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5 Benefits of Automatic Blinds

If you are currently planning to invest in new blinds for your home, you may not have considered installing an automatic blind system. Automatic blinds offer many benefits. Below is a guide to 5 advantages that an automatic blind system can bring to your home. Convenience Automatic blinds operate using an electric motor. The electric motor means you no longer have to exert energy pulling on a cord to raise or lower your blinds. Read More 

How To Design Your Dream Kitchen

The kitchen is often referred to as the centre of a home so it's very important that you get the design right when you're considering new house designs or exploring a remodelling project for your existing property.  It's a good idea to discuss what you would like with your builder to make sure that your design will fit in with utilities connections. Here are some kitchen design concepts you will need to keep in mind as you design your perfect kitchen. Read More 

Halloween And Flowers? Three Tips For Choosing A Frightfully Good Office Reception Display

One of the best parts of ordering a fresh flower design for your office each week is incorporating upcoming holidays into the theme. While Halloween traditionally was a North American holiday, there are indicators that it is becoming more popular in Australia each year. With Halloween just a few weeks away, it is time to request floral arrangements with a spooky theme for the rest of October. There are a number of different ways you can ask your florist to provide you with a boo-tiful display. Read More 

Three Tips To Help Design A Deck For Someone Visually Impaired

In Australia, there were 357,000 people in 2013 affected by low vision or blindness and the number is expected to top 560,000 by 2030. As someone newly diagnosed with low vision, now is the time to make adjustments to your home before your eyesight deteriorates any further. Entertaining at home is a safe way to keep in touch with family and friends in a surrounding you know like the back of your hand. Read More 

What Is Under Tile Heating And What Benefits Does It Provide?

Under tile heating, as the name suggests, is a form of in floor heating that has been designed specifically for use in tiled floors. The heating system comprises extremely thin heating elements that are installed on top of the substrate of the floor but beneath the meshes that act as the tiles' adhesive. The heating system then provides radiant heating to the floor through the use of insulated conductors. The conductors are installed in a specific formation to ensure that there are no cold spots that will form on the floor due to insufficient heating. Read More