Category: Professional Services

Happy building

Take The Bedlam Out Of Building A House

November 23, 2015 - 3 min read
Happy building

Building a home can be quite chaotic. Take the bedlam out of building your dream home with our tips for staying organised during a construction project. We’ve even found some trusted tradies for you to check out! Read on and find out how to help breeze through the building process. Take Your Samples With You […]

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Padlock on home door

How To Thief-Proof Your Home

November 17, 2015 - 2 min read
Padlock on home door

Keeping your home protected for unwanted guests is something that’s important to all of us. With this very subject in mind, the question beckons—how secure is your home? From deadbolting your doors to installing home security systems, read on for all you need to know about making your property safe. Here at LocalSearch, we’ve done […]

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Home design

4 Aussie Home Designs That’ll Totally Inspire You

November 1, 2015 - 2 min read
Home design

Whether you’re dreaming of opulent, high-end design or sleek, modern design, nothing brings your dreams to life like gorgeous images on the web! Check out these architectural wonders from across Australia. South Yarra, Melbourne, VIC Australian architects LSA created this eclectic, contemporary home with an emphasis on the colour orange. The South Yarra home has […]

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Black snake

5 Snakes To Avoid

October 27, 2015 - 4 min read
Black snake

Keep yourself and your family safe from snakes by being aware. With spring in full swing and the weather warming up, snakes are becoming more active and may enter your backyard or worse, your home. To help your family stay safe this snake season, we’ve identified 5 snakes that you need to watch out for. […]

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5 Ways to Avoid an Electrical Fire in your Home

October 23, 2015 - 2 min read

With your family’s safety as your top priority, identifying potential fire hazards around your home may come in handy one day. These hazards, if left ignored, could lead to an electrical fire. So if you notice any of these around your home, it’s time to make a change! How old are the electrical wires in […]

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Installing New Floors? Read Our Quick Tips!

October 23, 2015 - 3 min read

If your floors are getting on with age and looking a little dull, you may be inclined to do a revamp. Before you get stuck into a flooring fiesta, assess your own skill set, assess the room and determine whether you’ll need professional help. We’ve compiled a few tips to keep in mind for different […]

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Investment Property Feature

Tips For Building Or Buying An Investment Property

October 20, 2015 - 3 min read
Investment Property Feature

Owning an investment property (or several) can be a sound way to secure your financial future. If you’re deciding whether to build or buy, you will be tossing up both the pros and the cons of each option. Check out our basic guide to building or buying an investment property in Newcastle to help find […]

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Your security may be at risk thanks to burglars

Security Is An Issue, Let’s Face It

October 13, 2015 - 4 min read
Your security may be at risk thanks to burglars

Use It Or Lose It — That’s How Security Works “No regrets,” they say. Rolls off the tongue easily enough but, like the rest of us, they’ve probably been ripped off and had their stuff looted too. If they could own up, they might admit to regretting not having taken security precautions, such as those you’re about to read… Jimmy (a.k.a. “jemmy”) — […]

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5 Essential Home Fire Safety Tips!

October 13, 2015 - 3 min read

Fire safety is one of those things that we often hear about but rarely pay attention to. We always mean to clean out our gutters, check our smoke alarms and make sure we have easy access to an extinguisher, but life tends to get in the way. However, these little procrastinations can lead to big […]

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