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If you are searching for renovation help as well as expert interior design in Perth, Western Australia then why not visit Sasha deBretton’s Showrooms in Claremont?

For a tour around her showrooms you can visit the Million Dollar Makeover Channel on YouTube and watch ‘The West Real Estate Program’ on Channel 7, episode 30. The program presenter, Lisa Bowra, takes a tour around the Showrooms with Sasha investigating the different vignettes or design styles on display for both clients and customers.

Fast, high quality renovation system

Sasha has been renovating for nearly 20 years – buying rundown properties, giving them a luxurious makeover and then selling on for profit. With her flair for design and her business acumen Sasha decided to help other people increase their wealth as well. And Sasha has achieved this by increasing the value of her client’s properties by – in some cases – more than $1 million dollars!

Her rapid, high-quality turn-key solution to renovating has taken the building industry by storm and won Sasha and her Million Dollar Makeover team numerous awards.

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How can Sasha help you?

Do you want to increase the value of your home? Or maybe add an extension, redesign the floor plan for better movement or simply just give your home a spruce up?

Sasha and her Million Dollar Team can provide simple cosmetic makeover – right up to large structural renovations. Her makeovers start around $70,000 but the increase in both value and life-style are priceless.

Many people want a simple cosmetic makeover before selling their property – to bring it up to scratch and obtain the best price they can for their property. Other people are happy in their location and their home – they just wish it was bigger or flowed better!

Sasha’s system not only gives you a luxurious makeover, including project management,  supplying and managing the trades people, interior design, buying of furnishings – in fact the whole, complete package from start to finish – but Sasha gives all this to you in record time!

And this is the key to Sasha’s success – she provides expert building, interior design and renovation skills and she does it FAST!

So for renovation expertise and interior design in Perth – visit Sasha’s Showcase studio in Claremont. They can be contacted by phone 08 9384 7447 or email


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Spanning from New Zealand to Russia, six Australian architects have been shortlisted for the International Architecture Jørn Utzon Award for their international work.

The award, named after the award winning Sydney Opera House architect, acknowledges the work of Australian Institute members living both overseas and within Australia for work executed outside Australia. Submissions were received for works completed in Asia, Russia, New Zealand, The US and the UAE.

The 2013 shortlist was unanimously selected by judges based in Asia, Europe and North America. The winner will be announced on Thursday 7th November 2013 at the Sydney Opera House.

Australian Finalists

Andrew Burns  - Australia House in Niigata, Japan, is a modest studio and art gallery in a compact triangular form.  The building was initiated after the original Australia House collapsed in a powerful earthquake aftershock in 2011.

Andrew Burns established his Architect practice in 2008 in Sydney.

Peter Stutchbury – Silver House in Cherepovets, Russia.  Constructed from prefabricated steel panels, it claims to reduce energy consumption by more than 60%.

Peter is a principal of his company Stutchbury Architecture and has practiced independently since 1981.

Koning Eizenberg – claims two finalist positions with two US based projects: Sobieski House in South Pasadena and 28th Street Apartments in Los Angeles.

The 28th Street development restores an original 1926 YMCA building that served as an important resource in the heart of Los Angeles’ African American community.  Sobieski House is built for a family of four and is a tribute to Californian life with adaptable, interconnected indoor and outdoor spaces.

Ian Moore Architects – 387 Tamaki Drive, a commercial and residential project in Auckland, New Zealand. Situated near the waterfront, the building has commercial office suites, residential apartments and a restaurant. The building is designed around 6 internal courtyards and is constructed of off-white precast concrete panels.

Kerry Hill Architects – Martin No.38, are a series of industrial apartments built in a former warehouse in Singapore. Design features include raw concrete, metals and natural timbers.

Kevin O’Brien Architects – Finding Country Exhibition – an official Collateral Event of the 13th Architecture Biennale 2012. The exhibition consists of a selection of drawings, the central one being 8x3m, expressing the traditions of aboriginal space and European space in Australia.

Kevin is a descendent of the Meriam Mir and Kaurereg peoples of the Torres Strait Islands and Irish immigrants. He established his architectural practice in 2006, in Brisbane.


These projects are a small indication of the breadth of talented Australian architects making an impact overseas.



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    • Sasha deBretton infuses her heart and soul into her fabulous home renovations in Perth – to give her client’s their dream home and dream lifestyle that they have always wanted. Over the years Sasha has received many, many thank you letters and testimonials from her ecstatic clients – and in this blog Sasha shares a recent testimonial from a very happy client in Perth.

      Client History

      Sasha’s client returned to Perth after 17 years and moved into a townhouse in West Leederville. It had been rented out for the last 15 years and was looking very shabby and unloved. Sasha’s client knew that she wanted to stay in the area and was keen to do a total renovation – but after hearing horror stories of friends’ renovations that had gone seriously over budget and dragged on for almost a year - she wasn’t looking forward to what lay ahead. Knowing her busy lifestyle and lack of interest in DIY and after watching Sasha’s Million Dollar Makeover stories on the ‘Home in WA program’, her sister-in-law suggested that she contact Sasha about her home renovation in Perth.

      Too easy!

      They met on Thursday 8 August and just over 2 months later after a complete guttering of her townhouse - her delighted client moved back into her completely renovated dream home.

      Sasha bowled me over at our first meeting and came up with some fabulous design ideas to complement the few of my own.  I never imagined that work would even start before Christmas but when Sasha heard that I was leaving for a 3 week trip to Europe in early September her immediate response was that she could start and have most of the work completed while I was away, thus minimising the inconvenience of having to vacate my home for 4 weeks”.


      The MDM rapid renovation, home renovation express ride!

      Within a week Sasha’s client had visited the Million Dollar Makeover showroom in Perth for a consultation with Rachel the interior design consultant and had a house full of assorted tradesmen who were providing quotes on all the work! Disaster! It all came to a (temporary) grinding halt when her client couldn’t face the prospect of storing all her furniture and possessions after having moved and unpacked less than 2 months previously. But Sasha came to the rescue so that when her client boarded a plane she was relaxed and confident knowing that her house was being packed by professionals.  

      “Without exception everyone on the Million Dollar Makeover team has been professional, friendly and accommodating and has done everything possible to take the stress out of renovating. I’d particularly like to thank Sasha for seeing the potential in my home and Rachel for her design guidance, impeccable taste and for gently encouraging me out of my comfort zone at times. Finally, I would like to thank my wonderful and always upbeat Project Manager Julie for whom nothing was too much trouble or any request too trivial. Your attention to detail and insistence on quality and excellence has meant that we have been on the same page throughout the renovation”.


      “Sasha your business concept is amazing and fills a real gap in the market.  I can’t believe how easy and stress free the process has been and what a beautiful home you have created for me - on time and on budget. You’ve delivered what it says on your sign and my home has gone from “drabulous to fabulous” in just over 4 weeks.  At the same time my family and friends have gone from being sceptical to totally amazed at the transformation and the quality of the workmanship”.

        This testimonial from a delighted client brought a tear to Sasha’s eye - as it her clients that inspire Sasha to work her amazing miracles and change the lives of so many deserving people. Sasha started her Million Dollar Makeover home renovation business in Perth because she knew that she could make a difference to the renovation industry and make home renovations easy and hassle free. Sasha is very proud of her team who help her show that what everyone thinks is IMPOSSIBLE is POSSIBLE with a touch of Million Dollar Makeover

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