Archive for May, 2013

Revamp Your Living Room and Bring it to Life

Revamp Your Living Room and Bring it to Life

The living room is an important location in most homes because it has to accommodate a variety of activities: lounging on the couch watching re-runs of True Blood, cocktail parties with guests and canapés floating around, games of Twister, housing out-of-town visitors, and so on. This means that a living room should be arranged with flexibility and adaptability in mind.

A key consideration for achieving a living room arrangement where people will really feel comfortable is seating placement. Aim for at ...

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Go On A Vacuuming Power Trip With The Dyson DC44 Animal

Go On A Vacuuming Power Trip With The Dyson DC44 Animal

Vacuuming can often leave you breathless. Not the excited kind of breathless unfortunately, but the exhausted kind. From the get-go you’re hauling out a sizeable appliance, fiddling around with cords, hoses, other bits and pieces and then you’re lugging it all around your home for an hour or so. While some people might enjoy this physical-exercise-masked-as-housekeeping, many won’t hesitate for even one second to say that it leaves a lot to be desired.

For quick and hassle-free vacuuming that doesn’t leave ...

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Slow And Steady Wins The Race With The Sunbeam Duos Sous Vide And Slow Cooker

Slow And Steady Wins The Race With The Sunbeam Duos Sous Vide And Slow Cooker

Do you slow cook? That isn’t a jab at your speediness in the kitchen. Slow cooking is actually a super convenient, budget-friendly method of cooking that was originally a big hit in the 1970s and is now experiencing a revival (exactly like flared jeans!) The beauty of slow cooking is that it requires minimal preparation but long cooking time so you can get your meal going in the morning before heading off to work and come home later to dinner ...

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Keep Warm This Winter With Our Range Of Electric Blankets

Keep Warm This Winter With Our Range Of Electric Blankets

So you read our blog post on how to warm up your home this winter, followed our advice and purchased a heater, but are still a little way off your winter happy spot. If the idea of a hot water bottle doesn’t sit quite well with you, then you just might find happiness snuggling up under an electric blanket.

Did you know the first electric blanket was invented in 1912 by an American physician? Nowadays, electric blankets come ...

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Livin’ La Vida With The ASUS VivoTab Smart

Livin’ La Vida With The ASUS VivoTab Smart

We know what you’re thinking: “I already have a smartphone, and a notebook. What do I need a tablet for?” You’re not alone. This sentiment is voiced by most people when they first come across these sleek and compact one-piece computers.

The thing about a tablet is that it’s the perfect device for this modern world where mobility and efficiency are more important than ever; an age where we need to feel socially active and connected at all times, ...

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How A Green Prawn Curry Helped One Of Our Customers Win A Dream Kitchen

How A Green Prawn Curry Helped One Of Our Customers Win A Dream Kitchen

Recently, we were overwhelmed by thousands of food enthusiasts from around Australia sharing their culinary secrets in our Matthew Hayden cooking competition where they had a chance to win $7,000 worth of Beko appliances to create their own “Dream Kitchen” with! Seven runners-up were also rewarded with a $1,000 Betta gift card each.

We launched the competition in March to celebrate our new partnership with cricketing legend Matthew Hayden which promotes better cooking and lifestyle solutions for Australians. Foodies ...

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Load Up With Simpson And OMO

Load Up With Simpson And OMO

There’s one truth about life we can’t escape: doing laundry is no fun. What we can do, however, is try make laundry a little less of a chore for you. How we’re doing that is by offering one year’s supply of FREE OMO washing powder with every purchase of a Simpson Top Load washer. Plus, you’ll have the chance to win a ‘dirty’ weekend away for two, with three trips to be won each week!

The four models eligible in ...

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