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Established in 1979, Classic Cabins is an Australian family business with nearly 40 years of experience in the cabin construction industry. We believe that our customers should have maximum flexibility with their outdoor space, whether you need a first home, studio or accommodation for a relative in your own backyard.

 

Here we give you all the latest news on our builds, our process and current news straight from the factory floor, our customers and out on the road.

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Transforming Your Backyard Studio into a Man Cave

Transforming Your Backyard Studio into a Man Cave

Man caves are usually set up at home, usually in the basement or the attic, but they are sometimes limited by space restrictions. This is a problem that is easily fixed with a backyard studio.

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He Sheds, She Sheds: Stylish and Functional Ways to Design Your Backyard Cabin

He Sheds, She Sheds: Stylish and Functional Ways to Design Your Backyard Cabin

A backyard cabin isn’t just an accessory to your property for additional storage. When you build a cabin in your Melbourne or Sydney backyard, it can be a space where you welcome guests coming over to stay for a few days or a personal haven where you can enjoy your hobbies in private.

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Should You Invest in a Backyard Studio?

Should You Invest in a Backyard Studio?

One of the best ways to enjoy the view of your garden is through the seclusion of a backyard studio. Not only will this space get you closer to nature; backyard rooms come in many different forms, and are designed to adapt to a number of uses.

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Creating the Perfect Teenage Retreat

Creating the Perfect Teenage Retreat

Living with teenagers can be a challenge, especially if your home is short on living space, has limited storage or has an ad hoc layout. Investing in a teenage retreat not only increases the house value -- it also improves living space and promotes harmony within your home and family.

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Transportable Homes’ Benefits Beyond Mobility

Transportable Homes’ Benefits Beyond Mobility

Given the quality and distinctness of structures built with traditional methods, there’s still a place for traditional processes in the construction industry. But for homeowner hopefuls with limited time and budget, alternative construction methods are more suitable.

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What You Need to Know about Designing Your Granny Flat

What You Need to Know about Designing Your Granny Flat

Granny flats are becoming more popular among Australian homeowners. They are a wonderful way to add living space to your home without the hassle of making significant alterations to your house.

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The Evolution of Granny Flats in Australia

The Evolution of Granny Flats in Australia

Since 2015, a large part of the Australian population has had granny flats installed on their property. Architects today continue to respond to a steady demand by designing beautiful extended living spaces.

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Home Theatre: Transform Your Granny Flat Into a Home Entertainment Room

Home Theatre: Transform Your Granny Flat Into a Home Entertainment Room

Having an entertainment room is a terrific addition to any home, especially if you have relatives or guests who visit your place frequently. Whether you are looking to enjoy a casual afternoon hang-out or spend an all-night movie marathon, home entertainment rooms allow you the comfort of doing these leisurely activities in a more intimate and comfortable setting.

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10 Things that should be in Your Teenage Retreat

10 Things that should be in Your Teenage Retreat

There are often two phenomena parents with teenagers witness at home. Their teens either stay cooped up in their rooms or their teens’ friends usually take over the living room and the kitchen.

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Space-Efficient Design Ideas for Your Mobile Cabin

Space-Efficient Design Ideas for Your Mobile Cabin

The ‘Tiny Home Movement’ is on the rise across Australia, giving people opportunities to settle into compact and cost-effective living spaces. Transportable options are even more enticing as it allows homeowners to relocate their homes whenever, wherever.

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