First impressions count. Whether you are on a date or going for a job interview, if people decide they do not like what they see, that negative view tends to linger. When it comes to romance, there are plenty more fish in the sea, but when it comes to selling your home, you may not fi
Houses in the Hamptons are recognised the world over for their style and luxury, and it is no wonder that this style of home is often replicated. There are several design features that make homes in the Hamptons so unique, and when these features are used in the design of Australian homes, it can br
The idea of adding extra space to your property is a good one, especially if you want to increase the value of your property for future selling or leasing purposes. Choosing to extend your home is also ideal if your basement or attic simply won’t do for the room or home office space you have i
Living in a green home can be a bit of a task. While it's all well and good to care for the environment, actually taking the steps toward green living can be time consuming. Here are some fun and practical ways to go green in your own home without breaking the bank! Grow your ownIf you live in an a
Regardless of how beautiful your home may be, it can become very uncomfortable during the hotter periods of the year. This piece takes a look at some of the things you can do to make sure your home is very comfortable even at the peak of summer. Create cross ventilation Having several openings fro
Antique tables come in a number of styles, designs and ages and many have the potential to be refurbished, however refurbishing a table requires a great deal of care and planning. Read on and we will tell you how to upcycle tired old tables and make them valuable, ‘modern’ pieces.
With summer on the horizon, everyone's minds are beginning to turn to BBQs and big meals outdoors. If you are eyeing up the green behind your home, then, you can be sure that house-hunters will be too. How can a garden help to sell your property? Allow us to plant some ideas..
Antique and vintage interiors have been replaced by modern and contemporary designs. Homes are decorated with a mix of patterns, colours, styles and even genres. Giving your home a vintage feel and look can seem daunting but it is easier than you think. Giving your home a vintage face-lift is a gre
Spring is upon us - and with it comes a wave of house-hunters, as the market prepares for the busy buying season. As demand rebounds, though, so does your competition, as a growing number of sellers aim to take advantage of the peak period. Spring is therefore the best time to
Prime property markets are expensive, but they are also expanding. Buyers who cannot afford the top tier areas naturally turn their attention to the most affordable neighbour. This shift towards up-and-coming postcodes drives prices in those areas up, creating more prime mar