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Whether you're looking to boost the value of your property, need a separate lodging for your relative or just want to build a man cave/femme den, a granny flat is definitely the way to go. However, there are quite a few misconceptions about the planning and building process. What is and isn't allowed? We take a look at the legalities.


If you’re tired of sharing a bedroom or having to give up the television remote, perhaps it’s time to think about transforming your basement into a new living or entertainment space. A basement is a great investment for any home owner because the extra space will increase the value of your property. But more importantly it makes life easier for families that have to cram into small spaces.


Older homes have character, often boasting features like architectural windows and solid plaster walls that you don't find in many newer buildings. When it's time to renovate, though, older houses present costly challenges that aren't so charming. Here are the biggest and most common renovation issues you should prepare for.