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Weather Proofing Your Home… for Queenslanders

Here in Queensland, we are no strangers to extremes when it comes to weather conditions. Ranging from exhaustingly hot, humid days to the cold chills of winter, it can certainly play a large role in a how comfortable our living conditions can be. One way...

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Brisbane’s biggest house price discounts

A massive 31 suburbs in Greater Brisbane have seen buyers negotiate double-digit discount percentages for houses. The biggest property discounts in the country have come out of four Queensland suburbs. Latest data shows that two of those were in Greater Brisbane — with massive 50...

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Journey Cafe’s Salt & Pepper Calamari

INGREDIENTS 1/4 cup Plain Flour 1 Calamari (scored) Tube 200gms Mesculin 4 Cherry Tomatoes 1/3 Cucumber 15gms Sliced Onion   1 Freshly Squeezed Lemon 1/3 Cup Olive Oil   METHOD Preheat oil in deep fryer to 180 degrees 1. In a small bowl, mix together...

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Interior ideas to get more Zen in your life

Craving a sense of calm in your home in 2017? Here are four tips to create a harmonious space. As our lives become even more saturated with media and technology and the hustle and bustle becomes often all-consuming, our home interiors in 2017 can offer a respite...

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Property predictions for 2021 revealed

Where will our property markets be in 3 years? That’s a question people are asking now that our real estate markets have moved to the next stage of the property cycle – one of falling property values in some areas and slower growth in other...

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Get Storm Ready Queensland

PREPARE YOUR HOME 1. General maintenance • Check the condition of the roof and repair loose tiles, eaves and screws. • Clean gutters and downpipes so water can drain away as quickly as possible. • Trim trees and overhanging branches. • Secure loose items that...

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3 Japanese concepts for sustainable home styling.

Giving new life to pre-loved items is an appropriately reoccurring theme in Japan. Let the age-old Zen tradition of repurposing become your new religion. From a deep love for tradition to owning things that are cherished for a lifetime, we have a lot to learn...

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QLD’s housing market smashes through $1 trillion value barrier

Aerial photograph of Brisbane. Picture supplied by Harcourts. THE value of Queensland’s housing market has smashed through the trillion dollar barrier for the first time in history. The state’s residential property sector is now worth $1.004 trillion — hitting the milestone in September after hovering...

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CHOOSING THE BEST COLOURS TO PAINT YOUR HOME

  There are a lot of different ways that you can pick the right paint for your home. Whether you are painting the interiors or exteriors, you’ll find that there’s a lot to consider. What does space need in terms if light – is a...

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