in kitchens and bathrooms at the moment, according to Switch Homes interior designer Brian Haftka. Working on both Switch’s display home interiors and with company clients throughout the build process, Mr Haftka is well- placed to […]

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Switch opens up a new front . . . at the back

March 3, 2013

The West Australian Most suburban homes have a front and back but not the new Switcheight300 home from Switch Homes. It has two front doors. Cottage blocks with double garages accessed from the rear lane are now common in modern subdivisions but Switch is the first builder I have seen with a porch and street […]

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Get switched on to a narrow lot life

January 19, 2013

The Weekend West Making the most of a narrow lot is a kind of art form in itself these days, with builders anxious to demonstrate how well they can create pleasing family living spaces when there’s not much space to work with. Switch Homes latest display, the Switcheight310 in Harrisdale, makes a solid case for […]

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In Translation

January 13, 2013

HOME Magazine This two-bedroom weatherboard cottage and shop has been radically transformed with a spacious industrial-style extension that fuses European flair and old Fremantle character. Old Fremantle meets the European take on “industrial” in this newly extended character home in White Gum Valley. Owners Chris Woods and Bree Hough have fused the two styles while […]

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Flexible layout for coastal sanctuary

January 12, 2013

The Weekend West Extensive feature cladding, angles and pillars combine to create a striking modern elevation to Switch Homes for Living’s Switcheight130 display in Alkimos. Switch general manager Rob Romberg said the objective when designing the Switcheight130 had been to create a coastal sanctuary that offered flexibility in its design with a functional and lifestyle-oriented […]

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Opposite entries allow dual use

November 27, 2012

The Weekend West Switch Homes for Living says its cottage-style Switcheight300 can work as a family home or two informal dwellings. This dual personality is possible because while most homes have a front and back entrance, this home effectively has two front doors albeit one at the front and one at the back. Cottage blocks […]

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Creative approach for flow and flexibility

November 10, 2012

The Weekend West Flexibility, creativity and innovation are at the cornerstone of the Switcheight80, by Switch Homes for Living, in the Vertu estate, Harrisdale. Rammed-earth walls on the facade, a two-way glass fireplace in the living area and skylights in living rooms are features that add genuine interest. Lee Morris, from Switch Homes for Living, […]

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Utility zones work well for everyone

November 3, 2012

The Weekend West Free-flowing links between indoor and outdoor living areas make entertaining a breeze in the Switcheight170 display, by Switch Homes for Living, at Wandi. Extensive glazing in the side of the open-plan living room, dining area and a separate games room creates seamless connections to the display’s artfully landscaped garden, revealing its potential […]

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