How to organise your garage

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How does your garage look? Messier than it should or perhaps you can’t even get a look because there’s so much stuff piled up. If any of these apply to you (go on, admit they do!), then we’ve got some handy tips on how to organise your garage and make it a room you’re not [Read More]

How to prepare your home for selling and moving

If you’re putting your home on the market, there are a number of things other than paperwork that you’ll need to do in preparation for selling and moving. Source: The Everygirl Focus areas The front door Great first impressions matter.  Make sure the entrance to your home is clean, tidy and looks nice.  Gurnie the [Read More]

Magical Ways to Light Up Your Life with Fairy Lights

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Sparkly, twinkly, luminescence – fairy lights are mesmerising. Traditionally, they’re used to bling up a party space or jushe up the household at Christmas time but why use them on only special occasions? Admit it, we’re all love these little pretty lights so let’s take a look at how you can use them all year [Read More]

DIY Kitchen Hacks and Tips

The smells and sounds of the kitchen make it one of the most exciting and appreciated parts of the household.  But sometimes the process of cooking and cleaning up can be so time consuming, that it dampens the excitement. Here are some great DIY kitchen hacks and tips to help make cooking in, cleaning and organising your kitchen [Read More]

Sydney’s Most Popular Suburbs For Outsourcing

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Are everyday chores and housework eating into your free time? You’re not alone. According to our third Future of Work study, over 50 per cent of Australians feel the same way, and 38 per cent intend to outsource their household chores in 2016 to maximise free time. With over 500, 000 people using Airtasker and [Read More]

Airtasker Stories: Matt bee-lieves in the sharing economy

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Matt, 55, runs a Warre natural beehive and a medicinal food garden in his Redfern backyard. He says Airtasker was vital getting his business – Gather By – off the ground. “The sharing economy just fits in with the way I work,” he says. One of the first steps for Matt’s business was moving to [Read More]

Keep your home warm this winter

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There’s no avoiding it, winter is here and it’s a chilly one. While we can rug up in a beanie and scarf outdoors, it’s nice to feel comfy and warm in your home. If your home isn’t ready for cool drafts and a temperature drop, you might need to put on your handyman helmet and [Read More]

Laundry organisation and storage tips

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The laundry is usually one of the smallest spaces in your home, so to optimise it’s functionality, it pays to be super smart with how you set it up.  Here are some clever laundry organisation and storage tips. Source: Decorating Your Small Space Floating shelves DIY floating shelves are an easy and inexpensive way to [Read More]

Home To-Do List – June

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Winter has arrived and brought a nice chill along with it. Whether you like snuggle up with a good book or would rather jet off to the northern hemisphere to escape the cold, your home will need a bit of love and attention to pull through the chill. Here’s your home to-do list for June: [Read More]

Airtasker Stories: Airtasker lifts the bar at baby shower

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How many parties or get-togethers have you hosted where you’re constantly running around to get food out, top up drinks, and make sure everyone is having a fab time (whilst trying not to make it look like you’re running around)? Many times! Well Angelique M. wasn’t going to sweat the small things at her first [Read More]

Smart Space-Saving Industrial Shelving Ideas For Your Home

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Lack of storage is a common pet peeve for most of us! Unless you have the luxury of employing an architect and a handyman to custom-design your space, chances are you feel the same way. So more often than not, items are stored in wardrobes or just out in the open, making the space look [Read More]

Airtasker Stories: How to sell your house with Airtasker

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In a volatile housing market, timely renovations can be the difference between selling under market value, and getting the top price. It’s something Sydney advertising exec and mother of two Jen P. knows only too well. Jen reckons Airtasker saved her thousands of dollars and hours getting her North Bondi house ready to sell. But, [Read More]

Airtasker stories: Harvey the Techbloke

It’s not uncommon for Airtaskers to find full time work or regular clients after a few tasks, especially if they impress on the job. But for new Australian resident Harvey L. his Airtasker experience to led something grander: it evolved into a business. Harvey sold his house in the Philippines to move to Australia on [Read More]

Home Staging Tips When Selling Your Home

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If you’re thinking about taking advantage of the current real estate market, it’s important think about how your house currently presents itself. Home staging can mean all the difference as you aim to appeal to the emotional feelings of potential buyers. Staging your home can make all the difference when you’re hoping to get a [Read More]

