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4 Reasons to Pick Aluminium Gutters Over Vinyl Gutters

Homeowners who need new gutters and are into DIY often end up choosing between aluminium gutters and vinyl gutters. Both materials are lightweight, making them easy to use without professional assistance, but aluminium will prove the superior option in almost every way. Here are just four reasons why aluminium gutters are a better choice than vinyl gutters. 1. Aluminium Offers More Colour Options People often think that vinyl gutters will come in more colours than aluminium gutters, but this is not actually the case. Read More 

5 Signs You Should Buy a Collapsible Freestanding Wardrobe Instead of a Wooden One

When most people are asked to picture a freestanding wardrobe, they think of the more traditional type: a large wardrobe made from wood. However, more and more people are becoming aware of the benefits that come along with buying a collapsible wardrobe. These are made from a flexible lightweight material, such as canvas or cotton, with thin metal or wood supports. Though easily compacted down, they will use lengths of the same material to create interior shelves and a central hanging pole; many will also come with additional wooden or metal parts that can simply be moved in and out at will, usually shoe racks. Read More 

Affordable Ways to Help Your Home’s Air Conditioner Work More Efficiently

Your home's air conditioner may be the best way to keep you and your family cool during the long, hot days of summer, but you may not appreciate the utility costs at the end of the season! The good news is that you can help your home's air conditioner work more efficiently with just a few simple tips and tricks, all of which are very affordable and easy for anyone to follow. Read More 

Sailing Home: 3 Locations Around Your Home Ideal For Shade Sail Installation

Under the brutal heat and sunlight of the average Australian summer, shade is naturally at a premium, and ready sources of shade in your garden and other spaces around your home are vital if you wish to fully enjoy the outdoors. If you don't wish to create shade by building a fully-fledged verandah or gazebo, installing shade sails can be an excellent alternative; these enormous bolts of weather-resistant fabric provide excellent shade in almost any weather, and are much easier (and cheaper) to install than other shade-creating structures. Read More 

How to Get Fresh Chewing Gum Out Of Your Living Room Carpet

If you have kids, you have probably had to deal with chewing gum in various places, including your carpet. Unlike stains which can be cleaned using detergent, chewing gum clings to the carpet fibers and has to be removed before any form of cleaning can be done. Trying to pull out the gum can damage the carpet fibers and ruin its aesthetic appeal; therefore, you need to find a way to get rid of it while protecting your carpet. Read More