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Buyer's guide: desks
Lighten up your home/work zone with a stylish desk that's up to the task - be that business or leisure. The latest designs accommodate both.
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Rug rules you need to know
A rug can dramatically change the look and feel of a room, so read this guide before buying.
Can I lay a new benchtop on top of an existing one?
My kitchen needs updating. The cupboards are OK but I'm unhappy with the benchtop. I'm on a very tight budget - can I lay a new top over the existing benchtop?
Buyer's guide: blankets and quilts
As midwinter's chill starts to bite, boost your home's cosiness factor with layers of warm bedding and accessories. We uncover the essentials for a sound night's sleep.
Mirrored splashbacks: the pros and cons
We're planning an all-white kitchen with integrated appliances for our new home. I'd love to have a mirrored splashback but seem to get negative feedback when I enquire about this. Can you use mirror behind a gas cooktop, and how easy is it to clean?
Buyer's guide: towels
Soft, snuggly towels can transform an everyday activity into a pleasure. Here, we wrap up the latest options.
32 easy storage ideas
Think big for an industrial edge
Choosing the right colour combination for your space
Storage ideas for living areas
Clearing your home's clutter can free up time, space and energy. Here are some storage tips and ideas to help you achieve that in communal areas such as lounges, dining rooms and offices.
Storage ideas for kitchens
One of our most lived in rooms can easily become a huge mess. Use these ideas to get your kitchen storage sorted.
Smart storage ideas
Having everything neatly organised is highly satisfying and makes for a more streamlined home life. Here's how to sort out your storage, writes Georgia Madden.
Buyer's guide: laundry essentials
Designed to save you time, water and energy, these washers, dryers and accessories make washing day a breeze.
Give your office a fresh new look
How do you create a home office that's stylish yet practical? We found the answers in four amazing spaces, one of which you can read about here!
How to turn a garage into a home and office
A series of clever partitions transforms a former garage into a modern and quirky office and home.
Super storage and decluttering ideas
Turn everyday items into clever storage solutions for around the home. We've got six easy and affordable ideas.
Open shelves and storing items: simple ideas, attractive display
Simple ideas with and attractive display can be a functional addition to your home.
Buyer's guide: Washing machines and clothes dryers
Australian House & Garden buyer's guide for washing machines and clothes dryers.
Love the look: hide, divide and conquer
Make the most of tight spaces and keep your interiors clutter-free with custom-built storage.
Buyer's guide: computers
Here’s all the data you need to choose a home PC that will best suit your needs – and your budget to boot.
How to fix damaged floorboards
Is there any way to repair the damage without having the entire floor re-sanded?
Turn clutter into clever storage
Extra storage doesn't have to cost much; utilise what you've already got. And it doesn't have to take up much room.
It’s not always what you own, but how you display it that creates wow-worthy interiors.
Secret storage spaces
What’s not to love about storage that’s either hidden or doesn’t seem like storage? Nothing, right? Thought so! Here are a few ideas to steal for your own place.
ABCs of storage
Loved the look of the alphabet storage boxes in our December issue? Well, it's not just shelves you can apply this storage idea to. It's a great way to keep all your household bits and bobs in check...
Transition spaces are often overlooked when trying to find extra storage space.
Home office colours that click
With more people than ever working from home not to mention studying or all those hours spent on the internet a space for a home office is increasingly becoming a essential part of the...
Under the carpet
Storage, storage, storage! This is the eternal catch cry of the family home! It seems to be a constant battle to house the things we accumulate as we wander through life.
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