Category: Building

Convert Your Garage into a Different Room!

October 7, 2015 - 3 min read

If you don’t use your garage space to store your car, tools or hoarded knick-knacks, why not make the most of all that space and convert it into an extra room? The possibilities are endless, so allow us to feed you some conversion inspirations. Garage – Bedroom If your family is growing or about to […]

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How To Spot A Pest Infestation

October 1, 2015 - 4 min read

Learn how to spot the presence of pests before you are overrun! Do you hear scratching noises coming from the ceiling at night? Perhaps you have noticed strange muddy tubes snaking up one of your walls, or that the food packets in your pantry are frayed? Though it is easy to put these tell-tale marks of […]

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Kit House

Australian Kit Homes 101

September 5, 2015 - 3 min read
Kit House

Kit homes are a great way to build the home of your dreams or an investment property, while cutting building time and costs in the making. Our guide will show you why kit homes are a great idea and what you need before building one. What is a Kit Home? A kit home contains major […]

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Electrical dangers

Home electrical tips to stay safe

August 21, 2015 - 4 min read
Electrical dangers

Where there’s electricity, there’s danger. Keep yourself and your family safe by understanding the potential hidden risks when it comes to electricity and your home. Electric shocks can be fatal, yet they are almost always preventable. From knowing how to deal with electrical emergencies, right through to keeping yourself out of harm’s way, read on for some […]

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Why test and tag?

August 19, 2015 - 3 min read

Are you a small business owner? Perhaps you just need some clarity on what testing and tagging is? When it comes to the safety of your business, your employees and your appliances, testing and tagging is essential. Electricians test and tag to give a clean bill of health for your equipment. In fact, the Electrical […]

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Should you invest in dual living?

August 19, 2015 - 3 min read

If you’ve never heard of dual living before, you could be missing out on a tremendous investment opportunity. With the rising cost of living and increased housing prices, dual living is a great way to take advantage of a whole new income stream without the added expenses. Unlike duplexes, which have two different titles, dual […]

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Making your home more energy efficient

August 19, 2015 - 3 min read

Put simply, energy efficiency is using less energy to do the same task. While it might cost you a little more money in the short term, making your home more energy efficient will save you money on utility bills in the long run—helping the environment at the same time! If you’re looking to make your […]

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Great DIY secret compartments

August 17, 2015 - 3 min read

Do you have valuables or sentimental items that mean a lot to you? Whether you just love the thought of having a bunch of secret compartments around the house, or you are worried about the safety of your most prized possessions, read on! We’ve found some great secret hiding spots where you can put that […]

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Verandahs: not just for summer!

August 14, 2015 - 3 min read

Have you got a beautiful wrap-around verandah that simply does not get used during the cooler months? While the outside space may get used often during summer, we tend to forget about it during winter—as it’s just too cold to sit outside and enjoy it, right? Not necessarily! We’ve come up with some great easy […]

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Tips to save for your first home deposit

August 12, 2015 - 4 min read

Are you sick of renting? Entering the property market is a must if you want to start building your financial portfolio. While renting is less of a commitment than owning your own home, at the end of the day you’re giving your hard-earned cash away. Perhaps you feel like you don’t earn enough to save […]

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