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Annual Home Maintenance Schedule For The Homeowner

Annual Home Maintenance Schedule For The Homeowner

Can you believe this is my 800th blog post?! I couldn’t think of a better way to mark this milestone than by answering a reader question. I had an excellent question through on my Facebook page this week that has prompted this post which I hope will  be a helpful resource for homeowners. We all…Continue Reading

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12 Stylish Stair Runners To Perfectly Complement Your Home

12 Stylish Stair Runners To Perfectly Complement Your Home

I love a good stair runner, and in the interest of replacing ours for a more modern look, I’ve had a good tour all over the web to find exactly what I am looking for. Stair runners add a refined look to a home, giving it the extra bit of polish they often need. Ready…Continue Reading

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Inclement Weather – Know Your Contract

Inclement Weather – Know Your Contract

It’s a cold and rainy day here in Brisbane today, the kind that holds up works on a construction site and causes headaches for Builder’s and homeowners alike. Rain delays cause knock on effects that can have a significant impact on the progress of a job, however there is a limit to what is allowed.

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5 DIY Jobs Anyone Can Try

5 DIY Jobs Anyone Can Try

Renovating a home can be an expensive exercise, maintaining a home can also be expensive, however there are some DIY jobs that anyone can try no matter your level of skills. I know because I have tried most of them myself. There isn’t much I wont try if The Builder gives me the go ahead,…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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