Monday, June 21, 2021
Home Building and Renovation

Building and Renovation

if its about building and renovation you’ll find it here

A glass free shower or open shower is an ideal way to remove the need for glass in the bathroom. Here are some design ideas for inspiration. Wet room bathrooms are popular in design as they open the room making...
Are you tossing between a front loader or top loader washing machine? Here are 5 Front Loader Washing Machine Myths which may make your decision easier. Sponsored by The Good Guys The front loader washing machine has been thrown some shade...
Bathroom renovation mistakes is one of the most common searches made online about renovating. Mistakes can cost money and add time to the project completion. Here are the 12 most common bathroom renovation mistakes you can steer clear from...
These Rainbow Bathroom ideas from around the world show how colours can be embraced in the bathroom.  It’s a known fact if you want your bathroom to age well, it’s best to choose a neutral colour scheme. Some colours can...
Needing a small bathroom to look bigger? Check out these tips to maximize your space.  Originally a Sponsored Post A spacious bathroom is often what many renovators have in mind when updating the most used room in the house. But often...
A Slim Fit French Door Fridge is an affordable way to modernise your kitchen. Samsung has launched a range of fridges packed with features, including a non-plumbed model for ice and water dispensing.  Sponsored By The Good Guys Kitchen renovations have...
Do you prefer a kitchen table or island bench? It seems we want to have the best of both worlds.  As I was perusing my inbox with home newsletters last week, an article caught my attention from Houzz. The article...
Modernise a kitchen without a major renovation with these top budget friendly tips.  When the kitchen looks tired, old and run down, it’s usually a sign for un update. But if you’re not in a financial position to fund a...
The 2021 bathroom trends have evolved from a year of lockdown where experiencing new locations and visiting new cities was put on hold. As a result, the trends have shown a desire for hotel inspired bathroom spaces which can be...
Are you leaning towards gunmetal tapware in your new build or renovation? Check out the pros and cons of gunmetal tapware and why it's becoming a popular finish of choice. If you’re looking for a similar tone to chrome tapware,...
Brass tapware is not as highly sought as chrome or matte black, however for those who like to go against the trends, brass tapware can certainly make a statement in the bathroom. But like other finishes, there are pros...
no show tradies

No Show Tradies

No show tradies is a common pet hate amongst property owners when organising a call out with a tradesperson. Here are some tips to prevent a no show tradie experience.  One thing I get annoyed with is when a tradesperson...
Standard design rules for bathrooms are all about ensuring a functional and visually pleasing space you will love to use every day.   Designing a bathroom is not as easy as it looks. There are three elements to manage: function, movability...
If you want to conceal a rainwater tank, check out these 6 clever installations. Rainwater tanks are a great way to save water but they can take up space and interfere with the outdoor aesthetic. The position of a rainwater tank...
Here are tips to prepare your home for storms now that summer is on our doorstep. Maintaining your home can help protect it when hazardous wet weather approaches. The Bureau of Meteorology has shared the climate outlook from November to...
There are so many ways to embrace colour in the bathroom. As we’ve seen on The Block last week, colour can be introduced by installing a coloured basin to painting the walls. Most people opt for a neutral colour scheme in...
Is there such a thing as the perfect ensuite bathroom? Most people don't think about it until they have to design one in a small space. Sometimes getting the layout right can be tricky. Let’s rethink the ensuite bathroom normality's Often the ensuite...
A portable fire pit is a practical choice for the backyard when you don’t want to have a designated fire pit area, all year round. In Brisbane, winter is quite mild and more people would opt for a pool than...
This year as part of our list of home updates and maintenance, we painted both bathrooms. The bathrooms were well and truly in need of a paint because they hadn’t been painted since we moved in. Our bathrooms have kept well...
Towel hooks are popular solution for hanging towels when wall space is limited. They are known as robe hooks when searching online, but they are typically used for hanging towels.  The benefits of using robe hooks to hang towels are You...
The modern Art Deco Bathroom is characterized by geometric patterns, symmetrical shapes, bold flooring and ornate tapware. This style of bathroom will suit an older style home or apartment, with distinct heritage or federation features. It’s a popular design when...
Living in your home while renovating is best described as challenging but doable! If you're about to start a home renovation, you may have wondered whether to move out and rent a property or live in your home while renovating. Jen...