Category Archives: Home Improvement

17Apr/18
Home Automation

Understanding Smart Heating and Home Automation

Home automation allows you to be in control of all electronic devices at home. This includes other accessories and appliances. It helps you feel more confident when you leave home since you are still in control of everything you leave behind. This is useful especially if there are emergency situations. A problem can be easily averted since you have control. You may also ask for help once you have received alarms or notifications. Once you have got used to it, you won’t have a hard time at all.
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25Mar/18
wardrobe

The Top Advantages of Bespoke Wardrobes You should Know about

Bespoke wardrobes have easily become a more popular alternative to traditional wardrobes or store-bought cabinets or wardrobes that are, realistically speaking, not really suited to many of our needs when it comes closet space and organisation. With a bespoke wardrobe, you can have a wardrobe of your choosing, a wardrobe that fits your precise requirements. But what exactly can you expect from a bespoke wardrobe, and what are its top advantages? Let’s find out.
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22Feb/18
wet-room

Reasons to Install a Wet Room

You must have come across the term wet room a lot while searching for bathroom renovation ideas. It sounds cool but you are not really sure what this term means. A wet room is basically an enclosure for walk-in showers. You can say, it is a separate section for showers but the thing that is specific to wet rooms is the waterproof walls and floor. In addition, there are other benefits of wet rooms as well. If you want to renovate your bathroom and give it a modern look, then a wet room is a great idea.
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18Jan/18
Home Renovations

Home Renovations Using Surplus Building Materials

Renovating a home can be costly and sometimes the need for materials is specific. It can be difficult to find some items. But if the designer and homeowner are creative, there are ways to source unique materials and even find materials that are scarce.

You can pick up bits and pieces, and small lots of surplus building materials of good quality at a fraction of the cost. This is a boon to homeowners renovating their homes on a budget. Continue reading

07Jan/18
Eco-Friendly Bathrooms

5 Ideas for Eco-Friendly Bathrooms

If you were thinking of going green, your bathroom is one of the best places to start. Even though it is probably the smallest room in your home, it still consumes a lot of resources. Luckily, you can lower your impact on the environment by reducing the usage of water and energy, choosing more eco-friendly materials, and using more natural cleaning products. So, if you interested in making your bathroom more green, here are five things you should keep in mind. Continue reading

05Jan/18
Countertop Clean

Keeping a Stone Countertop Clean and Mould-Free

Kitchen countertops made of stone such as granite or marble are a sight to see. They possess their own characteristics that give life to an otherwise boring kitchen. These countertops can be of different colours, designs and shapes. But just like any other kitchen component, you have to keep them squeaky clean, as they serve as counters for food – both raw and cooked. If you have either a marble or granite countertop, here are some tips on how to maintain its cleanliness.
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23Dec/17

A List of Four Major Advantages of Luxury Vinyl Flooring

When you are planning to choose the flooring for the different rooms in your home, it’s a matter that should be taken into careful consideration. Although there may be a lot of choices out there, it’s important that you make the right choice. So how do you choose the best type of flooring for your needs? There is one type of flooring that has become a popular choice with many homeowners today: luxury vinyl flooring. But what do you know about good vinyl flooring, and why should you even consider it? Here’s a list of the 4 major advantages of luxury vinyl flooring. Continue reading

22Jul/17
floor

The Sound Quality of Wood Flooring in Vancouver

Many people consider only the inherent beauty of wood flooring in Vancouver homes, as well as how easy it is to clean and maintain. Very few ever give a thought about how the wood flooring will sound. How does it affect the noise levels in your home? If you’re a singer or musician, how will your music sound? The answers to these questions depend greatly on the type of wood flooring you have and how you installed it.
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