Archive for the ‘Renovations’ Category

5 tips on how to Feng Shui your bedroom for a zen start to the new year

Let’s aim to finish this year and start the new one as we mean to go on – calm, collected, well rested, and full of zen. To even have a hope of doing this, we need to ensure we have ample sleep. Feng Shui is the ancient Chinese art of arranging living spaces to … Read the full post »

Best renovations for small bathrooms

As residents of Potts Point which has one of the highest ratios of apartment living, we see a lot of small bathrooms. We see all sorts. Some of them are very cleverly renovated, some not so, and some are in need of some tender loving care. But it got us thinking about what makes a clever small bathroom renovation and why. … Read the full post »

7 High-Tech Investments You Should Be Making In Your Next Renovation

Are you planning on a renovation? Or do you just feel like your home needs a bit of a tech upgrade? There are some really exciting home technologies available at the moment which could make some big improvements in your home. Making these investments now will move your home up to … Read the full post »

An interview with local interior designers – Edwards McKie Design

The transformation of 413 63 Crown Street Every so often we have the pleasure of seeing the transformation of a property. 413 63 Crown Street was one of those occasions. Mitch and Mark from Edwards McKie transformed a drab, closed in, 2-bed apartment in Woolloomooloo into an open and cozy inner-city … Read the full post »

Home electrical faults – what are you allowed to fix yourself?

[caption id="attachment_1668" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Electricity is dangerous and should never be taken for granted.[/caption] Vs when’s it time to call in the professionals When things go wrong in the home, it’s so easy to think to ourselves “we can do that, I don’t need to pay someone”. But sometimes, DIY is a definite no-no. Especially when it involves electricity. As a Sydney … Read the full post »

10 ways to make your kitchen brand-new, without buying new

      [caption id="attachment_1543" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Kitchens are a great thing to change, when you just need a change.[/caption] Simple tricks can make a big difference   Sometimes we just need a change. An upgrade. We just get a bit sick of the same. But, we aren’t always in a position to buy brand-new. And a kitchen is a perfect example. We’ve … Read the full post »