Category: Home Services

Bugs in a field
October 29, 2015

5 Tips For Bug Proofing Your Home

Bugs in a field

With summer fast approaching you’ll need to prepare for the irritating swarms that will threaten to overrun your home. Not the kids and their friends, (although they can be equally annoying at times!), but the plagues of insects that come out of hibernation as the temperatures rise. It’s home bug proofing time! To make this […]

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Bakyard makeover
October 28, 2015

Turn Your Backyard Into a 5-star Resort

Bakyard makeover

Why have a house if you’re not doing something wonderful with your backyard? The space to create your own piece of paradise is right outside your door. Let’s look at some of the best landscaping and gardening options to take your outdoor space to the next level. The Barbecue / Pizza Oven Game Changer The great Australian […]

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October 26, 2015

4 Best Uses For Your Spare Room

Spare rooms can often become the place where all the random junk around your home gravitates to, such as books, old furniture, kids car seats, clothes your family have given you that you pretend to like… and dead bodies (sorry, that’s the basement!) It’s time to take back your spare room with some of these […]

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Frameless glass pool fencing
October 23, 2015

Pool Fencing — Please Take A Fence

Frameless glass pool fencing

Pool Fencing Has Standards Your swimming pool should be your private oasis. But you’re going to end up in deep water if your pool fence doesn’t measure up. There are safety standards and laws for this, covering pool fences built from any number of materials. Let’s take a close look at some of the options available when selecting […]

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October 23, 2015

Create Your Very Own Vintage Kitchen

Forget about modernising your kitchen, because 2015 is all about the vintage look. Whether you’re after the 50s-style diner look or a 40s-inspired English farmhouse kitchen, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to designing your vintage kitchen. If you’re unsure exactly how to go about turning your current kitchen into something straight out […]

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October 22, 2015

3 Hacks To Cool Down Your Home

When you live in one of the hottest regions in Australia, life can seem pretty darn unfair when summer comes around. Before you swap your living room couch for a kid’s paddling pool or make a hat out of a working ceiling fan*, try these practical approaches first. *Please do not make a hat out […]

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Lightning and clouds over field near house
October 21, 2015

Prepare for the Wet Season in Darwin

Lightning and clouds over field near house

Batter Down the Hatches, the Rains are Coming! Next month marks the start of the wet season for the Top End and locals know to expect high humidity, torrential rains and raging storms. We’ve prepared a few tips to help you stay protected and minimise the potential damage to your home or business. Emergency Plan […]

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Tank Feature
October 19, 2015

How To Maintain Your Rainwater Tank

Tank Feature

A rainwater tank is vital in many areas of Australia. It’s great for the environment too. But how do you keep your water from becoming contaminated, discoloured or tasting funny? We’ve found the easiest ways you can help ensure your drinking water stays crystal clear. Read on to learn how… How To Help Prevent Contaminated Tank Water Netting […]

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October 16, 2015

Have Your Home Shine Bright With A Chandelier

When it comes to choosing lighting for your home, you’re literally spoilt for choice. However, nothing screams class and elegance more than a well-placed chandelier. Whether you’re looking for a new focal point for your grand entranceway or you just want to add some panache with a couple of smaller chandeliers, there’s a chandelier out […]

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