EXCLUSIVE: The Block host Scott Cam reveals his top tips and tricks for fans renovating their own homes – and you won’t believe how simple they are
As the longtime host of The Block, Scott Cam isn’t just clued in about renovating, but also has an impressive property portfolio to match.
And on Friday, the tradesman spoke to Daily Mail Australia about the upcoming finale of the show and even revealed his best advice to first home buyers and renovators who might be watching The Block for ideas and inspiration.
The 57-year-old revealed what the most important things for fans to keep in mind during their renovations to avoid the mistake of being over ambitious with their projects and running out of money.
EXCLUSIVE: Speaking to Daily Mail Australia this week, The Block host Scott Cam revealed his top tips and tricks for fans renovating their own homes
Scott said the best way to get ahead while renovating was to budget, get quotes, and ‘stick to what you know’.
‘Don’t get ahead of yourself, budgeting is the biggest thing,’ Scott said.
‘You see some big ideas on the telly and you can try and start them and do them, but you might not have the money to finish them,’ he said.
Scott said that people have to be realistic when making changes to their homes.
Sound advice: The 57-year-old said that budgeting, getting quotes, and ‘sticking to what you know’ is the best way to get ahead while renovating
Scotty’s best advice
-Budget: Make sure you have money to finish your renovations
– Know your limitations
– Get plenty of quotes
– ‘Stick to what you know’
‘Make sure you know your limitations when it comes to budget and what you can achieve yourself as well,’ he said.