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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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