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Why Fit Bespoke Cabinets In Your Kitchen?

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Although standard kitchen cabinets will look fine if they are installed professionally, there is nothing like a bespoke alternative instead. Skilled cabinet makers can produce some truly stunning results no matter whether you want a traditional-looking kitchen or one that is much more contemporary in style. What are the benefits of turning to a cabinet maker when refitting your kitchen?  High-Quality Units To begin with, standard kitchen units are not all of the same quality.

29 July 2020

Why you should consider a carport for your property

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If you live in a home without a garage, you may feel that you have no choice but to park in the street. There is an alternative though - a lightweight carport, usually made from wood or aluminium. Here are some of the benefits of using such a structure. Protection from the elements Carports usually contain a roof but are open at two or more sides. This is nonetheless enough to give protection against heavy rain, hail or snow, or conversely, harsh rays from the sun which could cause your car to overheat.

29 May 2020

Controlling Mud on Your Carpet During the Wet Season

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When the skies open and rain starts pouring down, you may be concerned about mud accumulating on your carpet. Other members of your household may walk in with muddy shoes and turn your soft carpet into a soggy mess. The good news is that you can control mud accumulation by acting quickly and using the right cleaning strategy. If left ignored, mud can stick on your carpet fibres and spread germs to your kids or pets.

16 April 2020

Is A Built-In Wardrobe An Unnecessary Splurge?

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Every bedroom comes with a closet. Nonetheless, simply having a wardrobe in this sanctuary does not mean that it is sufficient to keep you organised. What some people do not take into consideration is that their wardrobe usage is different from someone else's — not to mention that the number of clothes, shoes and other forms of attire that you store in this space will also vary from one person to the next.

4 February 2020

DIY Tips for Repairing a Torn Shade Sail

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With summer approaching fast, it is time to get the shade sail from the garage. However, if the shade sail has been sitting unused for a long time, the chances are that it might have some level of damage. While you can find shade sail repair specialists in your neighbourhood, some damages are easy to handle at home. Apart from being a fulfilling challenge, especially if you are a DIY enthusiast, repairing a shade sail at home will save you money.

28 October 2018

Why Should You Choose Roman Blinds Over Venetian Blinds?

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Plenty of homeowners eventually find themselves struggling to choose between Venetian blinds and Roman blinds. Venetian blinds are made of several slats that can be adjusted in orientation, while Roman blinds are made of fabric that can be folded up. There are pros and cons on each side, but here are just a few reasons you should pick Roman blinds. Keeps in More Heat People generally add blinds to a window so they can control the amount of light that comes in and make sure no one can look inside.

3 October 2018

How a Retail Interior Designer Could Transform Your Business

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If you have an established retail business that's been going for some years, you may be quite happy with the progress but think that you could do a lot better, especially when compared to some of your competitors. You may think that your brand message and positioning strategies are okay but wonder whether your "bricks and mortar" locations are as good as they could be. Why should you engage the services of an interior consulting professional to see if you can turn things around?

23 September 2018

The benefits of adding smart functionality to your security doors

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Security doors make it harder for intruders to break into your home, thus securing your family and property. However, you can take your security status a notch higher by incorporating smart functionality. Indeed, smart security doors are capable of detecting suspicious activity and notifying you via an alarm system. They can also monitor specific variables and offer a means for two-way communication. Here are some of the benefits of equipping smart security doors in your home.

22 August 2018

Barking Up the Right Tree: Make Good Choices for Your Garden

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Many families like the idea of planting trees in their garden. The thought of watching that sapling grow with your family is appealing — and of course, they provide nice greenery and shade, too. However, picking what kind of tree to plant can be intimidating, especially if you're not an experienced gardener. Naturally, picking a tree with a look that appeals to you is a good start, but here are a couple of ideas to inspire you.

27 July 2018

4 Features Not to Forget to Include in Your New Kitchen

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Whether you're renovating your old kitchen or planning one for a new home, designing and building a new kitchen from scratch can be a lot of fun. However, with so many choices to make when choosing from the available options of all the different categories of kitchen customisables, don't be surprised if you forget an important feature or end up regretting your choice of an inferior product later on. So, what are some vital kitchen features that you shouldn't forget to include in your new kitchen?

13 July 2018