Latest news and updates.

IN THE PRESS: Onsite insight second to none

08 Jul 2019

Brian Burke Homes and Refined Edge by Brian Burke Homes are conducting Behind the Scenes, an initiative providing an opportunity to witness the creation of a home mid construction. Read more

A deeper look into the Como development selections

08 May 2019

Refined Edge created three green title townhouses on a block just over 1200m2 in the sought after location of Como. We provided a luxuriously appointed specification for each property whilst maintaining a distinct style that is anything but generic. Eagle ... Read more

The importance of garage door care

15 Apr 2019

Your garage door is a dependable part of your everyday life, and it typically raises and lowers approximately 1,000 times per year. With the correct care your garage door can last for decades despite this intense use; however, you could easily ... Read more

Women laying a strong foundation

14 Mar 2019

To celebrate International Women's Day on Friday March 8, The West Australian's New Homes spoke to four women who work in Perth's building & construction industry. Our very own Erin Cooper was one of them. Read more

Roof Design: Aesthetic & Function

11 Mar 2019

The owners of this single storey home in Booragoon had a very important decision to make recently: what kind of roof do we want?! The roof has such a big impact on the external aesthetic of your home, but there ... Read more

IN THE PRESS: Small Builder of the Year

08 Mar 2019

The Sunday Times featured all of our recent MBA Housing Excellence Awards, including Small Builder of the Year, in their Home Magazine. Read more

IN THE PRESS: On the flip side

08 Mar 2019

Custom designed and built this home goes against the grain and features an unexpected upside-down layout with functionality at its core. Read more


25 Feb 2019

We could not be prouder to let you all know that every single home entered by Refined Edge & Brian Burke Homes in the 2019 Master Builders Association awards has won its category! Read more


24 Jan 2019

Continuing the legacy of his father and grandfather, Brian Burke Homes Managing Director Michael Burke is a third-generation builder who has a strong hand on the tiller. Read more

IN THE PRESS: Professional service gives company a clear edge

19 Jan 2019

Location and lot size were priorities for Glenis Bray and her husband Charles, who recently moved into their new Refined Edge home in Subiaco. Mrs Bray said the entire building process was stress-free and very professional. “We chose Refined Edge ... Read more

Hermosa has come to Woodlands.

26 Nov 2018

Having previously built a number of homes we know what to look for when choosing a builder. We know what quality workmanship and customer service look like. After making the decision to build one more house we wanted to get ... Read more

IN THE PRESS: Style matters on leafy Como street

31 Oct 2018

With a desire to enhance the riverside suburb of Como, our clients came to us with a challenge. Read more

IN THE PRESS: Boosting the odds of appeal

10 Oct 2018

In terms of style and design, the three homes at 67 Comer Street, Como are vastly different. Read more

IN THE PRESS: Bespoke design evokes soul

18 Sep 2018

A feeling of empathy and a willingness to ask why are two of the factors that will most influence the future of architecture and design, according to bespoke creator Pavlo Szyjan. Read more

human centred design and the art
of Wabi-sabi

17 Sep 2018

For most of us homework brings back memories of tiresome exercises and boredom. With the increasing availability of technology and social media platforms homework is seen by Pavlo Szyjan, bespoke creator, as an essential necessity for lifestyle inquiry into creating ... Read more


10 Sep 2018

We recently welcomed The Sunday Times's Greta Andrews-Taylor through our client's newly completed Wembley Downs home. Read more


28 Aug 2018

Our client's newly completed Wembley Downs home recently featured in The Post with some special commentary from Michael Burke and designer Pavlo Szyjan.   Read more

High Note

01 Aug 2018

We recently welcomed The West Australian's Greta Andrews-Taylor through our client's newly completed Wembley Downs home. Read more

IN THE PRESS: Building with ease

12 Mar 2018

The West Australian's Kaitlin Okelly had a chat to our clients Ben & Karren about their experience building with Refined Edge. Read more

IN THE PRESS: Aesthetic creates artist's sanctuary

26 Feb 2018

We welcomed The West Australian's Kaitlin Okely through our client's newly completed Mosman Park home just the other day. Read more

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