Posts tagged: tips

The Great Australian Backyard Survey

Our obsession with entertaining and outdoor living is showing no signs of waning, with 63 per cent of Aussie homeowners planning to either make...   Read More

5 practical bathroom tips

Australia is famous for its bright sunshine and clear skies, so who wants a dark, dingy bathroom that looks and feels like an underground...   Read More

10 expert tiling tips

From the reproduction subway tiles associated with New York’s rail system to the antique tiles salvaged from Morocco, Cuba, Rajasthan, the Middle East and...   Read More

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

5 tips to buying property on a strict budget

The Australian dream of being a home owner may seem like wishful thinking if you are on a tight budget, but there are ways...   Read More

Outdoor lighting advice

Good outdoor lighting is integral to the success of an external living space, able to transform it from a dull, drab and unusable area...   Read More

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

Work successfully from home

There’s a lot to be said for working from home: no daily commute, no office politics, no one watching the clock and asking whether...   Read More

Removing scratches off wooden furniture 101

Clean a piece of furniture as many times as you like, but it’s just not going to have quite the same effect as a...   Read More

First time property investor tips

Dipping your toe into the property market for the first time can be a daunting experience. Known in the industry as “analysis paralysis”, the...   Read More