Everyone knows about asbestos, but it’s surprising how few people realise how much of a risk lead paint can be – and just how common it is in older Australian homes.
Insulation in walls can make a huge difference to the comfort of your home. Find out how to improve your wall insulation.
Larger cracks and holes require a little more attention, but can still be made to disappear using the right methods and materials.
Provided that you know what you're doing, you can easily make small cracks and holes in walls disappear completely.
Crayon? Dead bugs? Blood? Don't worry - most interior wall surfaces are designed to be fairly easily cleaned.
It depends on what your walls are made from, but giving your exterior walls a clean can improve the look of your home.
Big surfaces like walls inevitably get dirty, and inevitably get damaged from time to time. Here are some easy ways to keep your walls looking great.
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If they're not set up properly, showers can be very slippery and dangerous. Find out more about how to slip-proof your shower stall.
There are many different types of plumbing systems in your home. Learn more about these - and about the equipment that makes them work.
The Building Code of Australia sets out specific rules about how houses need to be insulated. Find out more about what's required for your house, in your state or territory.