Energy-Efficient Home Designs

Dixon Homes knows all about building energy-efficient houses on the Gold Coast. In fact the design team understands the importance of investing in energy efficiency and take time when planning a new design so that all aspects are covered on your behalf. Saving money does not just come with your choice of quality appliances, hot water systems and lighting. It takes into account the materials used in building, the orientation of a home on land and the floor plan itself. Believe it or not, a sustainable home design will save you plenty of money over the long-term as well as ensuring you play your part in reducing the impact on our environment. Take a look at how building on the Gold Coast and energy efficiency go hand in hand with Dixon Homes.

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The Gold Coast’s Hot Suburbs Ripe For New Homes

The Gold Coast, located on Australia’s east coast, is literally a surfer’s paradise and home to young families, wealthy entrepreneurs and retirees who live in and amongst the hottest suburbs in the country. There are over 50 suburbs on the Gold Coast, and to accommodate the growing number of people who move to the area each year, new developments and towns are being created. There is so much to love, so much to enjoy and plenty of opportunities awaiting those who call this coastal area of Queensland home.

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New Home Prices On The Gold Coast – Taking Advantage Of The Sun, Surf and Sensational Views

How much does a dream new home on the Gold Coast cost? When you partner with Dixon Homes, and receive more for less, you’ll soon realise that new home prices on the Gold Coast are affordable, no matter your budget. With over 52 kilometres of beautiful beaches plus lush hinterland surroundings, wherever you live on the Gold Coast, you can enjoy natural beauty and a relaxed lifestyle. And if you are fortunate enough to own land here, building a dream home for your future is easier than you may think.

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How to Benefit from Nooks and Alcoves in Your Home Design

Many homes have unused corners or spaces that are difficult to furnish. They may seem too small or too awkwardly shaped to serve any real purpose, but you can see the space has serious potential. Never fear, these spaces can be used in a variety of ways and with a little bit of decorating can become an attractive alcove or nook for studying, sitting or storing items in your home. Here are five common areas where space is available, but often not used to it’s full potential.  Continue reading