2 Clever Design Tricks To Try When Renovating A Small Ensuite

Ensuite bathrooms have become a virtually ubiquitous feature in modern Australian homes. In newly built homes, they are often quite roomy and provide plenty of space to play with. In older homes, the ensuite is more commonly a very small space that doesn't provide the same options for design or layout as modern versions. If you're renovating a small ensuite, then you're no doubt hoping to make the most of the space you have available and create a fresh, modern and attractive new look. [Read More]

A Guide To Caring For Your Potted Christmas Tree

Potted Christmas trees can be a good way of enjoying a traditional decoration without having to kill a tree in order to do so.  You might even be able to plant your Christmas tree out in the garden when the Festive Season is over.  Most nurseries sell living Christmas trees each year so there should be plenty of choice. Here's a quick guide on how to care for your potted Christmas tree. [Read More]

Building an Upside Down House

For homes that have potential views from a top storey, there is a growing trend towards an upside down design, where the living areas are upstairs and the bedrooms are downstairs. Here are some things to contemplate when planning your home.  Noise transmission If you have children who go to bed relatively early, it's important to plan where their bedrooms will be relative to the more high traffic parts of the house. [Read More]

External Blinds | 4 Attentive Reflections To Compare Between Vertical And Horizontal Blinds For Patios

Window blinds and awnings are commonplace in many homes in Australia because they are easy to manage and are aesthetically pleasing to the eye. Apart from aesthetic appeal, blinds bring privacy and regulate sunlight entering your home. Vertical and horizontal blinds are popular choices, but comparing between them for your patio requires careful consideration. Follow these attentive reflections to compare between vertical and horizontal external blinds for your patios. Think About The Dimension Of Your Patio Windows [Read More]