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Why Your Builder Should Charge For Quotes

Why Your Builder Should Charge For Quotes

About this time last year, as our business was rapidly expanding, we did a stocktake on the time the Builder was spending on quoting. While it varied due to the nature of the jobs we quote on, lets just say it was a LOT! This was the kick up the butt we needed to take…Continue Reading

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How Drinking Water Changes Your Body

How Drinking Water Changes Your Body

This post was written in collaboration with Filtap.

We’ve had a stressful start to the year and for a while there, were neglecting our health, so we’ve been on a quest recently to ensure we get the little things right, like drinking plenty of water.

Water is essential for the survival of every living creature. In fact,…Continue Reading

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The Small Business Mother’s Day Gift Guide

The Small Business Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is fast approaching, and the perfect time to support my love of shopping and my passion for small business. The Builder and I made a choice 7 years ago as we were planning our wedding, that moving forward, we would support small business and only spend our money where service was valued highly.…Continue Reading

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7 Apps For The Home Renovator

7 Apps For The Home Renovator

We love DIY renovators here at The Builder’s Wife, especially when done properly. With a little assistance, most of us can turn our hands to either organising our own renovations, or give some DIY work a go. But how do you find that assistance? There are lots of websites that can take you through step…Continue Reading

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Our Queenslander Paint Colours

Our Queenslander Paint Colours

Continuing on with the questions I get asked most, this week we will share our interior paint colours. Previously we have shared our external paint colours, and our master bathroom choices, because you wanted to know and we are happy to share! Choosing paint colours can be a really…Continue Reading

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How To Hold A Toolbox Talk And A Free Bonus

How To Hold A Toolbox Talk And A Free Bonus

One of the most daunting things I had to learn to do, was hold a toolbox meeting. I need not have stressed, because they are actually really easy. There are a few do’s and don’ts which I will share with you, but these are a great opportunity for you to assist with motivating your team,…Continue Reading

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8 Fantastic Floor Rugs Under $500

8 Fantastic Floor Rugs Under $500

We have timber floors all through the top level of our home and vinyl planks on the lower level and both can be cool during Autumn and Winter. Because of this we have rugs in several of the rooms, and I am always looking to add more. Floor rugs are a great way to layer…Continue Reading

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