When my house was renovated in the 1970s they replaced the beautiful old doors with cheap plywood doors. I wanted to replace our current doors with some feature doors that help to emphasise the beautiful dimensions of our house while allowing us to make the most of the light and warmth in the different rooms. I have compared options with a range of different doors before making my final decision. This blog talks about our project to select new doors in our home and I hope it will be useful to other people who are trying a similar project and replacing their internal doors.
18 January 2019
A broken or damaged glass window is a serious security threat because it can be exploited by burglars looking for a way to get into your property. Such windows will also affect your home's energy efficiency and noise control efficiency. As many times as you may need to have your glass windows repaired, you should always consider calling in a professional as opposed to attempting a DIY fix. There are several reasons why repairing windows is best left to the pros, and here is a brief look at some of these reasons.
5 December 2017
Garage doors are one of the components of the home that usually get operated on a frequent basis, so proper maintenance is required to keep them operating safely and efficiently. Here is a look at some things that will have to be done in this regard. Keeping the door system properly lubed. Garage door systems comprise some moving components that need to be properly lubed to keep operating well. Parts like hinges and roller wheels need lubrication to work smoothly and quietly.
3 November 2017
While no home is entirely burglar proof, there are measures you can take to reinforce security. Security mesh on doors provides a beautiful view and extra protection from criminals, insects and harsh weather. However, before you can venture into buying a security screen, there are some factors worthy of your considerations. Material of Door Frame Most security door frames are made from aluminium, steel or a metal alloy. While any of these elements can be strengthened to serve as a security door, frames built with aluminium and other metal alloys are deemed weaker than steel.
16 October 2017
It's sometimes said that kitchens and bathrooms sell homes, no doubt because homebuyers know how expensive it is to remodel those spaces, and because those are the rooms that everyone in the family will use! To make your home more desirable to buyers, you may need to make some updates to a bathroom, but may not want to invest much money in those fixes for a home you'll be putting on the market.
25 September 2017
A wood heater is a great choice for any home, as it means keeping the home warm during the long months of winter, while also making the home seem more cosy and inviting. Since there are a number of wood heaters from which to choose, you might note a few simple tips to keep in mind, and these will help you to determine the best one for your home and your particular needs.