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A Week of Transformations: Enhancing Homes and Businesses with Luxaflex and Crimsafe

This past week has been an exciting one for our team as we’ve been hard at work installing a variety of Luxaflex and Crimsafe products that have truly transformed the spaces we’ve worked on. From secure Crimsafe screens to elegant Polysatin Shutters, here’s a recap of our recent installations and the impact they’ve had. Monday: […]

SHUTTERS OR BLINDS – WHICH ARE MORE ENERGY EFFICIENT?

QUESTION SHUTTERS OR BLINDS – WHICH ARE MORE ENERGY EFFICIENT? ANSWER When it comes to making your home energy efficient, your choice of window coverings can be a game-changer. Research shows that uncovered windows can account for up to 30% of total heat loss from your home. The right window treatments can act as a […]

What about light in outdoor spaces?

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QUESTION What about light in outdoor spaces? ANSWER Outdoor entertaining spaces have become a fantastic extension of our homes. A terrace, deck or courtyard can be a great place to relax and enjoy being in the fresh air. However, the Australian sun can also be incredibly harsh – especially in the middle of the day […]

Speaking of privacy, how do you balance this with the flow of light?

QUESTION Speaking of privacy, how do you balance this with the flow of light? ANSWER All homes – and rooms – will have different requirements when it comes to privacy. With higher density living becoming more common here in Australia, I often find customers are looking for smart ways to ensure privacy, while not restricting […]

What’s your recommendation for managing light-flow through larger windows and doors?

QUESTION What’s your recommendation for managing light-flow through larger windows and doors? ANSWER Here in Australia, we’re fortunate to have a very outdoor-focused lifestyle, and as such, our homes often feature larger doors and windows that connect directly to exterior spaces. These doors and windows are fantastic for letting light in when it’s needed, however, […]

When you’redesigning ahome, what isyour generalapproach tolight?

QUESTION When you’re designing a home, what is your general approach to light? ANSWER Natural light obviously plays an extremely important role in any interior design project. It can lift our moods and can really add to our sense of wellbeing. But that’s not to say that an entire home should be flooded with light […]

Neal Whitaker’s Tips On Using Nautral Light In Your Home

QUESTION Neal Whitaker’s Tips On Using Nautral Light In Your Home ANSWER A clear sign of a beautifully designed home is its clever and often varied use of light. Controlling the way light flows through a home – and in different spaces – can add a sense of sophistication, elegance and calm. For Luxaflex Brand […]

Green Initiatives at Blinds by Design and Luxaflex®

QUESTION Green Initiatives at Blinds by Design and Luxaflex® ANSWER In an era where environmental sustainability is no longer just a buzzword but a crucial commitment, businesses across industries are reevaluating their practices to reduce their ecological footprint. One such company leading the way in the realm of sustainable practices is Luxaflex®. Their recent green […]