Summer is in full swing now. Make sure you and your home are prepared for the blazing heat, unpredictable weather and summer-loving bugs.
You might feel up the creek without a paddle if you need to transport a full sheet of plasterboard but you only have a small car. Strapping the plasterboard to the top of you car isn't a great option because it can easily catch the wind and snap. So how do you get that plasterboard home in one piece?
Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.
One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.
If the TV ratings for The Block are anything to go by, Australians have a keen interest in house renovations. Home improvement solutions company HalfPrice has assembled some fascinating facts and figures on this national obsession -- from the most popular building projects to the most profitable places to renovate in Australia.