Three Reasons to Use Glass Shower Screens Instead of Curtains in Your Rental Property

When preparing a property for rental, there are a lot of decisions to make - big and small. Choosing the right shower screen can be the difference between keeping a bathroom in top shape, or being forced to carry out costly regular maintenance. Glass shower screens are suitable for all types of shower, whether or not they're combined with a bathtub, and are superior to shower curtains for a number of reasons.

Ideas That Could Turn Your Garden Into a Multifunctional Living Space

An increasing number of Australian homeowners are choosing to turn their outdoor spaces into multiunctional extensions of their living rooms, games rooms and dining areas. If you have a bare lawn or an overgrown wilderness that isn't doing anything to improve your life, why not join the trend and add some new elements to your garden? Upgrading your garden with an elevated patio, cabinets for storing sports equipment, or even a Jacuzzi is well worth the effort.

A Few Tips for Choosing the Right Window Dressing For Your Home

Your home's window dressing may be more important than you realize, as the right curtains, shutters, or shades can provide added insulation around your windows while also giving the space style and warmth. You may also need to think about how much light is blocked by window dressing, if your bedroom faces a streetlight, or you're prone to migraines that are triggered by bright sunlight. Since there are so many choices and styles from which to choose when it comes to how you might cover your home's windows, note a few tips for making that choice.

Scorching Summers | Save Your Buffalo Grass From Heat Devastation With These 3 Gardening Approaches

Summers in Australia can get incredibly hot, especially in the northern and western parts of the country. This intense heat can damage your buffalo lawn grass more than you can imagine if you're not vigilant. Lawnmowers and watering hoses are vital tools to keep your grass healthy when the scorching sun belts down on your lawn. This guide helps you save your buffalo grass from heat devastation with these approaches.

Tips On Renovations That Make Your Staircase Safe For Your Kids

Your staircase can be a fatal hazard for your kids, especially if you've not baby proofed the staircase. To avoid unnecessary accidents on the staircase, you should identify the best protective fixtures to install so that your staircase can be baby friendly. Below are tips on how you can refurbish your staircase and make it safe for your kids to use. Install Baby Gates Baby gates act as barriers at the entry points of staircases and come in handy in keeping kids off the staircase.

5 Simple Maintenance Tricks to Get Your Portable Air Conditioner (AC) in Good Shape

When temperatures begin to rise in the summer, you should be planning to move your portable air conditioner from the storage room where it has probably been lying since the last autumn. However, because the unit has been in storage for quite a while, you will need to perform basic maintenance procedures to ensure that it works properly. Here are five quick maintenance tricks for the portable unit. Remove Dirt and Dust from the Interior -- There is a high likelihood that the portable air conditioner has accumulated dust and debris in the storage room.

3 Sharp Tactics To Let Your Wine Age Gracefully In Storage

You can't just throw wine into the back of your closet and expect it to age well. Many homeowners consider self-storage units for storing wine bottles because a few years can transform good wine into something valuable. But that's only if you find a way to take good care of your wine bottles in their latent years. This guide offers you tactics to let your wine age gracefully while in storage.

Considerations When Constructing a Deck on Your Property

If your home is beginning to feel a bit cramped and you are looking to increase the living space available to you, you could consider constructing a deck. Decks are great for an array of reasons ranging from entertaining guests to providing a play area for your kids. However, embarking on deck construction is not simply about calling on deck builders. There are a number of things that you need to keep in mind to ensure that your structure meets your household's individual needs.

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star: How to Attract Fireflies to Your Back Garden

There is something very magical about fireflies, and having them in your back garden adds a whimsy that fairy lights can't compete with. Of the 2,000 varieties of fireflies, 25 can be found in Australia, mostly from Sydney to south-eastern Queensland. But, how do you get fireflies to come to your garden? Read on for some ideas that will attract fireflies to your space, something that will be good for two reasons, as not only do fireflies help make your garden look more magical, you'll also be helping out the firefly population, which has been diminishing in the last few years.

Kitchen Scheme | 3 Clever Lessons To Design A Clutter-Free Kitchen

Kitchens are at the helm of practically every home, so you'll naturally want the space to be as aesthetically pleasing and functionally efficient as possible. Clutter is both unsightly and can disrupt your regular schedule, so you'll want to get rid of it as much as possible. If you're planning to re-design your kitchen to remove clutter from the floors, then you've made a good decision to enhance the look of your cooking space.