Two Tips to Follow if You Want to Add Mirrors to Your Home’s Wardrobes or Internal Doors


If you'd like to hang some long mirrors on, for example, your home's bedroom doors or wardrobe doors, here are some tips to follow. Buy mirrors made with toughened glass  Not all mirrors are made with toughened glass, and it's not necessary to buy ones made of this material when you plan to hang them in areas where they'll rarely be touched or moved, except when they're being cleaned. However, when buying mirrors for any internal doors or wardrobe doors, it's essential to ensure they feature this material.

18 October 2022

3 Reasons Your Garage Opens by Itself


Imagine coming home to an open garage door, yet you vividly remember closing it when you left in the morning. Such a situation is scary and exposes your valuables to theft. Ideally, a garage door should open and close on command, not on its own. When your garage door opens on its own, that's a cause for concern.   Read on to know why your garage door opens on its own.

2 May 2022

The Advantages of Installing Sliding Wardrobe Doors in Your Bedroom


You might be installing a new wardrobe in your bedroom or updating the doors of an existing closet. While you'll have several door styles available, consider the following advantages of sliding models. Convenient The sideways movement of sliding doors saves floor space. These doors don't swing outwards to block someone else's path in a shared bedroom. Thus, they allow for better flow if two people use the room, making them more convenient.

5 January 2022

What Makes Roller Shutters the Best Commercial Doors?


As a business owner, it is upon you to ensure the safety of your workers and business assets. To achieve that, there are measures you need to take. You can choose to hire security guards, install surveillance systems or upgrade to more secure doors. All these are necessary and can significantly boost security in your work premises. This article looks at the importance of upgrading to roller shutters. When you look around you, you will certainly notice that many businesses have these doors.

15 June 2021

Why Should You Choose Roller Shutters?


There are many door and window options out there in the market. However, roller shutters are fast becoming a preferable option over hinged doors. Apart from looking good and being easy to maintain, there are many reasons why you should consider roller shutters on your windows or doors, they include; Space With hinged doors, you need to leave room for the door to swing. The required space might be in the room if the door swings inwards or outside if it swings outwards.

16 May 2017

What to Do If Your Blinds Are Too Wide for Your Window Frame


If you've just moved into a new home and the blinds are too slightly too wide for the windows, that can be annoying, as the blinds stick in the window frame as you try to roll them up and down. In other cases, you may simply have a acquired a blind for free that is too wide for your window. Regardless of why your blinds are too wide for your window, there are a two fixes you can try.

29 July 2016

A Few Tips for Choosing a Security Door for Your Home


A security door for your home can reduce your risk of a break-in, as such a door may be more difficult to kick in or pry away from the door frame. Not all security doors are alike, though, and some are simply heavier models of standard storm doors, so note a few features to consider when choosing a security door for your home. 1. Material Some door companies will manufacture doors of a tough, thick wood and advertise them as security doors, but you need to consider that a wood door can usually be splintered or kicked in no matter its overall thickness.

25 May 2016

How to Identify Windows That Need Repairs


Many times, it may not be easy for you to identify a window that needs to be repaired because the defect may not be visible when you take a casual glance at the window. Such hard-to-detect defects can increase your energy bills because heat will be leaking out or into the home. This article discusses how you can find out which windows in your home need to be repaired. Shake Them

20 April 2016

Troubleshooting Some Simple Garage Door Repairs


Your automatic garage door should work for years without any problems, but it can occasionally malfunction or otherwise need repairs and maintenance. You may have done something to damage the door and its parts, or something may have simply broken down due to age and use. Note a few simple garage door repairs that you might be able to troubleshoot yourself and when you should handle these on your own versus calling a garage door repair specialist.

10 March 2016

Tip for Choosing the Right Garage Door for Your Home


Your home's garage door is more important to its overall style and even its safety and security than you may realize. A poorly maintained garage door can make the whole exterior of your home look rundown and shabby, and also offer a potential intruder a good entry point. When you're ready to choose a new garage door, note a few tips for selecting the right style and material as well as safety features.

15 January 2016