From “little things, big things grow”….

We were approached by Fiona & Jules at “Sticks & Stones Landscaping Design” to initially work on the pool cabana. This then led to further discussions with the clients Stu & Carol about their ”ultimate” plans for the new outdoor living area which essentially didn’t exist. 

We see this a lot where they had a beautiful home, but step outside from the back door & there was nowhere to entertain or relax in comfort or style – the table & chairs were covered more often than not to protect them from the elements.

So we designed both the pool cabana & the main outdoor living area so they matched & blended with each other. The white timber lined ceilings work perfectly with the Hampton Style theme. Both areas have white painted, timber ceilings under Colorbond roofing with the main entertaining area combining ‘Velux’ skylights, flushmounted Heatstrips & downlights. 

However the pool cabana came with one box we had to tick – it could only have 3 posts & it was freestanding!  So in came our structural engineer who designed the ‘bones’ of the structure to eliminate the post which would have ended up in the pool.

We took care of all required drafting of plans, specifications & approvals – this project managed to get approved via a Principal Certifying Authority (PCA) under Complying Development which means we didn’t need a lengthy process through local council.

 

Specifications:

  • Size: Main outdoor entertaining area – 3890mm projection x 8950mm width
    Cababa – 2800mm projection x 2900mm width
  • Colorbond roofing with hand painted, V joint timber ceiling linings
    Total Investment $79,485.00 (GST Incl.) (October 2016) plus local authority fees

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Would you like to find out more?

Can you entertain our relax outside all year round? Is your BBQ & outdoor furniture always covered?

Contact us to have a discussion about the options available for your home.

We highly recommend that you share a coffee with us in our office so you can have a closer look at the products available in our display. We find that this helps our clients a lot as they can get a ‘hands on’ feel for each material option.

Our display is by appointment only, so use the section below to book in a suitable time for us to meet one on one to casually discuss your outdoor lifestyle.

 

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