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Creating a Perfect Entertaining Backyard

May 7, 2019


Backyards are not oil paintings. They’re not to be stared at and admired. They’re meant to be used. But for some reason, you haven’t quite managed to create a hub for your friends and family to enjoy. It’s nice enough, but it’s missing that ‘oomph’. In this guide, we’ll tell you how you can turn […]

What Is The Minimum Deposit For A Home Loan

April 30, 2019


How much do I need for a home loan? Go back about 10 years and the majority of housing lenders would willingly give borrowers 100% of the loan to purchase a property. In some instances, they would lend up to 105% of the loan to valuation (LVR). Times have changed today. Banks and mortgage broker […]

Make Your Backyard a Safer Place to Play

April 16, 2019


Tips on making your backyard safer Kids love to go into the backyard to have fun. But they also have a knack for finding dangerous objects and places that could harm them. Making your backyard a safer place will prevent many outdoor injuries caused by sharp objects, broken wood, unsafe water, harmful plants and even […]

What Is A Smart Home?

March 29, 2019


How Can I Automate My Home? A smart home utilises electronic technology to control any number of computerised items within your home. You are probably already using this technology with your automated garage door. Now think about what else would be practical in your home if it were automated. There are a number of processes […]

How To Maintain Your Metal Fence

March 26, 2019


Maintaining your Fencing If you have been a home hunter you will probably notice that most houses are separated by a metal fence. In the past, these borders were generally defined by wooden fencing. Nowadays the preferred product is either Colorbond® or Zincalume®. Have you bought the land and had the house built and a […]

The Benefits of Downsizing Your Home

March 21, 2019


Our modern lives change in unexpected ways. We may become empty nesters, approach retirement, get divorced, or simply decide to embrace a simpler lifestyle due to personal or financial circumstances. In any of these situations, downsizing your home opens a world of new possibilities. Here are some positive aspects that may help you consider this […]

Why Install A Rainwater Tank

March 16, 2019


The benefits of capturing rainwater are many Water is the most precious of all commodities. Water is the source of all life. In urban areas, water is available at the turn of a tap. We take water for granted. Have you ever had your water supply cut from your home? If so, you will become […]

How To Save On Water and Electricity

March 7, 2019


Ways to reduce your electricity and water bill By taking a few simple measures you can reduce your energy bill. Every little light that is glowing in your home has to be powered by electricity. Walk around your home and count the number of lights that are glowing. These lights can be on your computer, […]

5 Fun Furnishing Items For Your Home

February 28, 2019


Fun and novel household items 1. LED RECHARGEABLE PEBBLE LIGHT This Pebble Light is a minimalist decorative feature inspired by contemporary east-Asian style. It looks good even when it isn’t glowing in one of the thirteen colour choices! All you need to do is charge it up and you can put it indoors as a […]

Going Green to Sell your Home

February 21, 2019


How to make your home cleaner and greener Gradually over the years, there has been a conscious shift towards eco-friendly house designs. Homes that are designed to minimise the impact on the environment. Homes that are clean, green and earth friendly. Are you contemplating selling your home? If so, then think about how you can make […]

How To Find The Best Home Builder

February 19, 2019


How to Choose a Home Builder If you have a vacant block of land that you intend to build on, you should shop for your builder as carefully as you shop for your home. Whether you are building a unit, a townhouse, a house in a subdivision or a custom-built house, you want to know […]

A Guide To Selling Your Home

February 6, 2019


You have gone through all the processes when you purchased your home. You probably feel like you have a handle on the property market. But, selling your property or home has its own set of circumstances and can become a stressful exercise. The following are a few tips on how to go about the procedure of […]

Revamp Your Garage Space

January 26, 2019


3 Ideas on How to Transform your Garage The garage is generally one of the biggest rooms in most average-sized homes. You may notice that the majority of residents use the outdoor driving space to park their car. Inside the garage usually has an assortment of odds and ends. This can be stuff people cannot […]

How to Decorate your Kids Bedroom

January 19, 2019


Choosing the right colours and patterns for your child’s bedroom Colours make a difference. Colours can affect our mood, none more so than that of a child. Picking the right colours can be an exciting project for you and your child. You don’t have to go with the one colour. Each wall can have its […]

6 of the Best Indoor House Plants

January 11, 2019


Decorate your interior with indoor plants Utilise mother nature to purify the air and bring your living spaces alive. There are a variety of indoor plants that can require a little bit of care to add life to your home. We list our top 6 indoor plants that can add vitality to your interior. 1. […]

5 Tips On How To Reduce Your Air Conditioning Bill

January 1, 2019


Summer has arrived and naturally, the average temperature has risen. There is not much use for a heater and now its time for the air conditioner to do its work. As we know, the heat can be extreme in Australia over summer. It is not uncommon for temperatures to rise into the 40’s. Relief can […]

Transferring Your Home Loan

December 12, 2018


How to transfer your home loan Changing your mortgage. You can save thousands of dollars by changing your lender. But, before you jump in be sure you are aware of exit fees. Also, ask your intended lender what fees will apply. Step 1. Do your homework. There are multiple websites that compare current home lenders. […]

Do It Yourself Home Inspections

November 12, 2018


Do your own home inspection Buying a home will be most peoples biggest financial commitment of their lives. It is not uncommon for most home buyers to walk through a property and decide whether to purchase or not. This initial eyeball test usually lasts about 10 minutes. When making such a huge decision most of […]

How to Reduce your Home Loan in Moe

November 8, 2018


Reducing the Average Home Loan Size Currently, home loan mortgage rates are low. This may not be the case in the future. If possible the best idea is to pay off as much of your home as possible. Try and resist making large financial purchases if you can avoid this. Items such as cars, renovations and […]

Real Estate Appraisal Traralgon VIC 3844

October 2, 2018


How Much is my Home Worth in Traralgon? The median price for a house in Traralgon as of September 24, 2018, was $292,000. The median price for a unit is $225,000. Currently, there are 949 properties for sale which include houses, units and land. This year the has been 596 houses sold. Of these 375 […]