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The first house I bought had bare floors that had seen better days, so I started looking at flooring options with the view that one type of flooring would suit my whole home. I chose pine flooring for every room, and that was a costly mistake. Pine is a softwood, and it didn't hold up well in busy traffic areas. I decided to learn more about different types of flooring that are available before parting with more money, and I started this blog to share what I learned and provide new homeowners with some tips for choosing the right flooring for each room in their home. I hope you find my blog useful.

2 Common Reasons Why People Reupholster Their Furniture

19 December 2022
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Here are some common reasons why people decide to reupholster their furniture. The upholstery fabric on their furniture is unsanitary One reason why people choose to use reupholstery services is due to the upholstery fabric on their furniture becoming unsanitary. Even if a person tries their best to keep their upholstered armchair clean, there may come a time when it will become too unclean to sit on. This is especially true in homes where, for instance, there are pets who jump on the furniture, children who like to use colouring markers or eat snacks while on the furniture or people who like to curl their (not always perfectly clean) feet underneath them when they're relaxing in an armchair or on the sofa. Read More …

3 Factors To Help You Choose The Right Vertical Blinds For Residential Windows

22 August 2022
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Leaving your windows with no furnishings can diminish curb appeal and compromise your privacy. It can also allow undesired levels of sunlight into the home, affecting comfort in indoor spaces. Vertical blinds can increase privacy and boost your home's curb appeal. The market features an extensive range of vertical blinds in different fabrics, textures, designs and colours. Therefore, consider these guiding factors when choosing the best vertical blinds for your home. Read More …

Four Trends In Bathroom Renovations

12 May 2022
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Bathroom renovations can modernise your home. There are many styles and trends that can be incorporated into your bathroom, from adding backsplashes in the tub area to replacing old sinks and faucets. Here are four trends in bathroom remodelling. 1. Floating Vanity Tops The first trend in bathroom renovations is floating vanity tops. The reason why this is such a popular trend is that it gives you the ability to have a lot more storage space in your bathroom. Read More …

Organising Your Self Storage Unit to Make the Most of It

28 February 2022
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

When you take the opportunity to declutter your home, you may not want to throw everything away. In some cases, you might want to hang on to the items. Or, you may want to sell them. In such circumstances, hiring a self-storage unit can prove useful. Here are some ways you can organise yours and make the most of it.  Ruthlessly Remove Items If your intentions for your personal storage are to store what you're decluttering, take a ruthless approach. Read More …

3 Ways to Make an Interstate Move Easier

26 October 2021
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Moving to a different state is exciting and overwhelming at the same time, with lots to consider. However, as described below, there are a few things you can do to make the experience easier, from choosing the right movers to starting your packing early. Clear Out Your House Beforehand Clearing out your house in advance of an interstate move is a great idea, as it ensures that you aren't dragging things you don't want across the country. Read More …