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TAUBMANS ENDURE INTERIOR
Hallways, lounge and living room walls are amongst the busiest areas of any home, and as a result are susceptible to collecting dirt, dust, grease and finger marks. It is important that these surfaces can stand up to constant wiping, especially if you have little ones.
Taubmans Endure Interior is engineered with Nanoguard. It has an interlocking molecular structure that works to create a protective shield, so stains can be wiped away without compromising the quality of the paint or damaging the finish on your walls. It provides excellent mould and mildew protection throughout the life of the paint so you will have a cleaner and healthier home environment. This is why Taubmans Endure is the only interior paint with a 15-year guarantee*.
TAUBMANS ENDURE EXTERIOR
Most people think it's the weather that breaks down exterior paint. It's actually dirt and pollution that works its way into the surface of the paint, weakens it, and then the sun, wind and rain finish it off.
Taubmans Endure Exterior is engineered with Nanoguard that creates an interlocking molecular structure so dirt is less likely to stick and surfaces are easier to clean. It's tough, repels dirt and resists the elements such as baking heat from the sun, howling rain, and even snow, which is why it has a 15 year guarantee*.
Interior Endure- www.taubmans.com.au/Paints/Endure
Interior Walls Interior Low Sheen “Grey Ghost”
Interior Trims and Wardrobes Interior Semi Gloss “Crisp White”
We love lights!!
For us, lighting is not just about the flick of a switch. Lighting influences the way we feel, the way we work, the way we live. So for us, lighting is about helping our customers live brighter, and to love lights as much as we do.
Beacon Lighting has been illuminating Australian homes since 1974 and to this day we remain proudly Australian owned and operated. We are Australia’s leading lighting retailer with 70 stores (and more to come!) in all capital cities and regional centres, as well as online shopping. So you can live brighter wherever you are.
We give the environment the green light. Our 100% commitment to the environment is lighting the way for others as we seek to continually offer the most advanced energy efficient solutions available.
We won’t compromise on quality, ensuring new technology is stable, reliable and offers the greatest lighting efficiencies before we stock it. By closely monitoring the most innovative architectural, building and new home developments, designs and lifestyle principles, we can offer you specialised advice on the most efficient, cost effective ways to light your home or business.
From humble beginnings to Australia's largest lighting retailer, Beacon Lighting is a proudly Australian owned and operated business that has shone for more than 35 years. With steady and continual growth, an ever-expanding product range and lighting representatives who are the leaders in their field, we are proud of what we stand for and the journey to get where we are today.
Please visit us online at www.beaconlighting.com.au
Shaynna selected the following lighting from the Beacon lighting range:
• Hampton 1 Light Med and Tall Table Lamps in White used in the master bedroom
• Lilly 1 Light Small and Large Table Lamps in White used in the third bedroom
• Palmera 2 Light Mirror Wall Sconces in Chrome used in the main bathroom
• Grafik Wall Lights Small used throughout the apartment to replace the existing wall sconces
• Envirolux Carrera 32W T5 Square Fluro Flush Mount lights used throughout the apartment to replace the existing ceiling lights
Charlie selected the following to replace the existing outdoor lighting:
• Atlantis 2 Light Low Energy Round Flush Mount in White with Stainless Steel
• Sentinel 12V 2 Light Up/Down Wall Brackets in Marine Grade Stainless Steel
Our Company name is Cerbis and we offer a variety of different building products. These include the latest range of porcelain and ceramic tiles for kitchens, bathrooms, main floor areas and outdoor entertaining areas. We also have a specialist cabinetmaking service that supplies custom designed kitchens, vanities and wardrobes in Flatpack form or fully installed if the client needs it. We have our own dedicated factory manufacturing granite, marble and stone benchtops. Recently we’ve set up a factory to manufacture steel wall frames and roof trusses that are fully engineered for even the highest cyclonic wind ratings.
Please visit our website www.cerbis.com.au
Cerbis provided us with a 900mm Ceran Touch Control Electric Cooktop and a Double Oven both from Euro appliances.
The Choices story began in 1993 when Newfurn Limited, a co-operative group of independent furniture retailers established in 1959, first launched the brand. From an initial 17 stores in Victoria the brand has grown to being a major force in Australian retail today. ??Since those early days, Newfurn has evolved to be arguably Australia’s most progressive retail floor coverings Group.??In 2011 the Group undertook a major development decision. To change their name to Choices, to extend the range with more products, colours, textures and styles to provide customers with more opportunities ?to find the floor they’d been searching for.
