Upgrading our curtains

Upgrading our curtains

  • Benchtop Materials You Could Consider For Your Home

    Remodelling projects that are carried out in the bathroom or kitchen are likely to include the replacement of old benchtops because the countertops are features that receive heavy usage, which in turn causes them to lose their lustre and attractiveness over time. In fact, just changing the benchtops in your bathroom or kitchen could significantly spruce up the appearance of these rooms. However, with so many benchtop materials on the market, it can be overwhelming for some homeowners to make a decision.

  • How to keep your home organised

    If, like many people, you struggle to maintain a well-organised home, here are a few tips which may help. Invest in some storage items If there is a distinct lack of storage in your home, it will be significantly harder to keep it well organised. For example, if, upon walking through the front door, you and other household members have nowhere to put your coats, umbrellas, shoes, keys and bags, you'll probably end up throwing them onto the sofa, the floor or the kitchen table.

  • Choosing The Right Tree Species For Creating Privacy Screens In Commercial Spaces

    Stately, organic screens of closely-planted trees can be vital additions to many commercial spaces, providing privacy and limiting views while also creating handy shelter against wind and weather. However, tree screens can't be made from just any old tree, and only a limited number of trees possess the necessary properties to create a truly effective screen. As such, you should take care to ask yourself the following questions when looking for new screen trees at a wholesale nursery, such as Din San Nursery, or other tree seller:

  • 4 Common Mistakes Homeowners Make When Measuring for Their Curtains

    Most homeowners feel confident measuring for their new curtains without the assistance of a professional, and there's no reason why they shouldn't. That said, there are several mistakes that can be made, and committing them can make your curtains look poorly fitted or prevent them from effectively blocking out light and providing privacy. Here are just four common mistakes to avoid. 1. Not Providing Space at Either End People often think that they need to measure their blinds to cover from one side of a set of windows to the other.

  • Addressing Some Common Problems With Your Home's Timber Floors

    Timber or wood floors are very durable and strong and should last for years, if not decades; they're also more hygienic than carpeting, as they don't trap and hold dust, dirt, allergens, and other irritants. As durable and beautiful as they are, however, timber floors will eventually show some damage. Note a few common problems you might have with your home's timber floors and then how to address these so the floors always look as good as new and last as long as possible.

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Upgrading our curtains

We have just bought a new house, and the guy who lived here before us smoked in the house for close to 40 years. The first thing I knew we had to change as soon as we moved in was the curtains, because I can't bear the smell of stale smoke. I looked around at a few different options and settled on some beautiful cream curtains with a delicate pattern and a blackout backing so that the dawn doesn't wake me each morning. This blog explains some different stylish options for window coverings for your home, including curtains and blinds.