WHAT BUYERS LOOK FOR WHEN SEARCHING FOR THEIR DREAM HOME

Considering going to market with your home in the coming months? Here are 5 aspects and features many buyers find most attractive when house-hunting: 1.  The kitchen A good kitchen is always a big attraction for buyers as it is the heart of the home and tends to leave a lasting impression when buyers inspect…

10 LAST MINUTE CHRISTMAS TIPS

  CHRISTMAS. It’s only a two sleeps away. If you’re feeling the onset of a heart-pounding frenzy, fear not, you’re not alone! Here are some very last minute tips to get you through, so you can enjoy the holiday season without the added stress (and potential meltdowns).   1. Write a food preparation schedule for Christmas…

HOW TO MAKE CHRISTMAS SNOWFLAKE DECORATIONS- PERFECT FOR THE KIDS!

  A white Christmas is a source of endless fascination, so why not make it a white Christmas in your household this holiday season by crafting your very own snowflake Christmas decorations?   Cover a window with different sized flakes, or stick them to a large mirror for a floating effect. If you want to contrast…

FRESH SUMMER RECIPES

Summer is right around the corner. It’s time to take advantage of all the fresh seasonal produce available to us at our local supermarkets. Mangoes, watermelon, peaches, figs, beetroot, pumpkin, spinach… the list is endless!   Here are three inspiring, fresh and just downright delicious recipes that are perfect for entertaining friends and family throughout the warm…

ENERGY SAVING TIPS & TRICKS FOR AROUND YOUR HOME

  It’s no secret that most of us thoroughly enjoy a long, hot shower during the cold winter months, and it’s also no secret that our tech devises have become a big part of our lives when it comes to communicating with one another.   Studies show that 82 per cent of Australians spend an average…

BREAKFAST & BRUNCH IN PERTH

PHOTOGRAPH via @breakfastinperth – lemon lane, claremont    If you’re anything like some of the staff here at Abode, then you’d understand us when we say breakfast is one of our absolute favourite times of the day. There’s something about early mornings and the smell of freshly roasted coffee beans that has us hooked.   Being a bit…

TIPS FOR DECORATING YOUR HOME IN SPRING

 PHOTOGRAPHY ARMELLE HABIB   GOODBYE to Autumn and hellooo to some warmer weather!   Time to draw back the curtains and see your home in a new light – while winter is often about warming and layers, spring is the time to infuse interiors with freshness and sunshine.   Here are a few simple tips to…