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Home Security: 8 Top Tips to Keep your Apartment Safe

Home Security: 8 Top Tips to Keep your Apartment Safe

Follow these 8 expert tips to feel confident and secure in your apartment, when you're home and when you're on the go.

HIA HomeShow Brisbane 2015

Are you building a new home, renovating or simply making improvements? Visit Brisbane's largest home show, HIA HomeShow on Friday 28th - Sunday 30th August at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre.

Move over Man Caves: Introducing the 'She Shed'

We'll see your Man Cave and raise you a She Shed! Escape the daily grind with a backyard hideout all to yourself. We show you how.

How to Restore a Table Set

By Tara Dennis On 17 Jun

Love to turn something old into something new again? Try your hand at restoring a table set.

10 Ways to Keep Warm at Home this Winter

By Katie ButterworthOn 16 Jun

Unless you're living in the tropics, it can get a little chilly in winter. Here are 10 top tips to keep warm at home this winter (and keep your energy bill down too!)

8 Things You Should Never Buy New

Want to save a pretty penny? Here's a list of 10 things you should never buy new.

10 Solar Energy Myths Busted

Keen to reduce your energy costs and carbon footprint, but not sure if solar energy is right for you? We explorelode 10 of the most common myths around solar to help you make an informed decision.

Solar: The Answer to your Energy Needs

Looking for a smarter way to meet your energy needs, tread lightly on the earth and reduce your power bill, without compromising your lifestyle? Solar could be the answer.

5 Tips to Chop Fireplace Wood Safely

Winter is quickly creeping up on us again, which means it's time to stock the woodshed before the temperature really starts to plummet. Follow these 5 top tips for safely and effectively splitting and chopping wood.

How to Make the Most of a Tiny Living Space

By Shaynna BlazeOn 28 Apr

You can't always build more space into the floor plan of tiny properties - but you can be clever about using the room you have. Shaynna Blaze shares her expert tips.

6 Things to Consider when Choosing a Doona

Autumn is officially here, and the arrival of chillier nights calls for the perfect doona to keep you warm. Before you buy, consider these 6 top tips.