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15 Thrifty Last-Minute Christmas Decorating Ideas
Christmas is right around the corner. You have guests coming over and would like to give the house some added flair but cannot justify the expense or be asked to brave the shops again. Plus the kids are now on holidays and you need to find ways to oc...
20 Fun And Easy Outdoor And Garden Projects
Spruce up your outdoor areas with these fun and easy DIY projects. Each of these 20 projects can be completed in less than a day and require only a small investment. You'll be surprised at what a big difference small changes like painting a timber f...
How To Make Herb Vinegar
Vinegars infused with homegrown herbs are a tasty addition to recipes and salad dressings. In this blog we share 3 easy herb vinegar recipes. To retain the flavour, store herb vinegars in a cool, dark place. Wine vinegars vary greatly in price and qu...
4 DIY Projects Using Turf
Long gone are the days when fake grass was that plastic stuff in the window at the butcher’s, or that lurid green stuff used for tennis courts and playgrounds. Now artificial turf is a lifestyle choice rather than a cheap alternative to lawn, and it’...
How To Turn Your Backyard Into An Outdoor Room
Create additional space in your home without a full-scale renovation simply by turning your backyard into an outdoor room. In this blog, styling expert Justine Stedman shares her expert tips on how to turn your backyard into an outdoor room. Justin...
Gallery: Plants In The Bathroom
An easy way to liven up the bathroom is to add indoor plants. Popular bathroom plants include ferns, bamboo, snake plants and spider plants. When choosing plants consider the size of your bathroom, how moisture-rich the room is (how many people showe...