At the moment we are looking at painting our house. This paint job will include our brand new front door. Who knew there were so many shades of white? And yet, exterior outdoor durable paints come in hundreds of colour. I am starting to think we should go a little crazy. So these are the […]
When it comes to external doors, for most people, the first thing that comes to mind is security, followed by weather resistance and then style. These days, exterior doors are manufactured in a wide variety of styles that provide all these three things to varying degrees. There are so ,many different types of exterior doors, […]
What are the Australian laws around asbestos removal? Asbestos Removal…This is what I have been researching for the last three days. Our whole renovation plans depend on what is going to happen to the interior walls and part of our roof. How much will it cost? How much has to be removed? How far will […]
Recently I saw an article about the changing rates of asbestos cancers. There is a new wave of mesothelioma diagnosis, and the faces of asbestos cancers are now women. With the number of cases among women rising, people wanted to know why? Where were these patients coming from? As mesothelioma is mostly a workplace danger, […]
Tips and Ideas for Styling your Home
The Most important thing to remember about decorating and going to a white palate in the home is how to keep it from coming across as cold. This can be done with the use of fabrics and lots of natural materials. A wooden floor and pale wooden furniture will bring warmth into the home while […]
Peope seem to think that beach house means bowls of shells and a whole lot of thick rope. Here is a better and far more subtle apporach to the classic beach house and holiday hide away.
We are in love with concrete houses at the moment. Be warned, there is a lot more concrete design ideas coming your way, from walls and floors to home made concrete furniture and fixtures. Watch this space. We love love love it!
Hanging Table Decorations for Christmas – Sometimes just simple touches for the Christmas table can be the most effective. I love this hanging decorative garland as it adds a wonderful touch of the festive season without taking up room on the table that would be better used displaying food and drinks. A Couple of […]