DIY Garage Door Maintenance Checklist

There are several reasons why you should be maintaining your garage door. Apart from the most obvious —  breaking down and leaving you trapped inside — it may not be opening correctly, is making strange noises or simply isn’t responding.  Your garage door is one of the hardest working components of your home, considering it […]


A Guide to Window Inserts on Garage Doors

Want windows on your garage doors? Here’s what you need to know Whether you’re looking to add value to your home, or you’re seeking to add natural light to improve your garage space, window inserts are a simple solution. Window inserts can even be installed in an existing, pre-installed garage door. There’s no need to […]


How to Insulate Your Home – A Guide on How to Keep the Elements Away

Have you ever opened a power bill and it sent your reeling? Was there a mistake with the meter reading, or did I use this much electricity? If your annual power bill falls within the national average of $1,509, you’re consuming too much, especially if there are sharp spikes during summer and winter. A huge […]


Should I Get a Chain or Belt Garage Door Opener?

Automatic garage doors reduce the raising and lowering of the massive doors to a click of a button to allow you quick entry and exit from the garage. Although there are more designs available, chain drive and belt drive openers are the most popular models in Australia. Unfortunately, choosing between the two models amounts to […]


How Do Vinyl Garage Doors Compare to Steel or Aluminium?

There comes a point in time when you’re faced with the choice of choosing a garage door material. It may not seem like an important decision at the time of reading this article, but when it accounts for 30% of your front curb appeal and acts as the gatekeeper into your home, you soon realise […]


5 Questions to Ask Before Signing A Contract of Sale

Buying a new home is one of the most exciting and memorable experiences we’ll have in our lives. I still remember getting a tingle of excitement down my spine every time I set foot inside a display home. ‘This is how I want my living room to look’ ‘this kitchen is amazing’. What you may […]


What to really look out for when viewing a home for the first time

Whether you’re looking to rent or purchasing an established home, here are 10 important things you should always check before making an offer. 1. Keep an eye out for any signs of water leaks, damp or mould One way to tell if the plumbing is not up to scratch is if you notice watermarks on […]


One of Life’s Biggest Decisions — Are You Ready to Buy A House?

It’s every Aussie’s dream to own their own home, so we’ve laid out 10 steps to buying your first house and living the great Australian dream. Get amongst it. The decision to buy a new house is never an easy one and will probably be one of the most life-changing, and possibly exciting, decisions you’ll […]


What’s New in The World of Garage Doors 2020

Discover the benefits of a smart garage door opener and take complete control over your home’s largest entrance. The world of garage doors in 2019 was the year for being bold & beautiful. Darker shades and colours, black, in particular, took the world by storm as more homeowners searched for ways to not only increase […]


Looking to buy a home? Australia’s Housing Market Revealed

Find out what are the most popular homes people are buying, what’s struggling to sell and the top housing trends that’s giving Australians a chance. If you’re thinking about buying or building a new home, it’s never been a better time. According to Finder’s best home loan rates 2020, banks are offering as low as […]