House Tours

Retro House Tour: Carolyn O’Neill, Visual Artist

mid century retro sitting room

Carolyn O’Neill is a visual artist, working in oil on canvas, and mixed media. Married with three sons, she began painting in 2003, after being inspired by a mural painted by some of the parents at her son’s kindergarten in Melbourne. Over time her work has developed into an abstract expressionist style and is largely…

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Eco Home Stirling House Tour

A little while ago, we were lucky to tour this eco home at Stirling in the Adelaide Hills, as part of Sustainable House Day. It is a bit of a landmark when it comes to sustainable homes, as it was built some years ago now, using the available materials and ideas at the time. The…

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Modern Sustainable Kitchen Ideas 2018

The Block 2018 Kitchen reveals Norm and Jess

What is your kitchen like? We have a tiny galley kitchen that we updated more than a decade ago. Despite a lack of bench space and a pantry with no door, it works for us, and it will do. We have a lovely view out of the window onto our deck, and it is separate…

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