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granny flat cladding

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....

A Bunnings Granny Flat – How to Build One & Save Money

A question asked by many people is, do Bunnings have flat packed granny flats?     The answer is no. However, Bunnings can build a lot more than you think, as they sell the parts you...
how long to build a granny flat

How Long Does it Take to Build a Granny Flat?

You may be looking at building a granny flat as you know that it is much quicker to build than a family-home. So just how long does it take to build a granny flat?...
granny flat on top of your house

Can You Build a Granny Flat on Top of Your House?

If you are lacking space in your block, you may be looking to build upwards. So, are you allowed to build a granny flat on top of your house?    Yes, the AHSEPP states...
granny flats bearers and joists

Bearers and Joists for Granny Flats – And How to Do it Right

When it comes to a building a quality granny flat – can a granny flat be built on bearers and joists like a house?   With a doubt – yes. Bearers and joists are...
granny flat on challenging block

Granny Flat on a Challenging Block – The Do’s and Don’ts

You may want to know – What you need to do in order to build a granny flat on a challenging block?   You will need to work with your restraints in mind, such...

How to Build a Granny Flat Step-by-Step – The Ultimate Guide

When it comes to a quality granny flat – here is how to build a granny flat step-by-step:   Complete certification to confirm you can build a granny flat Hire a surveyor and Engineer Hire...

10 Best Sunshine Coast Granny Flat Builders – The Recommended List

If you are in the Sunshine Coast, QLD, you may have been looking for someone to build your secondary dwelling. Here are the top 10 recommended granny flat builders on the Sunshine Coast.  ...

Granny Flat Modular Homes – I List all the Options

If you are looking to build a granny flat, you may have come across modular homes. So, when it comes to granny flat modular homes – what are your options?   Modular homes are...

Granny Flat in a Flood Zone? Here is What To Do About It

Today I address a commonly asked question, that turns many people off building a granny flat: Can you build your granny flat in a flood zone?   Yes you can. But there are various regulations...