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Here at Little Aussie we believe in making communities local again. And we think the best way to achieve this is to connect residents, like you, with honest, reliable and local family-run businesses - the sort of business we would refer to our own family and friends.

You will find those types of businesses in our magazines and online. We also support local, not-for-profit community groups by offering free advertisements and listings to help residents connect with sporting clubs, support groups, and many more local organisations.

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How to remove pet smells in your home Cat and dog sitting on a sofa

How to remove pet smells in your home

How to remove pet smells in your home

They are part of our family but can sometimes leave behind a bit of a smell (we’re talking about your pets, not your partner or children!). Here are 8 tips to remove the pet smells from your home.

They are part of our family but can sometimes leave behind a bit of a smell (we’re talking about your pets, not your partner or children!). Here are 8 tips to remove the pet smells from your home.

July 22, 2021
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Time Saving Hacks
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Simple ways to save 15 minutes in your day

Simple ways to save 15 minutes in your day

Wish you had a bit more time in your day? Here are some simple ways to save 15 minutes, which adds up to an annual saving of over 90 hours!

Wish you had a bit more time in your day? Here are some simple ways to save 15 minutes, which adds up to an annual saving of over 90 hours!

July 22, 2021
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Tips
Do you have a ticking time bomb underneath your sink?Lady on the phone with a leak under her sink

Do you have a ticking time bomb underneath your sink?

Do you have a ticking time bomb underneath your sink?

Here are 3 things to look out for if you have flexible braided hoses in your home (usually under bathroom and kitchen sinks).

Here are 3 things to look out for if you have flexible braided hoses in your home (usually under bathroom and kitchen sinks).

July 22, 2021
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Fun With Kids
Start a worm farm with your kids Kids with composting worms

Start a worm farm with your kids

Start a worm farm with your kids

Creating a worm farm with your kids is a great way to teach them about recycling and give them some responsibility by helping to look after it. Read on to get started.

Creating a worm farm with your kids is a great way to teach them about recycling and give them some responsibility by helping to look after it. Read on to get started.

July 22, 2021
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Recipes
Citrus Delight Cakes and Lemon Curd Citrus delight cakes with lemon curd and blueberries

Citrus Delight Cakes and Lemon Curd

Citrus Delight Cakes and Lemon Curd

This is a great little recipe. Keep it simple and serve the cakes finished with a sprinkling of icing sugar. Or transform it into a decadent dessert by topping with lemon curd, cream and blueberries. Perfect for a special occasion (or any occasion!).

This is a great little recipe. Keep it simple and serve the cakes finished with a sprinkling of icing sugar. Or transform it into a decadent dessert by topping with lemon curd, cream and blueberries. Perfect for a special occasion (or any occasion!).

July 22, 2021
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Tips
What to do if your house keys are lost or stolen House key in door

What to do if your house keys are lost or stolen

What to do if your house keys are lost or stolen

Along with our wallets and mobile phones, keys are one of the most important things we carry with us every day. But what happens if you lose them, or they have been stolen? Here’s what you should do.

Along with our wallets and mobile phones, keys are one of the most important things we carry with us every day. But what happens if you lose them, or they have been stolen? Here’s what you should do.

July 22, 2021
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Tips
Choosing a bench top for your kitchen renovation? Timber kitchen counter

Choosing a bench top for your kitchen renovation?

Choosing a bench top for your kitchen renovation?

Bench space is one of the most important elements of your kitchen, so make sure you get it right, as it will be difficult (and expensive) to add more once your renovation has finished. Here’s what you should think about.

Bench space is one of the most important elements of your kitchen, so make sure you get it right, as it will be difficult (and expensive) to add more once your renovation has finished. Here’s what you should think about.

July 22, 2021
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Reduce Reuse Recycle
The right way to recycle your empty aerosol cans Multi-coloured aerosol cans

The right way to recycle your empty aerosol cans

The right way to recycle your empty aerosol cans

Although aerosol cans are made from aluminium, they cannot go into your kerbside recycling bin or general waste bin. So, what can you do with them? Read on.

Although aerosol cans are made from aluminium, they cannot go into your kerbside recycling bin or general waste bin. So, what can you do with them? Read on.

July 22, 2021
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Community Tips
Share surplus citrus with your neighbours! Young lady picking lemons from a tree in her backyard

Share surplus citrus with your neighbours!

