Articles

In The Safe Zone

Tuesday, 06 June 2017 05:56
Nobody wants to be the victim of a break-in, which is why reliable security is so important. René Hart investigates the key safety aspects to consider when choosing security doors and screens that will keep your home safe and sound. Home burglary is one of the most common crimes in…

The Bathroom Sink

Thursday, 12 May 2016 00:24
Available in a diverse range of shapes, sizes and finishes, the bathroom sink has more to offer than just a place to brush your teeth – it can be a stylish and practical addition to your dream bathroom design, writes April Davis. Since its humble beginnings as a simple wash…

Lighting The Way

Thursday, 12 May 2016 00:23
Lighting runs in Ricky Fischer’s blood. A lifelong lighting expert with more than 18 years of industry expertise, he harnesses his vast experience in lighting by finding the right products and solutions for clients nationally and internationally for award-winning lighting designer and manufacturer, Premium Lighting. Up-to-date with the latest trends…

On The Turf

Tuesday, 01 December 2015 06:37
Synthetic grass has been used in sports arenas around the world since the 1970s. Since then, however, the technology has continued to advance and has revolutionised the way homeowners are choosing to landscape their properties. Emily Williamson chats with Sylvia Fellows from All Seasons Synthetic Turf to find out everything…

Sustainable Solar

Tuesday, 01 December 2015 06:33
Sustainable homes are the way of the future, and passive solar design is one of the most important elements when it comes to creating an effectively insulated home that maintains a constant temperature year-round. Grace Dobell looks at the specific passive solar principles that will enhance your home, and make…

All Or Nothing

Tuesday, 02 June 2015 02:05
From both an architectural and decorative perspective, committing to a style of home is a decision to make early on, as it will affect every aspect of your new house. Lara Bailey explores the style spectrum, from minimalism through to intricate detail. There are various factors that will influence the…

Wine With Everything

Tuesday, 02 June 2015 02:05
When the Pantone Colour of the Year is announced each December for the forthcoming year, it causes a flurry of excitement in the interior design, fashion and cosmetic industries. Here, Lara Bailey explores the ways the 2015 colour, Marsala, can be used to enhance your home. As anyone with an…

The Inside Story

Tuesday, 02 June 2015 02:05
Knowing what type of ambience you’d like to cultivate in your home is one thing, but understanding how to achieve it can be slightly more difficult. Lara Bailey speaks with interior design expert Adri-Ann Brown for her advice on creating a home that is uniquely you. Agreat way to start…

Small Wonder

Tuesday, 02 June 2015 02:04
While sumptuous home design is often associated with sprawling properties, this doesn’t mean that building on a small- sized block necessitates foregoing luxury. Lara Bailey discovers that good things can indeed come in small packages. Having a modestly-sized site can make home design and construction more complex than with large…