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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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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

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Van Middleton is one of Australia's leading fine art wedding photographers who loves shooting "big landscapes and little moments."

Summer garden romance

Hands up everyone who saw the final scene between Edward and Bella in Twilight and immediately wanted that fairy-lit rotunda in their back garden?...   Read More

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Warmer weather means more maintenance to make sure pool water stays clean and healthy.

10-point summer pool care plan

It is the first day of summer and temperatures are already on the rise in some parts of the country, with the Bureau of...   Read More

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The green revolution

There’s nothing quite like contentedly gazing over a sea of healthy, emerald grass in your backyard. Besides looking great, lawns also provide a multitude...   Read More

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Top 10 barbecue tips

Balmy nights, blue skies and warm weather can only mean one thing for the taste buds — barbecues! Whether you have a sprawling backyard,...   Read More