How to sell your home Last week I was speaking to a user of the Tradebusters service (let’s call her “Jane”) who having purchased a new house six months ago and carried out some renovation improvements, just recently had her property re-valued. Jane was delighted to share that the valuation revealed an incremental increase of […]
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Versatile pergola design ideas A pergola is a garden feature that forms a shaded walkway, passage or sitting area, often with retractable screens for added versatility. It differs from eaves or a veranda, in that it is usually a separately constructed feature with open sides. In terms of home improvement fashion, the pergola has come […]
Smart and simple kitchen cabinet ideas to recreate Kitchen cabinets are unlike any other storage space in your house. Because they’re in such a high use area of the home, smart time saving and space maximising design features are essential. And because they’re housing food and potentially hazardous utensils, cabinets need to be constructed securely, with enough […]
“I see smoke”! If there is one thing that we would certainly be alarmed about when it comes to our appliances, it would be seeing smoke come out of them. However, smoke from an appliance is only exclusively a sign of danger if the smoking appliance we’re talking about is your television, your DVD player […]
A great kitchen can add incredible value to your property To a home owner, every single part of the house is very important. However, if we cut through the sentimental attachment to every room and look at things more objectively, a realisation that the kitchen is the most important room of a home will come. Come […]
Good Question. Is My Wall Load-Bearing? Tearing down walls is often a part of any major renovation project in your home. However, before tearing any wall down, you need to determine if a wall is load-bearing or not. When a wall is load-bearing, then it holds or transfers the weight load of a structure from one section […]
An excellent way to increase the value of your Sydney home is with a renovations An excellent way to increase the value of your Sydney home is to add a renovation which improves it in some way. An extra room can turn a three-bedroom into a four-bedroom house to increase both its appeal to families […]
Project builder or private home builder? Which is better? Building a new home is one of the most significant decisions you will make in your life. One of the first choices you will face will be whether to build a unique home or go with a project build. You probably already have a good idea […]
A helpful guide on your end of lease cleaning The end of a lease can be a stressful time for both parties, made even worse if the fixed term of the contract has not ended. Here’s how to end your lease with as little pain as possible.