Sandblasted vs Acid Etched Glass: Which is Right for Your Shower Screen?

When most people pick up a glass shower screen, they automatically go for glass that is completely transparent. However, many homeowners prefer glass screens that are slightly or completely opaque, and there will generally be two options from which to choose from shower screen manufacturers: acid etched glass or sandblasted glass. There's really no overall right option between the two, but each type of glass does come with its own benefits and drawbacks. Read More 

How to Choose the Right Window Treatment for Your Home

Window treatments are actually more important for a home than you may realize; they not only block the sun from coming through the windows, but they also add style, warmth and charm to a home. You might compare them to accessories that finish an outfit and make it look complete. When you're ready to shop for window treatments, note a few simple but important tips to remember. For smaller spaces Read More 

Shopping for the right kitchen splashback

A kitchen splashback occupies the wall space above the cooktop or sink and serves to protect the wall from grease, oil, splashes among other kitchen stains that occur when you're preparing food in the kitchen. The question is, with a wide variety of materials, patterns, colours and finishes to choose from, how do you select the right splashback for your kitchen? Here are 5 tips to help make kitchen splashback shopping a walk in the park. Read More 

Choosing a New Colour Scheme for Your Bathroom

Colour schemes for bathrooms are subject to swings and changes, as anyone who has ever lived in a house with a pastel yellow 1970s bathroom or a peach 1980s bathroom can attest. Having a bathroom colour scheme that is dated can lower the resale value of your home as well as making it harder to find tenants in a rental. Here are some tips.  Alternate colours While having a bathroom that is all one colour can be very on trend one year, you may end up feeling that the bathroom looks a little dated over time. Read More 

External Shutters: Why You Should Consider Plantation Shutters

Curtains and drapes tend to be the most popular window treatments that homeowners gravitate towards. However, these are not the only solution that you could consider. Not only do you have an assortment of options to choose from but also your choice of window treatments should not be limited to the interior of your residence. Over the years, more and more people are considering external shutters for their residence. One of the types that you could consider are plantation shutters. Read More