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5 Key bathroom renovations that add style and flair

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, When your bathroom has seen better days, but you only have a limited budget for renovations, the solution is to spend your money on just one or two key features. The features you select for your bathroom renovations, will depend on the… View Article

3 Home renovations that are a waste of money

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, Home renovations are extremely popular right now and since purchasing a property is a huge accomplishment for most of us, one of the first things we want to do is to make it our own. We want to redecorate all the rooms,… View Article

The best renovations that add value to your home

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, When it comes to renovations, we all want to spend as little money as possible and have the most fabulous renovations in return. The problem is that some renovations can be expensive, so if you are ready to spend up to $30,000… View Article

Add value with easy and affordable bathroom renovations

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, Are you in the mood for renovations? We all know that bathrooms sell houses, but a fabulous, modern and spa-like bathroom doesn’t have to cost too much money and can seriously improve your lifestyle. Who doesn’t want a wonderful bathroom where they… View Article

Top Kitchen Makeover Tips for a Fast House Renovation

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, As we all know, house renovations can be quite time consuming, particularly when you are not sure what you want and how to achieve the right look and feel for your home. This week we will take a look at quick kitchen… View Article

A Stunning Perth Home Renovation in 16 Weeks

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, If your home needs a renovation, you must check out this fabulous Perth home renovation, completed by Sasha in just 16 weeks. Normally, Sasha’s turnkey home renovations take between 6 to 8 weeks, but as you will see, this was a complete… View Article

5 top tips for quick house renovations on a budget

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, Some of us want to refresh our homes and some of us want to do complete house renovations. Wherever you are on the makeover to renovation scale, here are 5 top tips for quick house renovations that will make a huge difference… View Article

7 pre-sale renovation tips for home owners

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, Whenever we put our homes on the market, we always want the best possible price. The problem is that buyers don’t see our homes as we do, so to achieve the top price we often need to do some minor renovations to… View Article

3 tips for a successful cafe or restaurant fit out

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, You might not know this, but Sasha deBretton is not only the Queen of house renovations, but she is also one of the most successful shop fitters in Perth. Sasha has taken her skills, talents and turnkey solutions and applied them to… View Article

Tick these two boxes before you start renovating your house

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, If Perth is any indicator of what is happening across Australia right now, then house renovations are very popular with many home owners. So if you are considering renovating your home any time soon, here are two things you need to think… View Article

Is an open floor plan your best option?

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog. It seems that every time you turn around these days, there is another house renovation show on TV and the one feature they all have in common – is people knocking down walls. Over the past few years, open plan living has… View Article

Pantone’s Colour for 2016 is revealed

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog. Interior designers in Perth always keep an eye open for the new colour from Pantone, because you always see it popping up everywhere from home furnishing, to makeup to clothes and accessories – people put a lot of faith in Pantone’s colour… View Article

Lifestyle Makeovers and House Renovations with Sasha deBretton

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog. As you already know, Sasha and her Million Dollar Makeover team specialise in the fastest and the highest quality, house renovations and luxury makeovers in Australia. As renovators, designers and builders, Sasha and her fabulous team continue to outshine everyone else in… View Article

Fabulous kitchen trends for 2016

Hi everyone and welcome to this week’s blog post. Just about everyone loves a beautiful kitchen that is full of functionality and looks absolutely fabulous. So if you are considering home renovations in Perth this year – here are the best kitchen trends for 2016. Increased functionality with more storage… View Article

Hot bathroom trends for 2016

Hi everyone and welcome to this week’s blog post. We all know that bathrooms sell houses, so if you are thinking of starting a home renovation in Perth, here are the hottest bathroom trends for 2016. Fabulous long trough sinks There is nothing quite like the classical look of a… View Article

Are you ready for a post Xmas renovation?

Hi everyone and welcome to this week’s blog post. Hopefully everyone has had a wonderful Christmas and New Year and you are all settled back into the working year. This is the time of the year however, when home owners start to consider the idea of home renovations in Perth,… View Article

House Renovations – 5 tips to instant curb appeal

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, One of the best strategies to increase the value of your home is to ramp up its curb appeal. If you want to sell your property, this is an essential step in the pre-sale process, because you want potential buyers to fall… View Article

House Renovations – Top 7 budgeting tips for your next renovation

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, With the outstanding success of ‘The Block’ reality renovation series, there has been a massive increase in people wanting to renovate their homes. The problem is that you can really overspend on a renovation, particularly if you haven’t done anything like this… View Article

House Renovations – 5 Bathroom mistakes to avoid

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, We all know that bathrooms sell houses, so if you are ready to renovate your bathroom then you want to make sure that you don’t make any costly mistakes. Of course, you want your bathroom to be the best it can be… View Article

House Renovations Perth – Hot Bathroom Trends 2015 -16

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog. We all love our bathrooms and they are no longer just an afterthought in our homes, they are now a luxurious sanctuary where we can relax and rejuvenate ourselves. Bathrooms can also add a lot of value to our homes, if they… View Article

