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Time For An Upgrade? Why You Need To Add Insulation To Your Ceiling

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If you're in the process of updating the insulation in your walls, but you've decided to forego the ceiling, you might be selling yourself short. Your home isn't completely insulated until your ceiling is protected as well. If you think your home is safe without the added layer of ceiling insulation, read the information provided below. Here are just four ways the addition of insulation in the ceiling benefits you and your home.

15 July 2021

5 Tips When Planning Bathroom Renovations

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Bathrooms are generally one of the smallest spaces in a home, yet one of the most important, and require a lot of careful planning and design. If you are about to start on a bathroom remodelling project to upgrade your space, there are many factors to consider. Here are five tips when planning bathroom renovations: 1. Get clear on the design The clearer you are on the design, the better. One of the most important design elements of a bathroom is lighting.

19 May 2021

Materials to Pique Your Interest When in the Market for Plantation Shutters

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Plantation shutters have made a name for themselves as being a breezy alternative to drapery, which can prove to be stuffy for tropical climates, such as Australia. The wide slat design of plantation shutters makes them perfectly suited for enhanced ventilation and light control, which is a major selling point for homeowners that want to minimise their reliance on their air conditioning. Over the years, more and more materials have been employed for the manufacture of plantation shutters, and this has contributed to how they blend in seamlessly with any type of interior design.

16 March 2021

Top Factors that Dictate the Size of Louvre Shutters to Buy

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If you have an enclosed pergola on your property, there comes a time when you might want to upgrade it. What better way to do it than with louvre shutters? Notably, they add style and elegance to your outdoor space. However, personalising louvre shutters to fit your pergola windows requires a careful approach. For example, you must choose shutters with the right louvre size. This article highlights essential factors to consider when selecting louvre size for outdoor shutters.

28 December 2020

Retractable Vs. Fixed Awnings: Which Shade Should You Choose?

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The new craze for outdoor living spaces is remarkable. A well-designed deck or patio not only brings families together, but it's also a value-boosting investment for your home. However, to get the most out of your outdoor spaces, you can prolong the amount of time you'll comfortably spend by incorporating overhead shade. Consequently, you get to enjoy more time in your backyard as well as protection against harmful UV rays bleaching of your deck.

27 October 2020

Top Reasons for Installing a Laminate Kitchen Benchtop Over a Stone Benchtop

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From accommodating hot pans and cutting boards to acting as an entertainment platform, there is no denying that a modern kitchen benchtop sees a variety of activities. Therefore, it is wise for homeowners to choose kitchen benchtops made from durable materials. Two materials that promise such durability are stone and laminate. When pitted against each other, stone and laminate stand their own both aesthetically and functionally. However, there are various reasons why you should choose laminate benchtop over a stone benchtop.

8 September 2020

5 Advantages of Under Tile Heating

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Underfloor heating has been popular for many years, with many people using it under laminate floors or carpet to make their home cosy and warm. Did you know that you can also use underfloor heating under tiles? Here are a few major advantages of under tile heating. 1. Under Tile Heating Is Invisible Unlike other types of heating systems, which force you to incorporate wall-mounted heaters or radiators into your interior decor, under tile heating is completely invisible.

2 July 2020

Two updates you might want to make around the home after finding out you're pregnant

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There are a few changes you might need to make around the home after discovering that you're pregnant. Carry on reading and find out what they are. Replace your mattress if it's worn out and has become uncomfortable If your mattress has become increasingly uncomfortable to sleep on because it has worn out, then now would be an excellent time to replace it. The reason for this is as follows; the condition of people's mattresses can directly impact how soundly they sleep.

7 May 2020

Two tips for those who want to gradually decorate their home with designer homewares

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If you want to accumulate a collection of beautiful designer homewares, but would prefer to do this very gradually because these items can sometimes cost quite a bit, the tips here could help you with this goal. Commit to one theme If you prefer the homeware items around your house or apartment to match one another, then you might initially be perplexed as to how you can achieve this matching, perfectly-coordinated aesthetic, given your limited budget.

17 March 2020

3 Questions to Ask Before You Plant Screen Trees Around Your Pool

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Planting screen trees around your pool is a useful way to get some privacy and weather protection. Trees are also more attractive than a fence. If you want to create a natural screen, then you need to choose the right trees for the job. Before you do this, ask yourself the following questions. 1. Do You Want Year-Round Cover? Some trees provide a permanent screen. For example, evergreens don't lose their foliage in winter.

27 January 2020