Essential Tips for Cleaning a Residential Awning

An awning is a great way to enhance your deck without spending a lot of money. The best part is that awnings come in different shapes, sizes, colours and designs, thus allowing you to customise a design that meets your style. However, awning fabric gets dirty, and knowing how to clean the cloth properly is critical to the overall outlook of your deck. Unfortunately, this is where most people fail, and they end up with worn awnings that have lost their appeal. Read More 

How To Make Your Home’s Rear Entrance More Secure

If you look at the statistics for burglaries in Australia, then the first thing you will notice is that they are not that widespread. However, people understandably worry about the security of their home when there has been a spate of break-ins in their locality. Whenever there is a crime in a particular neighbourhood, homeowners can feel threatened. Of course, adopting a few extra security measures will go along way to making you feel safer. Read More 

The Best Way to Heat Your Home or Business

While air conditioning is the most popular form of temperature control it is not as efficient or as long-lasting as other options. If you are looking for the best way to keep your home toasty then there are other options which should be considered. In-floor heating has long been seen as an option for only the wealthy but in recent decades the price has become more affordable due to increases in technology and more providers looking to widen their customer base. Read More 

Choosing the Best Locks and Lock Types for Securing Your New Boathouse

Building a boathouse on your waterside property is one of the most effective ways to protect your watercraft from the elements, as well as the attentions of boat thieves and vandals. However, any boathouse is only as secure as the locks you use to secure its doors and windows, and choosing cheap, easily bypassed security systems will leave your boats almost as vulnerable as they would be out in the open. Read More 

Should You Consider Replacing Your Ceiling Insulation?

It's common for people to spend time redecorating or renovating their home, but one area that often gets overlooked is replacing their home insulation. A lot of homeowners make the mistake of thinking that ceiling or loft insulation is a one-time job, or they move into a new property and don't think to check on the state of the insulation they are inheriting from the previous owners. What problems can occur with insulation? Read More