MyTipsThe team at MyStyle Homes are passionate about designing, building and creating homes. To build the perfect home requires perfect planning. Below are some tips to help assist you on things to consider when designing and building your home. When it comes to planning your home, Grant Hartwig is your local Cairns builder that is passionate about building to your needs. Building Materials - Use quality low maintenance materials to add long term value to your home. Avoid the hassle of jumping up on your roof every 9 months to maintain your timber feature by investing in wood grain coloured aluminium slats. They are a great looking feature for the long term, without the need of re-staining them. Remember looking good can now be achieved, without any chance of falling off your roof.Locals using Locals - Grant is builder in Cairns who only uses quality local suppliers. This makes it easy for you to select fittings that reflect YOUR STYLE, plus enjoy prompt local warranty service should the need arise. Grant is available so clients can talk directly to the licensed builder for advice. When it comes to designing your home, Heather Ghidella can provide you the best advice and design options for your style home. Home Accessories - Tips for accessorising your home. When you need to accessorise, instead of shopping, look at what you already have. Add character with an old suitcase as a coffee table and then arrange candles, frames or some of your favourite books,I’d even add a book on physics to make me look more intelligent... that’s my style.Kitchen Tips - Kitchen Tips to think about when designing your home. Light your kitchen with pendants or halogens, or fit downlights under your top cupboards to create an exciting look and brighten your workspace. Colour with neutrals for that calm, classic look or make an impact with dark tones. Use colour in features like splashbacks or accessorise with appliances.