Monday, June 21, 2021
Home Building and Renovation

Building and Renovation

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

If you’re looking for ways to update a rental bathroom for little cost, these tips will come in handy. Rental bathrooms aren’t always the renovated retreat you’d love to immerse in. And if you’re spending more time at home, it’s...
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...
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...
Guest Post Simple actions around your home can make a big difference to your overall impact on the environment. Sometimes, the thought of ‘being green’ sounds difficult, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are a few simple ways you...
Why Plumbers Should Know Interior Trends Starting this week I’m going to give a weekly post about interior trends and styles for all areas of the home that relate to plumbing. While most residential clients have a firm idea of what...
Builders aren't designers and designers aren't builders. Let's discuss why both occupations are necessary to your new build and/or renovation. Am I the only one who thinks Channel 9 is trying to cash in on traffic from House Rules? It...
The Block Triple Threat Bathroom Reveals were on last night and I was very interested to see how each couple would go in producing a renovated bathroom in 72 hours. These time frames honestly give me heart palpitations and I'm...
When starting a new construction or renovation project you need to have a realistic budget set in place. Unfortunately due to the poor pricing that is being submitted at present by other trades at below cost prices, there is...
The main bathroom of a home is often the family bathroom. It’s the bathroom which gets the most traffic from most of the family members – generally the children. To keep a family bathroom functional, it needs to be a...
The heat was on on The Block Triple Threat Kitchen Reveals last night. It would have to have been the most highly anticipated reveals this week due to all the drama around teams changing the location of their kitchens from the...
This post has been written in collaboration with Gumtree The decision to renovate a bathroom needs to be a timely and well thought out process. It comes down to having the right amount of money put aside to pay for...
Electric hot water units are being phased out as a national scheme to make households use more energy efficient and greener hot water heating products.   Households that are affected by this new scheme are when the existing electric hot water...
The Block laundry reveals were quite interesting last night. A lot of things that I thought could have been done better, were glossed over by the judges. Whenever I write my posts about The Block, I generally share the rooms...
Sponsored Post In order for a house renovation to go smoothly, it’s important for the trades onsite to have a good clearway so they don’t have to work around barriers and to prevent them damaging your furniture. If you are looking...
This post is sponsored by Chandler Macleod When I was 22 and looking for a new job, I had a few interviews with recruitment agencies in the city. The jobs were for administration and marketing type roles. After going through...
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...
The best handheld shower head will differ from person to person. There are a variety on the market that will suit your needs. It’s just a question of finding the one that will suit the aesthetic of your bathroom...
One of the best ways to converse with someone you’d like to know better is over a cup of coffee. And I’m excited to announce Nicole (The Builder’s Wife) and I are going to make ourselves available to meet...
When considering bathroom colour schemes, there is always an underlying concern on whether it will date quickly. You want to get it right the first time because 1. It’s usually a big outlay of time and cost for a bathroom reno 2....
This post has been written in collaboration with GlobalX Legal Solutions Whether you are in the market to buy your first house, or you’re an empty-nester selling the family home in favour of greener pastures, transactions involving property are generally...
One of the benefits of owning your home (either with or without a mortgage) is having the choice of renting your home out should your life circumstances change. No matter the circumstance, renting out your house is not a...
This post has been written in collaboration with Local Agent Finder Five years ago Jacob and I sold our first home. We had lived in our first house for over 3 years and we made good money on the sale...