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Which Floor Suits what Style of Kitchen?

As if selecting a new floor for your kitchen isn't hard enough, you have to keep in mind the size of the tile, width of the floor plank, how it will withstand spills and marks, and the end result or mood you want to achieve.  Today, we'll touch on the 3 most popular...

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Tips for a successful teenage study nook

Teenagers know everything. Right? Unfortunately they still need to study even though they might think they're so clever... When they reach Year 11, the amount of school work suddenly increases a lot and just lying on your bed with your laptop will not help them finish...

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Quick solutions for tech free zones in your home

I know we blame the new millennium kids for being on their screens constantly, but I am secretly just as guilty as them. Facebook, Pinterest & Instagram is a constant, never-ending flow of information and most of us have FOMO. (Fear of missing out... for those not so...

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How to Create a Cohesive Look in your Home

With all the beautiful furniture and decorating items available today, it's sometimes hard to stick to just one decorating style or loving just one type of furniture style.  Here's some good news, YOU DON'T HAVE TO!  Do you want your home to end up looking like a...

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Why we don’t do e-decorating

Nowadays everything is online. You can even get online interior designers! You just email a few photos of your room and someone emails you back a list of furniture choices for your space. For busy clients or people living remotely, this is definitely an option. Well,...

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Why on Earth do I need a Rug on top of my Carpet?

Carpet has been used as flooring for thousands of years and is installed to provide warmth for cold feet, reduce sound and add colour and decoration to a room.  It helps a room to stay warmer in winter and cooler in summer.  So now I ask you... why does my interior...

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Beaumont Tiles Reveals their Latest Range

Us Vanilla girls are always on the look out for a night out, especially when it has something to do with what we're passionate about.  Of course, when there are nibblies and wine on the menu and we have a chance to meet others in the industry, we're more than eager!...

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Lyndie’s Renovation: The Sausage Sizzle

  What better way to end a renovation project than with a sausage sizzle.  The team has almost become like part of the family, so we just had to thank them by leaving them with a full tummy at the end of the project.  The guys had been amazing and an absolute pleasure...

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LYNDIE’S RENOVATION: Final photos

It's time for the big reveal at last!  With careful planning, thoughtful design and working with a great builder (Thank you Daniel and Team :)), we've managed to improve the liveability, as well as add value to our home in Cherrybrook.  To maintain continuity, our...

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Lyndie’s Renovation: THE NEW EXTENSION REVEAL

  Our renovation has finally come to an end.  We can now move freely around our home without leaving muddy tread marks all over the timber floors, we're cooking in the kitchen instead of the garage and the bar has had an initiation of note!  It's time to reveal the...

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Lyndie’s Renovation: The End is in Sight

It's been a good 4 months of renovating and living in an environment of noise and construction mess.  Can't believe that very soon we'll be stoking a fire at night, cook in a beautiful new kitchen and hang out with friends around the new bar.  Next week, I'll show you...

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Where to start when decorating a kids room

We will not bore you with a long post about the correct steps to decorate or how to copy a decor magazine look alike room. We want to teach you the tools to do it yourself and be proud of what you've done. So this is just a short blog to help you get started.   Not...

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