At home

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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Illustration by E. Mayson

Back to school lunch box tips

Aside from Tasmanian students who start term one next Wednesday, this week will see most of Australia’s school kids heading back to school after...   Read More

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Hot weather-proof your pool

There’s nothing more refreshing on a stinking hot day (or night) than diving into a sparkling swimming pool. However, pool water, like people, suffer...   Read More

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Have you checked your gutters lately?

Your gutters aren’t the most exciting part of your home, but they are very important. In fact, they play a critical role in protecting...   Read More

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Banish bad smells in the home

There are many different things that can cause bad smells in your home, including cigarette smoke, mould and, of course, our furry friends. We...   Read More

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Safe as houses

“Have a safe and happy New Year.” It’s a standard sentiment expressed on last year’s Christmas cards we’ve likely relegated to the bin already....   Read More

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Last-minute Christmas tree decorating tips

Every year I suffer from a serious case of Christmas tree envy. I check out the gorgeous images on Pinterest, look at the professionally...   Read More

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5 festive decorations

It’s Christmaaaaaaas! You might think it’s all about December the 25th however, for many people around the world, Christmas lasts for a lot longer....   Read More

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10 water saving tips for your garden

Your garden can be one of the biggest water guzzlers on your property. To put it into perspective, of all the available water on...   Read More

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Home automation benefits

Home automation has been around for a long time, but it has progressed in leaps and bounds in just the last few years thanks...   Read More

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Companion planting minimises ‘chemical warfare’ in your garden by encouraging nature to do what it does best.

The benefits of companion planting

Once the realm of hippy, trippy home gardeners, companion planting has gained acceptance right across the range, from backyard gardeners through to commercial agricultural...   Read More