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Christmas is the perfect time of year to make use of your indoor-outdoor living spaces. In Australia, we are blessed to not have to worry about being snowed in during the festive season. Instead, our concerns centre around the scorching heat! That is why creating a seamless indoor-outdoor living environment is the perfect way to make full use of your home, not just at Christmastime, but all year round. Whether it’s a serving window () off the kitchen, traditional timber bi-folds  ..

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And that's a wrap! After nine months of long days (and nights), sweat, hard work and I'm sure a few tears, Long Jetty Reno is finally complete. Kyal and Kara have created the most beautiful family home, perfect for the relaxed coastal vibes that Long Jetty offers. With auction day right around the corner, who knows what new projects this family of three (soon to be four) will take on next.  ..

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It's the hub of the home on this episode of Kyal and Kara's Long Jetty Reno and it's all about natural lighting in the kitchen, dining and living area. Kyal and Kara sure know how to achieve the indoor/outdoor living feel and have done so with some amazing Paragon sliding doors () and highlight windows (). By incorporating these products into an open plan kitchen, living and dining area, the Long Jetty Reno project is set to impress any entertainer. Check out the full video bel ..

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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 palette and Colorbond roof are all perfectly complimented with the addition of a low maintenance, b ..

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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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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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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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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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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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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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