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Making All of Your Home and Garden Dreams Come True

Welcome to my blog! My name is Sandy and my job is to make all of your home and garden dreams come true. Ever since I moved into my current home and set about having the garden redesigned and landscaped, and the interior of the place gutted and remodelled, I have been trying to raise awareness of the many benefits of learning about how to get the most out of your home and garden. I learnt everything I know from professional contractors who talked me through every step I needed to take. I hope my blog helps you to achieve your dream.


The Best Blinds for Reducing Your Energy Bills

31 July 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

When conserving energy is at the top of your financial agenda you may spend a lot of time trying to cut down on your energy usage. Two of the biggest culprits in terms of energy expenditure in Australia are air conditioning and heating. Although minimising their use is effective, you may also want to consider purchasing blinds that help your HVAC's efforts go further.   Blinds that feature aluminium linings While the sun tries its hardest to heat the area outside your home, your HVAC spends time fighting back. Read More …

Two Preparatory Steps You Should Take Before Trying to Sell Your Home

18 July 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

If you wish to sell your home, here are two preparatory steps you should take before you start arranging viewings. Get the carpets cleaned by a professional Even carpets which are hoovered regularly will become quite dirty over the course of a few years. Residue from drink and food spillages, dirt and grime from feet and shoes and things like pet dander and deeply embedded dust can, over time, make even the most beautiful of carpets look tattered, discoloured and dirty. Read More …

Smart Design Tips for Large Kitchens

22 June 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Putting together a well-thought-out kitchen design is trickier than it sounds, with some small mistakes not becoming obvious until you start actually using the finished room. In a lot of cases, it's the smaller kitchens that are more challenging, with careful planning needed to maximise use of the space and avoid the room feeling cramped. At the other end of the scale, however, kitchens that are particularly large can have their own difficulties when it comes to planning a design. Read More …

3 Ways That Long-Term Storage Can Create A Calmer And Clutter-Free Home

24 May 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Personal possessions always seem to accumulate and grow throughout the years, especially in a household full of children. However, there is only so much space in most homes to fit your belongings. This can lead to a rising chaos in everyday life and make it hard to stay organised, tidy and clean. If this sounds like the situation in your house, then long-term storage may be a viable option. 1. It helps reduces stress Read More …

Smart Locks—Some Answers to Your Questions

4 May 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Are you wondering if you need a smart lock for your property but confused about the profusion of different models on the market? It is little wonder, as trying to understand the diverse terminology used by manufacturers and the amazing range of features available, is quite a challenge. Here's what need to know to make an informed decision and completely demystify the world of smart locks. Understand What is Meant by Smart Locks Read More …