A cluttered house causes a cluttered mind…as well as being a pain in the neck when you’re trying to find anything. Here are 5 practical steps to declutter your house and keep it that way. Stop procrastinating and get started!
Want to build on your homestead but don’t know where to start? Cordwood masonry is a great way for any DIYer to build sustainably for little money using logs right from your own land! Build anything from chicken coops and sheds to saunas, garages, playhouses, and even big houses that are strong AND eco-friendly. You […]
We probably didn’t quite do this in the right order, but I guess its one of those things that you can deliberate over for so long you’d never get anything done! This is the story of how we eventually decided what colour to paint our second-hand house.
We’ve been working on our second-hand removal house for a LOOOONG time now. It was moved to our property in July 2013. It took us a year to get council approval (basic plumbing, electrical, insulation etc complete – see update here). Then we got the roof replaced, and the real work started when we started […]
Learn how to create habitat that the bluebird’s will choose to use, and enjoy these beautiful birds no matter where you live – free plans for building a bluebird house they will love are include.
Renovating our second-hand “Queenslander” removal house has been like a cross between repairing a lovely old piece of handmade antique furniture and an archaeological dig! The house was probably built around 100 years ago, from locally sourced timber, but has been modified many times since then. Verandahs have been built in, the kitchen, bathroom and […]