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Category: Home

Room to grow: children’s bedrooms

Whether it is due to changing tastes or the changing ages of those inhabiting them, children's bedrooms will require updates over time.

Your very own oasis

Design an outdoor space infused with calming materials to promote mental wellbeing in the age of coronavirus.

Pandemic renovation projects on the rise

Coronavirus restrictions have inspired many homeowners to renovate their house in the hope of increasing the enjoyment of their space.

Bring the outside inside

Timber and stone can help create a deeper connection to earth and nature inside our homes.

Expert styling tips with Neale Whitaker

Interior design expert and Luxaflex brand ambassador, Neale Whitaker, shares his tips for styling that suits your home and personality.

Lemon Wedge: downsized and delighted

Simplicity, functionality and community were at the heart of this year’s Malcolm Moir and Heather Sutherland Award winner for residential architecture in the ACT. The Lemon Wedge...

Kitchen inspo: steal the style

Tailored and refined, Melbourne designer Georgia Ezra’s kitchen is an inviting space which features a palette of warm, earthy tones. The bespoke look is inspired by Morocco and Spain with...

Winter fire safety

Winter is peak house fire season and ACT Fire & Rescue is urging Canberrans to be aware of common causes of home fires.

Winter escape

The COVID-19 pandemic may have put travel plans on hold but that doesn’t mean you can’t create a winter escape in your own home.

5 top tips to create an eco-friendly bathroom

Keeping up with the latest bathroom trends is not just about aesthetics but creating a more eco-friendly and sustainable space. Minimise your impact on the planet without...

Five ways to reduce plastic in the bathroom

It’s Plastic Free July, so it’s the perfect time to take stock of the way we use plastic in our everyday lives.

Top 4 tips to find a fridge

Here are top four tips to choose the right fridge for your needs, thanks to Mitsubishi Electric.

Reviving green desk-mates

As offices re-open, many employees have returned to their desks to discover that their once well-tended workplace plants may not have stood up too well to the stresses of isolation.

Trend alert: timber accents

Here, Boral Timber shares their top three tips on how to embrace the timber trend.

Arts & crafts

Looking to keep the kids entertained over the school holidays? Beat the boredom with these simple activities you can do at home.

Make the most of your home office

While many people have returned to the office, for some, working from home has become the new norm. To make the most of your home office environment, interior design expert...

Before and after: Bedroom bliss

If you’re looking to create a serene retreat, why not take some inspiration from interior stylist Jono Fleming who recently updated the bedroom at his farm in rural NSW.

Convert your outdoor space with a fire pit

Just because the temperature drops, doesn’t mean you can’t still spend time outdoors.

5 tips for choosing the right rug

A well-chosen rug has the power to fully resolve a room and pull together many of the other decorating elements – the palette, furniture styles, mood, even the composition of...

Throw down

In winter, there’s nothing better than wrapping yourself up in a soft blanket or throw as you settle in to read a good book or catch up on your favourite...

Aussies expect higher energy bills due to COVID-19

Four in five Aussies (84%) believe their energy bill will be higher than usual as a result of home-based work and schooling during the pandemic, but haven't changed their usage habits.