Category: Outdoor

5 Tips for Rural Living

September 22, 2015 - 3 min read

# 1 Don’t be afraid to get dirty When you move to the country you need to make dirt your friend, or you will never accomplish anything outdoors on your property. Whether you are living on lifestyle acreage or a meat, dairy or crop farm, you’re going to have to get down and dirty on a regular […]

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Protect your car & home from storm damage

September 16, 2015 - 4 min read

In Australia, we are no strangers to extreme weather. Every year, severe storms with high winds, large hail and torrential rain cause millions of dollars worth of damage. If you want to better protect your home, car and contents next time there’s a severe storm, you need to act now! From preparing your home with a pre-storm checklist, to making […]

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Need Help Removing Graffiti?

September 9, 2015 - 2 min read

Have you had an experience with some pesky vandals recently? Whether it’s your home or business that is looking more colourful than usual, there’s always a way to remove that awful mess! Simply check out our graffiti removal tips and you’ll be ready to tackle any job. If the going gets tough, we’ve recommended a […]

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How To: Pool Maintenance Guide

August 29, 2015 - 4 min read

Living in Darwin can be hot stuff. There’s nothing worse than going to jump in your pool at home, only to find it’s dirty and unhealthy. If your pool’s more green than clean, we’ve got a few maintenance tips to help keep your pool clean—all year round. From choosing the right pool cleaner for your […]

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Allergy remedies just in time for spring

August 25, 2015 - 4 min read

With spring just around the corner, Rockhampton is set to blossom and brighten—you know what that means. Bring on the hayfever, the blocked nose and the watery eyes. Allergy remedies come in all types, ranging from simple salt-water solutions to pharmaceutical options. We’ve done our research and put together some simple allergy remedies that are […]

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Common landscaping mistakes to avoid

August 17, 2015 - 3 min read

Whether you enjoy having a cuppa overlooking your backyard’s natural beauty or you just want somewhere nice for the kids to play, your landscape is an integral part of the home. However, if you have little experience in the landscaping industry and want to take charge of your next project, there are a few things […]

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Simple guide to keeping your grass green

August 16, 2015 - 3 min read

Do you have brown and patchy grass at home? Many people think the key to keeping your grass green lies in the amount of water it gets, when that’s simply not true! While water is one factor, there are many other variables that can have an impact on your lawn’s health. From fertilising and mowing […]

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When to hire an excavator

August 14, 2015 - 3 min read

Looking at your yard and wondering where you’re going to start? Don’t be disheartened—whether you’re looking to do a big clean-up or completely redesign your outdoor space, tackling backyard projects isn’t a simple job. Sometimes you need to call an expert—but how big of a project is too big for a homeowner to do themselves? […]

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Landscaping tips to pretty up your place

August 14, 2015 - 4 min read

Is your sub-standard garden not doing your home any favours? You can spend thousands of dollars renovating, but a poorly designed and maintained garden can make your home look dull and dreary. While landscaping can seem like a pretty daunting task, it only takes a couple of simple changes to green up your home and […]

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Breathe new life into your home

August 6, 2015 - 3 min read

Tired of living in an outdated home? Before you put the build on the market, why not consider a few simple renovations? Often we make big, brash decisions, only to realise small and simple changes can make a huge difference. From awesome kitchen and lounge ideas, to inventive bathroom and gardens designs, we’ve found some […]

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