Airtasker Hits 500,000 Members

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Airtasker now has over 500,000 Members Five years ago, Jonathan and I founded Airtasker on the back of a simple errand. Little did we think that an idea we came up with while we were moving house would grow into company that touches almost every major city in Australia, provides work for thousands, and helps [Read More]

Airtasker Stories: A task fit for a Queen

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There are some weird and wonderful jobs on Airtasker, as produce assurance manager Joe C. discovered last month. The 46-year-old from Sydney took on the task of modelling for a young makeup student – and ended up in drag (see proof below). The best part of Airtasker for Joe is helping people out and this [Read More]

Airtasker Stories: Some flexibility for Jianitsa’s World

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Sometimes, 54-year-old-former-receptionist-turned-Airtasker, Jianitsa D., wishes she had a webcam in her car. She meets all kinds of colourful people on her Airtasker trips to airport. One of Jianitsa’s passengers was a down-on-his-luck hip hop artist from the US, who had been homeless in Bondi for six months. “He was such a colourful character… he really appreciated [Read More]

Airtasker Stories: A barking good time on Airtasker

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Fancy a drive across the countryside with cute dog in the backseat? Want to get paid for it? Airtasker could be for you! Airtasker user Tori K. did exactly that, acting as “Dog Taxi” for Minnie, the super-shy and lovable rescue dog. “I’ve got a little Ford Fiesta and she took up the whole backseat!” [Read More]

Airtasker stories: Heather’s your ‘Handy Mam’

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Heather says she’s somewhat of a rarity, “I think I’m the only handy woman in Sydney on Airtasker,” she said. The UK-expat can do “anything a handyman would do” from curtains and woodwork to landscaping and renovations. Heather developed her knack for DIY working as an events florist in England. She made floral arrangements for [Read More]

Airtsaker Stories: Mouse in the House

Pest control is not most people’s idea of fun but on Airtasker help is just a click away. St Kilda lawyer and mother-of-two Christine F. turned to Airtasker when a rogue rodent terrorised her in her Victorian home. Christine was home on maternity leave, with her baby son asleep, when she saw a mouse run across the kitchen floor. She grew [Read More]

Top renovation mistakes to avoid

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It doesn’t matter if you’re going down the DIY path or hiring an expert – no amount of experience is going to guarantee a completely seamless, stress-free renovation. If you’re considering renovating, whether be to ‘flip’ a place, or enjoy it for yourself, here’s a list of top renovation mistakes to avoid. Renovating on impulse [Read More]

Small bathroom design ideas

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The bathroom is one of the most versatile rooms to design in a home, but it can be a challenging task when space is a hot commodity. In addition to some great ideas we have on how to plan your bathroom design, we’ve pulled a few small bathroom design ideas together to help you make the most out of [Read More]

Mother’s Day Competition

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Make Mum’s Day! Thank mum for doing your washing, cooking your favourite meal and always being there for you. Mother’s Day Competition Treat your mum by giving her a day off with an Airtasker Gift Card, a beautiful bouquet of flowers and a gift voucher to shop online. She’ll love the extra special surprise. With [Read More]

How to plan your bathroom design

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When building or renovating a bathroom, there are a number of things you should consider before you get started. We’ve pulled together some great tips on how to plan your bathroom design. Source: IKEA Planning If you need help with planning, you can hire a designer on Airtasker, or use a design planning tool to [Read More]

Small living room design ideas

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Most people these days will find affording their dream home a challenge and might have to compromise on space in order to have a place to call their own. If your home is on the smaller side, odds are your living room is where you’ll spend most of your time, so you’ll want it to [Read More]

Vegetable Gardening in Autumn and Winter

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Is your vegetable patch beginning to look a little under the weather (pun intended) as the cooler months arrive? The drop in temperature is no excuse to give up your green thumb just yet. Vegetable gardening at this time of year is actually surprisingly forgiving for autumn vegetables and winter growing. Planting now will allow your [Read More]

Home To-Do Checklist – April

The days are starting to get shorter and the leaves falling from the trees – Autumn is definitely here. By ticking a few things off every month, you can stay on top of all your household duties. Here’s what you need to get done this month. Daylight savings If you’re in NSW, SA, VIC, TAS [Read More]

Introducing: Dogtasker 🐶

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At Airtasker, we’re always looking for innovative ways for people to get their everyday tasks done. We saw a huge opportunity to utilise an untapped labour market that makes getting tasks done easier, and more accessible. That’s why we’re enabling dogs to help their neighbours like never before. In Australia, dogs are the most common pet [Read More]

