It’s been more than two years since the 2010-2011 Queensland floods left a trail of destruction that affected 70 towns and over 200,000 people. In its dreadful wake, more than three-quarters of the state had been declared a disaster zone, while many businesses suffered extensive damage or economic loss.
If there’s one household chore that really irritates the typical homeowner, it’s cleaning windows. It seems as though you can spend hours spraying, wiping and scrubbing – only to look from a different angle and see yet more streaks and smudges.
Increasing numbers of DIY painting projects have pushed the paint sections of Australian hardware stores front and centre, or at least nearby. A new focus on accessories that can make painting faster and simple is helping retailers maximise