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Making All of Your Home and Garden Dreams Come True

Welcome to my blog! My name is Sandy and my job is to make all of your home and garden dreams come true. Ever since I moved into my current home and set about having the garden redesigned and landscaped, and the interior of the place gutted and remodelled, I have been trying to raise awareness of the many benefits of learning about how to get the most out of your home and garden. I learnt everything I know from professional contractors who talked me through every step I needed to take. I hope my blog helps you to achieve your dream.

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Questions You Might Have About Double-Glazed Windows

13 November 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Double-glazed windows are often recommended to homeowners when they're in the market for new windows, as double glazing will offer more sound and temperature insulation than single panes. Double-glazed windows are also sturdier and less likely to rattle over the years, and upgrading to double-glazed windows may even improve your home's overall resale value. If you're shopping for new windows and aren't sure the best choice for your home, note a few questions you might have about double-glazed panes so you know why they're often recommended, and why they may be the best investment for your home. Read More …

4 Ways to Protect Your Lilies From Pets

13 November 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Lilies are beautiful and improve the aesthetics of your compound. However, it is necessary to take steps to protect them from animals that can trample on them. It takes time to receive delivery of lily bulbs, plant them and slowly watch them grow until they start flowering. As such, any animal that tramples on them is a huge inconvenience. Below are some ways that you can protect your lilies from pets in your home: Read More …

Answers to Common Questions About Split System Air Conditioners

8 November 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Split system air conditioners are something of a cross between a central air conditioner and a window air conditioner; the split system doesn't push air through ductwork, but through a front panel, like a window system. However, it is a permanent installation, like a central unit. Split systems are also typically more powerful than window units, and can be a great cooling solution for buildings that don't have ducts, like a garage or barn. Read More …

How to Choose the Details for Awnings Installed On Your Home

1 November 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Outdoor awnings can be functional, or just stylish and decorative, or both. Awnings add some pops of colour and soft fabric to your home's exterior, and they also provide shade for a deck and the home's windows, keeping you comfortable while outside and reducing the use of your air conditioning while inside. When you're ready to shop for awnings to be installed on your home's exterior, note a few details you don't want to overlook, so you know you get the best choice for your needs in particular. Read More …

Asbestos Removal

26 October 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Asbestos is a material that is a fibrous silicate, which is used for the purposes of noise proofing and fire proofing buildings. Asbestos has been in use since the 1940s for various reasons, including decorative purposes and noise prevention. There are various items that are made from asbestos including drainage and water pipes, guttering, fibro sheeting and roofing shingles. However, even though it is used in a variety of ways, the use of asbestos is dangerous, due to it being a carcinogenic substance and causing dangerous health issues. Read More …