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Express your unique style throughout every room of your home and garden, and enhance your abode with some of the latest home design trends.

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If your child is studying for the HSC, you're probably feeling anxious and stressful too.

HSC survival tips – for parents

After years of hard work – and likely lots of blood, sweat and tears – more than 70,000 NSW students are on the final...   Read More

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If you’ve got an eye for a bargain and a love of garage sales, then you’re in luck this weekend.

Choose to reuse this weekend

If you’ve got an eye for a bargain and a love of garage sales, then you’re in luck this weekend, with the annual Garage...   Read More

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You don’t need a dedicated green keeper or a big budget to create and maintain a lawn that will be the envy of your neighbours.

10 easy tips to grow a lush, luxe lawn

Has the dry winter and unseasonably warm spring left your lawn looking like dried wheat and infested with weeds? The good news is that...   Read More

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Many people don’t have fire extinguishers in their homes, but if you ever experience a grease or electrical fire, they are vital for extinguishing the flames.

How fire safe are you?

From dust bunnies to grease spills, the strangest things in your home can cause a fire. While these household regulars seem benign, if a...   Read More

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These cute washable paper pots from Warm Grey Company can be used as food storage, a desk organiser or plant holders.

Sustainable storage solutions for modern living

With all the depressing news of environmental damage being done around the world, it can feel like an uphill battle to do anything about...   Read More

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Whether you’re renovating, building or just want a quick-fix, author and architect Joe Snell believes good home design can lead to a better life for you and your family.

Living room design tips

Today’s living room has many, many roles and therefore has to be flexible. In one household at any time there can be chatterers, movie...   Read More

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How to create a luxe look for less in your home

Five-star hotels specialise in it. Celebrities adore it. Professional designers make it look easy, and even many of The Block contestants can pull it...   Read More

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Many stone surfaces are either incorrectly sealed or not sealed at all, while a lot of home owners are causing unnecessary damage by using the wrong cleaning products.

Top tips to protecting natural stone

With more and more homeowners, interior designers, architects and builders choosing to install natural stone, the challenge is how to educate people on the...   Read More

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Avoid itchy, watery eyes, sneezing, skin irritations and possible allergy symptoms with chemical-free cleaning products.

Chemical-free cleaning products

There’s nothing quite like the satisfaction of a freshly cleaned and tidy home. However, for asthma and allergy sufferers, it’s a double-edged sword, as...   Read More

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Going meat free this week is a great way to think about how much meat you eat – and hopefully reduce your risk of bowel cancer.

Get healthy with Meat Free Week

Meat Free Week (18th-24th September 2017) was founded by Australians Lainie Towner and Melissa Hobbs in 2013, in order to get people thinking and...   Read More