how to paint your front door

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.
Exterior Shutters

Interior VS. Exterior Shutters: What You Need to Know

Whether you are looking to give the exterior of your home a face-lift, or you have decided it is time to replace your blinds with more fashionable window treatments, you may want to take a moment to consider the benefits interior or exterior...
Shutters on the facade of a wooden house

Top 5 Common Mistakes to Avoid with New Exterior Shutters

Exterior shutters are a popular home trend in New Zealand and, let's face it, they have been for more than a few decades. Whether you're updating a Heritage home with new materials for the same classic look or adding stylish exterior shutters to a...
Painted Timber - FP9 Special (2)

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...
AWA E2NS and Frame

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.  
Existing Frame and door

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...
Cedar shutters

6 Key Benefits of Shutters With Important Considerations

Exterior shutters make for an appealing home addition not only because they are aesthetically pleasing, but also because they offer many practical benefits. If you have been considering exterior shutters for your home's windows, you have come to the...

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