DAMP – CAUSES & CURES

Damp typically affects older housing more so than newer homes, but that is not to say new builds are immune, far from it they can have all manner of damp issues it is just newer houses are usually configured to better deal with damp when they are first built. Homes built in the last 50-60 [...]

By | 2016-12-08T15:24:04+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Interior renovation|1 Comment

REASONS TO INVEST IN ENERGY EFFICIENCY MEASURES

New figures have revealed that the number of energy efficiency measures carried out across the UK with the assistance of national programmes has dropped substantially over the past 12 months. According to research conducted by the Association for the Conservation of Energy and commissioned by the Energy Bill Revolution campaign, the count has decreased from [...]

By | 2016-12-08T15:19:08+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Interior renovation|0 Comments

5 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD HAVE A DRIVEWAY

Whether you want to create a parking space to safely store your vehicle or you are looking to add value to your property, a driveway can prove to be a very worthwhile investment. Despite being the first thing someone will see when visiting your property, the benefits of having a driveway are often overlooked. Here, [...]

By | 2016-12-08T15:11:51+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Landscaping|3 Comments

WANT TO SWITCH TO SOLAR BUT DONT KNOW WHERE TO START

You know solar is a clean and renewable energy, you know it will bring down your carbon emissions, and you may have heard that it will slash your energy bills to boot.  But still, many of us freeze at the first hurdle because of a whole host of questions that often remain unanswered. Here’s a [...]

By | 2016-12-08T15:09:03+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Roofing|0 Comments

ROOF MATERIALS AND THEIR BENEFITS

Below are described two commonly used types of roof materials and their respective benefits. Roof tiling materials These man made materials are built out of hard wearing substances such as the ceramic materials, clay or at times also made from glass! However, the commonly employed material for making roofing tiles so far is the clay. [...]

By | 2016-12-08T15:05:59+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Roofing|1 Comment

HOME IMPROVEMENT GUIDELINES FOR WINTER

With the harsh winter days upon us, there are quite a few months where things will need to be kept in check if you want to be able to keep your home warm and comfortable, so there are a few preparations you need to watch out for to make it happen. Ways to cut the [...]

By | 2016-12-08T14:55:31+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Roofing|0 Comments

HOW TO TACKLE COMMON PROBLEMS FOUND IN OLDER HOMES

If you recently purchased an older home or you’ve been living in one already for quite some time, you’re bound to encounter common problems that occur in houses as a result of age. Thankfully, there are several easy ways to tackle these issues without having to become too stressed throughout the process. Check out the [...]

By | 2016-12-08T14:46:18+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Handyman|0 Comments

PROJECTS THAT WILL ADD VALUE TO YOUR HOME

We all want to add that extra bit of value to our homes, but doing so can often be a lot easier said than done. Throwing a load of cash at various renovation projects is all good and well, but if you’re not improving the right areas of your home, the return on investment may [...]

By | 2016-12-08T12:09:23+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Home extension|0 Comments