Archive for: October 2018

8 Mistakes to Avoid When Renovating Your Kitchen


Those who live on Uber Eats may barely even step foot into their kitchens. But for most of us, the kitchen is one of the most important spaces in the home. It’s where we wolf down a quick brekky before work, toil...

5 Short-Term Investments for Your Money


So, you have some money and are looking for a place to invest it? Great! You have quite a few options for short-term investments. Some are riskier than others, and you’ll have to decide what amount of risk you’re willing to accept....

DIY Macramé Wall Hanging


If you’ve ever come across a macramé wall, it’s hard not to be impressed—from the intricacy of the design, to the unique patterns and flawless coastal aesthetic. It’s commonplace to wish you could DIY one for your home. Well now you can!...

Interior Inspiration for Long, Narrow Lounge Rooms


For most people the lounge room is the centre of the home. It serves as an entertaining area, and a space to lounge and relax with family or friends. But unfortunately for some, the living room isn’t always generous in space. Long...

Short on a house deposit? Here’s how to get a guarantor


  Key Points A guarantor is somebody who offers their home equity as security to help you secure a home loan. Parental guarantors are the most common type of guarantor. Potential borrowers often use a guarantor to avoid Lender’s Mortgage Insurance (LMI),...

How Much Money Should You Retire With in Australia?


The question of how much money you should retire with deals with so much nuance – caused by differing lifestyles, economic factors, views on money, and so many other variables. No two people will ask this question and get the same answer....

6 Tips for Nailing Your Child’s Dream Bedroom


When decorating your child’s bedroom, there’s no need to sacrifice on quality or style. Yes, you’ll want to put as much love into it as possible, but if you’re not a designer, figuring out what you love can be easier said than...

Hallway Hacks: Create a Flawless Design in a Narrow Space


Often, when we’re planning a renovation, hallways aren’t given much thought. The spotlight is usually centred on the living room, bedroom, bathroom and kitchen. While you might not spend much time in your hallway, they often serve as entrance points or connecting...

How to Arrange a Small Living Room to Maximise Space


Having a small living room often feels like a massive constraint. You probably can’t add all the furniture and designs you want to, and it can be a bit discouraging. Small rooms don’t have to be a burden, though. Constraints just mean...

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