Tuesday, November 14, 2017
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They say first impressions count, and Kyal and Kara sure know how to make a welcoming statement. Episode 8 of Long Jetty Reno steps us through all the work that went in to the front facade, reveal where months of hard work is all pulled together with the final landscaping. Kyal and Kara's trademark style featuring Wideline's Paragon Casement window (/products/casement)s, a stunning colour pallet and Colorbond roof are all perfectly complimented with the addition of a low maintenance, be ..

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Wednesday, November 08, 2017
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Can you believe we are 7 episodes in to Kyal and Kara's Long Jetty Reno?! What an incredible series it has been. This week we see the master of all Master bedrooms when Kyal and Kara reveal their tranquil master retreat. Complete with ensuite and not one but two walk in robes! The room is filled with light thanks to Paragon highlight windows (/products/fixed-windows) and an enormous sliding door (/products/sliding-doors) that leads out to the deck and pool area. This is a mu ..

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Friday, October 27, 2017
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The focus at Long Jetty Reno shifts to completing the biggest bathroom we've ever undertaken! This calls for a statement bathtub which Kara has chosen, but much to Kyal's dismay, it weighs a whopping 180kg! This episode also sees the completion of the powder room and laundry. They're not rooms that you generally associate with being beautiful, but what can we say, this laundry is an absolute stand out! gorgeous! We would love to hear if you agree. Catch the full episode here.  ..

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
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Episode 4 of Kyal and Kara's Long Jetty reno saw them reveal two of the original rooms in the home and left us craving more! This week in Episode 5 we get to see three rooms reveals! What an exciting episode this is - complete with wall detailing, colour selection and all the beautiful furniture selections. It's safe to say we are in love!  ..

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017
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There’s nothing quite like the turn of Spring. Being able to open up your windows and doors for fresh warm air to enter your home after a cold winter is wonderful. Cleaning your home in preparation for the warmer weather and wiping away the winter damp can be equally as refreshing when you know where to start. Here’s Five hot tips for a sparkling home this Spring. Load up your Dishwasher – but not wish dishes Don’t overlook the convenience of this hard-working appliance. It can tak ..

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Wednesday, October 04, 2017
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A hidden cost many forget to consider until late in the window ordering process are things many consider to be ‘added extras’ namely the costs involved in glass that is specified for your home. There has been a recent change to BASIX legislation around improvements in energy efficiency and more specifically, controlling heat loss and gain through windows. This has meant that for many homes, double glazing or Low-E coated glass may be unavoidable in your new build. This can also impact on the ..

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Tuesday, October 03, 2017
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This episode the house is now at locked up, and Kyal and Kara's attention is shifted inside. Firstly they share the importance in getting their electrical and lighting plan finalised. The lighting really does set the mood for the home, and a poor lighting plan can detract from the overall look you are aiming to achieve. They also install the insulation, gyprock, Wideline windows, wall panelling and carpet as well as paint throughout, revealing the first two bedrooms of the house - so be  ..

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Monday, September 25, 2017
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With the wall and roof frames complete, episode three see's Kyal and Kara's focus turn to getting the renovation locked up! All of their gorgeous Wideline windows and doors are installed, including some of the biggest sliding doors you'll ever see! The day we've all been waiting for finally arrives and their roof goes on! With the roof installed, the boys press on with cladding the house and Kara locks in some paint colours. It's all happening and we want to see more! Check out the full  ..

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017
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When it comes to choosing windows for your new build or renovation it can all seem a little overwhelming at first, sash this, awning that, transoms and mullions…..what does it all mean? Let’s go through some of the window lingo you need to know to help you with your window selection and you’ll be throwing around words like stile, jamb and reveals in next to no time. Let's start with the basics, the window frame; Now let's move on to the Sash, which is the moving fr ..

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Thursday, September 14, 2017
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Episode two of Kyal and Kara's Long Jetty Renovation is here and there is lots happening on site. Before construction can begin begin, demolition is completed, the piers are set and the pool, which takes a bit of inspiration from Palm Springs and a little from Morocco, is dug out. This little reno sure has turned in to a big one! Watch the full episode here.  ..

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