Get the kids back to school without losing your cool

For many parents the weeks before the kids go back to school are pretty hectic and financially stressful, which means the final days of the school holidays aren’t all that much fun. But it doesn’t have to be this way. Read on for some handy hints for saving money and your sanity, to ease you and the kids back into the school year.

10 tips for staying safe in the sun & sea this summer

With our spectacular beaches and lots of sun, there’s nothing like summer in Australia. But both sun and surf can be dangerous unless you take the right precautions. To keep you cool, calm and collected this holiday season, we’ve come up with a few good tips to stay safe in the water and keep your skin sunburn-free.

No storage? 4 ways to fit your things into your new home

Don’t let a lack of storage get in the way of enjoying your new home. Here are the 4 ways to make sure you can still see the floor once you move in.
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Keep cool and save money with these summer energy saving tips

We all know Australian summers can be pretty harsh, taxing even the most efficient household cooling systems and sending energy costs soaring. So, while we can’t control the temperature, we can help you beat the heat and manage your bills with these simple summer energy saving tips.

5 tips on growing a garden at your rental home

Just because you’re a renter shouldn’t mean you can’t have all the benefits of a garden, such as improved health, free herbs & vegies, and a pleasant space to relax and entertain. So, whether it’s pots on a balcony or raised beds in the backyard, here are 5 easy and inexpensive tips on growing a rental garden.
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Turn your new house into a home in 5 easy steps

Whether you’re new home owners or moving into a rental, feeling at home in your new place can sometimes take a while. To get you started, we’ve come up with 5 easy personal touches that will have you feeling at home in no time.