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Thu 11 Mar 2021

New ‘splinter’ trend reshaping our homes

New ‘splinter’ trend reshaping our homes

The great Australian dream of home ownership is as alluring as ever but how we get there has changed dramatically.

Tue 9 Mar 2021

Modern insights reveal ancient Feng shui secrets

Modern insights reveal ancient Feng shui secrets

The ancient Chinese practice of Feng shui is experiencing a surge in popularity, particularly among Millennials, but are we doing it right?

Fri 5 Mar 2021

Hated home trend’s sustainable comeback

Hated home trend’s sustainable comeback

An often-despised and quietly celebrated trend is making a comeback as Aussies look to alternative forms of sustainable and organic home design

Thu 25 Feb 2021

Why cocooning is the latest on-point COVID trend

Why cocooning is the latest on-point COVID trend

Cocooning has pushed aside panic buying and working from home as the latest on-point COVID trend, as Aussies bunker down from the troubles of the outside world.

Wed 24 Feb 2021

The Block winners reveal their next big renovation project

The Block winners reveal their next big renovation project

The Block winners Will and Karlie Bethune have revealed where they have put their money down for their second renovation – and this one’s a monster of a home.

Sat 20 Feb 2021

Bundy’s best kept secret stays and guesthouses

Premium Content Bundy’s best kept secret stays and guesthouses

Quirky, charming and luxury escapes are trending in Bundaberg with plenty of tourists falling in love with holiday homes on offer

Fri 19 Feb 2021

Aussies are living through a smart home boom

Aussies are living through a smart home boom

How we enjoy our down time and the latest in cutting edge tech are coming together to create the ultimate in part-home, part-machine.

Pool reno so good it made our Top 10 Cool Pools list

Pool reno so good it made our Top 10 Cool Pools list

A pool reno undertaken on a whim has seen a QLD home hit the Top 10 of Australia’s 100 Cool Pools list, mixing it with some of the most amazing designs around.

Fri 12 Feb 2021

Australia’s coolest pools you’d love to dive into

Premium Content Australia’s coolest pools you’d love to dive into

These are Australia’s coolest pools, homeowners have splashed serious cash to have in the privacy of their own backyards. See the list.

Why now is the best time to sell your home

Why now is the best time to sell your home

Homeowners looking to cash in on the current market boom and get top dollar for their property should list early in the year – and there is a big reason why.

Why Aussies are turning their homes into cool bars

Why Aussies are turning their homes into cool bars

Whether you want to channel Austin Powers, James Bond or Shane Warnie, a stylish cocktail hour at home is now very much on-trend.

Wed 10 Feb 2021

How to make your home smarter

Premium Content How to make your home smarter

It’s now possible to control your home using your voice or your smartphone and more Aussies are sinking big dollars into smart home upgrades.

Tue 9 Feb 2021

The unusual trend taking over yards

The unusual trend taking over yards

It may just look like a bunch of PVC pipes, but there’s a good reason people are heading to Bunnings to set this up in their backyards.

Thu 4 Feb 2021

Surprising item that can clean almost anything

Surprising item that can clean almost anything

There is one simple household item that can be used to clean basically anything in your house, and you probably have sitting in your kitchen.

Sat 30 Jan 2021

Grant Denyer takes us inside his home

Grant Denyer takes us inside his home

Grant Denyer is happy to leave the “jungle” behind for his homestead near Bathurst, with his third baby due to be born shortly.

Fri 29 Jan 2021

The complete guide for your next building project

The complete guide for your next building project

Start your next building project with confidence with our A-Z guide of common building terms.

Piles of trash: What it is like inside hoarders’ houses

Premium Content Piles of trash: What it is like inside hoarders’ houses

Piles of rusting cars, bike parts, old TVs, empty jars and towers of tissue boxes - this is what it is like in some of the worst hoarders’ houses.

Thu 28 Jan 2021

Mum’s ‘game-changing’ fitted sheet find

Mum’s ‘game-changing’ fitted sheet find

A woman who discovered a feature on fitted sheets that makes putting them on easy has left people gobsmacked. Do you know the trick?

Sat 23 Jan 2021

Why your front door is so important

Why your front door is so important

The front door is more than just an access point. Beyond security concerns, it’s a welcome to guests and the street. Make it a clear, beautiful path to the front...

Sun 17 Jan 2021

Regional QLD’s cheapest beachside suburbs revealed

Premium Content Regional QLD’s cheapest beachside suburbs revealed

You can still bag a beachside bargain for under $300,000, but you had better act fast because southern buyers are making their move.

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