Home Renovations Perth: 4 secrets to a perfect extension

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog, An extension is a fabulous idea when you are running out of space, but you are still in love with your location. Many of the Million Dollar Makeovers clients ask for an extensions as part of their home renovations in Perth and… View Article

Interior designers Perth: Tips for a fabulous hallway

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog, Many of us overlook our hallways and just think of them as a place where we enter and exit our homes and somewhere to dump everything when we return. A boring, dark and cluttered hallway however, can seriously detract from the overall… View Article

House Renovations: 15 Feng Shui tips for a harmonious home

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog, House renovations can be stressful, particularly if you are managing the project yourself. So here are 15 Feng Shui tips that will bring positive energy and harmony back into your newly renovated home. Don’t block positive energy flowing through your home with… View Article

House Renovations: Sasha brings the Hayman Islands to Perth

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, How many times have you been on holiday and wished your home could look just as beautiful as your rooms at the hotel? Well that’s exactly what some of Sasha’s clients wanted recently – they wanted their Fremantle home to have the… View Article

Perth Shopfitters: Dated Italian restaurant to French chic tapas bar

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, You might not know, but Million Dollar Makeovers doesn’t just perform home renovations, we also perform commercial renovations and we put as much love and effort into these as we do into your homes. So this week, we have an amazing commercial renovation to show you,… View Article

Home Renovations Perth – What is contemporary design?

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, Lots of people talk about contemporary design, but sometimes it is difficult to understand the exact look and feel of this design. What is a contemporary design and how can you use this type of style to bring your own property bang… View Article

Perth Interior Designers: Renovation vs Makeover

Hello everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, When it is time to update your home, one of the choices you need to make is between a cosmetic makeover and a renovation. There is a huge difference between these two types of upgrades and your decision needs to be made… View Article

Perth home renovations: How to create a welcoming guest bedroom

Hello everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, Maybe you have just renovated and are ready to decorate your new guest bedroom or maybe you just want to makeover your spare room. Whatever your reason, creating a welcoming guest bedroom for friends and relatives when they visit is easier than… View Article

Perth home renovations: Quick home makeover tips

Hello everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, Sometimes we don’t want to take on a complete makeover just yet, but we do want to make some fabulous changes to turn our home from drab to fab! So here are a list of quick fixes you can do in a… View Article

Perth Interior Design: 8 Tips for Small Bathrooms

Hi everyone and welcome to this week’s blog. Just because you have a small bathroom, does not mean that it cannot be fabulous. So here are a few design tips and tricks that will help you make the most of your small space. Add height: Adding the illusion of height… View Article

Perth Interior Design: Top Bathroom Renovation Tips

Hi everyone and welcome to this week’s blog. Bathroom renovations – you either love them or hate them, but just about everyone wants a wonderful, relaxing bathroom. So sometimes, you just have to bite the bullet and decide that now is the time for a bathroom makeover or even a… View Article

Perth Interior Design: Tips on Living Room Designs

Hi everyone and welcome to this week’s blog. Every few years it is a good idea to reassess our home decor and decide if it is still suitable for our needs. The way we decorate our homes, the colors we use, and the furniture and lighting, all have either a… View Article

Is the Demise of Retail Shops Imminent?

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, Since we are in the Perth shop fitting business (we perform shop fit outs as well as home renovations), over the past few years we have seen an uptick in online shopping with a subsequent drop in retail sales. So is this… View Article

Home Renovations Perth: A Fabulous Penthouse Makeover

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, Have you seen Sasha’s new video on YouTube yet? If you haven’t then you can check it out here: http://youtu.be/mrJ0WKQUiHw In this video, Sasha shows you around her wonderful East Perth penthouse makeover. Her clients had asked Sasha for a Manhattan inspired,… View Article

Perth Home Renovations: Top 5 Renovation Tips

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog. If you are starting off the new year with the lofty idea of renovating your home – congratulations and welcome to the club! Sasha has made renovations her life’s work and she knows everything there is to know about renovating properties and… View Article

Perth Home Renovations: Top Trends for 2015

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, As this year comes to a close our design thoughts are turning to 2015 and the up and coming trends we are likely to see more of throughout the coming year. The one trend we have seen happening more and more this… View Article

Perth Home Renovations: Create your Dream Sanctuary

Merry Christmas to everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog, As we all know, Sasha is Perth’s Queen of Renovations and there are many reasons why she has achieved this exalted recognition. One of these reasons is because Sasha makes it her business to give her clients their dream sanctuary… View Article

Home Renovations in Perth: Sasha’s Top Bathroom Tips

Welcome to this week’s blog everyone. This week we are going to take a look at some of Sasha’s hot tips to make your bathroom stand out from the crowd. It doesn’t matter whether you are renovating an existing bathroom or decorating a new extension, the bathroom is the one… View Article

House Renovations in Perth: DIY Tip – Know the Market

Welcome to this week’s blog. For the past few weeks we have been chatting about DIY renovations and the mistakes that you need to avoid. We have looked at the benefits of hiring a project manager and the hazards involved in obtaining quotes for the work. Another problem that many… View Article

