Thursday, January 04, 2018
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What trends will tickle your fancy in 2018? Gone is the pastel palette that dominated 2016 and into 2017. 2018 is set to be full of bright hues, metallic metals and earthy tones. Every year, Pantone () releases a list of colour trends set to become a feature of the following year and no doubt there will be plenty of homes taking inspiration from some of the themes below. Check them out.  ..

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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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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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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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Monday, September 04, 2017
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We were all amazed and inspired by Kyal and Kara's Toowoon Bay Reno and the stunning results they achieved in turning a 1970's brick box in to an inviting Hamptons inspired beach home. After taking some time off in their newborn bubble, Kyal & Kara have found their next renovation project in the neighbouring suburb of Long Jetty. With an ever-growing cafe culture, boutique and antique shopping strip and the beach a short walk away; it's the place to be! They've taken inspiration from Pal ..

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Thursday, August 31, 2017
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Need help choosing the right door for your home? The purpose of the door will provide important clues to the door type that is ideal for your home. Each home is different, and so are the needs of those who reside in them. The following is a guide to help you choose which door is best for your situation. Remember that these are only suggestions to assist with your decision making process, there are no rules! Best doors for formal entry Hinged or French doors are best for more form ..

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Monday, August 07, 2017
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Aluminium Entry doors are fast becoming the preferred choice of designers and Architects when it comes to making a stylish first impression. Robust, sophisticated, secure (/products/screens-secureline) and almost maintenance free, it is no wonder home owners, builders and Architects are turning their attention to this impressive wonder. Aluminium entry doors certainly achieve this. Single Entry doors, French entry doors, hinged doors, pivot doors, chair rails, colonial bars, translucen ..

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Wednesday, August 02, 2017
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They may seem mundane to many and yet they can really set the tone for what to expect once you step through them. Whether bright and bold or subtle and subdued, your front door (/products/entry-door-frame) is a statement and an important one at that. After all, it’s the first thing guests see before you even open the door. Talk about your first impressions! There are various ways of making that first impression, particularly using colour. Colours are more than just visual elements, the ..

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017
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Cool tips to warm your house this winter Not all of us are fortunate enough to have the warm welcoming hug of central heating or a fireplace to greet us as we come home on a cold winter day. Older homes especially suffer from inadequate insulation and poorly fitted windows and doors. Insufficient glazing, uncarpeted floors and open plan living spaces also contribute to your home feeling more like the inside of your freezer rather than the comfortable and cozy space you crave when re ..

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Tuesday, July 04, 2017
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Congratulations on your new build! Building a home can be both exciting and a little overwhelming at the same time. We want you to have a great experience so let’s help you with answering some of the most common questions we receive when it comes to choosing windows and doors for your new build. 1. When should I discuss windows and doors with my builder? The answer to this one is an easy one – straight away! Decisions on windows and doors must be made prior to plans being submitted ..

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