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Solid-wood doors typically employ one of two materials: oak and pine. Oak is slow-growing, and comes with a densely-packed grain that makes it inherently tough and heavy. Pine, on the other hand, is a soft wood that comes with a naturally swirling grain that can be made to look gorgeous with the application of the […]

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Modern doors are constructed from a broad range of materials. Two of them stand out as especially popular, namely: aluminium and timber. Both have their relative strengths and weaknesses, which make them suitable for certain applications and not for others. Let’s assess some of these, and see whether aluminium or wooden doors will make a […]

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It’s getting close to that time of the year when we’re traditionally supposed to give the entire house a thorough clean-up. But spring-cleaning isn’t something that everyone looks forward to. For many of us, it can seem overwhelming – so much so that we never seem to be able to find the time to do […]

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Among the most important attributes of any set of doors, besides the way that it looks, is its thermal efficiency. This is the degree to which it prevents heat from passing to one side to the other. If your doors are thermally efficient, then they’ll keep the warmth within your home. If they aren’t, then […]

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flush door

Doors come in an enormous range of different materials, colours and designs. For the most part, they can be divided into two categories. There are panelled doors, and there are flush doors. In this article, we’re going to look at flush doors. What is a Flush Door? A flush door is one that comes with […]

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front door planter

They say you never get a second chance to make a first impression, and this goes for your home too. But it’s not your front door alone that needs to do the work of wowing your guests as they step up to your threshold. Today we’re thinking about plants for your front door entrance along […]

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For many gardeners, the arrival of winter means a break from the gardening, and the closing of the back door until spring. Not so, however, if you’re lucky enough to have Bifold or French doors as whether closed or open, you always have some kind of view out onto the patio. Of course, great views […]

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Patio in snow

Doors and windows represent the thermal weak-points of any property. And this is especially so in the case of patio doors. Whether it’s of the bi-fold, French or sliding variety, a patio door presents the elements with plenty of cracks to slip through, and the warmth inside your home with plenty of glass through which […]

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Since 1929, the Academy Award for Best Picture has been hailed as the most prestigious award at the Oscars. It’s an award that every member of the Academy is eligible to nominate for, but how the winner is eventually decided isn’t a simple process. Did you know that a team of accountants from PricewaterhouseCoopers are […]

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There are few better ways to get your house looking festive than to hang a wreath on the front door and run a few tasteful Christmas lights around the sides. Once the New Year rolls around, however, you might want to give those decorations a little bit of a refresh. Here, we’ll take a look […]

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