CHOOSING THE RIGHT DOOR HARDWARE FOR YOUR HOME | THE RENO SHOW

When building or renovating your home, choosing the right door hardware is probably the last thing you’re thinking about. However, as reno expert Naomi Findlay points out, the right door hardware can make or break the style of any room! Your internal doors require different handles or locks in order to look great and function […]

What locks what? Choosing the right locks for your doors

Choosing the right locks for your doors is an important decision. This choice will depend on the application you’re installing the lock for. Whether it’s for your residential home or your business will also have an impact. There are two main types of locks used – those for entrance doors (security) and those for internal […]

How to create the perfect indoor/outdoor space

Indoor/outdoor setting - Alfresco Door system

Aussies love Summer and soaking up those rays in the warmer months. While we’ve suggested products that let sunlight into your home, you also have the option of literally bringing the outdoors in by blending your inside and outside spaces. Veranda areas and indoor/outdoor rooms can make a great addition to your home. Brighten up your […]

External doors: practical vs. pretty

We know that when building or renovating your home, the style and feel of your home is the top priority. And it should be! Colour choice is an easy way to embody your selected style – we’ve talked about it many times before, in regards to curb appeal, in case studies and even how to […]

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

The threat of bushfire is a harsh reality for those 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 […]

Finishing touches on your door

There’s a lot to be said for the finishing touches on your door! They are one of the most used components of every door, but how much consideration really goes in to choosing your door handles and knobs? It is easy to dismiss these pieces of door hardware as a basic inclusion, but a poorly […]

Feature front door – the easy way to increase curb appeal

We’ve all heard the saying “first impressions count”. While it may not always apply to the people we meet, it most certainly rings true when it comes to the front of our homes. A feature front door could make the world of difference! Curb appeal ‘Curb appeal’ refers to the visual attractiveness of a house […]

Hume in Hastie homes – a change for the better!

The Hasties, Tarah and her husband Adam, are among Hume’s newest fans! Having only discovered us recently, the couple say they’re glad they made the change (and won’t be looking back!) A tag on one of @hastiehouse’s Instagram posts led us to chatting with Tarah about the building duo’s latest projects. They’ve been working in […]

A pop of colour is all it takes to make a statement – but beware of LRV!

We’re big believers in the potential colours have when it comes to completely transforming your doors. We’ve talked about colour in regards to curb appeal, we’ve seen it in our customer case studies and we even watched House Rules contestants Jess and Jared tackle a bold red front door. A simple pop of colour can […]

Using Hume Doors creatively

To many, an internal door is a practical piece, opening up or closing off adjoining rooms. But to @hausofhimonoonna, it was an opportunity to be creative. When we saw her work on Instagram, we had to reach out to the name behind the account, Ella. The account name comes from the Japanese term meaning “unmarried, […]