The art of indoor living in the Sunshine State.

The art of indoor living in the Sunshine State.

A big part of the appeal of living in the South East of Queensland is the beautiful weather and the outdoor living lifestyle. There’s nothing better than taking in the plentiful sun, and retreating into the house when it comes time to retire for the day. That can...
A peek into Brisbane’s rich Housing History.

A peek into Brisbane’s rich Housing History.

Here at O’Shea and Sons we’re proud to be located in and amongst the great communities of Brisbane and South East Queensland. To be living in the Sunshine State is one of the greatest privileges and joys we could imagine. Here in Brisbane and the South East of...
Buying a Block of Land in Brisbane

Buying a Block of Land in Brisbane

A 10 point checklist for buying a block of land in Brisbane. When it comes to choosing a vacant block of land that you plan to build your dream home on it pays to get professional advice. However, your own education is just as important, so we decided to put together...
Renovate or Rebuild?

Renovate or Rebuild?

To renovate or rebuild? That is the question. Shakespeare probably never had to answer that question, but deciding whether to do renovate or to rebuild all over again is filled with just as much complexity as the playwright’s poetic dilemmas. If you’re in the position...
Home and the Holiday Season

Home and the Holiday Season

The Holiday season is more than an opportunity to fob off work, have a few drinks and a bit too much food. It’s about appreciating and sharing time with the most important people in your life. And this all happens in the home. A big part of this time of year is...
Future-Proofing Your Home

Future-Proofing Your Home

Want to know about all the little and big details behind future-proofing your home? Whether it’s a case of renovation or building brand new, O’Shea and Son’s Builders are leaders in Universal Housing and Future-Proofing Standards, with multiple...
Renovate or Rebuild?

The Carramar St Project

O’Shea and Sons is a family business. We understand the importance of history and memories created in a family home. We pride ourselves on treating pre-loved buildings and family homes with appreciation and respect for the significant role they have played in our...
Houses of Cards and Dealing with Budgets

Houses of Cards and Dealing with Budgets

Our tips on how to handle the Budget of building your new home. Budget: it’s an ugly word to many. But to some, having a well thought out budget is like holding a good hand at cards. This is what you have got to play with and the fun is getting the very best out of...
The difference between Custom and Project homes

The difference between Custom and Project homes

What to think about when considering building your dream custom home. If you’re reading this you have very likely already considered why you’re building a new home. Where, and what you want for your home is probably a bit trickier to decide –from the interior to the...