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What to do when a cupboard is flooded

Don MacAlister has some handy advice for home flooding disasters.

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Why a dream home is a self-build

There's no place like home - especially, it seems, if you've built it yourself.

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Grand Designs show goes off the grid

The home and garden show, Grand Designs Live, is introducing a new section to help home-owners cope with load shedding.

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Accent chair can add flair to small space
March 4 2015 at 13:38

‘If a room were an outfit, the accent chairs would be the jewellery.’

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A home buying checklist
February 27 2015 at 13:18

Don MacAlister has a list of things to look for when buying a house…

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Gallery: Old wood is still good wood
February 23 2015 at 14:12

Amanda Abrams talks to homeowners who have incorporated reclaimed wood into their decor.

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Read, and then throw away
February 20 2015 at 15:34

A newly translated book says tidying your home is the catalyst to confidently leading a life with a clear mission.

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Gallery: Modern take on medieval art
February 18 2015 at 16:12

The ancient art of stained glass is still around and evolving, writes Helen Grange.

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Why do fridges go bump in the night?
February 18 2015 at 15:06

Scientists claim to have identified the source of the mysterious noises that fridges make.

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How to get a rose garden
February 13 2015 at 16:40

Roses are a glorious indulgence in your garden. Kay Montgomery has some tips on how to grow them...

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Load shedding: Protect your appliances
February 16 2015 at 14:36

Don MacAlister has some thoughts how to deal with power outages.

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How to survive home decor as a couple
February 13 2015 at 15:09

Elizabeth Mayhew lists some things she wishes she had known when she and her husband decorated their house.

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White House dining room gets new look
February 11 2015 at 14:26

Michelle Obama surprised visitors to the White House by giving them a look at a room she has redecorated.

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