Share surplus citrus with your neighbours!

It’s citrus season and most people won’t use everything they grow, even from just one tree. So, why not take any excess you have and share it with your community.

It’s citrus season and most people won’t use everything they grow, even from just one tree. So, why not take any excess you have and share it with your community.

July 15, 2021
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Gardening
Turn your garden fences and walls from drab into fab with climbing plants! Pink climbing Mandevilla plant

Turn your garden fences and walls from drab into fab with climbing plants!

Turn your garden fences and walls from drab into fab with climbing plants!

If you’ve got an ugly fence or wall in your garden, turn it green by covering it with beautiful, evergreen climbing plants – then you’ll have something lovely to look at all year round.

If you’ve got an ugly fence or wall in your garden, turn it green by covering it with beautiful, evergreen climbing plants – then you’ll have something lovely to look at all year round.

July 15, 2021
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Handy Home Hints
8 clever uses for used tea bags and leaves Cooled tea bag eye mask

8 clever uses for used tea bags and leaves

8 clever uses for used tea bags and leaves

Almost everyone loves a cup of tea – including your skin and your garden! So, don’t throw away your used tea bags and leaves, put them to good use and try a few of these clever things instead.

Almost everyone loves a cup of tea – including your skin and your garden! So, don’t throw away your used tea bags and leaves, put them to good use and try a few of these clever things instead.

July 15, 2021
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Health and Fitness
Easy ways shake your salt habit Heart made from salt and blocks beside reading Less Salt

Easy ways shake your salt habit

Easy ways shake your salt habit

Salt was considered so valuable in the past, it was used as a form of currency. These days it is so common in foods that some of us are eating more than double the recommended intake every day and damaging our health. So, how do you reduce your salt intake? Read on.

Salt was considered so valuable in the past, it was used as a form of currency. These days it is so common in foods that some of us are eating more than double the recommended intake every day and damaging our health. So, how do you reduce your salt intake? Read on.

July 15, 2021
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Money Saving Hacks
How to shrink your laundry costs! Someone adding laundry detergent to the washing machine

How to shrink your laundry costs!

How to shrink your laundry costs!

We’re not going to suggest you start handwashing all your clothes! But there are a few simple ways you can reduce your laundry costs, make your clothes last longer and help the environment.

We’re not going to suggest you start handwashing all your clothes! But there are a few simple ways you can reduce your laundry costs, make your clothes last longer and help the environment.

July 15, 2021
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Tips
Do your pavers have that sinking feeling? Sinking brick pavers

Do your pavers have that sinking feeling?

Do your pavers have that sinking feeling?

Pavers are a great choice for outdoor areas around your home. They come in a variety of options and are strong and durable – but sometimes they can sink. Here’s why.

Pavers are a great choice for outdoor areas around your home. They come in a variety of options and are strong and durable – but sometimes they can sink. Here’s why.

July 15, 2021
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Simple ways to update your home with plasterboard Plasterboard attached under existing ceiling

Simple ways to update your home with plasterboard

Simple ways to update your home with plasterboard

If you’ve got old fashioned, dark exposed brick in your home, or a ceiling and walls that have seen better days, here’s the perfect solution without having to do a major renovation.

If you’ve got old fashioned, dark exposed brick in your home, or a ceiling and walls that have seen better days, here’s the perfect solution without having to do a major renovation.

July 15, 2021
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Small bathroom? no problem! 8 big renovation ideas Free standing bathroom sink

Small bathroom? no problem! 8 big renovation ideas

Small bathroom? no problem! 8 big renovation ideas

Just because you’re renovating a small bathroom doesn’t mean it can’t be fabulous. Here's how to make the most of the space you have.

Just because you’re renovating a small bathroom doesn’t mean it can’t be fabulous. Here's how to make the most of the space you have.

July 15, 2021
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Is your computer more tortoise than hare? Bored lady looking at a laptop

Is your computer more tortoise than hare?

Is your computer more tortoise than hare?

There’s nothing more annoying than watching the wheel on your computer screen go round and round (and round!) while waiting for something to load. Even the very best computers can start to slow down and here are five common culprits.

There’s nothing more annoying than watching the wheel on your computer screen go round and round (and round!) while waiting for something to load. Even the very best computers can start to slow down and here are five common culprits.

