Taking Measurements for Custom Cafe Curtains

Curtains are there so that you can block out sunlight and keep your home private, but sometimes maintaining privacy means you end up sitting in the dark, or using electric lights in the daytime. If you find yourself having this type of problem, cafe curtains are a good way to deal with it. Unlike ordinary, full-length curtains, the cafe variety only cover part of the window, so you can block out prying eyes but still let in some sunlight. [Read More]

3 Ways to Use Glass to Brighten Up Your Home's Bathroom

A dark and dreary bathroom is not just unattractive, but it might also seem dirty and unhygienic, as people often associate brightness and light with sanitized surfaces. Brightening up your home's bathroom can then make it more cheery and welcoming, while also making it feel cleaner. A good way to brighten your home's bathroom is to use added glass, as glass reflects light rather than absorbing it. Note a few suggestions for how to do this in your home's bathroom. [Read More]

Misconceptions Homeowners Often Have About Timber Cladding

Timber cladding can quickly and affordably improve the exterior appearance of your home, while also providing an added layer of insulation against potential water damage and even outside sound. Timber cladding is very durable and a favourite choice for many, but some homeowners may not have the right idea about the material used for this type of home improvement project. Note a few common misconceptions here, and that might help you to decide if timber cladding is right for your home. [Read More]

What Too Many People Overlook When Remodelling Their Kitchen

If you're planning a kitchen remodel, you want to think carefully about trying to go it alone, without the help of a contractor. It's not uncommon to run into unforeseen problems when remodelling a kitchen, and even seemingly simple mistakes can make the finished job look amateurish and far from what you expected. Note a few of those mistakes here, including what many people tend to overlook when remodelling their kitchen, so you can decide if hiring a contractor is the right choice. [Read More]