Rental Property Renovation: 3 Questions to ask yourself first

11-Oct-2019 12:15:00 Share this:

Renovating a rental property can be a costly exercise but making improvements to the property can yield a healthy return. To ensure you’re maximising your investment, it’s important not to overcapitalise, to stick to your budget, and to use durable products and materials. If you are considering renovating your rental property, ask yourself these 3 questions first.

 


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Topics: DIY, Investment Property


How to design a lawn-free landscape

10-Oct-2019 08:14:20 Share this:

 

 

With climate change affecting weather around the world, many homeowners are replacing turf with low-maintenance landscape ideas.

 

 

 


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Topics: DIY, Gardening


Here comes the heat

09-Oct-2019 15:54:27 Share this:

 

Our wonderful Australia summer can cause problems for those plants in your garden. Using these few tips, you can achieve maximum water efficiency and retention of natural rainfall.


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Topics: DIY, Gardening


Adapting for later in life

09-Sep-2019 09:56:06 Share this:

 

A comfortable care-free retirement can often stem from being in a comfortable low-maintenance home. If you are looking ahead to where you want to be and how you want to live, you need to consider a number of options.

 

Ask yourself whether it’s time to sell the home on the large block with high maintenance gardens to enjoy the luxury lifestyle of a flat or apartment. 

 

 


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Topics: DIY


How to turn your garage into a home gym

12-Aug-2019 10:20:28 Share this:

 

Finding the motivation to exercise at home can be tough – especially if you don’t have the space. Here are some of our favourite home gym ideas to turn your garage into your very own personal workout space. 

 

 


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Topics: DIY, Newsletter


Green your world: Grow veggies in recycled containers

19-Jul-2019 11:06:13 Share this:

If you’re keen on being ‘green’ and healthy this year, now might be a great time to plant up a veggie garden and start growing your own salad, soup and stew ingredients.

 

 

 

 

 


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Topics: DIY


Upcycling in the Home

20-Jul-2018 15:15:57 Share this:

 

With the Winter season comes indoor pursuits. It’s the perfect time to clean up and decorate around the home. Try ‘upcycling’, the popular transformation of discarded or useless items into something new or useful. Here are a few ideas for inspiration.

 


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Topics: DIY


The Four Colours Your Home Needs for Instant Cosiness this Winter

03-Aug-2017 07:13:00 Share this:

Winter is one of those times of year where we all gravitate to the comfiest spots in our homes. Snuggling up with woolly throws on the couch, boiling the kettle for pots of tea or coffee, and curling up next to a heater or fireplace.


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Topics: Australia, DIY, Decoration, Advice, Winter, property focus, home improvements


How to: Add value in the kitchen

26-Jul-2017 18:07:19 Share this:

Kitchens are widely touted as a room of a house that can add value when it comes to selling your property. But not all kitchens are created equal. What can you do to yours to catch a potential buyer’s eye and persuade them to make a good offer?


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Topics: Residential, Selling, DIY, Advice, home improvements