July 8, 2021
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Reduce Reuse Recycle
Give your disposable razors a second life Used disposable razors

Give your disposable razors a second life

Give your disposable razors a second life

Every year in Australia, an estimated 100 million disposable razors end up in landfill. So, how can you avoid being part of this massive problem? Read on.

Every year in Australia, an estimated 100 million disposable razors end up in landfill. So, how can you avoid being part of this massive problem? Read on.

July 8, 2021
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Recipes
Totally delicious Flemish Beef Stew Flemish beef stew in a bowl

Totally delicious Flemish Beef Stew

Totally delicious Flemish Beef Stew

This recipe has all the ingredients of a super delicious winter warmer for all the family. In fact, it’s so yummy, you’ll be hoping that winter lasts a bit longer!

This recipe has all the ingredients of a super delicious winter warmer for all the family. In fact, it’s so yummy, you’ll be hoping that winter lasts a bit longer!

July 8, 2021
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Fun With Kids
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DIY edible finger paint

DIY edible finger paint

Kids love to put their fingers in their mouths, but when finger painting, this can be a problem. Until now! We have two recipes for edible finger paints with simple ingredients that can be made in minutes. Enjoy!

Kids love to put their fingers in their mouths, but when finger painting, this can be a problem. Until now! We have two recipes for edible finger paints with simple ingredients that can be made in minutes. Enjoy!

July 8, 2021
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Daniel and his team from Swat.A.Pest Pest Control

Pest Control

Swat.A.Pest

Daniel is your local pest control expert and will protect your home from a pest invasion. He offers tailored solutions using environmentally friendly chemicals around your home. Family-owned and operated with professional and honest advice.

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Daniel from Ovenu Canning Vale - Oven Detailing

Oven Detailing

Ovenu

Daniel will clean and detail any oven including wall mounted and free standing styles so that they look like new. He uses safe, non-caustic cleaning products and also cleans hotplates, extractor hoods and barbecues.

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The NPower team - Electrical Services

Electrical Services

Npower Electrcial Services

The team at NPower are your local electrical experts. They provide high-quality workmanship and exceptional customer service to local residents, and will always leave your home clean and tidy.

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Bathroom featuring large glass mirror - Glass Services

Glass Services

Southern Glass & Aluminium

Mike and Linda are your local glass specialists. They offer a first class service at affordable prices and have a huge range from shower screens and mirrors to general glazing and glass splashbacks.

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House exterior with tinted windows - Window Tinting

Window Tinting

Tint-A-Car

Tint-A-Car Cannington doesn't just tint cars! They can block out the heat and glare of the sun at home and reduce your energy costs. They offer a patented scratch resistant coating for homes and businesses.

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Wardrobes

Homestead Industries Wardrobes

Get organised! The professional designers at Homestead Industries provide clever wardrobe solutions and expert advice. Supply and installation for every budget.

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Les from Summit Security - Security Screens

Security Screens

Summit Security

Les and Sharon have been manufacturing and installing security doors and screens since 1969. Summit Security is a local, family-run business and offers colours, designs and styles to suit any home and budget.

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Phil from Phil's Swimming Pool Maintenance - Pool Cleaning, Pumps & Supplies

Pool Cleaning, Pumps & Supplies

Phil's Swimming Pool Maintenance

Phil Moeller from Phil's Swimming Pool Maintenance will keep your pool healthy and sparkling all year round. He has over 10 years' experience and can do all the hard work for you. He provides regular pool maintenance along with one-off cleans.

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The Amazing Clean Blinds Atwell team and van - Blinds Cleaning & Maintenance

Blinds - Cleaning & Maintenance

Amazing Clean Blinds Atwell

Do you have dirty or broken blinds? Amazing Clean offers a fast and economical solution for cleaning and repairs so they will look like new. The professional team uses the latest ultrasonic cleaning technology.

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Jarred Quaife Preferred Ceilings Plasterboard Ceilings & Walls

Plasterboard Ceilings & Walls

Preferred Ceilings

Jarred Quaife and his small team are committed to excellent customer service and pride themselves on high-quality workmanship and attention to detail. Preferred Ceilings has been established for over ten years and the team will always be reliable, and extremely clean and tidy.