DIY Jobs To Get Done Over The Long Weekend

Long weekends are the perfect opportunity to get DIY jobs done around the home, which would usually take a little longer than your average two-day weekend. It allows more time for preparation, taking your time and a perfect finish. Maximise your time by pre-planning what you are going to fix or build and try to [Read More]

Clever Wardrobe Design Ideas For Out-Of-The-Ordinary Bedrooms

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Do you have a small, odd-shaped or non-traditional bedroom that doesn’t have a wardrobe or closet? Well it’s not as bad as it might seem, instead you have the ability to do some really clever wardrobe design ideas. We’ve found the best clever wardrobe design ideas for out of the ordinary bedrooms. Wardrobe divider Create [Read More]

Kitchen Island Design Ideas

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A island bench in the middle of the kitchen is one of the most desirable features in a home. It’s true that some kitchen island design ideas are only feasible in a larger space, but there other variations that can work in smaller kitchens too. We’ve pulled together inspirational kitchen island designs that could easily [Read More]

Small Kitchen Design Ideas

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We’re all envious of the people who have big spacious kitchen and dining rooms in their homes, but the reality is that it comes with a hefty price tag. While this might mean it’s out of the reach for most us, with some smart small kitchen design ideas you’ll be able to enjoy a kitchen [Read More]

Autumn Gardening Tips

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How lush and amazing your garden will look next Spring relies a lot on what you can get done in Autumn to withstand the harsh winter weather. Planting bulbs, taking out all the weeds and conditioning the soil should be at the top of your list for your garden to flourish. It can be a [Read More]

Home To-Do Checklist – March

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We’re sorry to say but it’s the end of summer, however as sad as that is – it means looking forward to yummy winter meals and cozy indoor days. Just with every change of season, there are certain things you can do around the home now to make sure you’re ready for the cooler and [Read More]

Valentine’s Day Tasks on Airtasker

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Whether you love or hate Valentine’s Day, it’s important to let your significant other know that you appreciate them. Sure you could buy a card and exorbitantly priced roses, but why not do something different this year with a little help from Airtaskers. Believe it or not, we’ve had plenty of people or organise romantic [Read More]

Top Midnight Food Delivery in Adelaide

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It’s 11:30pm and you want tea smoked duck, but you can be bothered getting in the car and driving down to Gouger St to get it… Adelaide, did you know that you can order your duck and get an Airtasker to do late night food delivery for you? Yes, it’s a new thing, but we [Read More]

Top Midnight Food Delivery in Perth

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Have you and your mates got a hankering for a beautiful, big, juicy beef patty, pressed on the grill, covered in melted cheese, beetroot and onions and sauce at 1am? Uh oh… you’ve all had a little too much to drink and can’t get anywhere *sad face*. Perth, don’t worry; you can get an Airtasker [Read More]

Top Midnight Food Delivery in Brisbane

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Have you ever found yourself sitting in bed at 11 o’clock at night and realised that you desperately need that Nutella pizza from that café on Park Road, but you can’t bear the thought of putting on your pyjamas and heading out at this time of night (it is a Tuesday after all…)? Sounds like [Read More]

How Plan The Ultimate Australia Day Party

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The most important day of any patriotic Aussie’s calendar year is upon us… Australia Day! If you’re looking for Australia Day party ideas or Australia Day food ideas, look no further. Here is your guide to throwing the ultimate Australia Day party. You’re welcome. House Prep The impeccable lawn First things first… If you’re having [Read More]

10 Things You NEED To Do Before Moving Home

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Moving into a new home is an exciting time of your life as you start a new chapter. But regardless of whether you’re renting or buying there’s a few things everyone seems to leave to the very last minute – or even worse totally forget about. To make sure you’re all set for your move, [Read More]

How To Declutter And Organise Your Home

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So you may have wound up declaring after a few glasses of bubbles on NYE that 2016 is going to be different. This year you’ll be career focused, watch the sunrise, eat healthy and loose weight. The problem with New Year resolutions is that they are hard to stick to and most people fail to [Read More]

5 Essential Tips For a NYE Party

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Once the excitement of Christmas is done, the next big occasion looms – the largest one of the year, as well as, the first and last – New Years Eve. This year, why not take the plunge and plan a party all on your own? With these DIY ideas for anything from ice-breaking activities to [Read More]

