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  • HOW TO WINTER PROOF YOUR GARDEN AND OUTDOOR LIVING AREAS

    There’s no doubt we’re in for a chill this winter, which means days on end spent indoors and dark dreary evenings (if you’re not prepared). Giving your outdoor area a little love before winter could be the perfect way to brighten up your winter at home, and make the most … Read more

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  • 5 IDEAS FOR ON-TREND KITCHEN RENOVATIONS

    Whether you’re about to sell or you’re staying for the long haul, now could be the perfect time to update the heart of your home. To get you started, we’ve put together our five favourite on trend kitchen renovation ideas for 2018. Minimalism is a thing of the past and … Read more

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  • TOP 10 BATHROOM TRENDS FOR 2018 ACCORDING TO THE EXPERTS

    By Gabrielle Chariton in association with Over the past decade, bathrooms have risen from their utilitarian roots and blossomed into luxurious sanctuaries where we can escape the pressures of modern life – and this trend will assert itself even more in 2018. When it comes to bathroom design for the coming year, we’re … Read more

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  • HOW ACCURATE ARE ONLINE PROPERTY VALUATIONS?

    There are countless websites in Australia that offer online property value estimates. These can be incredibly useful at the start of the process but the question remains: how accurate are these tools, and can you rely on them to inform your sale price, or offer amount? Emotion, impulse and other complex … Read more

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  • 11 KEY ELEMENTS FOR A HAPPY HOME WITH TEENAGERS ACCORDING TO THE EXPERTS

    By Georgia Madden in association with Living with teenagers can be challenging at times – even more so if your home is short on space, has insufficient storage or suffers from a poor layout. Building or renovating gives you the perfect opportunity to implement smart design strategies to promote family harmony, … Read more

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  • WHICH RENOVATIONS ARE RIGHT FOR YOUR HOME: COSMETIC OR COMPREHENSIVE?

    If the bones of your home are solid, the kitchen and bathrooms are modern, or if your budget is tight, cosmetic renovations are the way to go. They’re cheaper, quicker, and you may be able to do the majority of them by yourself. When we say cosmetic renovations, we’re talking about surface stuff … Read more

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  • TOP 10 AUTUMN GARDEN JOBS TO TACKLE NOW

    By Carol Bucknell in association with To keep your garden vibrant and healthy all year round you often need to plan a season or two in advance. In autumn, we stop feeding some plants as they prepare for dormancy but lawns and other plants need a boost of fertiliser to give them enough energy … Read more

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  • 2018’S COOLEST AUTUMN RENOVATION AND DESIGN IDEAS

    Is it time to freshen up your home? Autumn is the best time to get your tools out, or pop into your nearest design store and make changes to your home. To make life easier, we’ve compiled our favourite autumn renovations and design ideas below. They’re all simple things that you … Read more

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  • HOW TO INVEST IN PROPERTY WITH YOUR SUPERANNUATION

    With the right research and risk-management most have positive success flipping properties for a quick return, however property is generally best tackled as a slow and steady investment option, with property prices in most city and regional centres across Australia experiencing consistent growth over time. If you’ve got a healthy … Read more

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  • TOP 3 WAYS TO PREPARE FOR REAL ESTATE PHOTOS

    High quality photos have become an integral part of marketing your home when selling. When searching for a property, almost all buyers will turn to the internet to find their next home, with buyers perusing many listings before making their final decision. Excellent photos are a critical part of quality … Read more

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