Home decor trends that need to stay in the past

If you grew up in an era where a doll in a frilly dress kept a tight reign over your toilet roll, you'll probably...

10 simple and elegant ways to decorate your Christmas table

As the old Italian proverb goes, ‘At the table with good friends and family, you do not become old’. The original statement may not...
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Live in a small home? Use these tips to stay organised

Organising any home can be difficult, but finding a place for all your stuff in a small house can be particularly troublesome. Guest post -...

Preparing your investment property for summer

If you own one investment property or many, it's important to keep them in good condition, firstly so you attract and retain good tenants...

Five ways to reduce waste (and save money) on your home renovation

On average, renovating a home generates far more waste than building a new one from scratch. Via The Conversation - By Deepika Mathur (Researcher in sustainable architecture, Charles Darwin...

12 ways to add a lease-friendly personal touch to your home

Here are 12 reversible ideas to work around these restrictions to make your rented house really yours.

Get ready for winter: Your home checklist

LJ Hooker has prepared an 'At Home' checklist to help you tackle the home chores as we head into the winter months. Republished with permission...

May checklist: Get your home ready for winter

As we find ourselves spending more time indoors, comfort in the home will become an important consideration to keep in mind. Here are a...

Pot plants: Why they’re a renter’s best friend

Portable, potted plants are the ideal solution for people who rent or have no soil. Here are some easy ways to grow and display...

7 things you’ll wish you knew before renting an apartment

Moving out of home and into your very own apartment can be incredibly liberating - but that excitement can wear thin if you start...