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]

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]

Sharing Economy And Tax: A Guide For Airtasker Members

The Australian Tax Office (ATO) recently released its tax advice for companies and platforms operating in the sharing economy. In the announcement the ATO outlines that tax laws which apply to ‘regular’ income streams, also apply to peer-to-peer and collaborative consumption facilitators. Meaning that both income tax and GST could apply to community members. Here [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]

Valentine’s Day Gifts For Him And Her Under $50

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There can be big expectations on Valentine’s Day – roses, chocolates and the date all quickly add up. So if you’re working with a budget this Valentine’s Day, it’s ok, we’ve got you sorted for great Valentine’s Day gifts under $50. Valentine’s Day Gifts For Him Whisky lovers It might be a bit out of [Read More]

Announcement: Ziilch & Airtasker Partnership

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We’re happy to share with you that we’ve partnered with the guys at Ziilch. What is Ziilch? It’s a free community-powered website where good stuff goes free. You can give away things that are too good to throw out or aren’t worth selling on eBay or Gumtree. It is 100% free to use, free to [Read More]

Quirky Valentine’s Day Gifts

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It’s that time of year again where love is in the air, and loved up couples enjoy a special day dedicated to their love for each other. But gone are the days of red roses and teddy bears, make your better half giggle this February the 14th with a quirky Valentine’s Day gift. Not only [Read More]

Home Renovation Ideas Under $150

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We all know home renovations are rarely cheap, so when the time comes to refreshing your home we’re all guilty of trying to cut corners, or just putting off the inconvenience of it all for as long as possible. However, affordable home renovations can be easily done if have a bit of inspiration and not [Read More]

Removing Wallpaper Tips and Tricks

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Wallpaper removal is definitely not a fun task at all, but sometimes it has just got to go. There’s no need to stress about how it’s going to come off because we’ve looked at all the removing wallpaper tips and tricks for you. Source: Blenture Now you just need to put aside a weekend to [Read More]

IKEA Furniture Assembly Game

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We discovered this IKEA game online and we thought it was too good not to share with the Airtasker community seeing as though furniture assembly is one of the top 5 tasks posted to Airtasker. So we’re challenging our pro furniture assembly Airtaskers to have a go and also everyone else who wants to see [Read More]

DIY Home Renovation Hacks

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Home renovations don’t have to be costly or require handyman help because making the smallest of changes can make all the difference. You can also go at your own pace with DIY home renovation projects by tackling one room at a time – not to mention the costs it will save you. However there are [Read More]

Wedding Planning Checklist

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First things first, congratulations on your engagement at this special time. Right now you’re floating on cloud nine but also starting to realise that you have an engagement party and wedding to plan in a short space of time. An engagement party will normally take place anywhere up to 3 months post proposal so it’s [Read More]

Kitchen Home Improvement Ideas

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Source: Iconic Home Design It’s said that the heart of the home is the kitchen. This couldn’t be truer with the kitchen being the place where people gather to eat, talk and socialise together. As an important area of your home, you’ll want to make sure that you’re comfortable using the space to cook up [Read More]

Cheap Home Renovation Ideas

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Home renovations will transform your house into more liveable modern space and better yet it will also add value to your property. If there’s a lot of work to be done, home improvements can cost a lot and not everyone can afford to spend thousands on a new kitchen or knocking out walls. However there [Read More]

House Painting Hacks

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Source: Quartzite House painting is not just a big job, but a huge job. It’s messy, time consuming and frustrating; not to mention the paint fumes are enough to make you wish you’d contracted a professional. Painting your house is never going to be a stress-free task, but it can be made easier and quicker [Read More]

Competition: Don’t Clean in 2015 Winners Announced

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Last year we ran a competition to win a years worth of cleaning and also gave away robot vacuums to two lucky runners up. And the winners are (drum roll please)… Major Prize = Lachlan Well done Lachlan, you’ve won a years worth of cleaning from Airtasker. Runners Up = Karen & Dimi Congratulations Karen [Read More]

Best Handyman Tools For 2015

Looking to upgrade your handyman shed with some new tools? We’ve collected the latest tools available to bring you the best handyman tools to start 2015. No handyman task on Airtasker will be too big with this equipment in your tool box. Hybrid Shoplight You can shine light in any direction with this world first [Read More]

