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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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Important Questions to Ask a Removals Company

15 January 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

For many people, moving can be very stressful, even if you're just moving across town and only have a small amount of "stuff" to take with you. Packing items properly, ensuring they're secure in a truck or van and then actually unpacking and setting up a new residence can be more work than is manageable for you, which is why it's good to hire a removals company. Their services can make the move far less stressful for you overall. Read More …

Should You Have Awnings in Your Home?

11 January 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Awnings are an essential additional you can have at your home or over the patio. They offer luxury, making them one of the best ways for relaxing and enjoying the outdoors. Awnings offer protection from elements and create a usable outdoor space for everyone in the family. They are also easy to install. So, should you install awnings in your home? Some top benefits are outlined below: Less sunscreen usage Read More …

3 Basic Guides to Help You Build an Ideal Carport for Your Home Hassle-Free

10 January 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Often, people choose the wrong carport and end up incurring unnecessary expenses in making changes. To avoid such unnecessary hurdles involved in reconstructing a carport, ensure that you choose the right carport that's ideal for your needs and your home. Below are basic guides to help you choose and build an ideal carport that meets your needs and fits your home. Choose the right material  It's important that you choose the ideal carport material that is most suitable for your home. Read More …

Why Lilies Are the Perfect Choice for Any Occasion

5 January 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

From the classic white Calla Lily to blushing pink oriental varieties and even the exotic Tiger Lily, the funnel-shaped lily is admired for its beauty, fragrance, longevity and its ability to reflect a range of emotions suitable for many occasions. History traces the lily back to ancient Crete, where the flower was so admired it was thought to have sprouted from the milk of the queen of the gods, Hera. In 19th century Victorian England, the lily became associated with the resurrection of Christ during Easter celebrations. Read More …

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 …