The importance of sealing doors | The Reno Show

Reno expert, Naomi Findlay, has had plenty of experience with doors throughout her MANY renovations, including how best to look after them. And she has found that it’s not commonly known that the weather and other environmental factors can affect your doors, so this tip is crucial – regardless of whether a door is placed […]

Pick the right door to make your pantry functional AND stylish

A pantry is an essential component of any kitchen. Like the fridge and kitchen sink, it is an element we’ve come to expect. In many cases pantry doors tend to match the rest of the kitchen cupboard doors. But what if we looked at the pantry from a design point of view? If we considered […]

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 […]

How to pick the right colour stain for your front door

Door stain

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. A stain will soak into the timber – instead of covering it – providing a longer lasting result. When choosing the right stain for your […]

How to properly maintain and care for your doors

Care for your doors

After all the time and energy you spend picking the right entrance door, it makes sense to protect your investment with regular door maintenance. Like any other piece of fine furniture in your home, a well looked after door can improve the aesthetic appeal of your home and its market value. Paying careful attention to […]

How to install a door cavity unit

Cavity Unit

We all want to make use of every square inch of a space available in a house, building, apartment, hotel or office – and your door choice is one of the ways to help with this. A cavity unit is considered by many as the best solution to save space, regardless of the room size […]

Thinking of installing bi-fold doors? Why not DIY!

Hume Doors & Timber offers bi-fold doors in a variety of sizes and styles, and they are quiet, smooth-moving and space-saving. We’ve found that a lot of people fear this product is too difficult to install – but it’s not! All bi-folds are supplied in reversible two door sets, hinged together to suit normal openings. Tracks […]

Our guide to installing the Smartrobe system

Are you looking for the perfect finishing touch for a bedroom makeover? Hume Doors & Timber’s Smartrobe sliding door system is a quick and easy DIY project to wrap up your renovation. One of the best features of the Smartrobe system is that it is compatible with any of our internal doors meaning whatever your […]

How to choose the right type of glass for your door

Having glass as part of your door design can add some great functionality and aesthetics, but only if done correctly! There is a huge range of glass door designs to choose from, but also various different types of glass, all of which have different roles. To help you out we’ve provided some helpful tips for […]

DIY made easy with our Pre-Hung Doors!

We try to make your door installation process as pain-free as possible, but we understand that sometimes customers may want to avoid biting off more than they can chew when it comes to DIY renovations. That’s why we’ve got a range of options like our pre-hung door system! This product is made to suit single, […]