Mark’s design for a Kew renovation recently took out the winner category for a home renovation over $1million. See the gallery flip book for this Award winning Kew Extension.
The Age Domain May 8th 2010 “You know when it feels right. We all get it to a point where we feel comfortable with it.” Mark MacInnis Page 2
Clients in North Melbourne wanted to create a inner city dwelling that had real wow factor. The use of a variety of materials and consideration to light and space as created this three level apartment that has a real urban contemporary feel. Colour and patterned walls all add to the appeal of this modern clean [...]
Mark featured in Renovate and Extend Magazine. Click here to view the article. Checklist – Before you engage an architect? Click here!
Here are some great ideas to consider when designing your bathroom. 1 – Night light and skylight It’s a fact, some tiles show every spec of dirt and never look clean (eg. shiny black tiles). Look for tiles that are mat in finish, not too dark or too light and a bit grainy to look [...]
It only takes a few special fixtures or features to give a home real “wow” factor. If you are in the process of thinking about a new home or renovation it is always a good idea to have an idea book or use pinterest to start collecting your ideas. There are so many ways to [...]
It is interesting to ponder what the homes of the future will be like? Will we be space conscious, or in space, and environmentally sensitive? What are the trends that will be shaping our housing patterns. Current trends that are shaping our homes are: Our kids are staying at home longer Our parents are moving [...]
Mark participated in the Grand Designs Home Show representing Archicentre where Peter Maddison gave a talk along side Kevin McCloud. Peter is the host of the show Grand Designs in Australia. The series has followed on from the UK hit and is part of the Lifestyle programming on Foxtel. The home shown is one from [...]
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With Spring in the air designing so you bring the outside in is a big advantage to living in Australia. Learn more about designing for our climate and your block here in this article.
What Architects Do? For some projects, architects wear many hats. They may create the design, do the drafting, select the materials and supervise the entire work process. Ideally, your architect will visit your building site and observe the direction of the sun, the placement of trees, and the location of the best views.These services will [...]
With the winter upon us we, are spending more time indoors. This time spent inside, along with the flurry of TV shows including The Block just finishing, can have you thinking about what you would like to do to our existing homes. Many of the clients I work with have a good idea of the [...]
Mark recently was the winner of a renovation he designed in Kew. The owners wanted to keep the best of the period, high ceilings, wide walkways and add a contemporary feel with materials, light and space. Working with the clients Mark identified the key elements of what spaces they needed and cleverly designed a home [...]
Mark MacInnis - Architect - Profile
Mark MacInnis is a Melbourne based Architect that focuses on clean, modern and spacious family renovations and extensions