Here are some links and resources that we hope will help with your renovating.




Descriptions and illustrations of Victorian house styles. Styles/victorian.htm


Lots of pictures & construction details of Federation houses.


The National Trust NSW.


The Historic Houses Trust.


Where did your fireplace come from? Find out here.
Database & great readable Cast Iron information.


All manner of Australian Historical links


Working with recycled timber & building materials.


Wrought Artworks
Guido Gouverneur & Wendie McCaffley, blacksmiths & founders who design & make contemporary lighting, furniture, sculpture, security door screen & fencing at the original blacksmithing bays of the historical Eveleigh Locomotive Workshop Sydney.


NRMA building recommendations