Australia can be a harsh country with major environmental challenges like cyclones, flash floods and droughts, but none of these disasters quite captures the Australian conscious like bushfires do. Earlier this year dozens of houses were destroyed by an out of control bushfire. And no one will forget the 173 lives lost in 2009 to the Black Saturday bushfires. With so many examples of major disaster, it is shocking that many Australians still have not taken any precautions to prevent bushfires, so here are three very simple steps you can take to drastically reduce your chances of being a victim of bushfires.…Read More »
Change Your Home and Garden, Change Your Life!
There are several things that you can do to make your home both cosy and comfortable. Read on to find out what these things are. Invest in a recliner lounge suite The type of seating that you have in your living room can have a significant impact on how comfortable this area of your home is. For example, if you currently have a set of rigid armchairs and sofas that don’t recline, you and your family members may find yourselves forced to sit in an upright position whilst reading, relaxing or socialising in this room.…Read More »
The benefits of waterbeds are quite widely known, especially for people who have a disability or those who are temporarily bed-bound due to an illness or injury. With a soft, soothing surface, they can help people get comfortable when they have to spend long periods lying down, or when preparing to sleep is normally a source of discomfort. Not so many people realise that waterbeds can also be extremely helpful for people with mental illnesses.…Read More »