Selling Houses Australia

Port Douglas Building Suppliers

Give your home a tropical makeover with the suppliers the Selling Houses Australia Extreme team recommends from episode five.

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For more information visit or phone 1300 291 914.


Superior Stain Resistance: Taubmans Endure is engineered with NanogaurdTM. It has an interlocking molecular structure making it harder for dirt and stains to penetrate the surface of the paint so your walls will stay looking fresh for longer.

Visit for full details.

Cairns Hardware Company has three stores based in Cairns, five stores in regional locations including Innisfail, Atherton, Mareeba, Mossman and Cooktown. Cairns Hardware also has four manufacturing outlets which can make roofing, roof trusses, metal door frames, gutters and windows. Within the Cairns central location they have a specialty Paint Station, Bathroom & Kitchen Shop, Tool Shop and drive-through Trade Centre, where every tradies and serious home renovator’s wish list can be met!

Cairns Hardware Company was in integral part of this ambitious project, supplying &and delivering in excess of $15,000 worth of timber, hardware and other building material. Visit for details.

Garage World & Shed Boss, have one simple philosophy - it doesn't matter how little or how much you're spending, you deserve the best. They use only the latest steel fabrication technology, first class Australian made materials, designs, and the best qualified trades people so that we can deliver you quality Australian made garages and sheds.

Garage World & Shed Boss is a network of independently Australian owned and operated businesses. Garage World garages and sheds are constructed using Quality BlueScope Steel, offering you a diversity of shed configurations and colours from the Colorbond range ensuring your shed withstands any conditions and anything else Mother Nature throws at it, without comprising on style. Their range is supplied and built to practically any application to suit your lifestyle and budget. So if you need a carport for your car, shed for the boat, or some extra room for your toys, don't go past a Garage World shed! Build it Strong, Build it Right!

Garage World supplied and installed the new pre-fabbed flat-top carport in the front yard. For details email or visit for details.

James Hardie is a leading international building materials company and a global leader in fibre cement, one of the world's fastest growing building products. Fibre cement is used in the exterior and interior of a building, from exterior cladding and internal lining, to fencing, bracing and decorative finishes.

Their major operations span Australia, New Zealand, the Philippines and the United States. They employ over 2,500 people who generate revenue of more than A$1.55 billion a year.

James Hardie came to the rescue, supplying 50 sheets of their exclusive Hardy Groove Interior Wall panelling which allowed the team to completely sheet the interior of the house in record time.

For details visit

Raw & More is a locally owned and operated business focused on a prompt and
reliable customer care, meeting the needs of the community for landscaping

Raw & More supplied and delivered the topsoil to support the turf, the road base and River Stone Blue (20mm) for the carport surface and Hoop Pine Mulch for the tropical garden beds.

Phone: 07 4098 4114

Transpacific and our subsidiary company, Transpacific Cleanaway, is Australia and New Zealand’s largest industrial services, waste management and recycling company.

Their philosophy is that all waste is a resource and their aim is to incorporate recovery, recycling and reuse throughout our operations.

They’re strongly committed to the safe and responsible management of waste, regulatory compliance, and the protection and enhancement of the environment

For more information or to arrange a free ‘no obligation’ waste assessment contact 13 13 39.

Caroma Dorf is Australia’s foremost designer, manufacturer, importer and distributor of residential and commercial bathroom fixtures and sanitaryware products, including toilet suites, urinals, basins, spas, baths, showers, tapware and accessories.

With a stable of iconic Australian brands such as Caroma, Dorf, Fowler, Stylus, Irwell, Radiant and Clark, Caroma Dorf is known both locally and internationally for its innovative designs, world leading water-saving technology and superior product quality.

