Tim and Anastasia met on a dating site, got engaged two months later and were married within 12 months in Fiji. im is confident his wife’s methodical approach to home renovation is a big asset as they attempt to take on The Block, saying: “Anastasia is driven and loves process, always making sure the correct steps are in place. She is willing to try almost anything and will research as much as possible”. After Tim, Google is her best friend. “You always know where you stand with Anastasia. Her opinions are honest, there are never any secrets, and she loves a joke.” Anastasia thinks she and Tim are in some ways very similar, yet the complete opposite. Tim keeps Anastasia calm, as patience isn’t her strongest trait. He is also in charge of the finances and has to keep the budget in order, because she loves to shop. Anastasia acknowledges that tension can mount when her imagination runs wild and Tim has to bring her back to earth with harsh budget realities. They see their style as contemporary with “a touch of rustic and shabby chic”. Anastasia isn’t afraid to add some bling where appropriate and likes to work with warm, calming, neutral tones.