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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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20 beaut uses for borax

If you’ve never heard of borax before, you’re not alone. The first time I ever heard of it was when I had a problem...   Read More

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5 tips to turn your brown thumb green

Plants are so much more than a mere source of food. Growing them in our home or garden brings immense physical and psychological benefits....   Read More

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10 home-made eco-friendly cleaning products

One of the best ways we can help to protect our lovely planet is to reduce the amount of chemicals and packaging we consume....   Read More

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How screens and roller shutters can keep your house safe from bushfire

Bushfire. It’s a word that strikes fear into the heart of any Australian homeowner who lives near a sizeable clump of trees. The thing...   Read More

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How to take the fuss out of choosing doors for your home

Doors have always provided us with security and privacy. They also keep insects and the elements outside. But these days, doors have come into...   Read More

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5 tips for summer citrus care

We might be heading into the final month of summer, but February can still be scorching. Grabbing a few minutes in the garden early...   Read More

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Tips to create a sustainable house

Sustainable living is where it’s at if you not only want to do your bit for the planet, but also save money. The question,...   Read More

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Top tips to restyle your balcony

More units are being bought and sold on the Australian housing market than free-standing houses – and that means an increasing number of us...   Read More

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7 threats to your home this summer

You have to love the Australian summer. Not only is it stinking hot, but there are also the dangers to our homes posed by...   Read More

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Housewives’ tales – some of them really do make sense

Most of us grew up hearing our fair share of old wives’ tales – especially when it came to the home and housework. Always...   Read More