Whether you want to build your own home or just make extensions to your existing house, you will need to draw up a contract between you - the employer - and the contractor.
Our friends at Blue Designs helped us with this very basic contract which
My mom will do anything, and no effort is spared, to bring her family and yes, sometimes complete strangers, together around her table. My mom, with her heart of gold, never shows up empty handed when visiting her children. And when you leave her table,
Foreign buying of South African property has moved sideways, according to the FNB Estate Agent Survey for Q2 2016.
“Using a two-quarter moving average, for smoothing purposes, the estimated percentage of foreign buyers has moved in a ‘narrow’ range near to the 5% level over the
"A party without cake is just a meeting" – Julia Childs
Whether you’ll admit it or not, we all have our foodie dirty laundry. Those comforting dishes that flood us with memories and nostalgia. Dishes we wouldn’t be seen ordering in a trendy café or be
Protest voting is reshaping the political landscape, giving rise to the unknown. Voters are becoming more prepared to take a gamble and reject the established political class without necessarily knowing precisely what they are voting for. In their eyes, a vote for change, whatever form
National house price inflation was 5.45% at the end of June 2016͘, according to property data company, Lightstone. This is slower than Consumer Price Inflation for June which was 6.3%.
The Western Cape led the provincial growth at a rate of 7.6%, while buoyant growth was still
South Africa has a low number of professional architects. Due to this, the South African Institute of Architects (SAIA) launched its SAIA Future Architects Bursary Programme last week in Polokwane, Limpopo.
The bursary programme aims to invest in future architects by providing educational bursaries to prospective
All South African rugby fans are hoping that the great performance by the Lions last week was just a precursor for a cracker of a game this weekend.
We asked Nina from My Easy Cooking to suggest a spicy… erm… stomach liner to match the fiery
Prescribed Management Rule (“PMR”) 70 provides a remedy for the body corporate where an owner either fails to repair or maintain their section, or fails to adequately maintain and keep any area of common property to which they have exclusive use rights in a clean
As the weekend rolls around you may feel the urge to get busy around the home, finally finish that DIY paint job you’ve been putting off. To finish the job off nicely you need to be absolutely sure that you’ve prepped the surface correctly.