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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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50 years and 5 fascinating facts about Colorbond

Ever since the first coil of Colorbond steel rolled off the production line at Port Kembla, Wollongong in 1966, this humble material has become...   Read More

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5 simple styling tips for indoor plants

People have been using indoor plants to beautify their homes since Cleopatra was a lass. The Chinese used penjing (bonsai) trees and other plants...   Read More

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7 tips to get the garden party ready

Christmas and summer. Could there possibly be a better combination? But if your house and garden are looking a bit the worse for wear,...   Read More

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Beginner’s guide to air conditioners

When engineer Willis Carrier designed the first air conditioner in 1902 to control the humidity in a New York publishing house – a problem...   Read More

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Why white is right when it comes to roofing

Stand on a suburban hilltop and the surrounding landscape is likely to be one of red, brown and black roofs stretching as far as...   Read More

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The Renovation Apprentice contest

If you have a knack for seeing the potential in a fixer-upper, giving your garden a make-over, flipping homes or restoring furniture, then you...   Read More

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Breathe life into dull corners of the house

Dead zones – every house has a least one. It’s the place where décor dreams come to die. The awkward corner or space where...   Read More

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Create your dream home with a click

If you’ve ever hunted for a home, you’ll know how difficult it is to find the one. There might not be enough bedrooms, or...   Read More

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French table settings

No-one does style and elegance like the French – especially when it comes to entertaining. With the party season fast approaching, we thought we’d...   Read More

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Bathroom revolution

It’s where we go for our daily ablutions; where we get primped for work, where we find time-out from the kids, and where we...   Read More