Finding the right door for a small space

With Australian housing prices continuing to sky-rocket, it’s not surprising more and more of us are ending up with homes or living spaces that have quite small rooms. Whether it’s the small space room that only fits a single bed, or the combined bathroom/laundry that’s squashed into one tiny area – it’s more common than […]

Classic versus Modern doors

There can be a lot to consider when designing elements of your home; practicality, safety, colour schemes. The list goes on! But one big thing that takes a lot of consideration is style – which style is for you? We’re shining some light on the subject and hopefully we can help you decide which style […]

Newington the perfect choice for MODEL alpha home

Eutopia | Hume Doors

Here at Hume Doors, we’re all about customer satisfaction. We want you to walk away satisfied and with a product you know will suit your needs. That’s why we were so happy to hear from Matthew Bradley. Matt works for eutopia, an innovative design and building company that services Brisbane, the Gold Coast and Sunshine […]

To glaze or not to glaze your entry door?

Glazed doors

There are so many options when it comes to choosing a new entry door; colour, size, design, just to name a few. However, there is one choice that may seem less obvious when deciding; to glaze or not to glaze. Here at Hume, our entry doors offer a range of different glass options, so the […]

How to pick the right colour stain for your front door

Hume Doors & Timber

There are different ways to make a statement with your front door and staining is a popular choice because it also protects and preserves the beauty of your timber door. Stains soak into the timber – instead of covering it – providing a longer lasting result. When choosing the right stain for your front door […]

What locks what? Choosing the right locks for your doors

Choosing the right locks for your doors is an important decision and will depend on the application. Whether it’s for your residential home or your business, there are two main types of locks used – those for entrance doors (security) and those for internal doors (passage or privacy). Entrance and external doors Security is the […]

Why use a pivot door system?

The latest trend in home design is the statement front door. Homeowners are choosing something large, grand and different to their neighbours. This is where the pivot door system comes in. Traditional doors are hung on a door frame with hinges however Pivot doors rotate on a pivot box specifically designed with these larger doors […]

Hume honoured as Timber Supplier of the Year

The hard work and support of every Hume Doors & Timber team member has been celebrated with the business being named 2017 Timber Supplier of the Year at the annual Independent Hardware Group (IHG) awards. The honour recognised Hume as a leader in product innovation, it’s support for the IHG’s core strategies and demonstrated commitment […]

Finding the right wardrobe door

When you think about it, your wardrobe doors can make or break your room – as they are one of the few permanent fixtures in your bedroom! Often wardrobe doors are an untapped component of a bedroom makeover or design that most people don’t pay enough attention to. The perfect room aesthetic can be achieved […]

What you need to know about doors when you’re in a bushfire zone

The threat of bushfire is a harsh reality living in Australia. Our hot, dry climate means we can’t take anything for granted and a bush or grass fire can whip up in no time at all. Even homes not directly in the path of a bushfire are at risk of flying embers. Doing all we […]