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House 5 | As seen on The Block

H5 RM12 Gardens Sheds Omar Oz - acreage property
Project Name
As seen on The Block 2022
Project Type
Julian Brenchley

Best mates behind House 5 are family men who joined the show to make a difference for their kids. While they haven’t renovated before, both have onsite experience; working in demolition and construction backgrounds.

Aptly named The Bathroom Kings, House 5 contestants, chose Hardie™ Axon™ Cladding for both of their revealed bathrooms. Check out how House 5 also used Hardie™ Axon™ Cladding for their hallway and bedroom panelling, and exterior cladding of their traditional cottage.

Week 12 | Exteriors Reveal

House 5’s Cottage

Hardie™ Products: Linea™ Weatherboards & Axent™ Trim

Block Exteriors James Hardie-Omar and Oz Cottage

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House 5’s homestead is fully wrapped in Linea™ Weatherboards, chosen to deliver the charm of timber whilst being durable and delivering long-lasting beauty.

Week 8 | Laundry, Mudroom & Hallway

House 5’s Hallway

Hardie™ Products: Axon™ Cladding

The Block 2022 | House 5 - Omar and Oz | Room 8 Hallway Mud Room Laundry

In what is also known as ‘hell week’ on The Block, House 5 delivered an inviting hallway with period-inspired fretwork, ceiling roses and cornicing delivers a truly country-inspired hallway.

Week 3 | Master Ensuite Reveal

House 5’s Master Ensuite

Hardie™ Products: Axon™ Cladding, Secura™ Interior Flooring, Villaboard™ Lining.

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House 5’s second bathroom reveal blows the judges away (and us!). Another winning bathroom, embracing warm timber tones and a natural colour palette, brass hardware, striking floor tiles, and stand-out bathtub, is perfectly complimented with Axon™ Cladding throughout the walls.


This pared-back contemporary style can be easily replicated in any Modern home.

Week 2 | Guest Bedroom Reveal

House 5’s Guest Bedroom

Hardie™ Products: Axon™ Cladding


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In their guest bedroom, House 5 have used Axon™ Cladding to add detail to their feature wall. The in-built bedhead evokes warmth and texture with the practicality of a handy shelving solution – perfect for modern living.

Week 1 | Bathroom Reveal

House 5’s Guest Bathroom

Hardie™ Products: Axon™ Cladding, Secura™ Interior Flooring, Villaboard™ Lining.



90-degree Herringbone wall tiles, VJ panelling, and patterned floor tiles deliver a bathroom worthy of its’ first-place title. Hardie™ Axon™ Cladding offers calming vertical-joint grooves that compliment the bathroom’s feature tiles, creating a beautiful cohesive space.

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Resistant to warping and rotting, Hardie™ fibre cement is ideal for high-moisture areas.

The Tree Change Look Book, as seen on The Block

See the other contestants’ tree change builds by downloading The Tree Change Look Book, as seen on The Block. Be inspired by the looks of this tree change season, and the Hardie™ cladding products that made them possible.

Download The Tree Change Look Book, as seen on The Block here.

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