Entries Tagged as 'Domestic'

Transform Your Deck to Be Winter Ready!

August 7th, 2019 · Comments Off on Transform Your Deck to Be Winter Ready! · Domestic, Shade Sails

For some, winter is a time to look forward to; rugging up in woollies, standing around the fire of a BBQ and enjoying quality time with friends. For others, including myself, it’s time we’d rather spend hibernating – to only surfacing once the weather is warm again. Love it or hate it; there is no …

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Considerations for Buying a Pool Shade Sail

July 3rd, 2019 · Comments Off on Considerations for Buying a Pool Shade Sail · Domestic, Shade Sails

Don’t think, with summer behind us for another year you can now enjoy your pool without having to worry about the glaring hot sun. The truth is, regardless of the season, the sun is still hot and you are still at risk of getting burnt. Protecting your family from the sun all year round is …

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4 Reasons to Invest in a Pool Shade Structure

December 19th, 2018 · Comments Off on 4 Reasons to Invest in a Pool Shade Structure · Domestic

Spending time with friends or family in a swimming pool is a great way to relax and have a good time. However, when people picture themselves having fun in a swimming pool, you cannot help but worry about the effects of the sun. Thankfully, for most pool lovers in Australia, pool shade structures are a …

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Pool Shade – The Forgotten Pool Accessories

September 5th, 2018 · Comments Off on Pool Shade – The Forgotten Pool Accessories · Domestic

One of the most overlooked of all pool accessories is pool shade. While homeowners pay good attention to most details of their swimming pool, they often forget to consider adding shade around their pools. Swimming is a very popular activity here in Australia. Unfortunately, there are high levels of direct and indirect UV radiation around …

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What is passive cooling and why you need it for your home!

May 23rd, 2018 · Comments Off on What is passive cooling and why you need it for your home! · Domestic, Shade Solutions

When you think of cooling your home, no doubt you think of appliances like air conditioners, fans and other devices. But, all cooling appliances consume energy in order to function. If you make use of appliances to cool your home, you are engaging in what is called active cooling. On the other hand, there also …

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Matching shading products with your home orientation

May 16th, 2018 · Comments Off on Matching shading products with your home orientation · Domestic, Shade Solutions

When it comes to shading your home properly, you need to match the orientation of your home with shade products. Simply purchasing a product and getting it fixed in any way you desire won’t do much to shade your home. You must understand that certain shade products are better suited for homes in a particular …

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Add value to your home with this one simple product

August 30th, 2017 · Comments Off on Add value to your home with this one simple product · Awnings, Domestic

There are several ways to add value to your home. However, nothing is as simple or as cost effective as installing Australian awnings to a home. Awnings are a highly functional shade solution that increases a home’s visual appeal. They provide shade for patios, verandas or over windows and doors, which in turn, reduces the …

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How to keep your verandah cool all year round

August 16th, 2017 · Comments Off on How to keep your verandah cool all year round · Domestic, Outdoor Blinds

It is common for homes in Australia to have verandahs. But what’s really interesting is that more and more homes are opting for verandah shade structures, rather than traditional tin roof verandahs. This is because verandah shade structures are able to offer higher weather protection. Now, you can keep your veradah cool all year round: …

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4 Patio shade structures ideal for your outdoor living area

March 7th, 2017 · Comments Off on 4 Patio shade structures ideal for your outdoor living area · Domestic, Shade Solutions

It’s no surprise that the most valued aspect of outdoor design is outdoor living. In fact, according to the 2016 Houzz.com.au Landscaping Study, 55% of Australians, who are planning an outdoor project or have recently completed an outdoor project, agrees. If you’re in the process of designing your outdoor living space, then know that you …

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4 reasons awnings don’t suck!

September 13th, 2016 · Comments Off on 4 reasons awnings don’t suck! · Awnings, Domestic

While it may be winter here in Australia, it doesn’t mean that you should forget about a shade solution till summer. By then, prices will be hiked up and you’ll be too late! If you’re looking for a shade solution, then I’m here to recommend that you consider awnings. Although awnings are not as popular …

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