Tag: blinds
November 17, 2020
How to Add Value to Your Backyard

After enduring weeks, and for some, entire months of lockdown, We are all learning to love their homes a whole lot more this year.  Whether it’s turning the living room into a campsite or the kitchen into an at-home workspace, we’re all accustomed to making changes around the house.  However, when it comes to the […]

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November 4, 2020
Hidden Costs of Moving: What You Need to Financially Prepare Yourself For

Image Address: https://images.pexels.com/photos/5025636/pexels-photo-5025636.jpeg?auto=compress&cs=tinysrgb&dpr=1&w=500 If you plan on moving or will be moving in the near future, proper planning is the key to success, and without it, you’re in a world of potential disasters. Most people, when they make the decision to move, they get blindsided by the excitement of it all… a new place, new […]

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October 19, 2020
How To Increase Natural Light In Your Home

Letting natural light inside your home can do wonders to the overall aesthetics of your property and to the health of the people living in it, says Paramount Management & Realty. Natural light can help reduce energy consumption as it eliminates the need to use artificial lights. Natural light can also ward off seasonal depression, […]

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September 29, 2020
Best Ways To Prepare Yourself For The Heat

With our warming climate, average temperatures in many areas of the U.S. during the summer have been skyrocketing. If you just bought a home among the Phoenix real estate and plan to move from a region like the Pacific Northwest, for example, it's really going to be noticeable, with average daily temperatures in August around […]

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September 23, 2020
5 Safe Ways to Clean Fabric Vertical Blinds

Vertical blinds gather more dust than horizontal blinds. It would help if you cleaned them often to prevent them from becoming breeding ground for germs. Most people wonder how to clean fabric vertical blinds. If you have a similar question, we have shared five safe ways to clean vertical fabric blinds. Check out how to […]

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July 28, 2020
Refurbish Your Living Room With These 6 Flawless Ways

What is the first room people enter your house or any house, really? The drawing-room! This is the place where your house begins, and before people get inside your kitchen or bedroom, they would already have made their first impression of your home. This is why it is so crucial to make a good living […]

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July 20, 2020
8 Cost-Effective Ways To Refresh Your Living Room on Any Budget

  The living room is named exactly that for a very good reason. It’s simply one of the most “lived in” rooms in the home, so it only makes sense to create a living space that’s fresh, vibrant and homely.     When it comes to laying out your hard-earned cash on a living room […]

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July 14, 2020
The 3 Biggest Benefits Of Having A Smart Home

  To get the most out of your house requires a few upgrades. In some cases it’s simply a matter of adding some creature comforts like a fireplace and in others it means having to put an addition onto your home.   One of the easiest ways to make your home much more pleasant to […]

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July 2, 2020
The Different Types of Window Shades Explained

  Are you trying to learn more about the different types of window shades? If yes, you should check out our guide right here.     Most of us consider window shades a decorative element, but they have several other important functions. They instill privacy, block harmful UV rays, and contribute towards insulating your home. […]

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June 15, 2020
Spending Too Much on Bills? Here are 5 Ways to Conserve Electricity

Maybe it’s summertime in your area, and your air conditioning units are cranked up. Perhaps you are trying not to freeze during winter, so your heaters are on all day. You turn all these devices on at home for the best of your comfort, right?     Yes, of course, no doubt in that. But […]

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June 11, 2020
Home Staging Tips and Tricks to Sell Your Home Fast

Real estate is the fastest growing sector, with millions of people buying and selling houses. A fast house sale is one of the factors every real estate agent contemplates. When you are preparing your home for sale, there are several tips that you should consider, such as house staging. House staging focuses on how well […]

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June 11, 2020
10 Easy Ways To Make Your House Energy Efficient

With the growing consequences of climate change, it’s high time to take some much-needed action. In addition to holding the governments and large corporations accountable, we all need to do our part at an individual level. You can start right from your home and everyday life. That being said, sustainable living doesn’t necessarily have to […]

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May 22, 2020
7 Things You’ll Need for Your New Home

Purchasing a new home is an exciting part of being an adult. Before you rush to move in, make sure you have all the necessities to have a happy, comfortable start in your new place. If you need inspiration, here are seven things you'll need for your new home. Cleaning Supplies While many people hire […]

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April 20, 2020
How to Decorate a Master Bedroom Like a Pro

Your bedroom is your sanctuary, which is why you need to invest in it. Click here for a guide on how to decorate a master bedroom like  a pro. You come home from work to a boring old bedroom that you don't find comfort or happiness in. It doesn't have to be that way. You […]

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February 17, 2020
9 Things In Your Office You Probably Forget To Clean

  It's very important for business to keep their workplace clean and free from viruses - if possible. Good cleaners will make sure to wipe down desktops, wash the windows, deep clean the floors, and vacuum the general areas. But they generally neglect areas less visible areas of the office. These areas are exposed to […]

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February 1, 2020
Essential Tools Every Handman Should Have For Their Next Home Improvement Project

  It is very important for a handyman that wants to carry out tasks for hire or DIY to be equipped with the regular screwdrivers, hammers and so on. Other vital equipment will be reviewed here as well.   It is necessary for a handyman to initially consider the type of tasks that would be […]

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October 6, 2019
Why Choose Vertical Blinds for Your Home and Office

Styling and decorating windows speak much about the owner’s personality and sense of aesthetics. Blinds and curtains are commonly used to maintain privacy, keep out unwanted noise, and control sunlight.  You might be confused between the choices and what’s best to use at home. For aesthetic and practical reasons, blinds are now making their way […]

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February 17, 2014
Make your windows the highlight of your room

Windows are always a key part of a room. They let sunlight spill in, they frame the view outside, and they are a focal point in any room and always draw the eye – which is why it is important they look fabulous. Often these days modern homes are built with a minimalist aesthetic in […]

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December 28, 2012
Glass House by Nico Van Der Meulen Architects

Johannesburg-based studio Nico Van Der Meulen Architects has designed the Glass House project. This impressive two story contemporary home is located in Johannesburg, South Africa. Glass House by Nico Van Der Meulen Architects: “The house is situated on a 4000 sq.m site, with a total floor area of 2500sq.m. The owner requested a modern, glamorous, open plan, […]

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