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

Home & Garden Blog

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

How A Few Simple Additions Can Change The Entire Feel Of Your House

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Owning your own house is every Australian's dream and, once they achieve that, making it into a home is what they will spend a lot of their spare time doing. From decorating to re-purposing rooms, it is important to try new things to see what really feels right for you and your family. You will never know what the perfect layout and design of your house are if you don't try a few new things before settling down.

25 October 2018

How to Get Garden Privacy With Ornamental Grass

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You may have worked hard to make your garden look appealing, but that doesn't mean you want everyone who walks past to look into it. Privacy is important in gardens, but how can you achieve it without building an unattractive structure that takes away from your garden's natural appeal? One option is to use ornamental grasses. These grasses grow upwards and outwards to create a natural privacy screen that stops prying eyes from peering into your yard.

2 October 2018

Choosing the right metal mesh

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Metal mesh can be incorporated into a wide range of products across a huge number of industries including the architectural, environmental, mining, manufacturing, food and drink and petrochemical sectors. With such wide variation in use, it's no surprise that there are a large number of mesh suppliers all trying to persuade you that their product is the most suitable fit for your needs. With such a wide choice it can be hard to decide which mesh to choose unless you are certain of exactly what you need.

17 September 2018

Add Style to Your Home With Unique Staircases

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A good way to add style to your home is to create a unique staircase. While wood steps and rails are very traditional, timber is not your only choice, and this type of staircase may do little to create any visual interest in the home. Note a few suggestions for unique staircase materials and designs that you might discuss with a contractor and then incorporate into your home. Metal scrollwork

21 August 2018