The Rules of Painting a House

Painting a house is one of the best and easiest ways to breathe new life into it. A new coat of paint is a relatively affordable way to update your home, and doesn’t take months to complete. Whether you hire a professional painter or tackle the job yourself, with just...

5 Accent Wall Ideas to Make Your Home More Vibrant

Accent walls are an easy home hack. They don’t need the same amount of effort as a full room renovation, but they completely transform the space.  But first, what is an accent wall? Creating an accent wall means making one wall a focal point for the room. It’s advised...

Easy DIY Projects to Transform Your Child’s Bedroom

Any parent knows having children can get expensive. For only the essentials like clothing, food, toiletries, basic medical care, and schooling, you can expect to pay around R90 000 per child every year.  Updating your child’s bedroom probably isn’t a priority if money...

How to Fill a Wall Crack or Dent

Cracks happen. As houses settle they often result in a few cracks appearing around the house. A wall crack is most likely to appear where the wall meets the ceiling, but small foundation cracks are also normal. Keeping your home looking brand new requires some effort...