Painting Ideas To Refresh Your Apartment

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It’s summer, it’s a new year and there’s no time like the present to breathe life back into your apartment. With a fresh lick of paint on the walls, new plants and cute pillow or two your home will look like something out of a home magazine. Painting your apartment will make the biggest difference [Read More]

New Year Resolutions You Shouldn’t Make

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We’ve all been guilty of making unrealistic New Year resolutions such as “lose 10 kilograms” or “complete a marathon” but making resolutions that you’re unable to achieve without pure dedication is setting yourself up for fail. Your resolutions should be something that is a challenge but not unattainable. Here are New Year resolutions that you [Read More]

New Year’s Eve Party Tips

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Have you decided to host a party to bring in the New Year with some of your nearest and dearest? It can be a bit of pressure to make sure you have everything from decorations to sparklers for the countdown. As the resident party planner at Airtasker I wanted to share a few tips to [Read More]

7 Holiday Lifehacks You Need To Know

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It’s a crazy time of year with families travelling near and far to get together to celebrate Christmas and New Years. So it’s of little surprise that trying to coordinate travel arrangements, pets, food shopping, delivery services and accommodation can be a little bit of a daunting task. Luckily there are a bunch of startups [Read More]

Christmas Gifts For Gardeners

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Gardeners understand that love, care and devotion are the essential qualities needed to look after a garden all year round. So let’s show the gardener in your life a bit of appreciation with these presents for gardeners. Garden Tools Engraved tools Make them feel special with these engraved wooden tools for digging, planting and raking. [Read More]

How To Gift Wrap Presents

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This post was inspired by a Jimmy Kimmel Live video (see below) where he learns how to gift wrap presents. Now I have to be honest with you, after wrapping my own Christmas presents this morning I kinda want to go home, rip them open and start all over again following these life changing tips. [Read More]

Event Planning Checklist

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It’s the time of year for Christmas parties, New Year’s Eve celebrations and weddings with friends and family. We love nothing more than putting on a good party filled with fun and laughter but it can also stressful. Shopping, cooking, cleaning and putting on a smile can all be a bit exhausting, but being planned [Read More]

IKEA Furniture Assembly Tips

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Shopping for furniture is great fun (well for some), but when it comes to furniture assembly people can generally fall into four categories. 1. People that hate anything that comes in a flat pack. 2. People who enjoy trying to use the information-lacking instructions to successfully put furniture together. 3. People that know it has [Read More]

Prepare Your House For Christmas

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Christmas time is the busiest time of year with present shopping, cooking and all of the parties. Some people can find it overwhelming, especially if you have family coming to stay for the holidays or even just a lunch. But don’t worry I’ve put together the perfect cheat sheet to save you time on unnecessary [Read More]

Handyman Christmas Gift Ideas

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With plenty of presents to buy at Christmas time, it can be hard to think of gifts people truly need. If you’ve got a DIY fan or handyman in the family, they will agree that you can never have too many tools or equipment. Regardless if it’s the latest gadget or a replacement, you can’t [Read More]

Office Cleaning Tips

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We can all be a little guilty of having a messy office from time to time. However a clean working space should be a top priority as it will help with employee happiness and increase productivity. Most workplace cleaners won’t clean desk spaces and only offer limited office cleaning in breakout spaces and kitchens. This [Read More]

How To Clean Pesky Carpet Stains

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Pets, children, parties, or even our own clumsiness (let’s face it, we all have those moments) can be the reason for an unsightly stain on the carpet. But even the most stubborn carpet stains can be removed with a little care and the right method and ingredients. There’s no need to spend your hard earned [Read More]

How To Clean The Oven

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Cleaning the oven, one of the easiest house cleaning chore… to ignore. Close that oven door, and BOOM you can pretend all is well for a couple of more months (at least)! “No one else sees the inside,” your inner procrastinator whispers, “It’s what comes out of the oven that counts”. But this is one [Read More]

Window Cleaning Tips

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No one looks forward to window cleaning because let’s face it, it can be a huge task if you have big windows across multiple stories without easy accessibility. But don’t worry we’ve got some great window cleaning tips to help you make it as painless as possible. Before we get into the tips though, let’s [Read More]

