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How think like a home-buyer not a home-seller

How to make your property stand out by changing your mindset When you’ve lived somewhere and made it your home, it can be difficult to let go of that mindset when you decide to sell. In fact, it’s probably one of the most difficult parts of the selling … Read the full post »

HOY – The on-demand ferry which will take you from Elizabeth Bay to Circular Quay

Just like Uber but on water Did you know you can now call a ferry in the same way you call an Uber? That’s right, since December 2018 Captain Cook Cruises have been operating an on-demand ferry service from Elizabeth Bay Marina to Circular Quay Harbour Master Steps. It’s a Sydney first and we think it’s pretty … Read the full post »

The best indoor plants for Sydney living

Adding Indoor plants to your home has many benefits – from creative décor to purifying the air. But it can be difficult to know which ones are suitable for being indoors, especially in our Sydney climate. If you’re looking to make your home a little greener but don’t know where to start, we’ve put together our … Read the full post »

5 ways to update your rental without risking your bond

Whether we live in our own home or in a rental, in order for it to feel like it’s our home, we’ll want to put our own stamp on it. But when you’re renting your freedom of choice is limited. So, what can you do to update the look in your rented … Read the full post »

What’s open on the Easter weekend in the local area?

If you’re looking for places to eat in Potts Points and surrounding suburbs over the weekend, have no fear, we’ve got you covered. It’s a four-day weekend and you’re probably feeling pretty good about the extra time off. Time to spend with friends and family to just relax and enjoy life – and don’t forget the mounds … Read the full post »

Who has the yummiest hot cross buns in Sydney?

Now, the supermarkets may have had these on the shelf since New Years’ Day, but that doesn’t stop us enjoying these soft, sweet, buttery treats. In fact, when you find a great one as far as we’re concerned, there’s no such thing as too much of a good thing. That’s why we’ve found and tasted the best hot cross buns in … Read the full post »

Laing’s Real Adventures – part 2

Journey to Reggio Calabria with David Zavaglia Sometimes life can get so busy. We’re always running around doing something, going somewhere, seeing somebody. Sometimes we just need to get away from it all and treat ourselves to a new adventure. Our staff at Laing are no different. We all love to travel and have our favourite parts of the world … Read the full post »

8 new ways to decorate your walls without pictures or paintings

Collecting art can be an art form in itself. It can take years to perfect and collate a collection that you’re proud to hang on your walls. So, what do you do in the mean time? Here are some alternative wall décor ideas, for when you don’t want to use photographs or paintings. Hanging plants Vertical gardens bring fresh, green life into … Read the full post »

11 things to do in Sydney this March 2019

It’s the beginning of Autumn, the weather is starting to cool to a near perfect temperature and the nights are getting chillier – it’s almost time to put the doona back on. If you’re stuck for things to do this month, we’ve put together a list of 11 fun things to do in Sydney this March.   Introduction to calligraphy at The … Read the full post »

10 interior design bloggers to watch in 2019

          Are you looking for some interior design information for your next project? Or do you just love to keep up with the latest interior trends? Then we’ve got you covered with our 10 interior design blogs to look out for in 2019: State of Green – Jenny Tranter If you like to keep on top of trends and keep on the forefront … Read the full post »

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