Those Shady Succers
Dec11

Those Shady Succers

If you’ve never been a natural ‘green thumb’ and struggle to keep plants alive (#guilty) than look no further than succulents, the species of greenery that’s not only trending right now but is basically unkillable. Really. These bad boys are the superhero of plants; they’ve got water storage super powers to live months off the one feed, dress in cool camouflage outfits, and share a mortal enemy: those that give AF. See, like your high...

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Choosing the best exterior colours for an energy-efficient home
Jun11

Choosing the best exterior colours for an energy-efficient home

Choosing a colour palette for the elevation of your new home is one of the most important – and hardest – decisions you will make when it comes to building a house. Aside from aesthetics and how your house will look from the street, it’s important to consider how choosing the right colours for the exterior can help reduce energy bills in the long-term. Here are a few tips to help you decide the best exterior colour palette to...

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5 Lighting Ideas for Outdoor Living
May19

5 Lighting Ideas for Outdoor Living

Are you looking to transform your backyard into a sanctuary paradise? While you may get carried away buying furniture and accessories, don’t forget the lighting, which adds ambiance to any setting. Here we present to you 5 lighting ideas. 1. Lanterns Colourful paper lanterns (with globes inside of them) are great to hang up for celebration events in the backyard. They come in a variety of shapes and colours or you can always make your...

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DIY Project: Sand Box with built-in seats
Apr22

DIY Project: Sand Box with built-in seats

Building your child a sandbox is a wonderful way to get them off your mobile phone and back outdoors, encouraging them to use their imagination while getting a healthy dose of Vitamin D. We came across this wonderfully simple DIY project plan that will help guide you to make your very own multi-purpose sandbox. It’s double duty lid turns into a seat! Now that’s Smart! Shopping List: 2 – 1 x 8 x 8 6 – 1 x 4 x 8 1 – 2...

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