Seamless indoor-outdoor living for designer Central Coast granny flat

We love this designer Central Coast granny flat we recently built. This innovative design was created to make the most of the timber deck that leads off the open plan living room, with a large [...]

Building a two storey granny flat: Site Preparation

This is the 2nd blog in a series of 6 about the process of building a two storey granny flat. In Australia, there’s been an increase in homeowners and investors building granny flats within their [...]

Build a two storey granny flat: The process from start to finish

Backyard Grannys are passionate about creating high quality, affordable granny flats in Newcastle, the Central Coast and Sydney. Our granny flats are designed to cater for a wide range of client [...]

More space created with this attached granny flat in Lake Macquarie

A Lake Macquarie couple came to see us because they were looking for a solution to needing more space, but did not have a large backyard. Because of the design of their house, we were able to [...]

Property investors choosing Lake Macquarie to build granny flats

Sydney’s high price tags have clearly become a hard pill to swallow, with property investors and families looking north for property price relief and ending up in the burgeoning Lake Macquarie [...]

Sydney property investor commissions Central Coast granny flat

Our Sydney-based clients were looking for a way to improve the return on investment for their Lisarow property, and decided to build a Central Coast granny flat. This is the Allambie design, and [...]

Picture perfect Sydney granny flat

We recently completed a custom designed Sydney granny flat that we think looks just picture perfect! The floorplan has two bedrooms, with entry to the bathroom from both of them, an open plan [...]

High quality Sydney brick granny flat

This Forestville granny flat was custom designed and built to suit the requirements of the owners and the constraints of the site. This granny flat is located on the block facing the back fence, [...]

Lake Macquarie granny flat built for Mum!

One of the frequent reasons we have clients come to us for a granny flat is to be able to have their parents close by, but with their own space – and this is the case for this Lake Macquarie [...]

Sydney granny flat creates space for parents

  One of the many uses for a Sydney granny flat is to create extra living space for extended family members. This was the case for this family, who were running out of space having their [...]

Central Coast granny flat with lake views

This Central Coast granny flat certainly makes the most of its location, designed with a long deck across the front to make the most of the lake views. The East Gosford granny flat design has two [...]

Interstate investor chooses Central Coast granny flat investment

We often talk about the positive property investment yield that can be obtained from building a granny flat on the Central Coast, but did you know we can also manage the entire process – without [...]

Sydney granny flat just like a small home!

With a number of smart additions, this recently completed Sydney granny flat is much more like the size of a small home, than your usual granny flat. Whilst the Backyard Grannys team are able to [...]