Allianz Home Insurance

 

Household tips

6 Easy Bedroom Makeover Ideas You Should Try

by Greg on June 21, 2017
Thumbnail image for 6 Easy Bedroom Makeover Ideas You Should Try

How well do you sleep at night? Studies show that 13% to 33% of Australia’s adult population experience insomnia or difficulty either getting sleep or staying asleep. Insomnia is common sleeping disorder that has serious health consequences such as heart diseases, diabetes and anxiety and depression. Sleep problems can be due to various reasons including […]

0 comments                                     Read more →

Old But New: Clever Ideas For Repurposing Old Furniture

by Greg on June 16, 2017
Thumbnail image for Old But New: Clever Ideas For Repurposing Old Furniture

Upcycling projects and repurposing of old pieces of furniture range from moving a piece of bedroom furniture to other areas of your house for another purpose. For example, moving a chest drawer to the foyer to keep winter wears and school supplies is one act of upcycling. For people with nominal skills in carpentry, upcycling […]

0 comments                                     Read more →

Move-in Fixes: 4 Simple Maintenance Tasks to Consider After Settling In

by Greg on June 5, 2017
Thumbnail image for Move-in Fixes: 4 Simple Maintenance Tasks to Consider After Settling In

As soon as the last box is off the moving truck, home maintenance needs begin. Soon after getting settled into your home, you will notice little things such as a loose doorknob or slow drain. Use these four tips to get your home into shape. Changing the HVAC Filter Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) […]

0 comments                                     Read more →

The right roof material – building blocks for your roof

by Greg on May 25, 2017
Thumbnail image for The right roof material – building blocks for your roof

You can’t ignore the right type of material that the roof of your house should be made of – after all, your house is where your family stays safe and the comfort of your loved ones is most important. So what material should you use for the roof of your house? How is one material […]

0 comments                                     Read more →

Preparing for Hurricane Season

by Greg on May 18, 2017
Thumbnail image for Preparing for Hurricane Season

It seems that Australia is getting more intense cyclones since the 1970s – and there has been a 100% increase in cat. 4 and 5 cyclones all over the globe. People from Tauscher Cronacher created a very useful infographic on how to prepare for those frightening feats of nature.

0 comments                                     Read more →

Tank vs. Tankless water heaters – Infographic

by Greg on May 2, 2017
Thumbnail image for Tank vs. Tankless water heaters – Infographic

Are you at that point of your life when you have to buy a water heater for your home? Are you thinking of buying one with water tank? Don’t decide before going over this infographic by Tanks and Heaters!

0 comments                                     Read more →

Ways to prolong your bath fixtures – infographic

by Greg on April 26, 2017
Thumbnail image for Ways to prolong your bath fixtures – infographic

Even though the plumbing fixtures of your home are designed to face prolonged water exposure, they are still affected by it. Creative people from Luxury Commercial Bath made a very useful infographic on how to prolong their existence. They were also kind enough to share it with our readers!

0 comments                                     Read more →

What wrenches does my home need?

by Greg on April 20, 2017
Thumbnail image for What wrenches does my home need?

There are so many different jobs that can arise around the house, and so many different wrenches with which to do them. Even the most tool savvy home improvement enthusiast might need a little help deciding which wrench is best to have around the house. Three common types of wrenches are socket wrenches, torque wrenches, […]

0 comments                                     Read more →

3 Easy Home Improvements for Less Than $500

by Greg on April 6, 2017
Thumbnail image for 3 Easy Home Improvements for Less Than $500

One of the things that put Australians away from upgrading or improving their home is the never ending TO DO list. This may include furniture, curtains, paints, tiles, lightings, counter tops, leaking roof, and lots more. We all have lots of upgrades to make. However, we find it hard to decide which to do or […]

0 comments                                     Read more →

6 Devices to help you connect your home

by Greg on March 9, 2017
Thumbnail image for 6 Devices to help you connect your home

Nucleus is a new way to communicate with the people you love. This intercom can be placed in two separate rooms, or two separate countries. However you choose to set it up, you have a live feed into the other Nucleus device with the touch of a button.   Lutron is an electronic motorized shade […]

0 comments                                     Read more →

4 Bohemian Design Ideas to Find Your Fireside Inspiration

by Greg on February 22, 2017
Thumbnail image for 4 Bohemian Design Ideas to Find Your Fireside Inspiration

Are you artistic? Do you like to reinvent, experiment, and explore? Then you might be perfectly suited for the bohemian décor. With the right bohemian design ideas, you can easily turn your fireside into a beautiful masterpiece that will soon be the envy of everyone who gets the opportunity to enter your home. Image source: Pixabay […]

0 comments                                     Read more →