6 Non-Traditional Christmas Tree Ideas

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The traditional Christmas tree has all the trimmings with tinsel, baubles and lights. However, more and more we’re seeing all different types of decorated trees. So let’s think outside the box for this year (and the next) with coloured trees, wall inspired trees and much more. The Coloured Tree Source: Pinterest Don’t be held back [Read More]

Easy Gift Wrapping Ideas

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Let’s be honest – 90% of the fun of Christmas is presents, and a good portion of that is the wrapping (or un-wrapping). Regardless of what’s inside, there’s nothing quite as appealing as an attractive tree brimming with beautifully wrapped presents. For some of us though, it seems we’re born with two left thumbs when [Read More]

Ultimate Guide to BBQ Cleaning

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Source: Ray White Having friends over for a BBQ or just cooking grilled weeknight food is an Australian ritual. It’s a show of Australian culinary excellence and the best way to cook for a crowd. It’s often debated whether webers, hotplates or even ground barbecues are the best method. However, something else that’s also talked [Read More]

Top Midnight Food Delivery in Melbourne

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There’s nothing worse than after working late or catching up with friends, not having anything to eat when you get home. You might think it’s late and your only option is drive-through Hungry Jacks or Maccas, but rejoice it’s not. In Melbourne there are plenty of late night spots to get a feed and better [Read More]

Christmas Tasks On Airtasker

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It’s a busy time of year with Christmas parties, family gatherings and a lot of shopping. Every year we see more and more people posting tasks on Airtasker to help with gift delivery, food shopping and even Santa requests. Here’s how others are getting help this Christmas: Office Christmas Party From bar staff to photographers [Read More]

Airtasker Cards – The Gift Of Time

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We’re happy to announce that you can now give the gift of time with an Airtasker Card. Available in Coles, Woolworths and Big W, you can now buy your family and friends the perfect gift. Airtasker Cards will allow you to purchase gift credit for almost any task that you need done. From everyday chores [Read More]

How to Save Money on Christmas Decorations

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As Christmas decorations fill department stores and Christmas carols play in every shop, Christmas season is well and truly here. Right now you’re more money focused than ever as Christmas Day plans are made, present lists created and party invitations start to arrive. But just because tis’ the season to be jolly, it doesn’t mean [Read More]

Home and Office Christmas Party Tips

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Ended up with the responsibility of organising the family or office Christmas party? Well we understand how much pressure you’re under to pull off the end of year celebrations, which is why we put together some of our favourite Christmas party tips. Start Early It’s never too soon to start planning for your Christmas part. [Read More]

19 Things You Can Do to Stress Less This Christmas

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Christmas is a joyful time with family and friends coming together to celebrate. However, for some it can also be a stressful time trying to manage social events, coordinating with your family and let’s not forget working full-time. To help prevent getting burnt out this holiday season we have a few practical suggestions that you [Read More]

Pet Tasks On Airtasker

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We’re a nation of animal lovers and just about every household has a pet or three. So it’s no surprise that we’ve seen hundreds of pet owners getting help for their family dog, cat, rabbit or even chickens. From feeding and pet sitting to installing kennels and portraits of your beloved animal. Feeding Whether you’re [Read More]

Top Halloween Costume Ideas

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Gone are the days where it was easy to to go to Big W, buy a white table cloth and cut out two eye holes and become a ghost for Halloween. From matching couple costumes to the latest movie characters, people dressing up for Halloween are looking outside the box this year. Here are the [Read More]

Halloween Tasks

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Halloween is just a few nights away and that means in crunch time if you are still trying to put your halloween costume together or thinking about decorating your house. We see quite a few Halloween tasks on Airtasker for all types of things. Here are some task ideas that you can get help with [Read More]

Tips To Get Your Home Ready For Summer

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Summer has already been teasing us with its warmer weather and longer days. But whilst you might be ready for summer, your home might not be. Swapping the flannelette sheets is a great starting point, but for a refreshed home for summer make sure you follow these tips. Flooring changes You wont need those woolly [Read More]

Our New Brand – Get More Done

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Today we’re excited to share with you a project that we’ve been working on for a while now – the new Airtasker brand identity and manifesto: Get More Done Get More Done It all began with our friend and his chicken truck. Four years ago when moving apartments, we called upon our trusty friend Ivan [Read More]

5 Top Flooring Trends for Home Design

The right flooring will set the tone for any space that why you should always favour quality and designer options. Carpet Court has the top flooring and home design trends and tips to help you decide which style is best for your space. It’s about general styling with the addition of new colours and textures. [Read More]

