Cathederal Insulation     by   anthony valencic

25 January 2016

Hi all, Keen DIY-er. I need advice on cathederal insualtion on a 40year old house total roof area 210m2 or 2.5rooms @ 45m2. House is located in NW Sydney. We have 5/5.5metre high ceilings with exposed beams/rafters(150mm*45mm)...

A home among the (manna) gum trees     by   Jacob Harris

25 January 2016

On a one-acre site of open manna gum forest at Aireys Inlet sits an exquisite retirement home designed by renowned architect Allan Lamb. Built for himself and his artist wife, the architect envisioned the retreat as a metal box sitting on a masonry base...

Quick Home Renovations That Add Value To Your Home      by   Courtney Brown

22 January 2016

There are many simple ways to give your home a face lift without bending over backwards to stay within your financial budget. Consider these renovations that can quickly add value to your property...


Home Theatre Ideas for Small Living Rooms     by   Derek Lotts

21 January 2016

Setting up a sweet home theatre entertainment system at home was always a bit troublesome, as you have to take many factors into consideration. One of the biggest problems is the size of your living room. While it is possible to work with almost any sized room, it is best to have a big one...

Composite Decking Installation Tips     by   Decking Perth - No maintenance Decks!

21 January 2016

While it is not too difficult to install a wood composite deck , installing it correctly will ensure that it not only looks great it will last many years without giving you any hassles. Not using enough clips: We recommend using 21 of our standard plastic clips with screws for each square meter...

Why u-PVC is far superior to wood     by   Windows for Life Pty Ltd

16 January 2016

The benefits of u-PVC double glazed windows and doors far outstrip those of wood. For example, it has far superior insulation properties but does not require regular maintenance. Mitred corners in Windows For Life products are fusion welded meaning a truly tight seal...

Pros and cons of (Trex) composite decking verses timber     by   Decking Perth - No maintenance Decks!

15 January 2016

PROS High recycled content: Here’s an interesting fact: the average 50 square meter composite Trex deck contains 150,000 recycled plastic bags!...

Gemstone & Zircone Tapware     by   Bathroom Synergy

12 January 2016

Announcing the arrival Mid March 2016 of two exciting new tapware ranges designed to give bathrooms and kitchens a complimentary Gemstone - White with Chrome trim - Basin, Shower, Bath, Spa and Kitchen mixers - WELS 3 star 8 litres per minute Coming Soon

Solar Roof and Innovative Electricity Generating Window Films     by   Jane Wilson

09 January 2016

The solar roof panels have become a regular feature to the modern energy efficient home. They save us lots of money from energy bills, by producing sustainable electrical energy, which we use in our homes every day...