Lifestyle Home improvement

Home improvement

DIY

There’s no greater sense of achievement than successfully completing a DIY project for your own home. From crafty home decor projects, home styling ideas to home improvement tasks, our guides to DIY are sure to inspire you to get creative and productive this weekend.

Flooring

The type of flooring you select is dependent on a number of factors including the style of your home, whether you have kids and pets, and what your budget is. We’ve outlined the pros and cons of different types of flooring to help you determine the perfect flooring for your home.

Painting

It’s amazing how a fresh coat of paint can make even the oldest home look as good as new inside and out. Here are the latest colour trends, tips on selecting paint colours and how to nail your finish every time.

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...

Why you need a smart doorbell

Smart doorbells are now joining the family of smart home products that are growing in popularity thanks to their convenience and power-saving functions. Are you...

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 important to choose quality paint for your house

Choosing quality paint is arguably just as important as choosing the right colour. While premium paint and cheaper paint may look similar at first...

How to prepare for a bushfire

Each year, Australians are facing bushfire seasons that are starting earlier, going stronger and lasting longer. Homes and families are at more risk now than...

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...