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Kitchen cabinet colour schemes you’ll be seeing everywhere in 2021

Are you thinking of renovating your kitchen in the new year? Maybe you want to give your kitchen a little refresh? After a tumultuous...

5 bedding styling tricks to help sell your home

Selling your home can be a stressful time. Staging your home with the right look and furniture has been proven time and time again...

Hottest bathroom trend predictions for 2021

Let’s face it - 2021 is a year most of the world has welcomed with open arms. 2020 was a particularly challenging year globally...

Sofa selection: How to choose the best modular lounge for your home

A sofa is the first piece of furniture every person will buy for their home. It’s not only a place to sit, it’s a...

How to choose an ethical and sustainable rug for your home

When it comes to considering how you can make more ethical and sustainable choices for your home, a good place to start is under...

How to take care of indoor plants in winter

We all know how challenging it can be to get out of bed on a cold frosty morning. Doing anything in winter that requires...

Is Sir Walter DNA Certified still the best lawn variety?

If you asked the question 'Which is the best type of turf to get for my new lawn?' at a BBQ - chances are,...

How to embrace the hanging chair trend this summer

When you think of hanging chairs, you probably envision them dangling in the chicest, most bohemian of living rooms. The cosy, swaying seats do...

Is your pool ready for summer?

Warmer weather has arrived and you probably can’t wait to take a cooling dip in your swimming pool - but is your pool ready...

Your handy guide to DIY decking kits

Adding an outdoor area at home is probably a goal for a lot of homeowners this year. Building it yourself is an excellent way...

5 essentials for a super outdoor kitchen

In Australia, our outdoor lifestyle is synonymous with BBQs, parties and dining outside on balmy nights. This is why outdoor kitchens are becoming a...

9 spooktacular ways to decorate your home for Halloween

If you can’t beat them, join them. Even if the thought of Halloween fills you with dread (no pun intended), the thought of being...

Frugalista hacks for home improvement – 7 lessons to get more for less

We all like to do some DIY home improvement every now and again – but sometimes, we don't have the funds to go through...

Why it’s worth making the switch to solar

Technology has been advancing at a rapid pace and the developments in solar panels are no exception. Solar photovoltaic (PV) panels can be installed...

Polished concrete versus floorboards

Deciding what material to use for your floor is no small matter. A wise decision means you'll be smiling at your floors for many...

The best smart door locks

Home automation isn’t complete without a smart door lock. It is an important addition when you are considering transforming your home from traditional to a...

Home security cameras guide 2020: Securing your home with CCTV

The world of home security cameras can be overwhelming for a novice. If you’re not familiar with home security technology and are looking for some help...

How to design a lighting plan for your home

What's the one thing you do every night before bed? What's the one task you perform every morning? We're talking about that task that...

The hottest paint colour trends for summer 2021

A majority of us have spent more time at home in 2020 than ever. So what better time to reinvigorate our interiors and give...

How to keep your home clean and safe during COVID-19

With the practice of self-isolation commonplace around the world and the return of life as normal seeming far off, it's more important now than...

How to reduce outside noise with blinds

It’s safe to say that no one enjoys the sound of barking dogs, construction, noisy neighbours or heavy traffic on their street. But before...

7 days, 7 decluttering projects – getting organised during lockdown

More mess = more stress. If anyone knows how clutter creates stress and anxiety for households, it’s 7am Wardrobes who see it time and time...

Natural pest control: The best plants to prevent pests naturally around the home

Australia is home to an abundant amount of creepy crawlies and pesky pests. Often, these troublesome critters find their way into our homes and...

5 handy hints for maximising storage in kids’ bedrooms

As any parent will tell you, having proper storage in kids’ bedrooms is not just desirable, it’s essential. After all, kids need space and...

The 10 best things locals like to do in Ballina

In case you’re not familiar with the area, Ballina is located on the NSW North Coast, just 30 minutes from the world-famous Byron Bay...

Our fave FREE things to do this summer in Melbourne

Maybe your new year’s resolution was to save up for a house deposit, for a trip to South America or just to be more...

Brisbane’s best suburbs to live in if brunch is your jam

With the impressive range of cafes and restaurants spread across Brisbane and its surrounding suburbs, Brisbane proves to be a dream for brunch enthusiasts. Some...

Double storey exterior design trends for 2018

New year, new me, new home? Buying a new home is one of the most exciting times in any person’s life and there’s no...

The 12 most spectacular Aussie homes listed for sale in 2017

From edgy warehouse conversions, modern masterpieces and revamped Victorians, we see many examples of exceptional Australian architecture daily for sale and rent on homely. We...

7 ways to decorate your pool and patio for a housewarming party

So you’ve got yourself a new house with a pool and you want to make your friends jealous and what better way to show...

Separation anxiety in dogs: How to help a dog with separation anxiety

Many dogs suffer from separation anxiety. Separation anxiety in dogs can arise for a variety of reasons, and there is a range of solutions. As...

How to flu-proof your home this winter

Winter is the start of the flu season, but this year, Australians are also dealing with the Coronavirus threat. The last thing we need...