At Choices we’re proud to say that we really know our stuff. Our Members combine extensive product knowledge with years of practical experience to help you find that perfect floor. ??But while they receive thorough training in all aspects of our products, customer service, colour, decorating and design, they also understand that floor coverings help create the mood and style of your home.??So, when you visit a Choices store, we promise you an enjoyable experience plus all the help you need to make the right choice for your home.
Please visit our website www.choicesflooring.com.au
Choices Flooring supplied and installed the Floorclic product in Snow Gum throughout the entire apartment in Darwin.
At Gainsborough, we’re all about opening a world of new possibilities. For over forty years we have built our reputation on developing and producing leading-edge door hardware – smart levers, knobs and locks that work silently to reflect the style and needs of our customers.
More than just a brand that opens doors, we want to open peoples’ worlds. We’re about inviting our customers to create living spaces with individual personality and flair. We’re here to help them live and work the way they choose and ensure they enter with style.
Contact us on 13 14 18 or visit our website, www.gainsboroughhardware.com.au
Gainsborough provided a Trilock Omni Allure Door Handle in Stainless Steel which was fixed to the front door.
GWA BATHROOMS & KITCHENS
GWA Bathrooms & Kitchens is Australia's foremost designer, manufacturer, importer and distributor of domestic and commercial bathroom and kitchen products. The product range includes sanitaryware, tapware, showers, accessories, bathware, stainless steel sinks and laundry tubs. GWA Bathrooms & Kitchens is at the forefront of product innovation incorporating water saving technology and is the market leader in water efficient sanitaryware and tapware. Our portfolio includes a number of well known Australian bathroom and kitchen brands such as Caroma, Fowler, Dorf and Clark.
Please visit our website www.gwabathroomsandkitchens.com.au
GWA Bathrooms & Kitchens supplied us with the following products to to complete Darwin’s kitchen and bathrooms:
• Caroma Slim Basin Mixer used in both the main bathroom and ensuite
• Caroma Metro Shower Set used in both the main bathroom and ensuite
• Caroma Metro Bath Set used in both the main bathroom and ensuite
• Caroma Profile 4 Skew Trap Toilet Suite used in the separate toilet area
• Caroma Metro double towel rail and towel rings used in the main bathroom and ensuite
• Caroma Tasman II Hob Sink Set used in the kitchen
With an established reputation for commitment to innovative design, unsurpassed craftsmanship and excellent customer service, JELD-WEN has provided reliable doors and windows to homes, apartments and commercial buildings around the world for more than 50 years.
As the market leader, when JELD-WEN expanded into Australia, it chose to partner with leading and trusted Australian brands that had strong reputations for commitment to innovative design, unsurpassed craftsmanship and excellent customer service.
JELD-WEN Australia is the name behind the iconic brands of Airlite Windows and Doors, Corinthian Doors, Regency Shower screens and Wardrobes, Stegbar and William Russell Doors.
The JELD-WEN Australia businesses all started as family operations and between them have built trusted relationships with Australian builders and homeowners for close to 70 years.
The JELD-WEN Australia team is passionately committed to transforming the residential built environment. As a business, JELD-WEN Australia takes pride in knowing their customers and appreciating the unique way in which they express their lives through their homes.
JELD-WEN Australia’s product offering delivers a total home solution with a diverse product suite from each individual brand giving customers a versatile and creative range of interior and exterior choices.
JELD-WEN Australia is committed to maintaining the trust of its customers and continuing to grow and flourish as the partner of choice for Australia’s residential industry.
JELD-WEN and Corinthian supplied the Lumina Entrance Door to replace the existing front door and help create the Balinese feel Shaynna was after.
John is a Visual Artist and Body/Mind Therapist, originally from the Philippines. He studied Fine Arts at the University of the Philippines before moving to Australia with his family in the mid 1980s where he majored in painting at East Sydney Tech and continued to explore his art and its impact on his personal growth and development. In the process, his vision evolved from an egocentric to a more ecocentric paradigm.
John lived the life of an artist, chasing the “vision” while struggling to belong to the commonly accepted rationale that was expected of a family man. He joined group exhibits, sold his works, illustrated books and literary journals while engaging in utopian pursuits that fitted in with his personal cosmology.
