SAVE MONEY ON YOUR ELECTRICITY BILLS
Save energy, save money and reduce hazardous emissions.
Saving money on your electricity bill doesn’t mean you need to live in the dark or go back to using candles. However, it does mean you need to apply practical action. Everyone wants to save money, so what are some practical solutions to saving money on your electricity and solar energy usage? Read more
LIVING ROOM MAKEOVER
If you're looking to embark on a living room makeover but not sure where to start, you've definitely come to the right place for practical decision making and inspirations to create the perfect oasis in your home. Read more
WHERE DO I START WHEN PLANNING A NEW CONCRETE DRIVEWAY?
It's important to do your homework and be prepared as part of your "project management", which is why we've put together a few tips to help you get started. Read more
HOW TO REPAIR WHITE MARKS ON TIMBER
Are your precious varnished wooden furniture pieces suffering from white marks? If they are we have some great repair tips on how to repair white marks on furniture and products to help you restore your wood pieces. Read more
STYLE & DESIGN WITH Pressed Tin Panels® profile
Whether you're renovating or building a new home, looking for ceiling & wall panels, kitchen splashback, boarders & rosettes, cornices & mitre leaves, visit Pressed Tin Panels®, proudly manufacturing in Australia. Read more
SHOULD I USE WAX OR OIL ON MY TIMBER FURNITURE? advertorial
When putting the finishing touches on your restored or new piece of furniture you need to make a decision about whether to lacquer it with a modern finish or if you're using wax or oil as your finish. Read more
TIMBER FURNITURE RESTORATION GUIDE advertorial
If your timber furniture is looking a little worn and in need of some TLC, the experts at Gilly's Waxes & Polishes have shared some easy steps to help you with your DIY project. Read more
HOW TO CREATE SCANDINAVIAN STYLE IN YOUR HOME
From the Danish concept of hygge (warmth, coziness and life’s simple pleasures) to the Swedish concept of lagom (balance and moderation) Australia just can’t get enough of Scandinavian design. Here are some guidelines to keep in mind when introducing Scandi style into your home. Read more
5 TIPS FOR FURNISHING A NEW HOME
If you’ve just bought a new home – congratulations! This is an exciting but often daunting time, and it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the mountain of decisions and tasks in front of you. Once you’ve sorted out the movers, the packing and those other more boring essentials, it’s time for the fun part – decorating your new place! Read more
7 TIPS FOR STYLING APARTMENTS & OTHER SMALL SPACES.
Are you furnishing a small apartment, modest unit or a teeny tiny house? Just because your home is tight on space doesn’t mean it can’t be abundant in style! Follow the below tips and you’ll be surprised how comfortable, homely and beautiful even the smallest of rooms can be. Read more
HOW TO GROW YOUR OWN CONTAINER GARDEN.
Container gardening is the ideal solution for those who have little or next to no garden space. Some advantages include flexibility to move your plants, you can adapt your garden to virtually anything with adequate light, less weeding and freedom to interchange plants throughout the year. Read more
HOW TO GROW YOUR GARDEN FROM SEEDS
Growing herbs, vegetables and flowers from seeds is a very inexpensive and self-satisfying way to make your garden grow. If you've wanted to grow something from a seed but weren't really sure where to start then this is the guide for you. Read more
HOW TO DESIGN A MOOD BOARD
If you’re looking to build, renovate or simply redecorate, you’re probably overwhelmed by the mountain of decisions in front of you and the sheer volume of options available. Everything became much easier when I started putting together mood boards. Read more
BUYING TIPS WHEN SHOPPING FOR FURNITURE
Everyone loves a great deal, but sometimes we rush in too quickly and buy the first thing we see, without thorough consideration. Here are some tips to help you make the right decision when shopping for furniture. Read more
2 EASY STEPS TO CARE FOR YOUR TIMBER BLINDS
Timber Blinds fade from sun exposure and can easily warp and split if you don’t care for them. The same applies to timber floors, external doors or any natural timber product. Read more
WATER RESTRICTIONS EXPLAINED!
We breakdown the Water Management Plan and what each level means for your household.
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