Home & Decorating

Sun 7 Jun 2020

What to consider when designing your new home office

What to consider when designing your new home office

Think about placement, privacy and power points when creating the ideal space in which to work from home.

Sat 6 Jun 2020

Reno dreams collapse under tough stimulus hurdle

Premium Content Reno dreams collapse under tough stimulus hurdle

Mackay renovators and home builders are struggling to access a $25,000 Home Builders grant

Our homes will change after COVID-19, says TV star

Premium Content Our homes will change after COVID-19, says TV star

Grand Designs host Kevin McCloud says if there is a lesson we should take from COVID-19, it should be that architecture should connect not isolate people.

Downsizing tips for empty nesters

Downsizing tips for empty nesters

Thinking of shifting into a smaller pad? This interiors expert has some advice to help you make this major lifestyle transition.

Fri 5 Jun 2020

Mum’s $10 Bunnings bathroom solution

Mum’s $10 Bunnings bathroom solution

A woman has revealed the cheap “miracle” spray behind transforming years worth of grime build-up.

Wed 3 Jun 2020

Kmart hack we need to stop

Kmart hack we need to stop

It’s all the rage right now but one professional organiser believes you shouldn’t attempt it unless you want to wreak havoc on your home.

Sat 30 May 2020

$2k Bunnings solution to 'drab' house

$2k Bunnings solution to 'drab' house

When identical twins Marissa and Rebecca bought homes next door to each other they knew they had to do something drastic to makeover their houses.

Is this Australia’s best backyard?

Is this Australia’s best backyard?

While many others were glued to their screens during social isolation, Brent Stevenson’s children were having the time of their lives in their own theme park.

Wed 27 May 2020

Game of Thrones house sells for $2.43m

Game of Thrones house sells for $2.43m

Winter is coming … so a house renovated in the style of Game of Thrones has been sold by its expat owner ahead of a deadline that means she’ll avoid a tax.

Mon 25 May 2020

Shoppers go nuts for new Bunnings item

Shoppers go nuts for new Bunnings item

Bunnings has released a new range of homewares items – but there’s one standout product Instagram users are “obsessed” with.

Thu 21 May 2020

Jasper's passion refreshes town during pandemic

Premium Content Jasper's passion refreshes town during pandemic

COVID-19 restrictions have inspired a seven-year-old green thumb to grow his hobby into a business.

Wed 20 May 2020

How to save as energy prices hit eight-year low

Premium Content How to save as energy prices hit eight-year low

Residents are being urged to negotiate their energy plans after a huge drop in wholesale prices this week. THIS IS HOW YOU CAN SAVE BIG

Tue 19 May 2020

Secret behind mum’s immaculate home

Secret behind mum’s immaculate home

Photos of a Sydney mum’s perfectly organised home have gone viral with fellow mums so in awe they’ve offered to pay for her services.

Mon 18 May 2020

Shopper's easy hack for Coles bags

Shopper's easy hack for Coles bags

The simple trick takes just 20 seconds and not only saves space, but also means your bags will last for longer.

Sat 16 May 2020

Worst home improvements: YouTube DIY fad behind bad renos

Worst home improvements: YouTube DIY fad behind bad renos

Property owners are shunning tradies in favour of YouTube to conquer renovations and repairs, but the home improvements are having disastrous results.

Sat 9 May 2020

Upcycling tips from interiors expert Tara Dennis

Upcycling tips from interiors expert Tara Dennis

The celebrity decorator shares how to transform a piece of furniture from shabby to chic.

Thu 7 May 2020

Toowoomba’s Reno Lads close to finishing $300k job

Premium Content Toowoomba’s Reno Lads close to finishing $300k job

THE Toowoomba couple famous for turning old Queenslanders into timeless classics are close to finishing their biggest renovation job yet.

Sat 2 May 2020

The $70 gadget dividing Australia

The $70 gadget dividing Australia

While some have dubbed it the villain of this MasterChef season, one kitchen gadget is now flying off shelves thanks to its appearance on the show.

Fri 1 May 2020

Tweed stunner beckons seachangers

Tweed stunner beckons seachangers

With gorgeous views and an acre of land to call your own for less than $1.4m, it’s no wonder this coastal escape tops REA’s most viewed list this week.

Labyrinth unites passageways and community

Premium Content Labyrinth unites passageways and community

PEACE, unity and healing is needed in the world more than ever and one special event aims to provide all three.

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