Much has changed since then as John continues to live and experience his dream.
Shaynna selected pieces from John’s most recent collection to help decorate the Darwin property.
Kas specialises in fashionable home furnishings that reflect the youthful outlook of its management and designers. It is a leader in design trends and this is reflected in its contemporary lifestyle product range. The Kas range includes bedlinen and coordinated accessories such as cushions, throws, comforters and foot stools. The coordination of designs and colours across many different products distinguishes Kas from other homeware suppliers and strongly appeals to retailers.
Please visit the Kas website www.kasaustralia.com.au
Shaynna selected the following items from the Kas range:
• Viridian Euro pillowcases in Multi
• Viridian Quilt Set
• Jocelyn Cushions in Green
• Samara Cushions in Cerise
• Chartreuse Sheet Set
• Pascal Cushions in White
• Wavey Throw Teal
• Pascal Cushions in Navy
• Tessa Cushions in Pink
• Tasha Cushions in Blue
• Samara Cushions in Aqua
Since 1996 we have committed to exploring and understanding the difference between House and Home. This started with the conscious decision to call our company Loot 'Home'wares and not 'House'wares.?
Your House is a structure built to shelter you from the elements and keep your belongings safe. Your Home is a quintessential member of your family. A living extension of your own personality, where you gather with your loved ones to celebrate all the best moments of your life, from a simple meal to the wildest of parties.??
Our aim is to provide our customers with the most powerful gift we could find - Choice.
Huge ranges of colours, sizes, materials and concepts. Allowing you to mix and match, to create your own palette, your own designer spaces, your own - HOME.?
14 years, 21 company-owned and 45 independent, owner-operated stores later, Loot Homewares is now considered to be one of the fastest-growing homewares companies in Australia and shows no signs of slowing down.
Please visit our website www.loot.com.au
Shaynna used a variety of accessories from the Loot Homewares in Darwin to decorate the Darwin apartment.
The LUXAFLEX® Window Fashions brand has been in Australia for over fifty years and is one of the most widely known and respected window covering brands in Australia. The brand has been synonymous with quality craftsmanship, innovation and value in the window coverings market, bringing to life the statement that ‘Smarter design begins with us’.
The range of LUXAFLEX® Window Fashions is the broadest collection of non-curtain window coverings available in Australia. It includes Venetian Blinds, Roller Blinds, Vertical Blinds, Shutters, Awnings, Sunscreens, Panel Glides and Roman Shades as well as luxurious and unique products such as the soft shades collection which encompasses DUETTE® Shades, SILHOUETTE® Shadings, LUMINETTE® Privacy Sheers and PIROUETTE® Window Shadings.
Please visit our website www.luxaflex.com.au
Luxaflex supplied and installed the following products:
• Dual Roller Blinds with Q Motion Technology in the lounge and dining room. The blockout fabric was done in Caspian Linen and the Greenscreen fabric was done in Evolution White
• Dual Roller Blinds with Edge Technology in the bedrooms. The blockout fabric was done in Caspian Linen and the Greenscreen fabric was done in Evolution White
• Evo Cable Awnings were installed on the exterior of the apartment to six windows. These were done in Everscreen Shale
NORTHERN TILE GALLERY
For quality tiles in Darwin, Northern Tile Gallery is the most up to date source or the best porcelain, mosaic, slate, stone, terracotta and ceramic tiles. Our commitment is to supply from quality manufacturers around the world. This enables Northern Tile Gallery to offer and extensive and exclusive selection of premium wall, floor and feature tiles.
Please visit our website www.northerntiles.com.au
Northern Tile Gallery supplied us with Sonara Bone Lapparto Tiles in a 300mm x 600mm size, which were used in the bathroom and ensuite and Flame Beige Tiles in a 600mm x 600mm size which were laid on the external balcony.
Pina Furniture is a unique independent store that provides tropical modern furniture, homewares and artwork. We specialize in Mango wood, Teak timber, Mahogany and other timbers, all suitable for the Tropics. We sell a large range of dining, living, lounge and bedroom furniture, that is of a high grade, value and mostly available in stock. We custom design furniture for commercial clients, so if you need to fit out on a large scale for
apartments, a restaurant or a resort then we can work with you to achieve
this with our in house Interior Stylist.
