Important Details That Are Too Easy to Overlook When Choosing Outdoor Blinds


A good way to add comfort and style to your home's patio area is to install outdoor blinds to a pergola or porch frame. Blinds can block out hot summertime sun, keep the patio insulated during cooler weather, and give you needed privacy from nearby neighbours. Blinds can also add a pop of colour to the space, making it seem cosier and more inviting. When you're ready to shop for blinds, consider a few important details that are actually very easy to overlook, so you don't forget these yourself and are sure to get blinds that fit your space and work as needed.

27 July 2017

Simple Updates That Give a Bathroom Space an Entirely New Look


If your home's bathroom is a bit dull and drab, or even downright outdated and ugly, you don't need to tear up the entire room and install expensive new plumbing fixtures to give that room an entirely new look. For those who are on a budget or who want a quick fix to the bathroom, note a few simple updates you might try instead. These can give the space a fresh new appearance for far less money than an entire renovation, and create a bathroom you'll love for years to come.

18 July 2017

Should You Add Balcony Shutters to Your Building's Design? 5 Questions to Consider


Balcony shutters are extremely useful shutters that go on the outside of your balcony, and if you are designing a high rise or commissioning a builder to create a block of flats for you, you may want to consider integrating balcony shutters. Here's what to consider: 1. Do the Shutters Add to the Style of the Building? Initially, you may want to think about the aesthetics of the balcony shutters. They can enhance the sense of style of the building and add a unique visual texture.

17 July 2017

3 Decorative Window Security Screens That Won't Make You Compromise On Style


Home security is an important consideration for most Australian homeowners. Security screens on your windows are the best way to ensure that these vulnerable entry points of your home are safe from unwanted visitors. Unfortunately, many window security screens may be practical, but they can leave a lot to be desired when it comes to aesthetics. If you want protection for your windows but don't want to compromise on design and beauty, then there are three stunning, yet solid, window security screens you might like to try.

12 July 2017

Choosing the Right Carpet for a Household with Children


Nothing quite beats a beautiful carpet when it comes to relaxing at home. It keeps your feet warmer than a laminate or hardwood floor and gives you a nice, soft surface for walking on. Plus, of course, there's a near-infinite range of colours and patterns that let you increase the visual appeal of rooms by complementing the rest of the decor. If you have children in the house, however, you might find yourself having second thoughts about investing in a new carpet.

11 July 2017