Laura's Home and Gardening Blog

Top 3 Features and Elements Modern Awnings Have to Offer

From the design and construction to the choice of fabric, there is so much to consider when choosing awnings. Thanks to product technology advancements, the awnings on the market today come with some exciting features, which serve to improve both aesthetics and functionality. Whether for your residential or commercial property, here are some of the features and elements to consider when choosing awnings for your remodel project. Automatic Operation These awnings are fitted with weather sensors and will open and close depending on the weather conditions. Read More 

Two Affordable Ways to Make Your Walk-In Wardrobe Look Better

If the interior of your walk-in wardrobe is very drab and unappealing, here are some cheap and fun ways to make this piece of your home look much more pleasing to the eye. Add ambient lighting First and foremost, you should upgrade the wardrobes' lighting. If, like many walk-in wardrobes, yours has just one overhead bulb in it, you may notice that this light casts shadows over the shelves, rails and clothing and gives the wardrobe's interior a gloomy atmosphere. Read More 

Three Points To Remember When Preparing For An Interstate Move

Moving house is listed as one of life's most stressful moments, but when you are moving interstate, that stress can stretch out and last for up to a week as your belongings are transported between homes. No matter whether a pandemic is taking place or not, careful planning is key to making sure long-distance moves cause the minimum amount of disruption to you and your family. Here are three important points to think about when you are preparing for your move between Australian states and territories. Read More 

Two steps to take if you’ll be having your wedding in your home

If your nuptials are going to take place in your home, you might be interested in the tips described here. Send the florist photos of your home interior and garden along with a written description of the property Flowers are a must for any wedding but are particularly important for any ones which are being held in residential properties, which may lack the overt grandeur and beauty of other, more traditional wedding venues. Read More 

Real Wood vs. Vinyl Blinds: Factors to Consider When Making a Choice

If you're in the market for new blinds, you may be torn between real and faux wood. Both materials are popular choices for residential blinds. However, they have significant variations which affect their durability, performance and visual appeal. Making the right choice ensures you get the best value from your new window treatments. With this in mind, here are four differentiating factors to help you choose between natural and faux wood blinds. Read More 

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Laura's Home and Gardening Blog

Yo! My name is Laura and if you had told me when I was aged 18 that one day I would be all grown-up with a home of my very own, I would have said you were mad. But it is true. I do own my own home and not only that, the property also has a large garden. When I first moved in, I didn't have a clue what I was doing out in the garden or inside my own home. Thankfully, I found a great home and garden contractor who helped me to plan and carry out the changes I wanted to make. Peace.


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