You can be as good at recycling as you like but if you have the aircon on all day, you’re still going to be barrelling through fossil fuels like nothing else.
While attention is often given to ensuring that your possessions survive a move unscathed, many people don’t consider the ways their premises can be damaged. Find out how to avoid the most common ways properties come out worse for wear during a move.
Making the most out of your living space can take a lot of designing and planning if you want to get the best layout to suit your outdoor space. However, this does not have to cost the earth.
When you’ve managed a few fixes around the house, it’s easy to overestimate our own abilities – or underestimate how complex the job actually is. It may prove to be a lot more time-consuming and going at it yourself may even be downright dangerous.
In this modern age in which we live, the internet has opened up the marketplace to allow you to buy products for your garden from just about anywhere in the world. But it is important that you do due diligence checks.
When you move into a new home, a lot of thought goes into furniture, major appliances, paint colour, etc. However, it’s important to remember that your small appliances can have just as big of an impact in your home as the big ones.
If you’ve ever watched a TV makeover show, it’s understandable to assume those niggling jobs can be completed in minutes. The reality is that they’re often more complex and time-consuming than they look on the small screen.
A lot of people feel a bit uncomfortable admitting that they don’t like to clean house. That’s what inspired me to come up with the following cleaning tips for lazy people, tips that have made the process a lot easier for me and they will for you too.
In today’s guide, we’re going to take a look at some of the things you might be overlooking, that are causing severe damage to your eco-friendly credentials. Let’s take a closer look at everything you need to know about creating and maintaining a truly green garden.
If you want to make your living spaces at home feel larger, there are some simple, practical things that you can do. Here are some tips to help you get started.
With the steps to buying the house being quite firm, what needs to be done once the house closes can be confusing and often cause more stress. Let’s take a look at some of the main steps you need to think about as a new homeowner.
Have you been looking at properties for as long as you can remember? Have you ever thought about taking on a project? Here are some handy hacks to help you decide if a fixer-upper is the right choice for you.
Moving from one property to another is not only stressful but can get expensive. Felix from Simpo End of Lease Cleaning services in Sydney shares his tips for keeping costs down when moving.
Beautiful designer furniture that’s made to last a lifetime usually comes with a high price tag, but one designer furniture store based in Melbourne has adopted a very different approach.
Buying a house as a married couple can sound exciting at first glance, but it also can be a stressful experience for the couple. These tips can help you to more easily walk through the process of selecting and buying your first home together.
RFID chips are implemented in things like credit cards and there is a slim but very real risk of getting your card information stolen from right under your nose unless you protect yourself with a RFID blocking wallet.
After being exposed to Scandinavian design and the Nordic lifestyle in their native country of Estonia, two friends launched an online business in Australia. Nordlife offers everything from home decor to children’s bedding and clothing.
Are you tired of hefty energy bills during the winter months? If you are, don’t worry, because we’ve compiled a list of ways to keep yourself warm without ever having to turn on that expensive central heating.
Even though most of the builders are men, they must take into consideration the demands of the modern woman. Designers are coming up with home designs that take into consideration the current trends and specific customer needs.
Buying a property is an exciting time. Once you have secured the property, utilising your time until settlement to adequately prepare yourself will ensure a smooth transition on settlement.
Not all upgrades will turn a profit. Some renovations will take more money out of your wallet than they will give back. But there are money-doubling projects that can add value and style to your home, both big and small.
Here is a look at why a roof inspection is so important and what to expect when you invite a professional onto your roof including an insight into some of the problems they are looking for, and what to do next if there is a problem that needs fixing.
Organizing your small kitchen can be a challenge. However, with a little patience and creativity, you can utilize space in a way that makes this important room both functional and beautiful.
There are certain areas that remain uncleaned and dirt gets collected in these areas. Most of the time, the reason behind this is that these areas are usually difficult to access, and in turn, difficult to clean.
If you need to hire a tradesman to do some work around the home, whether it is electrical work or rewiring, installing a new headboard, or doing work around the kitchen, you need to know who to hire, and who you can rely on for the job.
Your council trash collection service will also refuse to move this enormous pile of trash from your property. This obviously does not mean you are forever struck with the trash at your home. Here are a few ways you can use to get rid of waste.
Taking care of your garden during winter and making productive use of it over that course of time prevents plenty of damage and makes for a great scenery. Remember, you want your garden to dazzle when the season for bloom comes around.
There are lots of different outdoor lights that can be used around the outside of the house and in the back garden. People who are unsure about what kind of light to choose should read this helpful guide in order to learn more.
Home window tinting can save you money on utilities, reduce energy waste, and increase HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning) efficiency. Clearly, getting those windows tinted and saving some bucks is the way to go.
Here is a look at how to check if your home is properly covered for natural disasters, what to do when disaster strikes, and how to make sure you get the help and support you are expecting.
There are many ways you can become more eco-friendly at home, and if you are considering a kitchen or bathroom makeover, eco-friendly solutions are out there, at affordable prices.
Patio umbrellas allow us to enjoy the summer weather without having to deal with direct sunlight and while it is totally a matter of personal preference what kind of umbrella you want, the choice should be made very carefully.
The reasons behind most drain clogs will vary depending on what part of the house you’re talking about. If you want to keep your drains running smoothly, here is what you need to look out for.
Create a natural, organic look that doesn’t limit you to neutral tones with these looks by BED, BATH N’ TABLE. Contrast rich navy blue against accents of green to bring naturally vibrant colours into the home.
For lovers of fine interior design, the Scandinavian look appeals, with pale walls, wide open spaces, and pine being the preferred material. This iconic style first appeared in the 1950s and since then, Scandinavian influence has permeated the world of interior design.
A modern home requires modern flooring. However, choosing the perfect flooring for a modern interior is more difficult than first thought. To help you decide on your new flooring, read our useful tips on how to incorporate new flooring in your modern home.
Apart from a few exceptional DIY homeowners, most of us are somewhat at a loss when it comes to doing anything more than changing a plug or light bulb, so when we need some repairs doing around the house, it is a good idea to source a handyman.
A home is not merely just a collection of bricks and mortar. It is somewhere that people share experiences together. The most important room in the entire house has to be the kitchen. Why might this be? Read the article in order to find out the answer.
Styles change and it can be hard to make sure your room looks trendy if your wardrobe is old. For that reason, now might be the time to inject a new lease of life into your bedroom with a brand new wardrobe that reflects your own personal tastes in style and design.
The Hollywood home designs and luxe properties are exquisite and they offer the ultimate in luxury living. The homes feature impressive decorative details and stylish design themes. Here are some amazing and creative ways to make your home look sophisticated like a Hollywood celebrity.