3 Simple & Inexpensive Ways to Give Your Dowdy Kitchen a Modern Makeover


Like clothing fashions, trends in interior design change rather rapidly from year to year and decade to decade. Kitchens that are more than five years old tend to have fallen out of from the current design trends but doing a full-scale renovation after such a short time may feel like an indulgence that you don't have the time or money for. If your kitchen is in otherwise great condition, it's possible to give your kitchen a modern facelift by simply changing a few small, key features.

29 June 2018

3 Important Reasons to Choose Porcelain Tiles Instead of Natural Stone for Your Kitchen


It's common for homeowners to start their kitchen renovation with a mind to lay down natural stone tiles. However, many find porcelain tiles pulling them away from their first choice, and here are just three major reasons why. 1. Maintenance and Longevity Porcelains tiles are man-made, which means that they lack any of the natural flaws that plague genuine stone. Each tile will be made from fine porcelain clays that are fired at very high temperatures.

27 June 2017

Five Kitchen Features You Need If You Have Small Children


If you have little kids, you may want to keep their needs in mind when choosing the design for your new kitchen. Finding a design that integrates their needs as well as yours, promises to make your kitchen more functional and enjoyable for the whole family. Here are some ideas to consider: 1. Eat-in space Even if you have a formal dining room, make sure that you have a spot to eat in your kitchen.

30 August 2016

Bathroom Remodelling | 4 Decoratively-Clever Tricks To Magnify The Space Of Your Small Bathroom


Small bathrooms are notorious for being crunched for space, which can make it incredibly stressful when you're just looking for a relaxing time away from your busy life. Fitting everything into your tiny space may seem like a puzzle because you have to think about a shower, a sink, a toilet, a vanity and more. Follow these tricks to magnify small spaces through bathroom remodelling. Take The Sink All The Way To The Corner

1 August 2016

Making the Most of Lighting during Bathroom Renovations


When some homeowners consider bathroom renovations, their main focus tends to be either in creating additional space in their bathroom or creating more storage space for their bathroom items. However, engaging in bathroom renovations is not simply about updating the look of your bathroom through enlarging it or making it more storage friendly. You can also engage in bathroom renovations that would enhance the aesthetics of the bathroom, which would make it a haven for relaxing after a long day.

18 July 2016

Kitchen Benchtop Materials You Should Consider For Your Home


One of the main focal points in most kitchens is the benchtops. As such, selecting your kitchen benchtop should not be determined simply by price. You also have to ensure you are selecting a material that will complement the rest of your kitchen. Moreover, it is prudent to select a durable material, as these work surfaces tend to take quite a beating in day-to-day use. There are a myriad of materials to choose from when it comes to selecting kitchen benchtops.

22 June 2016

Going Old School: Choosing a Traditional Exterior Render for Your Home


While modern building materials have reached levels of durability and strength previously undreamed of, there's a still a lot to be said for many older processes and materials that are still in use. Traditional exterior renderings may have been supplanted in many places by modern acrylic and polymer finishes, but these venerable (and in some cases ancient) house coverings have many fine properties which are just as useful now as they were hundreds of years ago.

31 May 2016