Inspirational Ideas For Your Home and Garden

Factors to Keep in Mind When Planning a Backyard Deck

A backyard deck provides an outdoor space where you can relax in the fresh air with a book or tablet. Before you get to enjoy a proposed deck, however, you'll need to make many decisions. Here are several factors to keep in mind. Materials The decking material will affect not only the appearance of the structure but also the maintenance load it requires. You could choose timbers like jarrah, redgum or treated pine.   Read More...

What To Plant Each Season For A Beautiful Flower Garden

Flowers brighten your garden, and taking a stroll in your garden and admiring the beautiful flowers that are in bloom can bring great joy. Spring is associated with planting, but Australia's climate means it's possible to plant new flowers year-round as long as you pay attention to what plants do well in the conditions of each season. Read on to learn about what flowering plants to plant in spring, summer, autumn and winter.   Read More...

5 Reasons to Choose a Custom Staircase

One of the overlooked challenges of building a multi-story home is the staircase. You need a staircase that looks good but also functions well in the space. Often, custom staircases are the best option, as the following illustrates.  1. Space Constraints Fitting a staircase into a small home or tight corner is a challenge at best, and often impossible if you are looking at premade staircase designs. A custom design can be built to the space.   Read More...

Three Ways Replacing Aging Windows Saves Costs

As windows age, they develop weak points between the window frame and the wall, allowing air to enter and escape throughout the day. Unfortunately, a drafty house is less efficient as far as energy consumption goes. For instance, an air conditioning system must work extra hard to steady indoor air temperatures. However, you can prevent high energy bills resulting from drafty windows by replacing them with new ones. This article highlights ways window replacement helps save energy costs.   Read More...

Four Reasons to Keep Your Vehicles in a Storage Facility

Your vehicles are some of your most expensive purchases and will need to be looked after carefully. You may find it more convenient to keep them in a storage facility rather than at your home, particularly if you do not use them much. Here are some reasons why you should consider using a vehicle storage facility. Space Firstly, vehicles are very bulky items. A family car that is used every day will need to be kept at your home.   Read More...