Stores & Services

Average food delivery costs

What’s the Average Spend on Food Delivery Apps?

Posted by March 11th 2021

Many of us are happy to fork out a little extra for convenience, especially if it means staying in the comfort of our jammies ‘just this once’. We all deserve to treat ourselves to a …

Removing Appliance

Which retailers will take away your old appliances?

Posted by February 8th 2021

While some of us won’t admit it, getting a new appliance can be an exciting time, particularly if your fridge broke last week and you’ve been living out of an esky. But whether you’re upgrading …


How much do removalists cost?

Posted by February 22nd 2021

Moving house can prove a big job, particularly if you have to move everything yourself. But while you may be able to save yourself a bit of money by lugging the fridge up the stairs …

Bond Cleaning Services

Bond Cleaning Services Explained

Posted by January 20th 2021

While moving out of your old rental property may be an exciting time, it can also mean that you’re in the midst of a cleaning spree to get your apartment or house spick and span …

Bunnings New Collectables

Bunnings launches $10 LEGO-style collectables

Posted by January 13th 2021

Forget Little Shop and Ooshies! Hardware giant Bunnings has just announced a new collectables promotion for kids (and adults alike). The five Building Block collectables will hit stores this week, with limited-edition LEGO-style toys up for …

Ceiling Fan Buying Guide

Ceiling Fans Review & Buying Guide

Posted by February 1st 2021

Are you a big fan of ceiling fans? We explain different kinds of ceiling fans, how they work, and whether they’re worth it at Canstar Blue.

Google Chromecast Review & Guide

Posted by April 13th 2021

Introduced to the world in 2013, the Google Chromecast has slowly crept its way into households, with the streaming dongle proving to be a useful addition to those looking to make the most of their …

IKEA ditches catalogue

IKEA ditches furniture catalogue after 70 years

Posted by December 8th 2020

It goes without saying that 2020 has been a tumultuous year. And in yet another unprecedented turn of events, Swedish furniture giant IKEA has announced it will ditch its annual glossy catalogue, as shoppers increasingly …

Microsoft Excel

Excel vs. accounting software: which is better?

Posted by December 6th 2020

As a basic fixture of the Microsoft suite, using Excel for your bookkeeping may seem like a no-brainer, as it provides the tools you need to track your personal finances and stay on top of …