Your poor garden gate is often woefully overlooked, but it can be made into a lovely entrance to your garden if you pay it just a little extra attention! Often, garden gates will be the same height as your fencing, so you’ll need to make it stand out while ensuring that your garden fence is styled to suit. Here’s a few simple ways to create a garden gate worthy of being a focal point in your garden…. Hanging Plants Plants are an integral part of your garden. If you don’t... Read More
Replacing your front door is probably not at the top of your to-do list when you’re thinking about decorating your home, but sometimes it can be an essential job that can save you money in the long run. A new front door can add to the value of your home, increase energy savings and improve the security of your home. But when to make the move and replace your front door? There’s a few factors to think about, and it’s not always as obvious as waiting until the door is... Read More
What’s the first thing you think about when we say Feng Shui? Feng Shui is the Chinese art of arranging spaces in the home to welcome positive energy (or chi) into our lives and get rid of any bad energy. Most people will think about rearranging their living rooms or bedrooms in particular when we mention Feng Shui, but your front door is actually a hugely important aspect of the art. The front door is considered to be the primary “mouth” of the chi, acting as a gateway to our... Read More
Your front door can say so much about your home; it can be a place to showcase your personal style, create a welcoming atmosphere for guests, and even show off to the neighbours. But did you know that your front door and the way it’s presented can also be appealing to a criminal mind? The appearance of the front of your home may be making a burglar sit up and take notice, making you their next target… So, what is it that they look for? Let’s look at some key points.... Read More
Your front door is the first impression that visitors will have of your home – so you want to make a good one! There are plenty of ways to freshen up the look of your front door if you don’t actually want to replace it, so you needn’t worry about breaking the bank if you think your front door isn’t quite up to scratch. We’ve put together our top 5 tips for giving your front door a fresh new look. New Glass If you’ve got a little money to spend,... Read More
There are many benefits attached to investing in a new front door. People replace their front doors for many reasons, with some choosing to make their homes more energy-efficient and others simply wishing to give their home a new look. Let’s take a look at some of the key benefits of obtaining a new front door.