When it comes to your home, few things make as big an impact as window dressings. Get it right and you will of made a great future investment in the value of your home, get it wrong and it can spell disaster! Like most things in life it pays to get the experts involved. Inverloch 3996 caught up with Brock & Trina from Invisage Inverloch, the regions's no #1 authority on all things window dressings to find out the right way to make windows look fabulous.
Tell us a little about your Inverloch business, what makes all the hard work worthwhile?
Most importantly the positive feedback and smiling faces of our clients. Almost all of our work is from client / builder referrals, which really re-assures that the 16 plus years of hard work we’ve put into Invisage, has given us the great reputation we have today.
What trends are you seeing in window furnishings in all the new builds in Inverloch?
The main trends of the moment are Motorisation, Natural fibres in beautiful drapery fabrics, and Thermal Efficiency in products eg. Luxaflex Duette shades.
What advice would you give to first time renovators when it comes to their window furnishings?
Advice would be to firstly visit our showroom to gain a grasp on the wide range of products available and then follow this up with one of our consultants coming out on site to meet with you (free of charge) to offer advice, relating to your specific windows and personal requirements.
What type of window furnishing is likely to add more value to a property?
There would be three key elements when adding more value to a property when it comes to window furnishings:
Which areas do you cover, are you Inverloch only?
The majority of our work is Inverloch based, however saying that, we are often working on Phillip Island, Warragul / Drouin, Mornington Peninsula and Melbourne. We quite often service clients who have a holiday house in Inverloch and they want us to do further work for them in Melbourne, also clients will refer us onto friends / family outside of Inverloch.
Tell us about your partnership with Luxaflex?
Invisage have been affiliated with Luxaflex for approx 12 years now, which allows us the privilege of providing our clients with Luxaflex’s amazing range of products. Luxaflex are definite leaders in the window furnishing field, with ongoing product research and development, backed up by wonderful brand recognition and reputation.
Is home automation a "thing" now when it comes to window furnishings?
Definitely - automation is a very big “thing” in window furnishings! Now with the added ability to use voice control (connecting with Google Assistant & Amazon Alexa) and scene-setting (creating customised scenes that can be scheduled to automatically control all the shades in your home to operate together or in any combination you desire). Also while being aesthetically pleasing and safer for children and pets.
What's your perfect Inverloch day?
Perfect Inverloch day…….
Early morning yoga session on the beach, followed by a family fishing outing on the boat in Inverloch’s beautiful inlet, stopping off for a delicious picnic lunch. Once back on land enjoying a family bike ride along Inverloch’s coastline and then deservedly kicking back with family, friends, music and wine in hand to enjoy a feed of freshly caught fish!
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