Category: Home & Decor

How To Identify Antique Furniture

Being surrounded by the spirit of antiquity never fails to be a pleasant sensation. Every piece of antique furniture has its own history that holds the story of how it was made, for which purpose exactly and how it was treated and stored throughout the years. An antique is a piece of furniture with special […]

Shedding Some Light on the Gardening in the Shade Delights

Without the helping hand of a decent amount of sunlight, even the most skilled of gardeners struggle to keep their plants in perfect condition. Shady areas are definitely a bit more challenging, but not impossible to turn into a visual excitement as there is a great range of beautiful plants that can not only thrive […]

How to Start a Fire with Flint and Steel

According to Greek mythology, Prometheus stole the fire from Olympus and gave it to mankind. But once Zeus found out, he wasn’t too pleased and the thief was chained to a rock, where he spent the rest of his days having his livers feasted on every day by an eagle, forever and ever. Luckily for […]

Creating Instagrammable Café: The One that Brings all the Customers

In a world where technology reigns, most of our choices have become influenced by it, and it all has to do with social networks, like Instagram. This refers to businesses too, including having your own café because if a café is acceptable in terms of social networks, then you can count on success, and lots […]

How to Choose the Perfect Doona to Keep You Warm and Comfy

Now that we’re slowly approaching winter, we’ll soon get to enjoy the unparalleled pleasure of cuddling in a bed so cosy it’s hard to leave it. Considering this, it’s time to bring your cool-weather doona out of the closet and into the spotlight. Without a doubt, if there’s one piece of bedding that can keep […]

Choose the Ideal Pool Heat Pump For Your Outdoor Pool

If you have an outdoor pool and want to extend the timeframe within which you can use it before the weather gets too cold to even consider bathing in it, then you might want to consider getting a heat pump. When it comes to buying one, there are three major types to consider – solar, […]

Tips for Creating a Smart Lighting Scheme in Your Home

Great lighting is crucial for creating a beautiful and welcoming home. Through the proper use of light fixtures, you can set the mood for exactly what the occasion demands, create a stylish impact, and of course, increase the safety and functionality of your home. But lighting even the smallest of rooms can seem like an […]

Sharing Experiences – the Great Convenience of Having a Garden Hose Reel

If you live in an area that has dry weather for the better part of the year, or in other words – most of Australia, having a garden hose is more than just a convenience; it’s a necessity for keeping your outdoor space alive. It helps keep your lawn green and healthy, your flower beds […]

Ceiling Fans: The Perfect Cooling Solution for the Long, Hot Summer Days

It’s no secret Australian summers can be cruel; we Aussies dread them, and around the globe we sure are known as the sunniest country! As temperatures continue rising this summer, being on the road becomes difficult as the roads start melting. Staying home is no different either. Unless you have some cooling system, good luck […]

How to Get as Off the Grid as Possible

To go off the grid is a term that simply means to separate yourself from all external and government controlled sources of water and power and become as self sufficient as possible. This is mainly done by people that have strong environmental beliefs and concerns, and want to use as little energy as possible in […]