7 Signs You’re Super Organised

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Being organised means you stress less, know where to find things and are prepared for a curveball if one happens to come your way. Some people are natural organisers however others struggle to coordinate effectively. So which are you? Well if you can mentally tick of these seven signs you are one super organised person, [Read More]

Spring Gardening Hacks

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Getting your garden in shape for summer should be high on your priority list as the weather starts to get warmer. Relaxing in the great outdoors is even better when you can enjoy some great new plants, furniture or landscaping. We’ve discovered some simple and creative hacks that will improve your garden like never before. [Read More]

Guys Guide To Spring Cleaning

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There comes a time in every mans life where he must move out of home to go off to study or move cities for work which means it’s time to start picking up after yourself. You might look the part but your bachelor pad has to match in order to impress your mates. Here’s our [Read More]

IKEA Furniture Hacks

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IKEA furniture comes and goes like the changing of seasons due to moving, different design taste or just broken. However it doesn’t have to end up on the street for council pick-up, instead you could repurpose it for something else. We’ve stumbled across some great IKEA hacks that will breathe life back into your furniture. [Read More]

Spring Cleaning Checklist

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Cleaning the house from the ceiling to floor can seem like an overwhelming task however if you’re organised and prepared with all your equipment and products the home cleaning will be over before you know it. To help you get started, we’ve created this simple spring cleaning checklist. Hallway/ General area – Dust lighting fixtures [Read More]

Airtasker Alerts: New Feature

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We’ve just launched Airtasker Alerts, a brand new feature that will notify you instantly when there is a task near you that you’re interested in. This means you’ll never miss another opportunity to earn more with alerts sent directly to your email inbox. To activate your free alerts, simply add a keyword or phrase such [Read More]

Non-Toxic Home Cleaning: How To

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Home cleaning is something that must be done and the benefits of a clean home can’t be argued with. However chemicals such as bleach are often debated in terms of the effects on the health and safety of yourself and your family. One of the main benefits is that non-toxic cleaners are safe around children [Read More]

Halloween Decoration Ideas

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Throwing a Halloween party this weekend? We’ve found some last minute DIY decorations to help get your house looking fantastically ghoulish. Here are 10 halloween decorations set to make your home look as good as your costume. 1. BOO! Source: Buzzfeed Perhaps the easiest decoration just get a sheet of black cardboard and you’ve got [Read More]

5 Foods To Clean Your Home

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It’s hard to believe that cleaning products we’ve come to depend on for home cleaning such as Napisan and Spray n’ Wipe didn’t always exist. These modern products are made up of complex chemical combinations however did you know that some foods can produce similar chemicals reactions. It mainly has to do with acidity levels [Read More]

Easy DIY Costume Ideas

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Everybody loves a good dress up party and wanting to be the best, so with halloween just around the corner I thought I’d find you some of the best DIY dress-up costumes I could find. Here are some of our favourite alternative DIY costumes. 1. Sweet tooth Source: Mommy Testers Yummy enough to eat? Well [Read More]

Competition: Don’t Clean In 2015

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Did you know that on average we spend over 200+ hours cleaning every year? Well in 2015 you won’t have to worry about dusting ceilings or mopping floors as we’re giving one lucky person a year’s worth Airtasker home cleaning to help you reclaim your weekend! PLUS thanks to appliancesonline.com.au two runner’s up won’t have [Read More]

Event Planning with Airtasker

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Putting on the perfect event for a wedding, birthday or even just a dinner party can be fun but also stressful if it’s not something you particularly enjoy. With people leading increasingly busy lives they’re turning to Airtasker for event organisers to help pull off the perfect party. Here is some event planning inspiration for [Read More]

Top 5 Cleaning Blogs

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There are a plethora of blogs on the Internet that are filled with house cleaning tips, stain removal tricks and even how to clean organically. So I thought I’d share some of the ones I love to read and get inspiration from to try at home and also share with Airtaskers. Here are our top [Read More]

House Cleaning With A Toothbrush: How To

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What’s the one item we all use daily that will clean even the trickiest of hard to reach spots? Believe it or not, it’s your toothbrush. Drains, tap fixtures, lampshades and cheese graters… the list is endless. But this handy inexpensive tool will make your house cleaning much simpler. So that you can introduce it [Read More]

