Category: Hints & Tips

The Best Options When Using Shutters For Soundproofing

Window shutters are a great idea when it comes to soundproofing your home from unwanted noise. Whether it’s neighbourhood dogs barking throughout the night, noisy neighbours waking you up in the morning or busy highway traffic causing you grief throughout the week, a quality shutter can definitely help. We’ve investigated the issue at hand and […]

7 Great Uses For Plantation Shutters at Home

Plantation shutters make a stylish and versatile addition to any home. You will fall in love with the wide variety of design options and the many uses that they provide. Add style, privacy, value and security to your home plus much more. Plantation shutters are also great because of their energy saving benefits. Read on […]

Energy Efficiency Tips for Australian Homes

Save money and the environment by making your home energy efficient – it really is a win-win! Check out our blog to learn how you can save energy at home today. Every day, Australians consume enough electricity to power 8 billion TVs and enough natural gas to boil water for 36 billion cups of tea. […]

Should Australia Fear a Housing Bubble?

The real estate market is still strong in Australia but is it all about to come crashing down? Hopefully it is sustainable but have a read through our infographic as it outlines some of the concerns people have about a housing bubble.

Energy-Saving Tips in Australian Homes

The total amount of energy used every day in Australia could charge 110 billion mobile phones. Much of this usage is unavoidable, but there’s still plenty of it that is wasted. Energy efficiency begins at home, so be sure to implement these tips if you want to conserve energy and save quite a bit of […]

Making a Rented Home Your Own

When you live in rented property, it can be difficult to make it feel like it is truly your home, but that doesn’t mean you can’t add a few personal touches. If you wish to make a few small-scale changes that aren’t unreasonable, there is a good chance that your landlord will approve.

Prefab Houses: An Infographic

Prefab homes are becoming more and more common. They are also more advanced in terms of their engineering and efficiencies and may herald a viable alternative for countries suffering from a housing shortage. Check out our infographic for all the information.

Home Declutter – An Infographic

There’s no denying that decluttering a home takes effort but the end result is worth it as you will get not only a sense of achievement but also extra space! You’ll also likely be able to find things a lot easier thus making life a lot less chaotic. The thing to remember with decluttering is […]