Clever Storage Tips Ahead Of Your Spring Clean

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Are you planning a big spring clean, but have no idea where to store all of your winter and autumn stuff? You are not alone! A recent poll conducted by online homewares retailer TheHome.com.au shows that 68 percent of Australians don’t think they have enough storage in their homes. “Lack of storage is very common, [Read More]

Future Of Work – Report

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Are you expecting a pay rise next year? You might want to think again… Less than half of Australian workers received one this year – although that’s not stopping them from getting their hopes up. Airtasker’s second Future of Work study found that 55 per cent of Australian workers expect a pay rise in the [Read More]

Australia’s First Sharing Economy Study – Airtasker

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Thousands of Australians are joining Airtasker each day to reap the benefits of the sharing economy. Busy working Australians are buying back their lives one task at a time, while workers are enjoying the flexibility of being their own boss. There are roughly 320,000 members on Airtasker, triple the amount on the website in March [Read More]

Must-Know Spring Gardening Tips

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As we start to enjoy more time outside, it’s time to bring our gardens back into tip-top shape. This will require a bit of time and dedication, but once you’ve finished you’ll have a lovely garden to relax in and enjoy. Clear Out Over winter your garden can become quite neglected and there can be [Read More]

6 Things You’ll Forget To Spring Clean

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Spring has sprung and everyone is racing outside to enjoy the longer sunny days. The warmer weather means it’s also time to put away those flannelette sheets, and get your home ready for summer with a bit of spring cleaning. Most people think that spring cleaning is just cleaning out the expired food from the [Read More]

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet To Hanging Washing

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It’s easy to use the dryer but did you know it’s also the second biggest drain on electricity in your home? So, to save money off your next electricity bill buy a clothing horse or start using the washing line – pronto. It might seem like a lot more effort but it really isn’t if [Read More]

Father’s Day Tasks

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Did you know Father’s Day is the first Sunday in September… No? Well you might want to get your skates on, because that’s just a few days away. Instead of the usual socks and ties this year we’ve put together some tasks that would truly say ‘thank you’. Father’s Day Tasks via Airtasker Pool Cleaning [Read More]

How To Save On Your Wedding With Outsourcing

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The biggest day of your life is supposed to be like something out of a fairytale, but what they don’t tell you in fairytales is the cost of a wedding. It’s really REALLY expensive, probably not as much as the recent wedding of Salim Mehajer, which gathered a plethora of media attention for requiring police [Read More]

Wedding Tasks On Airtasker

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As we continue to grow we are always seeing Airtasker used for different outsourcing purposes. One that keeps popping up is weddings. Why? Weddings are one of the most expensive life events that you’ll experience and people are looking to decrease the credit card bill that often accompany weddings these days. There are some costs [Read More]

Out Of The Box Ideas To Improve Your Office

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On Airtasker there are plenty of office based tasks and you’re right in thinking that majority of them are cleaning and deliveries. But we’ve seen some amazing tasks to improve efficiency and team morale that we simply had to share with you. Whether it’s a birthday surprise or shaking it up with a paint job [Read More]

How To Move Out Of Home In 6 Easy Steps

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With more and more young adults opting to stay at home with their parents, flying the coop can seem an increasingly daunting and stressful task the longer you leave it. We’ve generated a six-step guide to help make the transition from your family home to independent fancy-free living as smooth as possible. Step 1. Find [Read More]

Storage Ideas For Your Apartment

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It’s a renter’s nightmare to move into a place with little to no storage. It normally means an unwanted trip to IKEA is on the cards, but before the flatpack anxiety kicks in we’ve got a few storage ideas for your apartment and house. First of all let’s think about what storage is supposed to [Read More]

DIY Pallet Furniture For Your Dog

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Everyone loves a comfy sleep at night and we bet so does your pet dog. Instead of your beloved pooch sleeping on an old blanket or even the sofa, you could put together a customised dog bed using pallets. It’s a lot easier than it sounds to DIY pallet furniture for your dog, just take [Read More]

How To Stay Warm Without Increasing Your Bills

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In case you haven’t heard the temperature is set to drop with the Antarctic Vortex hitting. As stores across the state get down to the last heater stocks, it got me thinking about how to can stay warm without forking out for a new heater, nor increasing my electricity or gas bill. Source: Daily Telegraph [Read More]