Perth House Renovations: DIY Project Management

Your home is one of the biggest investments that you will ever make, so ensuring that your renovations run smoothly is essential to your bank balance and your peace of mind. The last thing you want to happen is shoddy workmanship, tradies not turning up on time and the whole… View Article

Home Renovations in Perth: DIY Tips

Previously we looked at DIY project management and why you need to be really sure that you want to go down the renovation road alone. Project management is a very skilled job and not everyone has the knowledge and expertise to pull it off, within budget and with deadlines. So… View Article

Home Renovations Perth – A Fabulous Renovation in Nedlands

  Hi Everyone, and welcome to this week’s blog. This week we are going to share some of the before and after photos from one of Sasha’s latest renovations in the beautiful suburb of Nedlands in Perth. This was originally a tired and drab looking property that was desperately in… View Article

Perth Home Renovations: Sasha’s Recent TV Snippets

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog, Sasha is in the SMEG Showroom again to show you an awesome new party trick from SMEG – the pop up range hood. Yes! SMEG have designed a pop up range hood that is recessed into your kitchen bench top and glides… View Article

Home Renovations Perth: Yet Another Wonderful Client Testimonial

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog. Sasha has been inundated with fabulous testimonials from her delighted clients, so we are going to share another one today with you. This testimonial is from a couple in Perth who asked Sasha and her team to renovate their penthouse apartment. Recently… View Article

Home Renovations Perth: Another Fabulous Testimonial

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog. We have another stunning testimonial from one of Sasha’s delighted clients to share with you today. This is from the owners of a newly renovated home in Cottesloe, Perth, which is a beautiful beach side suburb, just 15 minutes from the city.… View Article

Perth Home Renovations: A Fabulous Testimonial!

Hi Everyone, Sasha has received this wonderful testimonial from one of her clients who were so happy with their fabulous makeover! Here is an excerpt of what they had to say and you can read the entire testimonial if you click here. “We would love to thank Million Dollar Makeovers… View Article

House Renovations in Perth: Induction vs Gas Cooktops

Welcome to this week’s blog. In the latest episode of The West Real Estate Program, (episode 27 on channel 7), Sasha takes you to the fabulous, new SMEG Showrooms in Perth, to discuss the differences between induction and gas cook tops. Induction or gas stove tops? Sasha explains that the… View Article

Home Renovations in Perth: Renovation Tips

Welcome to this week’s Blog, As you know, Sasha is a regular presenter on the West Real Estate Program (channel 7) and each week she gives fabulous renovation tips to her audience. In episode 26, Sasha was on the site of her latest renovation in Perth, which is a cosmetic… View Article

Renovation Tips: 3 Common Mistakes in Kitchen Design

Sasha deBretton and her Million Dollar Makeover team are Perth’s home renovation experts and have built a reputation on transforming tired, old houses into fabulous, modern, stylish homes. Sasha’s new venture – The Renovation Company – has really taken off and Sasha is flat out turning her client’s dreams into… View Article

House Renovations Perth: Fabulous Italian BBQs

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog. If you have been watching Sasha on the West Real Estate Program, you will have seen lots of great renovation tips for your home. In Episode 23, Sasha shared one of the hottest design trends with her audience – the latest SMEG… View Article

House Renovations Perth: Sasha’s News and Updates

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog. This time around we have a fabulous testimonial from one of Sasha’s clients to share with you and an update on Sasha’s regular presentation on The West Real Estate Program. A house renovation testimonial This client was super impressed with the quality… View Article

Home Renovations Perth – New Trends this year

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog. The renovation world has started to pick up this year and home renovations are predicted to increase over the next few years.  More and more people are choosing to renovate their homes rather than spend dead money on selling and moving costs… View Article

Home Renovations Perth – Sasha’s News

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog. To start off we have some fabulous news for home renovators everywhere. Have you ever desperately wanted a fast makeover, but can’t find the time to do it or even someone to do it for you? Well worry no longer because Sasha… View Article

House Renovations Perth – Australia is Renovating!

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s blog. Have you noticed that house prices seem to be on the increase this year? It’s great news for all home owners and for those thinking of selling their property. The number of people renovating their properties is also on the rise after… View Article

Home Renovation Perth: Another Stunning Makeover

Sasha deBretton is Perth’s Property Princess – she is renowned for her stunning makeovers and her fabulous renovations in rapid time. In 6 short weeks, Sasha’s clients are given a fabulous dream home, from floors to accessories to artwork. Sasha uses her rapid turnkey solution to give her clients the… View Article

House Renovations Perth: Sasha deBretton’s News

Hi Everyone and welcome to this week’s Blog. We have two great pieces of news for you this week – First, Sasha will answer all your renovation questions in the Sunday Times on June 29th and second, Sasha talks about the fabulously popular Manhattan Design Style on the West Real… View Article

Home Renovations Perth: Sasha’s Latest Hamptons Makeover

Sasha deBretton has completed another fabulous renovation in Perth. Offering affordable, cosmetic renovations, Sasha deBretton CEO of her new venture – The Renovation Company, sister to the Million Dollar Makeover company,  recently presented a stunning makeover on The West Real Estate Program. With her team of expert designers, Sasha performed… View Article