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Hello! My name is Norma. I would like to offer you a very warm welcome to my blog. Having a home which you enjoy living in is very important. After all, you spend a lot of your life at home. When I retired, I decided I was going to make my home into a palace. I called in a team of building and garden contractors and planned out the changes I would like to make. I am so pleased with the result of the work, I decided I would start this blog so I could continue to explore my new found passion.

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A Buying Guide for Outdoor Blinds

3 January 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

An excellent way to add flavor and style to the home is through installing outdoor blinds. These blinds cover exterior windows or glass doors that lead to an outside balcony/deck. Adding blinds to these areas provides protection against those bright sunny days while increasing the aesthetic appeal of your home. When it comes time to select outdoor blinds, the many styles, shapes and sizes available can sometimes be overwhelming. It helps to have a strategic approach to how you will select outdoor blinds for your home. Read More …

A Guide to Installing Tile Floors

3 January 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

If you're considering installing a new floor for your home or business, you can't go wrong with tile floors. Tile is a durable, versatile and water-resistant material that can make your floors last for a long time to come. They can also be used in multiple areas of the premises, from bathrooms and walls, to living room and kitchen floors. Tile floors present limitless creative potential for your premises. To get the best quality tile flooring, it is important to work closely with a tiling contractor that pays attention to your needs. Read More …

The choice is clear: Selecting your shower screen

3 January 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Your home is your most important asset, and renovating your bathroom is a surefire way to give your home a fresh face and a boost in value. The options for overhauling this important room are countless, and one overlooked but essential element of any bathroom is the humble bathroom screen. Interior designers know that intelligent use of a shower screen can transform a bathroom from bland to fabulous, and glass enclosures are top of the list in today's designer bathrooms. Read More …

Tips for Decorating a Very Large Living Area

28 December 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

A large living or family room can be great to have in the home, if you have a large family or often entertain friends. However, this large space can also tend to look a bit empty, if you don't know how to decorate it and add the right type of furniture. To ensure you create a space that you and your family and friends are sure to love, note a few tips for decorating a very large living area in your home. Read More …

Choosing the Right Type and Style of Awnings for Your Home

28 December 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Awnings for a home can make the backyard or side yard area more comfortable and relaxing, and provide some needed shade inside the home as well. Awnings are also a good way to give the home's exterior a nice pop of style, as they can add some contrast along an exterior wall and break up the look of boring windows with small trim. When you start to shop for awnings, you may notice more choices in style and materials than you expected, so note a few tips on how to find the perfect options for your home. Read More …