Posts tagged: water

5 spring pool care tips

With temperatures already in the mid 20s in some parts of the country and a warmer-than-average spring predicted for most of Australia*, many of...   Read More

Using water to create a striking outdoor feature

Water features can be an easy way to liven up any outdoor space, be it a small courtyard, family pool or sprawling backyard. They...   Read More

Easy and affordable ways to reduce your water and power bills

In just one year, each of us uses an average of 100,000 litres of fresh water*, which makes us the greatest consumers of water...   Read More

How to ‘winterise’ your swimming pool

If you’re thinking about saving a few dollars by switching off pool equipment over winter, the pool care professionals at Swimart advise against it....   Read More

Is your gutter system ready for the season ahead?

With huge parts of Queensland and New South Wales currently in clean-up mode courtesy of ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie, thousands of people are still stunned...   Read More

15 ways to repair heat-stressed plants

On hot days, when many of us retreat indoors to keep cool and comfortable, our garden is likely suffering heat stress and sun burn...   Read More

Keeping pets cool in a heatwave

As temperatures continue to soar across the country, it’s important to know that hot, humid weather also affects our furry friends. “Dogs and cats...   Read More

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

Prepare for storm and bushfire season

Ask any Australian what the start of summer means for their plans they’ll say Christmas, barbecues, swimming and holidays. What most of us forget...   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