Shopping Tips

Ensuite Renovation Shopping List

Ensuite renovation shopping l ist

One of the best pieces of advice I can give to anybody undertaking a bathroom renovation is to really plan well.  Aim to have everything you need purchased and on site before the builders even start. When you’re renovating, delays cost both time and money on the job.  If tradespeople are caught on another job and […]

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Modern Farmhouse Lighting

Modern Farmhouse Lights

If you’re after some simple rustic charm, then modern farmhouse lighting may be just what you are looking for.  Think metal shades with wire guards, replicas of 1930’s barn lights, and oversize metal shades. Here’s a little inspiration for what modern farmhouse lighting looks like. Image – Rejuvination Image – Homelife Image – Studio McGee Image […]

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What You Need to Know About Plantation Shutters

Plantation Shutters

Plantation shutters are extremely popular, and with good reason.  They offer both light and ventilation control, and look beautiful on doors and windows.  But before you race off to have shutters installed in your home, there are some things you need to know before you buy.  I spoke to Pierre, CEO & Founder of Blinds […]

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How to Choose Internal Door Handles

How to Choose Internal Door Handles

Last Friday, my bedroom door handle malfunctioned.  As I locked the door the lock knob came off in my hand and the other side of the lock fell out of the door onto the floor in the hallway.  I was completely locked in my room, as I couldn’t unlock the door to get out.  Luckily […]

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Interior Decorating Resource Library

You are always looking for inspiration and decorating tips for your home, and I am always looking to help you create a home you love living in ….  SO I’ve made some big changes to the website to help make it easier for you to learn to decorate.  Firstly I have created a free interior […]

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Tips for Choosing Dining Room Chairs

Tips for Choosing Dining Chairs

I’ve got my whole family coming up to Brisbane at Christmas time, and that’s got me thinking about dining room chairs and how to accommodate everyone.  So I thought I’d share a little bit about my dining chairs, and some tips for choosing dining room chairs. I bought my dining table and chairs on eBay about […]

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