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, […]
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, […]
Identifying Asbestos is hard; and people who are currently partaking in DIY Renovations in their homes are the most at risk. Asbestos looks like a lot of other things. Many manufacturers of asbestos cladding also made similar products using a different material. So lets have a look at where you might find Asbestos and how one might […]
Tips and Ideas for Styling your Home
Scandinavian homes are taking off all over Sydney and Melbourne. And I have to say I have been bitten by the bug. Scandinavian homes are all about light, air and clean lines. This means big windows and not many curtains. Keeping it simple and natural is best. Light wood and clean white walls. Get inspired […]
Yellow is probably my least favourite colours to decorate a home with. Mostly because there are just so many different shades and tones, there are cool yellows and warm yellows. There are problems with mixing different temperatures of Yellow (warm and cool). The other problem with yellow is that it tends to only look good […]
We have started painting! our walls are in terrible condition. Scratched and marked and there are huge gaps between the ceiling and the walls. They have been very badly put together and very badly cared for since. Because of the condition of our walls, we have decided to paint the whole thing in ceiling paint, […]
10 little inspirations to help you make the most of your wardrobe space. Ideas for changing and renovating your Wardrobe.
Creating a room that captures the feeling of the real Mexico can be difficult. Mexican inspired homes can quickly become over the top and out of control. So here are some ideas of how to incorporate the flavour of Mexican design and living without feeling like you are living in a taco commercial.
Check these out instead. The Stylish Christmas Tree The Stylish Christmas tree is a lot simpler than you think. The stylish christmas does not need as many ornaments or lights. It is about the tree, not being over loaded, remember to look at the tree. The Amazing Christmas Cushion Instead of tinsil and […]