Stainless steel

How To Care For Your Stainless Steel Balustrades

Balustrades are a good fencing option for your balcony, deck, or poolside. They are beautifully shiny, stylish, long lasting, and easy to maintain. Many people assume that stainless steel doesn’t corrode or rust, so it can be puzzling when you notice those deep orange specks on your railings. It’s easy to get rid of them […]

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Deciding Factors On Whether to Install an Ensuite in Your Granny Flat

Deciding Factors On Whether to Install an Ensuite in Your Granny Flat

Granny flats are hot property right now. As the trend towards kids staying home longer continues and the property market dwindles, building a granny flat can be a clever financial decision. Even if you don’t have children, it can be great to have when friends or family come to visit, or you can even rent […]

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Spring Cleaning Tips

Spring Cleaning Tips

It’s spring, and that means it’s time to give your house a Spring Clean! Follow these simple tips to have your home looking brand new.   Spring Cleaning Tips to Make Your Home Brand New Clean Your Doormats Make your doormats look more *appealing*. Depending on the type and style of doormats you have, give […]

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Handling a Dripping Toilet

How to Handle a Dripping Toilet

A dripping toilet can be a major annoyance, especially if it never seems to want to stop! It can also lead to a big waste of water so you should get to the bottom of it as soon as possible. Follow these steps to fix your dripping toilet by yourself at home. Step 1: Is […]

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Why Climbing Activities are So Loved by Kids

Why Climbing Activities are So Loved by Kids

Grandparents (and some parents) love to say how today’s kids are weak. They call them pampered and spoiled because their noses are constantly stuck in electronics. Lots of little ones seem surgically glued to their smartphones and digital devices. Even the ones that aren’t are lost in the virtual worlds of Xbox and PlayStation. They […]

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How to make your pool unique

How to Make Your Pool Unique

Owning a pool is a huge investment whether you have an in-ground or an above ground pool. A pool gives you and your family and friends a common area where you can relax and hang out during the summer and warmer months of the year. Instead of just settling for a standard pool design you […]

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How Long Does It Take to Build An Above Ground Pool

How Long Does It Take to Build An Above Ground Pool

Everybody wants a pool. It might be because you love to swim, and you want the convenience taking a dip on a sunny day. It keeps the kids entertained, and can be a great way to cool off in our trademark Aussie heat. Or maybe you’re more serious about your water sports, and you need […]

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Tips For Keeping Your Fireplace And Fire *Clean*

It’s winter, the sun sets *early*, and then that cold night air descends. What better way to enjoy being indoors in winter than with a nice warm fire. If you haven’t really given a lot of thought to your fireplace, or, you haven’t cleaned your fireplace since last winter, now is the perfect time to […]

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8 Secret Things You Didn't Know About Travertine

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Travertine

One of the most popular flooring options today is travertine. When you think of stereotypical sand-coloured blocks, you’re probably visualising this material. While modern and technologically treated, it gives off a raw Spartan appearance that nature loving home owners enjoy. Let’s look at some of its defining characteristics. It absorbs water Travertine is a waterborne […]

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Why Glass Fencing Looks Better

Why Glass Fencing Looks Better

You probably think that *any old fence* will be fine around your home, it will keep people out, prevent people from falling off your balcony, staircase or getting into your pool. The good news is, depending on WHERE you plan to use fencing there is nothing as versatile, or as sexy as glass fencing. There […]

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