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Esmie and Sidney from Pristine Floor Solutions - Tile & Grout Cleaning

Tile & Grout Cleaning

Pristine Floor Solutions

Esmie and Sidney are your local tile and grout cleaning professionals. Using specialist equipment and expert knowledge, they will clean and restore your tiles and grout, bringing them back to life at an affordable price.

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Cattery

Chicas Cattery

Put your beloved cats and kittens in safe hands at Chicas Cattery holiday hotel. They will get lots of attention from caring and experienced staff in a clean, comfortable, safe and secure environment.  

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Jem from Jem's Carpet Cleaning Services

Carpet Cleaning

Jem's Carpet Cleaning Services

Experience expert carpet cleaning with a lady's touch! Jem can help with cleaning, stain removal, minor repairs and flood restoration. Jem’s Carpet Cleaning Service is IICRC certified which means a qualified professional is caring for your carpet.

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Simply Movers moving van - Removals

Removals

Simply Movers

Stuart and Joy are your local, careful and friendly movers. They have over 35 years' experience and will tailor their services to meet your individual needs. They are fully insured, honest and affordable.

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Pete from Transformation Cleaning & Sealing Perth - Paving Cleaning & Sealing

Paving Cleaning & Sealing

Transformation Cleaning & Sealing

Pete will clean and seal your outdoor areas so there will be no more slippery moss and ugly stains. All work is guaranteed and he can also seal your freshly cleaned pavers to make sure they stay looking good for years.

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Lance Rafferty from LCR Plumbing & Gas

Plumbing

LCR Plumbing & Gas

Lance Rafferty has over 8 years’ experience and is your local plumbing and gas expert. He and his small team provide a wide range of services at an affordable price and will leave your home clean and tidy.

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Jims Garage Doors

Garage Doors

Jims Garage Doors

Jims Garage Doors are your local experts in garage door repairs, supply and installation, and servicing. They are fully-trained technicians, offer great customer service and can also replace garage door remote controls.

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Ryan from Roof Restorers Perth - Tiled Roof Restoration & Repairs

Tiled Roof Restoration & Repairs

Roof Restorers Perth

Ryan and the small team from Roof Restorers Perth are you local tiled roof restoration and repair professionals. This family owned and operated business focuses on high-quality workmanship, customer service and competitive prices.

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Hasrin Lana Island Breeze Air-Conditioning

Air-Conditioning & Heating

Island Breeze Air Conditioning

Hasrin Lana is your local air-conditioning expert. He is fully qualified and has been in the industry since 1990 and can help you with all your air-conditioning needs at a competitive price.

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Painting & Decorating Services

Bravo Painting & Decoration

John from Bravo Painting has been in the industry since 2008 and is your local, registered painter. He offers fast and affordable painting services along with good, old fashioned customer service.

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Steven Kirkby from Quantum Blue Antennas - Antenna, TV & Data Services

Antenna, TV & Data Services

Quantum Blue Antennas

Steven Kirkby is your local antenna, data and TV services expert. Customer service is his number one priority and he provides a full consultation so he can understand your goals and budget before offering advice on the best solution.

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Steven Kirkby from Quantum Blue Security Systems

Security Systems

Quantum Blue Security Systems

Steven Kirkby has been in the security systems industry since 2005. He is friendly, reliable and cares about the safety of your family and property. He and his small team will always leave everything clean and tidy when they have finished installing your security system. 

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Legal Services - Southern River

Legal Services

We haven’t located a Little Aussie recommended legal services business for your local community yet. We have found a few local businesses, give them a try and let us know what you think.

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Legal Services

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Vet Services

We're haven’t found a local vet to join Little Aussie's trusted business network for your local community yet. In the meantime, we've collected a list of local vet businesses for you to try.

Vet Services - Southern River

Vet Services

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We've found a few local laundromats that are not part of Little Aussie's trusted business network. Give them a try and let us know what you think.

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Picture Framing

We've found a few local picture framers that are not part of Little Aussie's trusted business network. Give them a try and let us know what you think.

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Picture Framing

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Chiropractic Services

We've found a few local chiropractors that are not part of Little Aussie's trusted business network. Give them a try and let us know what you think.

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Chiropractic Services

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Support local business for a chance to win $2000 plus monthly draw for $150. Just use a Little Aussie business and register your details for a chance to win.

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