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SKILLION PATIOS AND GAZEBOS

SKILLION PATIOS AND GAZEBOS

Flat roof structures have made a huge presence in the Perth housing market in both residential or commercial roof design. These skillion roof profiles are also now finding their place in outdoor living spaces such as Patios or Gazebos, whether as part of a new home or renovation. The popularity of Skillion Patios and Gazebos is a result of their bold contemporary lines, lower¬†cost and easy and spe... »

Cedar Lined Timber Patio

Cedar Lined Timber Patio

This recently finished timber patio project has been a life changer for these clients in Kingsley . The extensive use of Cedar, featured framework and raked cedar lined ceiling make this a beautiful living space that is welcoming all year round. In addition to adding significant value to the existing home, the patio extension has added an extra generous size room onto the house which has been desi... »

Chunky Posts on Timber Patios

Chunky Posts on Timber Patios

There are many considerations to take into account when planning your new Timber Frame Patio. From the overall position, size and shape to the roof profile, materials and linings – a well considered design will equal a great result. At Austin Developments we are all about design; good design = great results . Patio and gazebo structures commonly use timber sizes that are too thin or small fo... »

Chunky Post Patios

There are many considerations to take into account when planning your new Timber Frame Patio. From the overall position, size and shape to the roof profile, materials and linings a well considered design will equal a great result. At Austin Developments we are all about design; good design = great results . Patio and gazebo structures commonly use timber sizes that are too thin or small for the ov... »

Patio Extensions to Existing Homes

Patio Extensions to Existing Homes

Alfresco areas expand a home’s indoor area to the outdoors and extensions of this kind are common projects for Austin Developments. As families grow and require wider living spaces, the expansion of the home into outdoor areas offers a perfect solution. This recent Austin Developments project entailed the extension of an existing alfresco and was achieved with the construction of an adjoinin... »

Timber Frame Patios

Timber Frame Patios

Timber frames patios are becoming an important part of outdoor entertaining areas in Perths residential areas. The use of timber in patios, especially along coastal suburbs, offers an advantage over colorbond or steel frames with superior resistance to corrosion and damage from the elements. A key consideration when planning patios in Perth is designing the patio in a way that captures the high no... »

What is the difference between Patios and Alfrescos

What is the difference between Patios and Alfrescos

Patios and Alfrescos are structures both perfectly suited to maximising urban outdoor living in Perth Western Australia. The additional living spaces provide by these structures are complementary to the indoor living areas and provide a transition from these to the outdoor areas of the home. People often ask about the ¬†differences between Patios and Alfrescos and while many modern design concepts ... »