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Does Laminate Flooring Work In Kitchens?

Many people fear using wood laminate flooring in their kitchens because of the moisture present in the kitchen. However, it is a practical and elegant solution for your kitchen which will last for years if you take care of them. Here’s how:

Blinds vs. Curtains: Which are best for you?

There is a long list of pros and cons when it comes to choosing your window treatments but ultimately it will come down to a matter of personal taste and what functionalities you prioritise.

Curtains: Pros

When it comes to curtains much of the appeal lies in the fact that you have a huge variety of colours, thicknesses and textures to choose from. They are also effective at controlling the entry of both light and sound.

Custom Made Blinds vs. Readymade Blinds

Custom made blinds refers to blinds that are cut to the specifications of a particular window and readymade blinds, or cut down blinds, refers to those you would buy or order from the store, pre-cut. This article will compare the two kinds of blinds on the market in terms of function, aesthetics, installation and value for money.


For blinds to function well and safely blinds needs to have certain features that ensure they open and close the same way every time.