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Are you renovating or building and planning your window placement? Optimising your window placement should be a priority when building or renovating. When it comes to window placement, here are some things that Wideline recommends you do and don’t do: Do: Create consistency in your window placement. Careful window choice and placement will result in a home that is pleasing to the eye. Choose windows for a renovation that work with existing windows. Consider your window placement  ..

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1. Live first then plan Make sure you spend some time living in your home before making renovation plans. It’s important that you experience what the home is like to live in. You’ll find out details like where the sun goes and what parts of the home are hot or cold. You’ll find out how your family utilises the space. This experience often changes what you tackle first for your renovation. It’s so important to learn about where you are living before you change it. This will help you add  ..

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As families grow and needs change, we find ourselves looking around to see how we can improve our home and our lifestyle in it. If you’re wondering whether to sell or renovate, here’s 5 good reasons to consider renovating your home. 1. You save on moving costs Moving can be costly and stressful. There’s stamp duty to pay, legal fees, real estate commission and removalist costs. Instead of spending that money to move, you could invest it directly into renovations to improve your hom ..

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Summer is coming and with it comes blissfully warm nights and party season. The longer evenings allow for more time to be spent outside with family and friends, so now is the time to make sure your outdoor areas are set up and ready for easy entertaining. Here are 16 ideas to inspire the perfect entertaining area for your home: 1. A servery window A kitchen bi-fold servery window (/products/bi-fold-windows) is a great way to easily open up the food preparation areas to the enterta ..

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If you are just tuning into Kyal and Kara’s Toowoon Bay Reno, take a moment to see where they started. (/a-wider-view/kyal-and-karas-toowoon-bay-renovation) While most people would have knocked this old house down, Kyal and Kara saw the potential to turn it into a beautiful coastal home. Over the last 5 months we’ve had a peek into how expert renovators Kyal and Kara transform a house and now we get to see the results! Kyal and Kara have created a timeless, classic look for this bea ..

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Last week, Kyal and Kara finished off their front, north facing deck that opens up from their living and dining area in Toowoon Bay Reno. They’ve created a beautiful space that is usable year-round. Kyal and Kara’s entertaining area is a great example of how to create a living space that extends from your home. Let’s look at how they created the beautiful and functional space through their renovation. Quality decking materials Kyal and Kara replaced the old decking with golden colou ..

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Every room in your house can benefit from natural light, ventilation and views. There are many different styles of windows to choose from as well as custom windows that allow further control over architectural styling and design. If you’re looking for ways to brighten up your interior, take a closer look at your windows! Whether you are purchasing new windows for a new home build or replacing windows for a renovation, here are 10 ways to improve your interior living through window design.  ..

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Does your home make a good first impression? "A great entrance can tell the story of your home beautifully” says Sydney designer Meryl Hare. As the saying goes, first impressions count, and this is just as true for the entrance to your home! Your entryway is where you welcome guests, so it gives a glimpse into your personality and style for those arriving. A great entryway is a selling point of a home and should create a welcoming feel. Your entrance sets the scene for what’s inside!  ..

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Australian’s love to be outdoors, and with more of us creating outdoor rooms that function as the best entertaining areas in our homes, it would be sad to not make use of them just because summer has ended. If your outdoor space is your favourite entertaining area, you’ll want to make sure that you've implemented ways to keep it useable over winter. Let’s look at some ways to keep your outdoor entertaining areas cosy over the cooler months: Warm up with an outdoor fireplace. An outd ..

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Former stars of The Block, Kyal and Kara, have just launched their latest project. It’s their very own online renovation series called ‘Toowoon Bay Reno’ and Wideline is proud to say we are supplying the windows and doors for the renovation! The Toowoon Bay renovation gives the couple the challenge of taking on a 1970’s brick home with the goal to transform it into a beautiful 6-bedroom beach house. Kyal and Kara had been looking for their next property to renovate for a while. When they ..

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