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Penrith Granny Flat Rules – All You Need to Know

If you reside in the Penrith City Council, NSW, and want to build a secondary dwelling – here is a summary of Penrith City Council granny flat requirements:   An extra car parking spot,...
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Southern Highlands Granny Flat Rules

If your property is located in what is known as the Southern Highlands, NSW, and you are thinking about building a secondary dwelling – here is a summary from the Southern highlands Council:  ...
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Finance for Granny Flats – What You Need to Know

If you are thinking about adding a granny flat to your main home, you may also be thinking about how to find the cash to cover the costs for this build. Is it hard...

East Coast Granny Flat Builders – The Recommended List

If you live on the East Coast of Australia, and are thinking about building a granny flat, you may be thinking – are there granny flat companies that cover the whole East Coast?  ...
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11 of the Best Granny Flat Cladding Ideas – Shown in Detail

If thinking about building a granny flat, have you considered – what are your granny flat cladding options?   The materials to choose from for granny flat cladding are:   Timber. Cement Fibre Vinyl....
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Gosford Granny Flat Regulations – The Definitive Guide

If you have a property in Gosford, NSW, and are contemplating adding a granny flat to it, the question on your mind may be – what do you need to do first?   First,...
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Granny Flat Exteriors – Discover All Your Choices Here

There will come a time when you have to design the exterior of your granny flat. So, what should an external granny flat design show?      The external design should show your ‘style’, while...

Granny Flat Ideas – 12 Ways to Craft an Incredible Granny Flat

The  question I am constantly asked when it comes to great granny flat ideas is – What does every granny flat need?    To start with; If you can focus on these main points,...
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10 Large Granny Flat Designs – Floorplans to Inspire

Before we get into the designs below; a common question I am asked about large granny flats is – can you build a granny flat over 60sqm?   The answer is yes, although it...
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Can You Build a Granny Flat on a Duplex?

If you have a duplex, you may wonder – can you build a granny flat on a duplex?   Unfortunately no. Both duplexes and granny flats are considered by the Council to be dual occupancy....