The kids have just left home, and we are redecorating their rooms. I'm finally going to get the home office that I've always wanted, and my husband is going to get a sewing room. It's an amazing feeling to be entering into this new stage of our life. We need to redecorate the rooms a fair bit - as I don't think that anyone is going to take me seriously on work video conferencing calls in a black walled room with rock posters behind me! This blog is all about redecorating your empty nest so that you can make the most of your extra space.
20 October 2020
Perforated metal screens are structures primarily associated with both commercial and industrial applications, as they have been a staple in these industries for decades on end. However, while these screens have been at the forefront of structural design in commercial construction as well as being utilised in a multitude manufacturing industries, the properties of perforated metal screens have allowed them to become gradually integrated into residential interior design too. And this can be attributed to several reasons.
11 October 2019
If you've just taken ownership of a completely new home and have to introduce fixtures and fittings before you can move in, then your attention may have turned to the window coverings. You'd like these to fit in with the general decor of the home and be functional, but did you know that they can help you with your energy bills as well? What do you need to think about, as you keep one eye firmly on that budget?
15 January 2019
The decision to purchase Crimsafe security screens for a home is an easy one; these security screens give peace of mind to homeowners. The mesh in Crimsafe security screens is harder than standard steel, so it is difficult for criminals to break through this barrier and get into your home. Once you have had the screens installed, there is little maintenance to be done to them. However, just because it's easy to maintain these screens does not mean no maintenance is needed.
20 September 2018
If you don't like the fussy look of a pelmet with fabric curtains or can't stand the Victorian-era primness of curtain tie backs, then you are not alone. Although these interior design looks are great in older buildings, they often look out of place in homes that were built within the last 30 years or so. Nevertheless, producing a modern look for your window treatment that is in keeping with the rest of your home's décor is not always easy without the practicality of a pair of curtains.
20 November 2017
If you are contemplating bathroom renovations, one feature you may be looking to incorporate into your new remodel is a bathroom vanity. Vanities typically function as centrepieces in the bathroom, so careful consideration should go into your style of vanity, as this will affect a host of other remodelling aspects, such as floor space, the positioning of your plumbing and the overall aesthetic of the bathroom. Therefore, picking a vanity for your bathroom should not be exclusively based on budget.