Getting Married Soon?
Live in Melbourne’s West?
Would you like a Free Wedding?
Visit the Bridal Fair at Point Cook on Sunday 3 May 2015
D’Olive Reception Centre 454 Point Cook Road Point Cook Vic 3056
Here is a chance to meet with over 40 suppliers of [read more…]
When you are buying a light bulb you may have noticed the box says things like “Warm White” or “Daylight White” but what does it mean? . . . . . . and which should you buy?
Light colour is measured using the ‘Colour Temperature’ and is quoted in Kelvins (K).
A higher [read more…]
I see from the papers that a significant number of properties are bought by Chinese Investors.
Also I have noticed many visits to my web site are referred from Australian based Chinese language website oursteps.com.au
So for all my fellow Gweilos’ (Ghost men) here is a quick guide to checking if the street number of [read more…]
Do you think the people at this house are away?
Is this overflowing post box telling a thief that they are unlikely to be disturbed?
It used to be easier when I was young as we knew our neighbours and we could ask someone to check the mailbox.
Otherwise we could get a family member [read more…]
Most home burglaries are carried out by opportunistic thieves.
They want to be in and out as fast as possible.
A safe that takes that takes time and effort is going to deter them, and help keep you valuables safe.
Yes you can always keep things in a bank deposit box, but it may not [read more…]
How much Junk Mail do you need?
Well judging from this mail box one delivery is nowhere near enough!
It certainly makes a change from the ‘No Junk Mail’ signs!
For more Unusual House Photos, Wins, and Fails, have a look at: What the………………….?
by [read more…]
It will soon be Summer . . . . and Bushfires will be in the News!
Live close to the Bush? . . . . Are you and your new home ready in case a fire is heading your way?
Its not just making your new house Fire Resistant.
Questions You Need To Answer [read more…]
In a previous post on Lighting Levels I talked about using lumens to plan lighting. . . . . but which type of bulb should you use?
There are now 3 types of bulbs in common use
Halogen (A more efficient version of the old incandescent light bulbs) Compact Fluorescent Lamp (CFL) Light Emitting Diode [read more…]