Wednesday, March 08, 2017
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If we asked you to start planning your kitchen renovation, what would you think about? The benchtop you’d choose and the colour of your dream cabinets? But have you considered how your outlook to the world can be changed with your kitchen window choice? When updating a space, it’s amazing what a change a window can make. The window type, size or placement can transform a room. In this real reno, the kitchen was updated to a modern open-plan layout. Wait till you see what a difference a W ..

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Tuesday, March 07, 2017
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Wideline has had a long history on the North Coast of NSW and we’re proud to say that we’ve returned to the region, with a focus to the future. We’ve opened the doors to our new Wideline window and door showroom Port Macquarie, which is conveniently located in the Port Macquarie industrial precinct. Wideline’s range of windows and doors Wideline’s Port Macquarie showroom has an extensive range of Wideline’s window and door products on display, including our Horizon residential range of a ..

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017
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Australian homes are looking for more ways to enjoy the outdoors - even while in the comfort of their own home. Last week Wideline was interviewed about using bi-fold doors to open up the indoor and outdoor areas. This informative article was published in the news.com.au network of local papers. If you are considering installing bi-fold doors, read on for a great overview on bi-fold doors.  ..

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017
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Do you have dark or dull rooms in your home? Don’t switch on a light, there are ways to increase the amount of light streaming into your home naturally. These 10 ways to help maximise the sunlight in your home will give your family a healthier, happier and brighter home environment. 1. Remove or replace window treatments. If your window treatments are heavy or dark and are blocking too much light, consider removing or replacing them. Light colours and light weight fabrics will help your s ..

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Monday, February 13, 2017
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Incorporating passive design tips into your renovation or build can help keep your home naturally cooler. Reduce your reliance on artificial cooling with these greener ways to keep your home cool: 1. Track the sun Pay attention to where the sun hits your home over summer. The midday sun can easily be blocked with eaves. The afternoon sun hits from the west at a lower angle, so can stream in windows during the hottest part of the day. Avoid large windows or use glass with very good in ..

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Friday, February 03, 2017
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Wendy Miller (https://theconversation.com/profiles/wendy-miller-3028), Queensland University of Technology (http://theconversation.com/institutions/queensland-university-of-technology-847) Should you open or close your house to keep cool in a heatwave? Many people believe it makes sense to throw open doors and windows to the breeze; others try to shut out the heat. Listen to talk radio (http://blogs.abc.net.au/files/ps-040114-wendy.mp3) during a hot spell and you are likely to hear both view ..

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Tuesday, January 31, 2017
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Before we dive into the projects of 2017 let’s take a closer look at our favourite renovation of 2016 – Kyal and Kara’s ‘Toowoon Bay Reno’. Why is it our favourite renovation? Toowoon Bay Reno (/a-wider-view/toowoon-bay-reno-final-reveal) is a well-planned and executed home renovation that reveals how a good renovation can make you fall in love with a tired home all over again.Kyal and Kara have crafted a timeless style that will maintain its appeal for years to come, so unlike trends th ..

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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Over 40 Million Monthly Unique Users Nominated Best Home Building, Renovation and Design Professionals in Australia Wideline Windows & Doors has won “Best Of Service” on Houzz (http://houzz.com.au/)®, the leading platform for home renovation and design. Wideline's reputation of producing architectural products of the highest standards was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, renova ..

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Tuesday, January 17, 2017
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While you’re still feeling revitalised and inspired by the prospect of a new year, this is the time to set resolutions that will make this year a success. So NOW is the time to create home renovation goals to tackle throughout the year. Entertaining season and the extra time spent around home over the holidays often highlights limitations in your home or house improvements you would like to make. Use this as inspiration to set home improvement goals for 2017, and motivation so that by ne ..

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Wednesday, December 21, 2016
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The sun shone down on us for a hot summer's day at the inaugural Wideline Christmas Carnival last Saturday. Staff from all of Wideline's showrooms, factories and offices got together to celebrate the end of a busy year and the beginning of the festive season. Thank you to all who joined us for the day. It was a day full of family fun with good food, rides, games and plenty of ice cream! View the slide show of the event below... Widelines christmas carnival (https://www.canva.com ..

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