Airtasker on 7NEWS

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Recently Airtasker was on 7NEWS in an investigation into the growing number of retirees supplementing their pensions and income by completing tasks on Airtasker. Watch the 7NEWS broadcast about seniors doing odd jobs for extra money. Earning more isn’t the only reason why people are signing up to Airtasker, some members are wanting to improve [Read More]

New Improvement: Airtasker Pay

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You asked, we listened. Today we’re happy to announce a big improvement on Airtasker – the all new Airtasker Pay. Launching next week, Airtasker Pay will ensure payment protection for Airtasker Workers and a seamless, secure way to get local tasks completed. How Airtasker Pay Works 1. A task is posted by the Job Poster. [Read More]

Sharing Economy And Tax: A Guide For Airtasker Members

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We’ve worked alongside H&R Block to provide you, our Airtasker Members, with the most up to date information about tax and how it will affect you. Last year the Australian Tax Office (ATO) made an announcement outlining tax laws which apply to ‘regular’ income streams, also apply to peer-to-peer and collaborative consumption facilitators. Meaning that [Read More]

How To Rid Mould From Your Home For Good

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If you live in Sydney, like me, you’ll know it’s been a very wet autumn and a cold start to winter. Along with the awful weather, mould and mildew may have also snuck into the home and taken up residence in your bathroom or wardrobe. No matter how much house cleaning you do, it can [Read More]

DIY Ideas For Your Small Bathroom

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Apartment bathrooms are often small with little to no storage, but something about this compact area definitely makes it easier to navigate. Better yet, the smallest of changes can make the biggest impact to your small bathroom. If you’re looking for a pop of colour, better practicality and something a little different in your bathroom [Read More]

9 Tips You Need To Know About Costco Shopping In Australia

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Costco, an American-based wholesale warehouse, stocks household items at a more reasonable price than your local supermarket. Source: Dailymail Since Costco’s arrival into Australia it’s been ever expanding with stores in South Australia (Kilburn), Queensland (North Lakes), New South Wales (Crossroads, Auburn), Canberra and Victoria (Ringwood, Docklands). Before you even get into your car to [Read More]

6 Must-Know Tips For Flawless Event Planning

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Whether it’s an intimate dinner of your closets friends or a extravagant charity ball, event planning is a tiring and at times stressful task. There are all types of things that you need to consider from coming up with an idea and researching suppliers to invitations and hiring event staff. Source: Event Planner For a [Read More]

10 Scandinavian New Home Design DIY Ideas

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The desire to redecorate when you move in to a new home is something we all feel, however the truth is that many of us can’t afford to renovate or splash out at the top designer stores. Whilst you can’t spend big on furniture, by spending money wisely along with a bit of DIY, you [Read More]

9 Amazing Garden Shed DIY Ideas

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Your backyard needs as much love as the inside of your home, so it’s important to look after it with regular maintenance. With a lawn mower, hedge trimmer, shovel you’ll need a garden shed to store all your equipment which can be secured and safe from little hands. Garden sheds can come in all shapes [Read More]

10 Easy DIY Headboards Ideas Anyone Can Build

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Your bedroom is a space to relax, read a book and get a peaceful night sleep in. It’s the place in your home that is reflective of your personality and a spot where you feel happy to be in. Redesigning your current bedroom or starting completely from scratch doesn’t mean you need to be a [Read More]

Ikea Furniture Hacks for Cat Owners

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We think these pieces of cat furniture are the cat’s pyjamas. They are assembled using everyday IKEA furniture, repurposed to appeal to the crazy antics of our beloved feline friends. They look great, save space, and are easy to put together. Check out the pics below and get some inspiration for your own kitty wonderland! [Read More]

15 Ideas With Pallet Furniture

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Seats, tables, beds, you name it; can be made from recycled pallets. Traditionally used in shipping and airfreight, smart DIYers have been turning these pallets into furniture for homes, restaurants and offices. Source: Scrap Hacker WHY? In addition to looking cool, pallets are cheap and with a bit of know-how can be made as almost [Read More]

10 Awesome Things You Can Make With Post-Its

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Here at Airtasker, we love Post-Its. We love everything they stand for: Organisation, productivity, innovation and inspiration. From their fabled history as an accidental invention, the humble Post-It has become a cultural icon and an important staple in anyone’s stationery. Here are some people who let their own inspiration run wild, discovering new ways to [Read More]

