PROJECT: Prescott Avenue, Mt Martha

Project: 21 Prescott Avenue, Mount Martha Architect: Wolveridge Architects Builder: MRB Constructions Few new homes are designed and contructed to a level like 21 Prescott Avenue in Mount Martha. Spectacularly modern with a firm emphasis on quality and functionality, this project is a KWD local favourite. Wolveridge Architects (www.wolveridge.com.au) have been in practice since 2000 and have […]

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KWD EXPANDS AGAIN

The team at KWD is growing again! Director Kate Walker is delighted to introduce Rachael Campbell and Yasmin Warren to the fold. With exceptional skills in their areas of expertise, Rachael and Yasmin have quickly become integral members of the KWD team. Rachael Campbell – Administrator.  Rachael is the ultimate time and administration manager.  With […]

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ARCHITECT IN FOCUS: ZENO ENTITY

Renowned architect group and KWD partner Zeno Entity are our feature firm in this week’s blog. The company is led by three directors from diverse project backgrounds,. The design architect of the practice is the award winning architect; Carlo Gnezda with over 30 years experience in residential and commercial projects. Carlo is assisted by specialised architects and draftsman […]

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Project: ‘Belle Mar’ Surrey Hills

PROJECT: ‘Belle Mar’ 49 Croydon Road LOCATION: Surrey Hills DEVELOPER and BUILDER: Virgon Property Group Belle Mar is Virgon’s latest luxury New Homes Collection. The collection offers 4 stylish floor plans, designed to accommodate any block shape and size – Slim, Duo, Triple and Basement. This contemporary new design aims to enhance the culture of indoor/outdoor living. The Belle Mar collection is flexible in […]

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Product Maintenance: Caring For Bluestone/Basalt

On a daily basis we at Kate Walker Design are asked for information regarding the safest products and procedures to correctly care for natural stone, and in particular, the very popular material, bluestone/basalt. Bluestone and basalt generally require the same products and procedures for cleaning protection and maintenance, however, as many varieties of these materials are […]

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DESIGNER IN FOCUS – Three Trees Landscape Design

Designer in Focus – Melinda Day of Three Trees Landscape Design Three Trees Landscape Design, led by Melinda Day, provides a complete landscape design service from Port Melbourne to Portsea. From professional design service  through to plant supply, Melinda’s team ensures the finest details are covered. Three Trees is about providing a comprehensive package with […]

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POOL TILES: To achieve an elegantly finished pool, newly created, but seemingly having been there forever, there are a few tricks of the trade to consider:

1) Carry the coping material into the waterline of the pool 2) Start the pool tiling just under the waterline (this helps reduce the build-up of ‘scum’ at the waterline) 3) Choose classic tiles, like 48×48, or 58×58 mosaics – very old school, yet elegant 4) Don’t be afraid to use a mottled tile.  Tiles […]

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PROJECT: Private Residence, Brighton

    ARCHITECT:  John Friedrich PRODUCTS:  All Floors:  Classico Travertine Cross-cut Honed and Filled 610x610x12mm; Bathroom walls:  Noce Travertine Cross-Cut Honed and Filled 610x610x12mm Bathroom Benchtops:  Honed Classico Travertine Crosscut and Filled Kitchen Benchtops:  Honed Carrara Marble External:  Classico Travertine Cross-cut Honed and Unfilled 610x610x12mm Pool Tiles:  58×58 Classic Blue Porcelain Mosaic  Working with this client […]

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