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We love seeing our clients’ homes featured in high profile magazines. We see this as an encouragement as well as a humbling experience. Our primary goal is simply to look after our clients the very best we can and this is the icing on the cake…

Arch Daily

“Tree House / North by North”

Photography Simon Whitbread

This article showcases the addition we built for a young Northern Beaches family in collaboration with architects North by North. The project involved constructing a new entry area, with an extension to the deck area, living and kitchen zone. With the intent of minimising any disruption to the local environment, the existing trees were integrated into the overall deck addition.

Home Beautiful Magazine

“Easy Breezy”

Photography Sue Stubbs

This article showcases the beautiful two-storey home we built for Rachel, Adam and their family. The home’s classic and relaxed beach style was complimented by natural textures, from the stone fireplace to the Carrara marble kitchen. 

The Local Project

“A Private Oasis – Pacific House by Penman Brown”

Photography Felix Forest

This article showcases the spacious pavilion we added to this heritage bungalow in Manly. Built for interior designer, Megan Brown, this extension features curves and arches that echo the original home while feeling contemporary and timeless.

Housing Magazine

“Californian Bungalows”

Photography Felix Forest

This article showcases how Megan Brown principal of Penman Brown reconfigured an original Californian bungalow in Manly to grow with her family of five. Megan engaged MJK Building to bring this award-winning project to life.

Home Beautiful Magazine

“Six Amazing Australian Homes”

Photography Simon Whitbread

This article showcases a stunning beachside renovation in Manly NSW, Built by MJK Building.


“Living Large – Sydney”

Photography – Felix Forest

This article showcases a beautiful home designed by Megan Brown from Penman Brown Interior Designers, Built by MJK Building.


“Kitchen & Bathroom Edit”

Photography – Felix Forest

This article showcases 10 sumptuous residential bathing spaces where beauty abounds and luxury radiates.

Bathroom No3 designed by Penman Brown, executed by MJK Building.

Daily Telegraph Home Magazine

“Bridging the divide how a light touch of colour married old with new”

Words – Amy Collins Walker

This article showcases a beautiful home designed EMArchitects which was a finalist in the Dulux Colour Awards 2018.

Project managed/built by MJK Building.

Adore Magazine

“Top five tips for a hard working laundry”

Words – Casey Hutton

Wall hooks, hanging rails and even traditional-style clothes airers provide other practical options for drying on rainy days. In a dual bathroom/laundry, try a generous towel rack (shown in this clever zone by MJK Building / Narraweena Project 1), which can accommodate laundry as well as towels.

This is an edited extract from the Autumn 2018 Fresh Edition of Adore.

Master Builders Housing Awards 2019/2020

“Serene Urban Oasis”

Words – Master Builders Association

This article showcases MJK’s true craftsmanship. Judges comments included: A most accomplished execution of a demanding design. Complex internal ceiling lining and fine joinery detailing in this project typified the flawless finishes generally.

The Interiors Addict

“Real reno: Sydney home spotlights serene chalky green”

Words – Amy Collins Walker

“With its original use of colour, it’s easy to see why this Sydney home was a finalist in the 2018 Dulux Colour Awards. Featuring Dulux ‘Jiping’ (a gorgeous chalky grey green) throughout, this house is located in Manly and is home to a retired couple, their visiting family and many grandchildren. Bang on trend, we profiled the latest Dulux colour trend and the greyish-green tone championed within.”

This article showcases a beautiful home designed by EMArchitects, project managed and built by MJK Building.