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How to Paint Your Front Door

The colour of your front door is a big decision for most homeowners. The colour and type of paint you choose can really set the scene and influence the impression people have when they arrive.
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How and Why to Protect Your Traditional Timber Door

Every front door tells a story. Every groove and colour, every scuff and scratch. Even the material your door is made out of is part of the tale. In New Zealand the story front doors tell is often one of a proud traditional history. Whether you live...
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How to install a pre-hung ALUMINIUM Exterior door

Bunnings are now selling the complete door solution [Pre-finished Door & Frame + Hardware] – no need to find frame or choose hardware.
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How to Fit a Duramax Door, Frame and Handle

Bunnings are now selling the complete door solution [Door + Frame + Hardware] – no need to find frame or choose hardware – requires painting only. These doors, handles and frames come as a kit set that you can install yourself following these simple...
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How to Protect Your Timber Front Door

For many homeowners, there is no substitute for the strength and history of a natural timber door. You may have always dreamed of having a door of a particular colour, design, or type of wood. Maybe a door like one you grew up with or the home you...
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Does Your Front Door Get Drafty in the Winter?

With the colder weather setting in, now is the time to consider if your door has a draft and fix the issue before you have to suffer in winter. Keep reading to discover why doors become drafty and solutions on how the problem can be solved.  
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What Can Permanently Damage a Front Door?

Front doors can last a very long time. Some heritage houses have the same solid timber doors that were installed when the house was first built. But the lasting power of a front door is as much a matter of chance as durability. A durable door can...
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How to Hang a Door [Info-graphic]

You've completed your research, made your purchase, and you're on the way home with your beautiful new door.  There is always a sense of pride and accomplishment when you make a well-deserved and well thought-out purchase.  
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4 Ways to Slash Your Home Maintenance Costs

It will likely surprise you how easy it may be to save money by reducing the costs of maintenance on some areas of your home. This article steps through a few specific areas we have learned to save on from actual experience.  

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