2018-07-23

Choosing The Right Kind Of Fireplace – HomeFixer Tips

fireplace image modern

Fireplaces are found in many South African homes and nothing warms the heart or hearth like a wood fire… The ambience and aesthetic value, truly make it a special part of your home. To decide what kind of fireplace is best for your needs and how to get the most out of it requires a bit of research. Read on to get some timely fireplace tips.

2018-07-16

Grey Water Systems – HomeFixer Tips

In a water poor country with increasing uncertainty over water supply, all water users will have to become more efficient. Grey water systems are the most feasible short term solution, for businesses and home users. Read on for a quick explainer on grey water systems.

2018-06-28

HomeFixer has partnered with Hirsch’s Homestores to deliver even more value to HomeFixer customers.

Open the HomeFixer app and click on the Hirsch’s banner to get discounts of up to R3000.00 on appliances! Stock is limited so don’t miss out.

2018-07-05

HomeFixer Security Checklist – Moving Into a New Home

homefixer app has lock smiths, alarm, security, home automation and gate, burglar guard services in the app

Moving into a new home is stressful and we often forget to think about security. Use this handy, quick to read check list to make sure you minimise your risk.

2018-06-29

HomeFixer Service Provider Feature – Bamboo Warehouse

Bamboo Warehouse installation team

With a presence across South Africa, Bamboo Warehouse provide expert installation as well as supplying high-quality bamboo flooring. We asked Pierre Joubert about all Bamboo flooring…

2018-07-05

HomeFixer Service Provider Feature – LVG Projects

LVG PLUMBING service provider article

We chatted to Leon from LVG Projects in Cape Town, about all things plumbing, especially what it takes to learn how to be a plumber and why it is important to hire a professional & accredited plumber.

2018-07-05

HomeFixer Tips – Red Flags When Hiring Contractors & Tradesmen

red flags when receiving quotes from service providers

HomeFixer was conceived to help people hire trusted contractors and tradesmen more easily. We monitor our service providers closely, please watch out for the following ‘red flags’ when getting quotes from any service provider.

2018-07-05

HomeFixer Tips – Using The App To Request Quotes

Quote Request Tips HomeFixer App

The HomeFixer app connects people with service providers for their homes. Being able to quickly find a trusted service provider for all your home’s needs is a game changer! The app user can view profiles, ratings and reviews and choose the best service providers. Search results can also be filtered for verified, emergency availability, distance and also ratings. All of these features make the app a great tool for finding the right contractor for your needs. To get the most out of the service, putting the right information in your quote request will help the service providers give the user accurate and fast cost estimates. Read on for some quick tips on what information you should include.

2018-08-18

Kitchen Design and Installation

Kitchen design, installation, planning tips and insights

We asked Antoinette Prinsloo, sales & design consultant at Ergo Designer Kitchens’ all about Kitchen design, installation and planning. Read on for great tips and insights from the 2014 KSA designer of the year!

2018-07-30

Solar Power- HomeFixer Tips

Solar Power Affordability

Is solar worth it for the average South African home? Solar power makes obvious sense, especially in South Africa. In this quick explainer we look at the costs vs. the returns for the average family home.