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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.


5 Benefits of Zipscreens for Your Home

21 June 2024
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Are you looking to upgrade your home's window coverings? Look no further than zipscreens! These innovative shades not only provide privacy and light control, but they also offer a host of other benefits. In this blog, we'll explore the top five advantages of zipscreens for your home. Energy Efficiency One of the biggest benefits of zipscreens is their energy efficiency. These shades are designed with a special fabric that helps to regulate the temperature in your home by blocking out heat in the summer and retaining warmth in the winter. Read More …

How To Choose The Right Security Door For Your Home

6 September 2023
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Your home is your sanctuary. You want to keep it safe and secure from intruders. One of the ways you can do this is by installing a high-quality security door. However, with so many options on the market, it can be overwhelming to choose the right one. This post will provide you with some tips to help you choose the right security door for your home. 1. Consider the Material Read More …

Choosing the Right Kitchen Benchtop

3 February 2023
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Choosing the right kitchen benchtop is a decision that may have a huge impact on your kitchen's look, feel and overall functionality. When it comes to selecting a benchtop material, you want to make sure you pick something that will not only last for years but also adds value to your home. Here are four things to consider when making this important decision.  1. Durability and Maintenance Needs When choosing a benchtop material, one of the first things you should consider is how durable it is and how much maintenance it requires. Read More …

Three Fundamental Precautions for Effective and Safe Self-Storage

24 June 2022
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

If you are going through a period of transition in your home, such as a relocation, downsizing, decluttering or renovations, consider using a self-storage facility. This storage solution is ideal because of its flexibility for different needs. In simple terms, you can choose from a range of units, depending on the type and number of items you need to store. Moreover, self-storage is suitable for both short-term and long-term needs. Regardless of your end goal, here are essential guidelines for safe and effective storage. Read More …

Eco-Friendly Window Blinds: Is Wood The Best Option?

24 June 2022
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Fitting high-quality interior blinds to your windows is one of the most cost-effective ways to make your home more eco-friendly. Blinds and other window coverings can block out sunlight and UV rays that raise temperatures in your home, so you won't have to rely so heavily on energy-hungry air conditioning systems during periods of hot weather. However, installing blinds to make your home greener won't do much good if the blinds are made from non-sustainable, environmentally damaging materials. Read More …