How to Choose the Right External Shutters for Your Home


External shutters can be a great choice for adding a decorative element to your home's exterior, breaking up the look of a long wall and of the home's siding or brick. Functional shutters can also add insulation around the windows and protect them from breakage during a storm. To ensure you choose the best shutters for your home and for your needs in particular, note a few tips before you even begin shopping.

22 March 2018

Choosing your Kitchen Benchtop

Home & Garden Blog

Every home—from the immaculate dens of design enthusiasts to the purely practical domains of busy home cooks—needs a place for its inhabitants to settle in, prepare meals and gather with family and friends. If you're remodeling your kitchen, your choice of benchtops, appliances, tiles and fixtures will be dictated by the styles you love and by your approach to the culinary delights. From sleek, contemporary city penthouses to warm and homey farmhouse kitchens, most kitchen designs start with the benchtop.

7 March 2018

Residential Security Doors: Four Essential Tips for the Selection Process

Home & Garden Blog

You should think about installing a security door to protect your entrances against intruders. In general, burglars and robbers will take advantage of open doors to infiltrate your home and perform criminal acts. When you install a security screen door, you will be able to enjoy the benefits of an open door such as natural ventilation without compromising your safety. However, you should remember that all security doors are not equal in performance.

16 February 2018