How Stuff Works: What To Do if Your Geyser Bursts

Ideally, you’re reading this article well before you actually need it. Geysers are one of the most important features in any modern home, and they’re generally very low maintenance. But every now and again, things go wrong, and if (when) they do, it’s important that...

How to Deal With a Swollen Wooden Door

Picking doors for your home can be tricky. You want something that’s durable while also matching the aesthetic of the rest of your home. One of the most popular options are wooden doors. But a swollen wooden door can give you a lot of trouble.  Even if you aren’t...

Ignoring Waterproofing: Costly Consequences

Waterproofing is often an afterthought when it comes to home maintenance, when it should be viewed as one of the building blocks of your home. In the same way that you wouldn’t want a window without glass, you don’t want a home without waterproofing.  Most homes are...

Signs of Mould (And What To Do About It)

Mould is one of those things most of us have had to deal with at some point or another. With over 100,000 types of mould in the world, that isn’t surprising. It’s easy to miss the signs of mould when you don’t know what they are.  Mould grows in wet, warm, and dark...