Modular Construction – Is it the Future?

Modular Construction – Is it the Future?

Modular Construction Modular construction has been touted for decades as the future direction of building, however in Australia it is yet to gain the level of acceptance that it already has in Europe and Japan where it is widely embraced. Unfortunately, here in...
Introducing Lea Design Studio

Introducing Lea Design Studio

Introducing Lea Design Studio After an extensive 30 years of experience working as an architect, an architect developer and a developer’s architect, John Lea is returning to his roots having launched Lea Design Studio on the Gold Coast. The architectural firm will...
DIY Designer Christmas Tree

DIY Designer Christmas Tree

After many years of faithful Christmas service, our inflatable tree sprung a terminal leak. The poor tree, obviously coming from artic climes wasn’t used to full exposure to the sun, especially being positioned prominently on show against the glass in our new house....
How to Design a Mega Mansion

How to Design a Mega Mansion

CHATEAU DE REVES Chateau de Reves was one of the first houses I designed on the Gold Coast back in 1998. At the time I was the principal Architect of Pacific Projects Group (PPG), a Gold Coast based architectural practice specializing in prestige residential and...