Newcastle Herald highlights award-winning designer granny flat

We always feel a buzz when our designer granny flats are showcased in the media, and this time our award-winning Silverdale was the focus of a Newcastle Herald Weekender article on the rise of [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Meet the Backyard Grannys team – Jacob Kepreotes

Jacob has been with our team for three years and is currently a member of our building coordination team. He holds a Bachelor of Construction Management from the University of Newcastle and says [...]

Meet the Backyard Grannys team – Jack Peacock

Jack Peacock has been with Backyard Grannys for four years and is one of our Building Coordinators. Jack holds his Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management makes him ideally suited to the [...]

Meet the Backyard Grannys team – Aemelia McComb

Although she’s only been on the scene for less than a year, Aemelia McComb is already a highly valued member of the Backyard Grannys team. This is her first full-time job and even though she’s [...]

Meet the Backyard Granny’s sales team – Mick Spring

Mick Spring has been with Backyard Grannys just shy of one year and is the Sales Manager for our sales team. His interest in building and design, along with his years of sales in the building [...]

7 things to know when building a granny flat

The addition of a granny flat is a smart way to increase the value of your property – by boosting the amount of liveable space. Whether it is to be a granny flat to accommodate downsizing [...]

7 reasons why granny flats make the ideal home for seniors

As our loved ones begin to age, discussion inevitably turns to their accommodation needs and deciding on the best environment in which they will feel comfortable, happy, safe and supported. For [...]