Home Garden

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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.


Designing your kitchen with colour

12 March 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Preparing and serving delicious food is as much about presentation as the way a dish tastes. Chefs and impassioned home cooks spend their creative hours injecting flavour and excitement into their meals through the use of colourful ingredients that catch the eye and intrigue diners to take that first taste. Your kitchen itself is no different, and designing your kitchen with colour will not only enliven your cooking experience, it will entice your guests to enjoy the space, and the food you create there. Read More …

Don’t Forget These Details and Features When Planning a Kitchen Renovation

22 February 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

If you're planning a kitchen renovation of any size and scope, it's often good to work with an interior designer of sorts. A designer or decorator will ensure that no important detail is overlooked in your plans and will also be sure to suggest all the features and details needed to make your kitchen beautiful yet functional. Even if you do work with a designer, you might note some of the details and features here so that nothing is overlooked and so that you are sure to incorporate these into your kitchen renovations, rather than thinking you can retrofit certain details into the kitchen after the work is done. Read More …

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 …