House Extension Case StudiesView all types of renovations
House extension projects are one of the largest – and most life-changing – renovations you can do. But when you work with Refresh, our experienced team makes the whole process as hassle-free as possible. Take a look at our case studies showing some real-life transformations.
Dark Brisbane Kitchen Made Bigger and Brighter
The Crockhart family had a clear idea of how to renovate their small dark kitchen in Brisbane when they approached Refresh renovation specialist Rachel Whitford. Some unexpected challenges were encountered along the way, like removing a large amount of asbestos from a wall that seperated the kitchen and laundry. Read how Rachel managed the project and produced a fantastic result for her customers despite the unforeseen issues.
Glendowie Basement Renovation for Growing Demands
Growing family demands were the motivator for the downstairs renovation of this 1960’s family home in east Auckland. Find out how Refresh Renovations’ Saleem Bhiko navigated challenges to ensure this projected was delivered on time and budget.
Auckland Bungalow Revamp
When Auckland locals Tim and Amy McKenzie wanted an extreme makeover of their 1930s bungalow, they contracted Refresh Renovation’s Dave Georgetti to ensure the job was done right.
Upgrading a historic home and ridding it of asbestos
Knowing it would be a challenging project, Maria and Bob Dight decided to renovate their 1878 heritage home in Strathfield in Sydney’s Inner West. Their home was in need of significant updates, including the removal of asbestos, throughout.
Work in progress: A home renovation story - Part Three
At first unsure if they wanted to sell or renovate, Tony and Harriet Iro decided to embark on a complete makeover of their old home. After a renovation with significant changes to the floor plan and two extensions, the Iro house is now a modern family haven.
Subdividing, renovating and extending a property: Part Two
Although Tim and Kristy’s former home had ‘good bones’ and a classic 70s design, it was badly in need of love. The renovation process started when they moved the house 40m back from its original position. Now, they are thrilled with the results.
Subdividing, renovating and extending a property in Orewa: Part One
This complex project entailed sub-dividing a section, renovating an existing house and building a new family home. Renovation specialist Tim Walters undertakes this project on his family property in Orewa, north of Auckland.
Inside a 1920s home renovation with Refresh
Feedback is important, from concept to completion. We take a look at Wellington homeowners Sandy Natha and Eamonn Wilkie’s process to the completion of their home, with help from Refresh Renovations specialists Lia Boersma and Charmaine Davis. We spoke to Sandy and Eamonn about their renovation experience with Refresh Renovations.