DIY

How can you get parts to fix a plasma TV?

So your Plasma TV has switched off for the final time, perhaps there was a loud pop, and a puff of magic smoke, there is no getting away from it, you’ll not be watching the Footy on it tonight. So you are left with the various choices... read more »

 

Kitting out your baby’s bedroom

Welcoming a child into the world can be one of the most joyous times of one’s life, but also one of the most stressful. Development in these early stages is so incredibly fast that it’s also important to remember, amongst the novelty and... read more »

 

Basics of Buying a Steel Kit Home

Steel kit homes are increasingly popular all over developed economies. If you have ever owned a steel frame home, you will know how practical they are, and how well they stand up. After 7 years of home ownership, I am completely amazed at the... read more »

 

Why architects, developers and quantity surveyors are selecting stainless steel for constructing balustrades and handrails?

With changing trends, architects, developers and quantity surveyors are looking for balustrades and handrails that are the best  quality as well as have attractive designs. There are numerous options available for constructing balustrades a... read more »

 

The Top Five Most Unusual Homes

Around the world today are many unusual homes unlike anything that a normal homeowner might choose to live in.  Houses built by architects who have turned their dreams into reality and created something far outside the square.  Most push the... read more »

 

DIY-Why I Brought in the Professionals

I’ve always considered myself a bit of a ‘Mr Fix It’. I know my way around replacing a washer in a leaking tap, I do my own oil and filter changes, and I’ve even patched up a few holes in the wall every now and then when... read more »

 

10 Reasons Your Home Needs a Veranda

Verandas will not only improve the look of your home but will also increase its value. Whether you choose to have a veranda on one side of the house or extend it all the way around, a veranda will also create much needed shade around your home... read more »

 

One of the biggest and sometimes one of the most significant expenses in your backyard maintenance is fencing. Not only in terms of the fence around your property, but these days with tighter restrictions around backyard pools, your summer haven...

 

Simple decorating tricks such as lighting, re-arranging furniture, cushions, throws and fresh flowers can instantly lift the mood of your home. There are many cheap and effective ways to freshen up a tired living space that don’t require an...

 

Garden decking makes a fantastic addition to any garden or household, however if your kids and family are going to be sitting, walking or running on it then you want it to be safe. The majority of accidents occur in the home and decking, like...