Top Productivity Quotes

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Everyday we strive to be more productive than the last but actually finding the motivation to achieve your daily goals can be a struggle in itself. So if you’re feeling overwhelmed and need a bit of a push here are 10 productivity quotes to get you through your day. “Perform the dreaded task now and [Read More]

15 Ways To Clean with Coca-Cola

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It may come as a surprise to you (or not) that Coca-Cola is highly acidic and while some of you drink it, did you know you can also clean with it? Why? Because of its phosphoric acidity at a pH level of 2.8, it makes Coca-Cola comparable to fresh lemon juice, vinegar and wine. This [Read More]

10 Spring Cleaning Hacks

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The days are longer and a little warmer, yes that’s right it’s finally Spring again! However that also means it’s time to de-clutter and give your house a good spring clean. Although the extra work can make it seem like a monstrous weekend-long chore, we’ve collected a few simple hacks that will see you finished [Read More]

New Airtasker App Launched

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We’re super happy to announce that the highly requested, revamped Airtasker app is now ready for you to download. We’ve completely rebuilt our app from the ground up, making it the best Airtasker App ever. So what’s changed? Well, we’ve added brand-new features… – Private messaging to keep up-to-date with your task – User dashboard [Read More]

10 DIY Office hacks

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It’s unfortunate and true that we spend majority of our lives at our desks, in workplaces we may or may not like. They could the type of companies that give you all sorts of gadgets or maybe you have to supply everything yourself. It doesn’t matter which because either way there plenty of office hacks [Read More]

5 Ways To Stay Productive When Looking For A Job

If you’re taking a break from your career, unemployed or have been made redundant, it can be exciting, daunting and possibly a scary time if you don’t know what your next step is. You might want to crawl into bed and not get out everyday till 11am, watch Ellen, eat ice cream and do absolutely [Read More]

Inspiration: Barbie Fancy Dress Costume via Airtasker

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It’s true you can get almost anything made with Airtasker and I decided to put it to the ultimate test. I had a fancy dress party for my local surf club coming up and the theme was ‘When I grow up, I want to be….’ Being quite tall I struggle to fit in the usual [Read More]

New Feature: Airtasker Projects

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Do you have market research activity coming up or maybe you need some flexible promotional staff? Sounds like Airtasker Projects is just for you. This brand-new feature on Airtasker will help you hire multiple people quickly with minimum effort required. Before you had to create individual tasks, but now Airtasker Projects allows you to create [Read More]

Lord of the Fries Home Delivered

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Just picture a cold and rainy winters day. It’s something most Sydney-siders aren’t too familiar with, so you can understand no one in our office wanting to go and get a bite of lunch. Lucky for us, we knew we’d be able to find a helpful Airtasker willing to brave the weather and make a [Read More]

10 Ways to Clean with Baking Soda

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You’re guaranteed to find baking soda in any pantry, often reserved for cooking, but there are plenty of other uses for this natural mineral including home cleaning and medicinal purposes. It’s common to find baking soda tips for cleaning your kitchen and bathroom, but I’ve looked into some other uses around the house. This way [Read More]

4 Natural Kitchen Cleaning Products That Will Clean Your House

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Most people make the switch to natural cleaning products for general house cleaning due to the high amount of chemicals (which may cause health hazards), found in many off-the-shelf products. The benefits of ‘going green’ mean fewer health risks and less impact on the environment. With a little bit of extra effort you’ll be able [Read More]

We’ve Acquired Occasional Butler!

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Today we’re pleased to share with you some awesome news – Occasional Butler has joined forces with Airtasker to create Australia’s no. 1 services marketplace! We’re super happy to welcome Occasional Butler co-founders Erz and Jodie Imam (who also founded Prahan, Melbourne co-working space depo8) to the Airtasker family as Community Advisors and together we’ll be working to build [Read More]

Guide To Hiring A House Cleaner

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Just the thought of spending all your precious free time on the weekend cleaning the house is enough to make you want to not get out of bed on a weekend at all. But that’s no attidue to have, and besides, who said you have to clean your house anyway? Why not invest in a [Read More]