Caroma Dorf supplied the following products for the bathroom makeover:

Vanity- 1200mm single bowl 3 hole waste and plug- (Boston Range)
Mirror Cabinet- 750x600mm shaving cabinet – (Boston Range)
Vanity Tap Set- Lusso Range – Basin Set / Lusso Shower Set
Bath- Bath/Shower – Concept – 1675 – Inset bath
Toilet- S-trap bottom inlet
Toilet Roll holder/Rail- Cosmo 600mm towel rail and Cosmo toilet roll holder

Vanity Cabinet- 1200mm single bowl 3 hole waste and plug- (Boston Range)
Mirror Cabinet- 750x600mm shaving cabinet – (Boston Range)
Vanity Tap Set- Lusso Range – Basin Set / Lusso Shower Set
Shower Rose Bath/Shower – Concept – 1675 – Inset bath
Toilet- S-trap bottom inlet
Toilet Roll holder/Rail- Cosmo 600mm towel rail and Cosmo toilet roll holder

For more information visit or

Beaumont Tiles is Australia's favourite place for tiles and bathroomware. With over 80 stores across Australia – there is a store near you!

All the best range, style and value tiles from around the world.

Visit to find your local store.

Blinds Online is Australia's largest online window furnishings website and the range is not just limited to all types of blinds, as you will find a huge selection of curtains and pelmets too. All products are custom made to your measurements, to ensure a quality product that will fit perfectly every time.

Blinds Online supplied for the Master Bedroom Roman Blinds in white.

For more information visit .

Carpet CALL is Australia’s largest independently owned flooring retailer providing all your flooring needs, carpet, timber, laminate, vinyl and rugs.

All their rugs are offered on home approval, make sure the colours and the size are right, live with the rug for 24 hours if you like it then buy it, if not return it.

Carpet Call supplied 100 m2 of Classic 1050: Oak Lined Wideplank floating floor as well as the new carpets in the bedrooms.

Arrange an obligation free appointment, 7 days a week and also after hours, by calling 13 23 23 or visiting

MICA Lighting carries over 10,000 product lines, catering for all your lighting needs. Domestic, commercial or retail. All items, product data sheets and prices are available 24/7 on their online catalogue at or call 03 9404 5244. All sales must be conducted via our website, and deliveries are immediately dispatched via our courier partners.

Shop 24 days a week, 24 hours a day, from the privacy of your own home or office. Mica Lighting supplied all 9 Fan Lights used throughout the home, to combat the heat and humidity in Port Douglas. We used the Aero 48” White Ceiling Fan.

If you are looking to refurbish your home, office, restaurant or investment property, look no further. They have a wonderful selection of furniture both indoor and outdoor to make an incredible difference to your home. They are a 'one stop shop' and their property stylist can achieve a complete makeover. Call (07) 4041 6086 or email All furniture, some artwork, lamps and all accessories were supplied by Posh Lifestyle.

Spotlight is the largest fabric, craft and home decorator company in Australasia with stores. Operating over 100 stores with plans for continued growth the Spotlight brand has become synonymous with expertise in home decorating products, fabrics and crafting items all required by the “Do-It-Yourself” customer.

Spotlight supplied a number of accessories used for Port Douglas such as cushions, vases, bowls and soft furnishings using a blue, green, ivory and orange colour scheme.

Visit or call 1300 305 405.

Potsonline are factory direct importers and suppliers of a unique range of feature pots, planters, urns and water features. They stock Lightweight Fibreglass, Atlantis, Terrazzo, Old Stone, Glazed, Sandstone and Marble plus lots more.

The Selling Houses Australia Extreme team used one Low Bowl in Old Stone, one Belly Pot (Medium) in Old Stone and three Roll Top Planters in Old Stone (sizes small, large and XL).

For more information visit for catalogues, website for images, dimensions and retail pricing.

Kennards Hire is a family-owned business that has grown into one of Australia's leading hire companies.

They operate more than 100 hire centres nationally and offer a large and diverse range of tools equipment and vehicles in our general hire centres and now also have dedicated branches for Traffic, pumps and generators.

Check out for a branch near you.


Charlie created an all tropical planting scheme which included Windmill palms, Philadenrons, Giant Roheo, Pandanas trees, Elephants ears, Heliconias, Bromeliads, Hymenocallis, Crotons and Gingers. Most of these plants will only survive in hot, wet, tropical conditions.

For more information email

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Posted by Tara353Report
I love how that tropical makeover looks! I love the trees in the front. The color of the house is great too! I love all shades of blues and purple!

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