Slab vs Bearers and Joists – which is better for a granny flat?

When it comes to building your Newcastle granny flat one of the earliest decisions you will make is will the foundation be a concrete slab or bearers and joists? We have written this blog to [...]

6 Top Tips for Living in a Granny Flat

Granny flats are a great option to live in and we have seen many of them built for multiple purposes over the years. They have been built for elderly parents, property investors, pool houses and [...]

Meet the Backyard Grannys Sales Team – Tracey Bailey

Joining Backyard Grannys in 2018, Tracey Bailey is a perfect fit for the business. She loves all aspects of construction from design to sale, but especially handing over the keys to the client [...]

Managing Director, Alex Mitchell, featured in Newcastle Herald interview

It is no secret that Backyard Grannys have been leading the way in granny flats in the Newcastle and Central Coast regions over the past seven (7) years. This business feature article focuses on [...]

Silverdale granny flat design sets benchmark for new designs

Backyard Grannys Managing Director, Alex Mitchell, puts granny flats in a new light with their newest trend revealed; designer granny flats. Since the business began over 7 years ago granny flats [...]

Backyard Grannys End of Year Recap!

We’ve continued to have great success in 2018, and the ongoing growth and success of our company could not be achieved without the support of our loyal clients and the hardworking Backyard [...]

Backyard Grannys featured on TV during Big Bash League

This week kicks off our Big Bash League TV advertising campaign which is live across December, January and February! If you are a cricket fan you will frequently see us on channels Prime & [...]

Fairlight granny flat design offers indoor/outdoor living at its best

The hugely popular Fairlight design is a stunning example of how Backyard Grannys incorporates the latest trends in home design with the relaxed lifestyle that is becoming the Hunter’s signature [...]

The Seaforth – a new trend in designer granny flats

Our newest one-bedroom granny flat design, The Seaforth, is full of style! Designed with a high level of architectural sophistication and elegance, the use of timber panelling sets this granny [...]

Hunter Headline Magazine features Backyard Grannys

2018 has been another big year for Backyard Grannys as we introduced our designer granny flats range and for the second year running took out the title of Newcastle Master Builders Association [...]

$10.5k raised for local charity Got Your Back Sista

Last week Managing Director, Alex Mitchell and Operations Manager, Daniel Carman participated in the Property Solutions 101 Challenge for Fastest Flat Pack Build in support of local charity Got [...]

Backyard Grannys supports local charity Got Your Back Sista

We were recently approached by our good friends at the Marketing GP to take part in a charity fundraiser, the Property Solutions 101 Flatpack Challenge. The event is being held to raise money and [...]

Award winning granny flat features in Newcastle Herald

We were thrilled to open the paper recently and see our Silverdale designer granny flat featured as Home of the Week in the Newcastle Herald Home & Garden Section. The article showcased our [...]

Master Builders Association Magazine Building Awards Feature 2018

We are still buzzing from the excitement of winning the Newcastle Master Builders Association Granny Flat of the Year award for the second year running. In the weeks following the win, we have [...]