Dubai is constructing a building that looks like a giant iPad and has so much technology it acts like 'Iron Man's armour'

2018-05-17 16:56

Hong Kong architect James Law designed a building full of technology he compares to Tony Stark's Iron Man suit of armour. The apartment building looks like an Apple iPod and the residency was originally named the iPad in Dubai.

Google's new AI can impersonate a human to schedule appointments and make reservations

2018-05-09 08:47

At its 2018 I/O developer conference, Google showed off some updates coming to Google Home and Assistant. One feature — Google Duplex — can make phone calls for you and talk to the person on the other end to schedule appointments and make reservation

This is the 'tree house' in Cape Town that just won the SA Institute of Architects' highest award

2018-05-08 11:25

It makes "a critically important contribution to the local and international architectural traditions and precedent", judges said.

The dirtiest place in your kitchen might not be where you think it is

2018-02-21 18:51

Wiping your countertops isn't enough.

Our Miss Universe is home! Here’s what she’ll be up to in SA

2018-01-24 10:42

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters is finally home!

9 tips to turn your spare bedroom into a money-making business

2017-12-08 00:00

Do you have a spare bedroom that is currently collecting dust? You could meet travellers and boost your income on the side.

Can you rely on your home to fund your retirement?

2017-11-21 14:48

Very few South Africans can afford to retire. In this guide, finweek speaks to the experts about strategies that will help you boost your retirement savings.

5 things you must have if you want to DIY

2017-10-11 10:24

This basic tool set is all you need to start your next project.

A guide on how to make spring cleaning as easy as a Sunday morning

2017-09-18 12:31

Don’t just tidy up, refresh your style for summer and put systems in place to make your household tasks more enjoyable.

Statement floors are the new statement walls

2017-09-04 12:54

Forget bold walls – your flooring game needs to get stronger.


Swedish 'death cleaning' involves a lot more than just mopping and dusting

2018-05-14 12:22

It sounds extreme, but it’s actually pretty cool and can help you get more organised on a daily basis.

This is the lake house in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands that just won the SA Institute of Architects' highest award

2018-05-08 15:26

The judges called it "masterful in its relaxed simplicity.. that only the highly talented and dedicated can achieve."

Why you should consider a home inspector before you buy

2018-04-30 22:30

If you are spending a million or two on a house, it could be worth your while to engage the services of an independent inspector, says an industry expert.

Love your Instagram pictures? Turn them into coasters!

2018-02-13 00:00

Now you can do much more than just slapping a filter on your fun holiday snaps.

The tax implications of selling your home

2017-12-14 13:28

Many South Africans wrongly believe that the sale of their primary home will never result in capital gains tax being payable. There are, however, ways to minimise a potential tax bill.

5 ways to make your home smell inviting

2017-12-07 12:56

Convince any guest your home is the place to be this festive season.

Make your own swing bench

2017-11-08 14:09

Make a bench for your patio or garden – then kick back and relax with a sundowner.

Black is this year's hottest decor trend for your home. Here's how to decorate with it

2017-09-28 10:58

You know what they love to say. Once you go black...

These tips might just change the way you run your kitchen

2017-09-11 00:00

7 food storage and kitchen questions answered

Let the entrance to your home make a lasting impression

2017-08-30 11:06

Here's how to make your home shout out, “Welcome!”

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