Friday, April 26, 2019
Home Building and Renovation

Building and Renovation

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

When designing a bathroom, there can be many items to consider from the layout to material and fixture selections. For most, the aim of the bathroom is to have a minimalist look that’s easy to clean, however a focal...
I’m excited to announce I’ve partnered with Nicole from The Builder’s Wife to set up our own link up party each Thursday called Home Improvement Thursdays or #HIT. I have been thinking about having a link up for a while...
Kitchen reveals are usually one of my favourite parts of The Block. We've seen some amazing kitchens produced by previous couples on The Block and last night was sure to please with some really well-thought out designed spaces. There...
It’s an exciting time when you have finance approval for a bathroom renovation. Whether you’ve saved or organised a loan, making the decision to renovate and modernize a room in your home is exciting. But there can be delays...
When Wright Renovations started following me on Instagram, I re-followed them back and was delighted to find out it was Emma and Luke, who were friends of friends at my church. Emma had looked after my girls at church...
Last week I received a call from a client to unblock a shower waste. I thought it would be a simple job for a drain machine but unfortunately it wasn’t. The plumber I organized to unblock the shower waste couldn’t...
When I started my plumbing apprenticeship, I knew of only one female plumber and her name was Carlie Wright. She was Queensland’s first licensed female plumber and is Brisbane’s one and only female plumbing inspector.   Carlie has started her own...
This is a Sponsored Post for Action Inspections I remember when Jacob and I were getting our first house ready to put on sale. I read up on what needed to be done to make sure our house was visually...
Brought to you by Nuffnang and Termidor HE Buying or building your first home is an exciting yet daunting experience. Shelter is a need, so to be able to own your home is a blessing that shouldn’t be taken for...
Weekends are always the worst and most common times when you come across a water leak or blocked drain at your house. It’s always a pain in the butt to try and find a plumber that will firstly want...
As I have stated before on this blog, plumbing must be done by a licensed plumber. Choosing to use a local handyman or attempt to do plumbing work yourself can cause a number of headaches. I don’t have enough...
This post has been written in collaboration with Giamar I have to admit, whenever I see some sort of outdoor window covering on the front of a house, I immediately think an older person lives in the home. I’m...
On Thursday, Jacob sent me a message about The Home Show being on at the Brisbane Convention Centre this weekend. I’ve been meaning to get to one of these shows since I started this blog, but taking babies and toddlers...
Copper has been a huge trend in interiors for the past year so it’s not surprising that tapware manufacturers have followed the trend. Copper tapware is a big trend that is making a big statement in kitchens and bathrooms...
This post has been written in collaboration with Australian Outdoor Living One of my favourite times of the year is towards the end of August when (in QLD) we experience bright sunny days with mild cool temperatures. If you came...
If you’re planning to renovate your bathroom next year, you will no doubt be researching bathroom trends for 2019 to help with your selections. Each year when I research and compile this post, I’m amazed at what trends have stuck...

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Sponsored Post The house that we live in was previously a display home. One of the benefits of buying such a home is the beautifully landscaped gardens.  When we first moved in my husband only had basic gardening tools which...
This post has been written in collaboration with West Village If there is one regret I have that I didn’t do more of before I had kids, it would be travel. My husband and I were lucky enough to have travelled...
If you can’t afford to a buy a home in Australia, there may be good news for you if you've been wanting to jump in on the property ladder. A Sydney architect, Alex Symes, has founded a new business venture...
If you're looking for ways to add pink to your bathroom renovation, this post is for you. I've found 20 Pink Bathroom Ideas that modernize retro... well I think they atleast try to modernize it. Utter the words ‘pink bathroom’...
This post has been written in collaboration with Tradewise Insurance There are no ordinary days on the job when you’re a plumber. Everyday is different and every job has its own set of challenges. The only constant is the procedure...
I love a clever DIY project and when my friend Yolandi shared what she and her husband were creating for their third daughter as a Birthday gift, I wanted to share it with you. This removable timber sandbox with...