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Residential Plumbing… And How To Look After It

Residential Plumbing… And How To Look After It

Residential plumbing and water supply issues can be a great concern for home owners. Whether you are linked to the mains or have a septic tank, residential plumbing issues must be taken seriously. Water damage is one of the hardest problems to rectify in a property. Therefore, ensuring your residential plumbing systems are maintained is important. There are certain things you can do to maintain your plumbing works. Luckily, some of them are very simple tasks that you can do on a day-to-day basis. Who is Your Local Residential Plumbing Contractor? Upon moving into your property, identify local maintenance businesses,…

A Stitch In Time: Home Repairs That Require Immediate Attention

A Stitch In Time: Home Repairs That Require Immediate Attention

Every homeowner knows that faults will surface from time to time. Given the array of other responsibilities in your life, falling into the trap of putting off home repairs until another day is very easily done. In truth, there are many situations where putting off home repair jobs won’t lead to major damage. Sadly, there are others where delaying the necessary work can put your property (and family) at significant risk. A stitch in time is an old adage that really does relate to owning a home… especially where maintenance is concerned. If any of the following scenarios occur, a…

Flex Your Home Design Eco Credentials

Flex Your Home Design Eco Credentials

Do you want to add home design eco credentials to your renovation and home improvement skills? Even first-timers will benefit from knowing how to be more ‘green’ when it comes to their homes. Yes, the buzzwords of the moment are eco-friendly, green and sustainable. These environmentally aware concepts are seemingly permeating every aspect of our lives including our home decor and renovation choices. While you may not have considered ‘going green’ when purchasing a new dishwasher a decade ago, nowadays the focus is on energy efficiency rather than ergonomic design. Home Design Eco Credentials : Star Rating Purchase new appliances…

The Advantages To Narrow Block Home Building

The Advantages To Narrow Block Home Building

Narrow block home building has become the norm in many parts of Australia, and the world. Whilst there is no denying that the idea of owning a massive plot of land with a big house and lots of space is desirable for many, the possibility is becoming a distant dream. This is not only because property is expensive, but also because space is at a premium in the major cities in Australia. However, it is not all doom and gloom, as there are some wonderful advantages to narrow block home building, as you will discover in further detail below. They…

Reduce Water Bills : Tips To Stop Money Going Down The Drain

Reduce Water Bills : Tips To Stop Money Going Down The Drain

Reducing your water bills is both great for your wallet and the environment at the same time, so there is no reason whatsoever why you shouldn’t be aiming to do this wherever possible. Of course, the solutions for reducing your water bills range from the simple, like not leaving the tap on while you are brushing your teeth, to the more complicated, like installing solar water systems from www.solarark.com.au. Here, we will be looking at a few of the different areas of the house where you can stop letting money go down the drain. Save Water Bills in the Kitchen…

Help Your Garden Look Amazing With These Easy Tips

Help Your Garden Look Amazing With These Easy Tips

Help your garden look amazing with these easy tips so you can sit back and enjoy the fruits of your work without slaving away in the dirt every weekend. It’s relaxing to sit with a glass of wine and enjoy a beautiful garden, but most of us are just way too busy to spend time fussing over it. Just a few simple tips will help your garden look amazing even when you don’t have a lot of time for it.   Keep Low-Maintenance Design in Mind You want to help your garden look amazing but you don’t have enough time…

Zip HydroTap For A Fresh + Sparkling Kitchen

Zip HydroTap For A Fresh + Sparkling Kitchen

Having a  Zip Hydrotap doesn’t just give you the purest water on the planet direct to your kitchen. No. You’ll add chic and stylish tapware to your kitchen too. Bring it on! If you have built, rejuvenated or are renovating a kitchen, then you’ll know that Zip Water is one of Australia’s most innovative companies. Their brilliant innovation of the world’s most advanced drinking water appliance – the Zip HydroTap – has design styles and colours to suit any kitchen. In 2017, black kitchens will be very big, just ensure your kitchen has enough natural light to cope with the…