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Cherie Barber

Renovations Expert

Cherie Barber personally renovated 26 properties and been involved in deals well over $50 million.

Cherie Barber personally renovated 26 properties and been involved in deals well over $50 million.

About Cherie Barber

Cherie Barber is a full-time professional renovator and highly sought after Australian public speaker. Born in an average working class family, Cherie grew up in Sydney’s Western Suburbs and was removed from school, against her will at the end of Year 10, in order to help her family make ends meet financially.

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Episode 7 on HGTV Luxury Finishes  

I have wonderful oak cabinets in my kitchen, however they are flat panel slab. On your episode you added trim. I loved it! What type of trim and width did you use? Also, did you do anything to c...

Bathroom renovation  

Hi Cherie, We love the Living Room Show. We live in a lovely weatherboard California bungalow in Parkdale (south east Melbourne), in our street we have noticed that the other houses that have been so...

Ghastly terracotta tiles  

Hi Cherie,I hate my terracotta floor tiles.(entry,hall,bathroom,toilet laundry)) What can I do to update them,besides ripping them up.Is there a paint/laminate flooring? Help!...

Renovating 101: Overcoming The Challenges

By Cherie BarberOn 19 Nov

Research and planning are key to a successful renovation, writes Cherie Barber.

How to Give Your Outdoor Area a Spring Renovation

By Cherie BarberOn 11 Aug

It may still feel like winter in many parts of Australia, but spring is just around the corner, which means it's time to get the outdoors looking shipshape, says Cherie Barber.

Surfing the World Wide Property Market

By Cherie BarberOn 1 Jul

The Internet is certainly not the Holy Grail of buying and renovating property, but it's a great starting point, says renovation expert Cherie Barber.

What Does a Bank Valuer Look for in a Property?

By Cherie BarberOn 4 Mar

Cherie Barber taps into her wealth of renovating experience to reveal 10 of the key things a bank valuer will be scrutinising in a property.

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