Getting It Right with Blinds
6 October 2020
Blinds not only serve an aesthetic role but help you control the amount of light entering your office or home. This means that when choosing blinds, you want to balance between aesthetics and functionality. Note the following considerations to achieve this:
Know the Different Blind Materials
Blinds are available in different material options; the common ones are vinyl, fabric, timber and aluminium. To choose the right blind material, you need to think about maintenance and the properties of each material (find out how these properties meet your needs).
Annual Fire Safety Statement: What You Need to Know
17 June 2020
If you manage a residential building or a workplace, you have an obligation to keep everyone who lives or works in the building safe. When it comes to the risk posed by fire, it is important that your building has an up-to-date annual fire safety statement. This document is issued by a fire safety inspector if the fire prevention and escape measures in place in the building are found to meet minimum standards.
Understanding Various Types of External Window Treatments for Your Home
7 February 2018
For better protection around your home's windows or around the framework of a screened-in porch or sunroom, you might invest in shades, blind, or roller shutters. These window treatments can help block out sunlight and keep your home's interior better insulated against heat, cold, and even noise. They can also provide protection against potential intruders, and protect windows from breakage during storms. Since there are many different types of external window treatments you might choose for your home, you might note a few of those different styles here.
Choosing Between a Gas or Wood Heater
27 June 2017
A heater or fireplace in your home can add warmth and style, creating a great focal point in a room; it makes a space cosier and more inviting, especially during cold winter weather. When you're ready to have a heater installed, you will usually need to choose between gas or wood; since both have their advantages and disadvantages, note a few differences between these models so you can ensure you choose the best one for your home.