5 Steps To A Successful Career Change

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Are you unhappy in your job or perhaps just disinterested in it? Good news – you’re not alone and you can do something about it. Taking the big leap and changing careers is scary, there’s no hiding that, but there are a few steps that you can take for some reassurance and help. It’s important [Read More]

Take A Task Selfie To Win

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Love earning money by completing tasks on Airtasker? Show us (and your mates) and go in the running to win some awesome Airtasker prizes. Take a snap of you completing the task and upload it to your Instagram, Twitter or the Airtasker Facebook page with the hashtag #taskselfie you’ll go in the running to win [Read More]

McDonald’s Home Delivered

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Every now and then I get the urge for a McDonald’s food fix, particularly on a Sunday morning. While I normally eat healthy food, for this blog post it required me to indulge a little more than usual. Although this was originally about getting McDonald’s home delivered, I decided that I would treat the rest [Read More]

Top Midnight Food Delivery in Sydney

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Got a feeling of emptiness in your stomach around the time the clock strikes 12 in the morning? Well, it sounds like you’ve got a case of the ‘midnight munchies’. Although your local Dominos and Thai restaurant might be closed, there are still plenty of places busy cooking delicious food that an Airtasker can deliver [Read More]

Work 2.0: A Time of Change

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We are in a time of immense change when it comes to recruitment. The internet is transforming every sphere into a digital marketplace, including work itself. We tend to think about ecommerce in terms of Amazon and eBay: fast, transparent, marketplaces and exchanges for goods. But now the same is happening for skills and labour. [Read More]

Top 5 Airtasker Foods Delivered

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Let’s face it, we’ve all made ourselves the promise to cook more homemade meals. And while our intentions are sound, the reality is we are often too busy to shop, decide, prepare and cook a hearty meal every day. Often the temptation to grab a quick bite from the local takeaway is all too tempting. [Read More]

Top Flat Pack Furniture Stores

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Did you know the flat pack furniture idea was born when a Swedish draughtsman needed to fit a table in his car just a little over 60 years ago? Then he shared the idea with his IKEA employers, revolutionising how people bought and installed furniture. IKEA might be the grandfather of flat pack but there [Read More]

IKEA Room Ideas

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Want to shake things up in your living room, bedroom or your entire house but on a tight budget? Lucky for you IKEA is the best place to turn to for cheap furniture and additional accessories to brighten up your home. If you have a big empty room and you are looking to fill it [Read More]

Jervis Bay Travel Itinerary

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Jervis bay is one of the most popular getaway destinations in NSW due to its picturesque white-sand beaches and proximity to Sydney and the ACT. The clear turquoise water is ideal for all types of fun such as kayaking, fishing and standup paddle boarding. If you’re not sure where look for activities, accommodation and food [Read More]

New Features on Airtasker

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It’s been a cracking start to 2014 with the new website launching and achieving some great milestones, including reaching over 100k Airtasker members. Our tech team has been working hard to make it a better experience for you by consistently improving the website. They’ve been also developing new features for both our Task Posters and [Read More]

5 Things Productive People Do

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Were you distracted by that photo? It’s ok my feelings weren’t hurt. In fact, I knew you would be because people love distractions. That’s why you check your phone, Facebook and email multiple times during the day. According to business insider we are only productive about 3 days a week with close to 40% of [Read More]

Videographer Airtasker $500 Vouchers: Promotion

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Here at Airtasker we provide an online community marketplace with access to skilled people to help individuals get tasks completed. As participants in the sharing economy, we’re always looking for new exciting opportunities for our Airtaskers. So we’ve teamed up with the guys at Pozible, a site designed to assist people raise funds for crowdfunders, [Read More]

The Sharing Economy meets Traditional Business Models

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Cave paintings were amongst the first forms of knowledge sharing, dating back almost 40,000 years. As children, we were often taught to share our prized possessions and as adults we have enjoyed the benefits of the carpooling for decades. Clearly, the concept of sharing is nothing new, so why now is the movement being dubbed [Read More]

Moving Homes With Airtasker

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It could be your first home purchase, a rental move or even making the leap to head overseas. Regardless of why it’s an exciting time but it can also be stressful, so a helping hand is always welcome or sometimes needed. After noticing a few tasks on Airtasker asking for help moving furniture or even [Read More]