April 5, 2018

What window coverings do I need?

Materially speaking, your home is usually your greatest asset. Keeping it in top condition will ensure it holds its value and there are many reasons to add value by keeping it up-to-the-minute too. Rather than embarking on the huge expense of major renovations, overhauling the interior by splashing it in a fresh modern hue and redressing the windows can achieve the same effect for a fraction of the price. Whether it’s for your new home […]
April 5, 2018

How to get started with your next paint project

If you’ve decided that your home is in need of a fresh colour update and you’re getting ready to try your own hand at the task, it can be tempting to just pick up a brush and go. However, the key to a successful outcome has a lot of bearing on properly preparing – and you’ve come to the right place. Depending on where or what you’re painting, the tools you’ll need to purchase and […]
August 10, 2020

How curtains and drapes can impact your space

In terms of ‘bang for your buck’, a fresh splash of paint and a modern revamp of your window treatments is one of the cheapest, yet most dramatic ways to completely transform the look and feel of your home. That’s why we’re in the business of both. Even better, while the two do go hand in hand together, you can easily tackle one without the other and be equally floored by the results.  A lot […]
July 14, 2020

Choosing the Right Blinds

When it comes to selecting the perfect blinds for your home, there is more to consider than just the many window treatment options available. You may have a specific look or style in mind, but will it be both complementary AND functional for your space? And will that type and style of blind be the best option to use throughout your entire home? Here are some of the things you’ll want to consider when selecting the […]
April 5, 2018

How do I prepare and finish my decking areas?

How to paint a house exterior Painting a home’s externals can be a lengthy topic of discussion and depending on the material they’re made from and their current condition, the prior preparation and painting method will vary. There’s a few general rules that apply to all external painting though, which we’ve outlined below. Do the proper preparation Go over the wall and give it a weatherproof seal by filling any holes with putty, and gaps […]
July 14, 2020

The benefits of plantation shutters

Plantation shutters have made a huge comeback in recent years and it’s not hard to see why they’re a crowd favourite – albeit one of the more expensive window treatment options available. There’s the style factor, of course, and their broad versatility with the ability to enhance any style of home decor you can imagine, from coastal to country, contemporary, modern, classic, Victorian, traditional, tropical, and rustic to name just a few. But there’s a lot more […]