Category: Living & Decor

Beat the heat & install an air conditioner

September 16, 2015 - 4 min read

Are you sick of peeling yourself off the couch in summer or shivering yourself to sleep in winter? If you answered yes, then maybe it’s time you invested an air conditioner. But with so many different systems to choose from, how do you know what system is right for you? Don’t sweat! We’ve done all the […]

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Your Guide to Selecting the Perfect Carpet

September 10, 2015 - 4 min read

If you have ever walked on a plush carpet, you’ll know the feeling of walking on cloud 9. Selecting the right carpet for your home can create a warm and inviting feel, as well as complement your decor. We have researched the most popular carpets, and what to look for when selecting the right one […]

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Go with the flow in Mount Isa

September 4, 2015 - 3 min read

If you live in Mount Isa, you’ll already know how important it is to have a functional and effective air conditioner. We’ve done the research to find 6 top tips to keeping your unit working effectively when temperatures are on the increase. From where to place the unit, to controlling the direction of airflow, these […]

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Scam Alert! Protecting yourself

September 3, 2015 - 4 min read

New scams are being created everyday, but they all have the same basic tactics and strategies. Read on to learn how to better safeguard yourself from being swindled. This article is part 2 of our Scam Alert! series. See part 1 ‘Scam Alert! Top 5 Scams‘ for more information on the most common scams to watch out for. […]

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Scam Alert! Top 5 scams to avoid

August 25, 2015 - 4 min read

Keep sneaky fraudsters away from your hard-earned cash! In 2014, Australian’s lost more than $80m to fraudulent schemes, and the total is already over the $50m mark in August 2015. With so many different schemes out there, and new ones being created everyday, it can be impossible to fully protect yourself without taking the appropriate precautions. […]

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How to: Remove stains from carpet

August 21, 2015 - 3 min read

Whether it’s those muddy paw prints from your furry friend or you’ve accidentally knocked over a glass of red, when it comes to carpet stains you need to act quickly! Luckily, we’ve got the secret on how to get those stains out of your carpet to keep it looking fresh and clean. Read our how-to […]

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Get wine stains out of anything!

August 19, 2015 - 4 min read

We’ve all experienced that heart-stopping moment when our glass of red slips out of our hand or sloshes over the edge—only to land on the carpet or some other important piece of furniture. Wine stains are some of the most relentless, and often it seems easier just to put up with it than put your […]

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5 uses for pegboards in the home

August 19, 2015 - 3 min read

With more and more storage and decor innovations being introduced, the humble pegboard is no longer confined to the garage! Nowadays, you can jazz up your pegboard and use it in any room of the house. Being an affordable and appealing option for many, pegboards can reduce your need for standing surfaces, freeing up your […]

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Pastel decor: 101

August 16, 2015 - 3 min read

Do you want to jazz up your space with a fresh colour scheme? If you’re into the softer side of the paint palette, pastel could be just what you’re looking for. Useful for brightening up a room, or personalising a space, pastel colours are highly versatile. Whether you’re decorating a nursery or wanting to redesign your […]

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What are silverfish?

August 14, 2015 - 3 min read

Pests are a constant annoyance, but there is one that is more elusive than the others: the silverfish. So what the heck are these critters, and how can you prevent an infestation? While silverfish are relatively harmless, they are pretty ugly! They are the epitome of the ‘creepy-crawly’: scuttling long body and plenty of feelers […]

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