Please visit our website www.pinafurniture.com.au
Shaynna & Charlie selected a variety of furniture, accessories and artworks from Pina Furniture’s range to decorate the Darwin property.
Resurfacing Australia is the national network of professional Resurfacers.
Resurfacing is the process of spraying a specialised coating over bathroom and kitchen surfaces to update tiles, fittings, cabinets and bench tops. This finish gives your bathroom and kitchen a whole new look without removal.
Recycle your current kitchen and bathroom, and save yourself up to 75% in costs and time instead of replacement.
Using only premium products like our Poly-Glass Resin, which is designed for bathrooms and kitchens, Resurfacing Australia professionals can cosmetically update these rooms to become a feature of your home. We can offer a high gloss finish for bathroom tiles and fittings, and satin, matte or high gloss finishes for kitchen cabinets, all in the colour of your choice. We also offer our feature coating, which gives a granite look for kitchen bench tops and bathroom vanities from our range of 30 colours.
Visit www.resurfacingaustralia.com.au or call 1300 299 058 today to find your local Resurfacer.
The Resurfacing Australia team resurfaced the following areas in the Darwin apartment:
• The kitchen splashback which was resurfaced in a gloss white
• The kitchen benchtop which was resurfaced in Flintstone II Desert Stone
• The ensuite, main bathroom and toilet wall tiles which were resurfaced in a Taubman’s colour called Grey Castle
TIGER POTS & WATER GARDENS
Since its founding in 1998 Tiger Pots & Water Gardens has been the Top
End’s foremost supplier of pots, planters, garden ornaments, water features
and water feature supplies. Owned and operated by the Lyne family whose
involvement in the manufacturing of high quality pottery can be traced back
to 1948, Tiger Pots & Water Gardens is the premier choice for anyone who
takes their Pots and Water features seriously.
Please visit our website
Tigerpots loaned all the pots in Darwin.
A collection of specialist companies, Paradise Group encapsulates Paradise
Landscaping, Paradise Tree Services, Paradise Nursery and Paradise Property Maintenance. Since its inception over forty years ago, the Paradise Group tailor their unique and specialised knowledge of the Northern Territory to every job, utilising their wide array of services and products to provide truly exceptional results.
Paradise Group supplied rental plants for a period of 1 month:
• 3 x 25ltr Crytostachys Lakka
• 3 x 500mm Bismarckia nobilis
• 4 x 300mm Bambusa vulgaris
• 21 x 140mm Sedum gold mound
• 3 x 25ltr Licuala grandis
• 1 x 500mm Imperial Bromeliad (Vriesea imperialis)
• 7 x 140mm Dwarf Panda Grass (Pogonatherum paniceum)
• 7 x 200mm Neomarica bicolor gracilis
• 1 x 300mm Dillenia philippinensis
• 1 x 300mm Clerodendrum thomsoniae
TOP END REMOVALS
A locally owned and operated family business servicing the Northern Territory, Top End Removals specialise in tailoring a package to suit the needs and budgetary constraints of every job. With a wealth of experience in domestic moves, office moves, remote area moves and storage facilitation, Top End Removals engage every job with a professional, efficient and secure approach to ensure your possessions arrive at the new location in the same condition as they left the old.
Top End Removals moved the pots and funriture into the Darwin property.
PriceFinder is an online property search application offering a range of tools to assist in generating timely information for all residential, commercial and rural properties. PriceFinder was first launched in 2004 in Queensland quickly becoming a major force for property information and mapping solutions and is the preferred supplier for many real estate franchises, independent real estate organisations, major valuation firms and government departments. PriceFinder - too easy!
Please visit our website www.pricefinder.com.au
RP Data is the number one provider of property information, analytics and risk management services in Australia and New Zealand, 100% owned by CoreLogic CLX– the world’s largest data and analytics provider. Through its expansive database, it attracts a strong and loyal customer base ranging from real estate agents, finance and banking organisations, government and consumers. RP Data combines public, contributory and propriety data to develop predictive decision-making analytics, coupled with its business services that bring insight and transparency to property markets. Backed by 30-years of history, RP Data is the holder of the country’s largest residential and commercial property database; this provides an excellent platform to electronically value very property in Australia on a weekly basis - on average 30 million valuations are generated each month. Recognised as a leader and an established player in the mortgage industry, RP Data continues to work with the Australian Finance and lending community to minimise risk and deliver value to consumers.
Please visit us online at www.rpdata.com