The total amount of energy used every day in Australia could charge 110 billion mobile phones. Much of this usage is unavoidable, but there’s still plenty of it that is wasted. Energy efficiency begins at home, so be sure to implement these tips if you want to conserve energy and save quite a bit of money too.
When you live in rented property, it can be difficult to make it feel like it is truly your home, but that doesn’t mean you can’t add a few personal touches. If you wish to make a few small-scale changes that aren’t unreasonable, there is a good chance that your landlord will approve.
This infographic looks at some of the hottest trends in home improvement so far this year. The nature of what is ‘in vogue’ in interiors is usually rather dynamic, so now is the time for the trends featured below to shine.
Home design app Houzz was launched in February 2009 and since then it has grown to a global audience of more than 40 million users, earning its founders a combined wealth upwards of $500 million. This infographic charts the phenomenal rise of a brilliant business idea.
Do you intend making a few amendments and embellishments to your kitchen, or are you planning on a large-scale overhaul? The scale of renovation will determine the overall cost of the project, so be sure to set aside a budget that’s appropriate to the work that you’ve planned.
Air conditioning (AC)can be a great relief when the weather is particularly hot but it’s important to keep the AC in good condition. Regular maintenance of the AC is essential to ensure it doesn’t affect your health.
Sometimes the problem with home improvement is actually deciding what you want. There are so many different options and you have to balance your desires with your budget. Maybe include one of our alfresco blinds as part of it!
Home renovations can be a big take on. There is so much to keep in mind and of course budget can be an issue. Check out this infographic for a step by step guide to home renovations. Maybe include one of our beautiful blinds in your new home!
If you’re doing any home renovation projects, there are so many apps that can help you along the way. For example, Houzz is an absolutely fantastic resource as it lets you look in to other peoples’ homes for inspiration and connect with the best professionals in your area. We hope to see some of our shutters feature in your home!