IKEA Shopping: Tips To Survive & Save Money

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Source: New In Zurich “I’m just going to IKEA to pick up a bookcase and mirror, that’s it.” Have you heard (or said) that before? Well you aren’t alone, many of us have, and truth be told it’s more like a DAY spent at IKEA. Don’t mistake me, IKEA shopping is fun and exciting but [Read More]

What To Do This Easter Long Weekend In Sydney

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Source: highlandstoday.com Whatever your belief system or faith orientation may be, broader society as a whole can rejoice in the coming of Easter with a number of guarantees: big family gatherings, even bigger gatherings of friends, too much chocolate, not nearly enough open stores, and a double-serving of weekends. If weather permits, Easter this year [Read More]

10 Hilarious April Fools Office Pranks

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April Fool’s Day is upon us once again. Pranksters around the world are taking this opportunity to prey on their unsuspecting friends, family and coworkers. If you haven’t yet planned your hilarious onslaught, never fear: below is a collection of tricks, tried and tested, that are sure to liven up your office . Happy April [Read More]

Standing Desk IKEA Hacks

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Did you know that prolonged sitting can increase life-threatening diseases? That’s why standing desks have been produced to encourage people to get up and move around. Did I mention that you’ll loose weight by standing – talk about a bonus! Source: Bobvila The only problem is that standing desks can cost from $350 up to [Read More]

Tips To Make IKEA Furniture Look Expensive

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Saving money but still want to have an amazing home? Well, believe it or not, you can achieve all your favourite industrial, Scandi or Hampton’s looks on any budget with a trip to IKEA. Due to its heritage, IKEA is naturally already very Scandiavian by design but you can still make your IKEA furniture look [Read More]

Apple Watch Airtasker App

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In case you missed it, yesterday Apple announced that the highly anticipated Apple Watch with hit wrists on April 24th 2015. At Airtasker we’ve been planning how we can integrate the Airtasker platform on the Apple Watch interface, and we’re happy to share the results with you below: Assign Tasks This screen shows a list [Read More]

Garden and Landscaping Ideas For Small Backyards

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Inner city life means that outdoor space is hard to come by and large backyards are almost impossible, so it’s important to work smart with what you’ve got. No matter what your outdoor set up is there are garden and landscaping ideas for small backyards to reinvent your space. Take a seat Adding a bench [Read More]

Refresh Your Home With Airtasker

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Home cleaning isn’t the only thing you can get done on Airtasker, in fact you can get a worker to do almost anything for any budget. We’ve put together a few ideas of how an Airtasker can help you around the home and make your life just that little bit better. Tasks Under $50 – [Read More]

Home Gardening Lighting Tips

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It’s nice to enjoy your garden by day, but why not get the most out of your outdoor space with some clever home gardening lighting ideas. There’s more to garden lighting than a automatic flood light that is triggered by your dog or cat at all hours of the night. Here are some garden light [Read More]

7 Simple Home Gardening Hacks

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Yay a weekend of gardening… Said no one ever! Seriously if you like to slave away your weekends in the hot sun with dirt under your nails, rose thorn scratches and a back ache to last at least a week, we’re impressed. But if that doesn’t float your boat, don’t worry we’ve got some great [Read More]

Future Of Work: Airtasker Research

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This year nearly half of Australian workers will look for a new job, citing inflexibility and salary as the main contributors towards the desire for a career move. However, instead of the agonising search via traditional methods, more than two thirds of Australians are finding that they can earn more through sharing economy platforms such [Read More]

Quirky Gardening Ideas

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Whether it’s a place for you to unwind after a busy working week, or an area for kids to run around on the weekend – no home is complete without a garden. Whether it’s big, small or ten stories high there’s always something you can do to create your dream outdoor space. Sure you could [Read More]

Revealed: 8 Interior Turnoffs That Scare Off Your Date

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According to new stats from relationship site eHarmony.com.au, a messy or tackily decorated home is a deal breaker for many singles. “If you invite a love interest into your outdated and dirty home, they will undoubtedly question your taste and hygiene – or more specifically, lack thereof,” explains homewares retailer TheHome.com.au’s interior stylist Emma Blomfield. [Read More]

Chinese New Year: Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Locations

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Chinese New Year celebrations start this week on February 13th with the big day on Thursday 19th February. As people get ready to welcome the year of the goat, the most creative sign in the lunar calendar, cities are pulling out all the stops to make it a memorable start to the new year. Let’s [Read More]