How to prepare for your renovation project

So you're thinking of taking on a house renovation project? Breathing new life into an old home can be an overwhelming task, especially if you haven’t completed one before. With careful planning, thoughtful design and a considered choice of contractors, a renovation or addition can improve the livability of your home. Develop a plan The first step in a renovation project is to develop a plan that clearly states your main goal for your renovation which includes design inspiration and an [...]

By |2020-03-27T00:45:03+00:00March 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to prepare for your renovation project

What makes us different?

What makes us different from the competition? When it comes to designing your home or development, you have countless option to choose from. Check out the below list which confirms why we are different from the competition! 96% Success Rate! Did you know that we have a 96% success rate in obtaining Planning Permit approvals from Council? We work with you to ensure you get the most from your property, whilst ensuring we are designing within Council’s guidelines. Consultant Relationships [...]

By |2020-02-06T03:22:56+00:00February 6th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on What makes us different?

Unique, Contemporary & Innovative House Design

Project Information Size: 659.70 sq.m (71 m2) 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 3 Livings Spaces 2 Car Spaces & Store Infinity Pool Heathmont, Maroondah Council Summary The key to this particular project was the collaboration between Lateral Building Design and the Owner/Builder to bring a sense of uniqueness to a very individual design. The house was designed as a series of open spaces that flow and connect seamlessly throughout, creating a dwelling that is easy and enjoyable to live in. The generous proportions [...]

By |2020-01-23T00:54:17+00:00January 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lateral Building Design Studio

The team at Lateral Building Design have launched the new LBD Studio located in Bayswater, Victoria. The opening night was supported by past & present clients, alliances and consultants who we have built strong working relationships for over 17 years. The Lateral Building Design Studio was a 2 year concept in the making for business owners Donna & John. The space was once a factory and in keeping with the bones of the building we opted for an industrial theme. [...]

By |2020-01-23T00:54:25+00:00November 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lateral Building Design Introducing La Tink

We are pleased to introduce to our readers La Tink, one of our talented alliance partners. Latinka, the brainchild behind La Tink, and Bianca presented to our team a while ago and we reconnected at Women on the Go in August 2019.  The timing was perfect as we were in the midst of organising our LBD Studio and seeing many mutual benefits invited La Tink to join us in an alliance partnership. The beautiful custom made screens would divide the [...]

By |2020-01-23T00:54:31+00:00November 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Stairway to Storage. Space saving tips from our expert Building Designers.

Stairway to Storage. Space Saving Tips from our Expert Building Designers. Finding enough storage space in the home has always been a difficult challenge. Your drawers and cupboards are over flowing and you have items out on display that can make your place feel unorganised and cluttered. Storage has always come at a premium which is why it is ideal to maximise some dead space options around the home. Often overlooked, the space under your stairs is a wasted domain. [...]

By |2020-01-23T00:54:40+00:00November 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lateral Building Design Studio – Grand Opening

We got the party started at the Lateral Building Design Studio Grand Opening on the evening of Friday 11th October 2019. Clients, Consultants and guests visited our new studio to celebrate this big milestone for LBD in style. Beer & Wine was flowing and the grazing platter was an absolute hit full of everyone’s favourites. The event was a success and we are beyond grateful to our LBD family, past and present clients, consultants and alliances for their support throughout [...]

By |2020-01-23T00:54:46+00:00October 18th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Organised order or cluttered hoarder? Spring cleaning with Lateral Building Design

When you look at your home’s storage areas what do you see? Organised order or cluttered hoarder? With winter behind us and spring in the air, it’s a good time to declutter those storage areas around the home. After having our windows shut and doors closed during the frosty winter months we now get to welcome beautiful spring days by opening up the house and letting the sunshine and fresh air in. It also means it is the season to [...]

By |2020-01-23T00:55:03+00:00September 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Big journeys begin with small steps!

A concept is the founding idea behind a design. It is the why and the how to building great things. Your ideas, big or small is what helps guide us together in making your dream designs a reality. At Lateral Building Design, we love what we do, so much so that we complete on average 200 projects a year! These projects vary from a simple garage or carport to elaborate homes, multi-unit developments and commercial properties. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ We have [...]

By |2020-01-23T00:55:09+00:00July 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A little lovin’ straight from the oven

Many moons ago it was unheard of to have a residential home with more than 1 oven. Nowadays it is becoming the norm to have two ovens if space and budget agree. Shows such as The Block quite often have a chef’s style kitchen that also includes a butler’s pantry, allowing more people the opportunity to have that dream kitchen they have always wanted. What are the benefits of having two ovens you ask? You can cook the roast in [...]

By |2020-01-23T00:55:13+00:00July 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments