We all love some DIY and in the right circumstances, doing it yourself can help you achieve a brand-new look for your home without breaking the bank. But before you get ahead of yourself, it’s best to assess what you can actually handle on your own, and which … Continue reading
A quote is a promise from a contractor to do the work at a fixed price. Don’t rely on a verbal quote – get it in writing, as this will be useful before, during and after completion.
Some contractors charge for quotes – ask about this first, in any … Continue reading
While seemingly innocuous, the soil type could have a dramatic impact on your project. Michael Holmes analyses the various ground conditions and foundation solutions, revealing their cost
Soil Types A good starting point is to call your local authority Building Control department. They should be willing, informally, to … Continue reading
Common design mistakes is more common than you think, that’s why we’ve written 9 common mistakes to help you avoid them for a fabulous décor.
1: Rooms That Are Overly Coordinated
“A room that is too carefully coordinated, with all new or store bought pieces, is very uninspiring. A … Continue reading