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Finding Support – Women In Construction

Finding Support – Women In Construction

I had opportunity to reflect over my time in the construction industry this week. One of our former team members wife passed away and we all gathered to celebrate this gorgeous ladies’ life. At only 51, it’s the kind of funeral that really starts you thinking about your own life and how much more you…Continue Reading

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How Do You Know If You Have Asbestos In Your Home?

How Do You Know If You Have Asbestos In Your Home?

We are often asked my our readers and clients how do you know if you have asbestos in your home, and there are a few tips to help you understand if your home is at risk and what to do if it is.

Do You Know If You Have Asbestos In Your Home?

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6 Renovation Jobs You Shouldn’t Do

6 Renovation Jobs You Shouldn’t Do

While there are plenty of DIY jobs that are suitable for the novice there are a few jobs that you should never attempt both for the safety of your family and your home, not to mention the possibility of voiding your home insurance if you do. Let’s explore those renovation jobs you…Continue Reading

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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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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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Planning A Master Bathroom – 7 Tips For Functional Space

Planning A Master Bathroom – 7 Tips For Functional Space

Creating a functional yet gorgeous master bathroom takes careful planning of all the elements, for it to come together seamlessly. Regardless of your budget, planning your master bathroom will require consideration of all the same key points, and when thought out carefully your bathroom design will be sure to keep you happy for years to…Continue Reading

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