In Australia, interest rates are determined by the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA). They are decided by a number of factors, including the state of the economy and the rate at which people are saving and borrowing money. The majority of home sales in Australia are supported through the borrowing of money from banks or […]
With a long standing reputation for quality, Hotondo Homes’ builders are recognised for their professionalism, exceptional workmanship, and their use of reputable, local suppliers and trades. Hotondo Homes’ range of modest, family and quality homes give clients a plethora of design options which allows them to choose the perfect home to suit their budget and […]
We believe your home should be a retreat; it should be a place to seek refuge after a long day of work, reconnect with your spirit and nurture your relationships. It is after all your sanctuary. Learn how to turn your home into an inner sanctum of peace and feed your mind, body and soul […]
Spring cleaning your home is so much more than just being able to find that book or top under a sea of stuff. It’s about keeping things orderly and creating a clean slate to invite positive energy into your life. Emotionally detach yourself from useless ‘stuff’ We all know it’s nice to receive cards for […]
Commonly used in European restaurants and homes, INDUCTION cooking is known for convenience, flexibility and safety. According to experts, it accomplishes the task of sautéing, simmering and frying faster, safer and with less energy than that of its electric and gas counterparts. With so many new home builders fitting their homes with INDUCTION cooktops, we […]
Choosing the right colours for your home will ensure you create your very own sanctuary; one that reflects your personality and enhances livability. With the right combination, you can add warmth, create a feeling of vastness and add an element of light to your home. Take the time and explore the influence of colour. […]
To us it’s not just a Kitchen, it’s the Family Bakery and Cafe Your kitchen isn’t just a place to prepare meals, it’s a place for families to bond, friends to laugh, and food to be enjoyed. The hub of the home should be inviting, reflect your personality, and exude timeless charm. It is after […]
With the sunshine and warmth that our climate affords, why wouldn’t you want to relax and entertain outdoors? Draw people outside with some of our landscaping and design ideas to help make your garden a destination. Use Pavers There are number of benefits to using pavers to create a space conducive to relaxation and entertaining. The […]
If the likes of Masterchef and My Kitchen Rules have taught us anything, it’s that cooking with fresh ingredients is the secret to flavourful meals. Nothing beats the punch fresh coriander can add to a Thai delicacy or what a sprinkle of rosemary can do to a roast lamb. When it comes to cooking food […]
Cooking with the kids provides the perfect opportunity to interact in a fun way. Whilst you may be moulding the next Nigella or Gordon with your culinary teachings, at the very least you will be able to pass on an appreciation for food and its preparation, as well as instill good, healthy eating habits. […]
As one of the most highly anticipated nights of the year, New Year’s Eve often falls short of the hype leaving us broke and annoyed.
As man continues to evolve, so too does his need for a more sophisticated place of shelter.