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Kerbside appeal: 8 easy ideas to make your entrance more inviting

Kerbside appeal: 8 easy ideas to make your entrance more inviting

When it comes to creating a visually appealing home, you must not ignore kerbside appeal. With good kerbside appeal, a home looks more welcoming and inviting, and is more valuable. Kerbside appeal is all about captivating people’s attention as soon as they notice your home. While there are several ways to improve kerbside appeal, you don’t need to spend too much money on it. In fact, there are many affordable and easy ways you can make your home look appealing… Read More ➝

How to introduce colour into your kitchen

How to introduce colour into your kitchen

The kitchen is arguably one of the most used areas of any home. Because of this, it’s fairly common for people to renovate their kitchens over any other room in the home. In fact, kitchen renovations are incredibly popular here in Perth, with hundreds of homeowners opting to renovate every year. Getting the design of your kitchen right is one of the most important elements of any renovation. Not only does the layout have to be functional but the design… Read More ➝

Get 5 designer bathroom looks for less!

Get 5 designer bathroom looks for less!

Who doesn’t love the designer bathrooms in Perth? Designer bathrooms look absolutely gorgeous and they offer an unparalleled feel of luxury and upscale living. However, designer bathrooms can be really expensive. Houzz.com.au reports that the average master bathroom costing $10,300 for a small bathroom and $13,300 for larger bathrooms (5m² +). As such, it’s understandable that you’d want to look for ways to reduce your bathroom renovation costs. But that doesn’t mean you have to do it at the expense… Read More ➝

A beginner’s guide to choosing Wall Tiles

A beginner’s guide to choosing Wall Tiles

When it comes to a kitchen or a bathroom renovation, many homeowners in Perth choose to upgrade their wall tiles in the process. Adding new wall tiles is an excellent way of giving a space a makeover without breaking the bank. If you’re planning an upcoming home renovation, then you should also consider updating your space with wall tiles. However, I’ve found that most people don’t know much about choosing the right wall tiles. And, I don’t expect them to!!… Read More ➝

8 Ways to Update your Kitchen over a Weekend

8 Ways to Update your Kitchen over a Weekend

The kitchen is one of the most used rooms in any home. Therefore, it should come as no surprise that the kitchen is the top room renovated year after year, all over the world. In fact, in 2016, 25% of homeowners in Australia who renovated their homes included the kitchen in their renovations. However, a kitchen renovation can take at least 2-3 weeks to complete, which leaves you without a place to cook. But what if I tell you that… Read More ➝

Organise your Kitchen and Reap the Benefits

Organise your Kitchen and Reap the Benefits

Are you planning an upcoming kitchen renovation for your Perth home? If you are then let me tell you that you’re certainly not alone. In fact, thousands of homeowners undertake a kitchen renovation every year. Whether you’re giving your kitchen a total renovation or simply looking to improve on your existing kitchen, one of the most important elements to consider is functionality. In fact, according to Houzz.com.au 2017 Australia Houzz & Home Study, improving functionality was the second highest priority… Read More ➝

Get Summer Started with a Gourmet Alfresco BBQ

Get Summer Started with a Gourmet Alfresco BBQ

If there’s one thing common with us Aussies, its that every one of us loves getting together with mates for a barbeque. In fact, according to Roy Morgan, almost two-thirds of Australian households own a barbecue. In Perth alone, 62.8% of households have a barbeque. As such, it’s quite safe to say that we love having a good, old fashioned barbeque during the summer months. But what if you want to take your summer barbeque parties to the next level?… Read More ➝

How to Remove a Kitchen, the DIY Way

How to Remove a Kitchen, the DIY Way

Are you planning a kitchen renovation over the Christmas holidays? If you are, then you’ll need to remove your existing kitchen first. Now, you have two options for this. You can either seek for professional help or you can do it the DIY way. It seems that more and more customers are opting to take on DIY kitchen renovations in Perth. In fact, of all the top hired professionals, kitchen designers/renovators came in third last in the latest Houzz survey… Read More ➝

5 In-Your-Face Feature Tiles

5 In-Your-Face Feature Tiles

Feature tiles make for a wonderful addition to any bathroom or kitchen. They’re available in a variety of colours and designs and they allow you to make a bold style statement. If you’re looking to add character or vivacity to your home, then feature tiles are a great option for you. But which feature tiles should you choose for your space? As Ross’s Discount Home Centre’s head of purchasing, this is one of the most ask questions by customers. As… Read More ➝

A beginner’s guide to choosing Ceramic Tiles

A beginner’s guide to choosing Ceramic Tiles

Ceramic tiles are one of the most popular flooring options all over the world. This is because they are incredibly durable, hardwearing and versatile. They are also far more economical than most other types of flooring. Between 2015-2016, ceramic/porcelain tiles were the second most popular flooring material behind wood in Houzz’s 2017 Kitchen Trends Survey. Given these statistics, it fair to say you’re making a sound choice in choosing ceramic tiles for your home. However, like most things, the buying… Read More ➝

5 White goods you need for Christmas Dinner!

5 White goods you need for Christmas Dinner!

Did you know Christmas is just 12 days away? Well, if you’re hosting the family for Christmas dinner then you don’t have much time left to get yourself prepared! While hosting Christmas lunch or dinner can be stressful for many, it will run much smoother if you have reliable white goods. Indeed, every Christmas dinner can be broken down into three basic components – the cooking, storing the food and the washing-up. If you own the goods to cover yourself… Read More ➝

Update your bathroom for under $200

Update your bathroom for under $200

Planning an upcoming bathroom renovation, are you? If you are, then I’m pretty sure you have done some research on how to go about it. And, if you’ve really done your homework and made some calculations, then you’re probably aware that bathroom renovations do not come cheap. In fact, bathroom renovations can well go into tens of thousands of dollars. But, don’t let this scare you – you don’t need to spend thousands to update your bathroom. You can pull-off… Read More ➝