Home Entertainment Predictions For 2017     by   Selby Acoustics

30 December 2016

With the New Year in full swing, home entertainment has become more advanced than ever before. From virtual reality to voice control and video streaming, you no longer need to leave your home to be entertained! So what can we expect in the year when it comes to everyone’s favorite home gadgets?...

Small Space Storage Solutions for Stuff You Can't Throw Out      by   Derek Lotts

30 December 2016

Smaller apartments tend to get messy and unorganized much faster than large ones. This is especially true for those who have a large wardrobe or like to keep a lot of memorabilia and other trinkets around...


Matching wall paint when patching a damaged wall.     by   Andrew Bounader

28 December 2016

Good Morning, I had an enquiry sent through from someone looking to match paint on a wall they had patched, after reading some of the responses I felt I should offer the following advice, as this is what most painters will do in a similar situation...

Does Your Home Need a Fresh Coat of Paint?     by   Derek Lotts

19 December 2016

If you want to give your home a fresh look without having to break the bank, applying a new fresh coat of paint to it is a great idea. Still, there’s no need to do so if there’s nothing wrong with the paint on your walls...


Leaving the Birdcage - 5 Tips For Starting Fresh in a New Home     by   Jennifer Albert

19 December 2016

Moving home is always going to be a magical, worrisome time in anyone’s life. It is a complete overhaul of your safe space as you pack up and depart for less travelled lands, and the idea of putting one’s life into boxes isn’t necessarily the most enjoyable sounding pastime...

The 12 days of Christmas guide to preparing the backyard     by   Jacob Harris

16 December 2016

With Christmas fast approaching, the lead up to the big day can often be a frantic time with last minute shopping, cooking and cleaning, not to mention preparing the backyard for an influx of friends and family. But don’t despair...


Green Design in Your Home     by   Derek Lotts

15 December 2016

We all know how important it is today to go green. Every homeowner should try to make their home as eco-friendly as possible. This means they should try to minimize their electricity use and eliminate any products that are bad for the environment...

The Different Types of Honeycomb Blinds for Complete House Efficiency     by   australianwindowcovering

14 December 2016

The desire to save money on energy bills and save energy has led to the popularity of various types of lids inside and outside the window, including blinds, curtains And blinds...

Bathroom Design - How to Save up on Space     by   Derek Lotts

10 December 2016

Bathrooms usually have the smallest square footage among all the rooms in a home. This can pose a problem when you try to fit in a sink or a bathtub and cabinets. There are ways you could organize your bathroom to gain more space and make it feel roomier...

4 Commandments for Executing a Hassle Free Bathroom Renovation     by   Jennifer Albert

07 December 2016

These days, it is more than possible to renovate a bathroom on a tight budget. In fact, there are all kinds of clever decorating tricks that you can use to maximise floor space and pack in value for money. The secret is careful planning...

Google Home and Amazon Echo on infinite loop     by   Jacob Harris

06 December 2016

With voice control touted to be the next big thing in home automation, many worry that the robots are about to take over. Seriously, if they can talk to us, what's going to happen if they start talking to each other?

Do You Know the Cost of a Leaking Tap?     by   Daniel Martin

05 December 2016

Water is a scarce resource. Only 1% of the water can be used for human consumption even though three-quarters of the planet is filled with water. Every person has the responsibility to save water, but Australians don’t pay attention to water wastage...

15 Extraordinary Effortless Tips For A Dust-Free Home     by   Tessa Abraham

05 December 2016

No matter how much time you invest in cleaning your home and how dreadfully you want that your home should look sparkling clean, it is not always the case! Dust finds its place in your home from one way or the other, leaving you annoyed...

Home automation explained     by   Jacob Harris

05 December 2016

By Paul Skelton. You’ve probably heard about home automation, the smart home, the connected home, residential technology, custom integration and home control. You may even have ignored these concepts, thinking they were irrelevant to your build or, worse still, a passing fad...

Smart Ways To Create A Garden On A Budget     by   Greenacres Turf Group

05 December 2016

Gardening can be an expensive business - but there are lots of clever ways that you can create a beautiful oasis without spending a fortune...

Energy saving apps     by   Jacob Harris

05 December 2016

The price of energy never seems to be too far from our minds. And when building or renovating, the lighting and appliances we choose can make a lasting impact on our overall power consumption for months and years to follow...

16 Budget Friendly Remodeling and Renovation Ideas For Your Dream Pool     by   Andrea Ralph

30 November 2016

The decision of renovating and upgrading your pool may not be an easy one to make. Still, the new technology will help you transform your troublesome pool into a deluxe swimming pool and make it worthwhile...

Have a dusty attic? Top tips for turning it into amazing storage space     by   PACK & SEND

30 November 2016

If you are struggling to find more storage space in your home, you may be surprised to learn that you could be missing out on the most valuable space you have. The attic could be an amazing storage area, but you need to do some work to get it there...


Things You Must Know About Retaining Walls     by   Derek Lotts

29 November 2016

A retaining wall is a structure that retains any material, usually earth, and prevents it from sliding or eroding away. Its main purpose is to resist the pressure of the material it is holding back. Due to its broad use, we have prepared some facts that you should know about retaining walls...

6 Attractive Decorative Bathroom Ideas     by   Derek Lotts

29 November 2016

A lot of great minds admit to have experienced a moment of inspiration in the bathroom, while taking a shower, standing in front of the mirror or even sitting on the toilet...