Posts tagged: household

How much energy do your appliances use?

It’s official. Australia now has the highest electricity prices in the world. That’s according to Bruce Mountain, director of energy consultancy Carbon and Energy...   Read More

10 ways to reduce food waste at home

Australians are said to generate approximately 19 million tonnes of organic waste every year – and one recycling expert is urging householders to rethink...   Read More

Smart LED bulbs put you in control of household lighting

Over the past decade, LED lighting has become a cheaper and cost-effective alternative to standard light bulbs. With a longer lifespan, reduce lifetime running...   Read More

Have you thought of rescuing your next pet?

Research conducted last year by Animal Medicines Australia showed that there are more than 24 million pets in Australia today – slightly greater than...   Read More

Green living tips that save you money

When it comes to tackling climate change and doing our bit for the environment, the overwhelming scale of the problem often means we don’t...   Read More

How to save if you’re a self-employed mum

With power and grocery bills on the rise, and the general cost of living impacting even two income families, it can be a challenge...   Read More

How to clean these 3 stubborn household spills

There are several causes for stubborn spills in your home and, while many are harmless, some are potentially hazardous to you and your family....   Read More

What the federal budget proposed for housing affordability

The federal budget is always eagerly awaited for news of how homeowners – and potential homeowners – will be affected. Housing affordability remains a...   Read More

Is Australia’s household debt putting the economy at risk?

It certainly came as no surprise that the official cash rate was kept on hold by the Reserve Bank Board at its April 2017...   Read More

What Trump’s win means for Australia

It’s been several weeks since Donald Trump won the US election but there is still a lot of speculation over what the likely effects...   Read More