Roof Replacement Vs. Roof Repair: Which One Is Right For You?

ROOF REPLACEMENT VS. ROOF REPAIR: WHICH ONE IS RIGHT FOR YOU?

When it comes to your home, an ounce of prevention is most definitely worth a pound of cure. In other words, regular maintenance is good for both your home’s appearance and your wallet. Putting off needed repairs might save you in the short-term, but it will end up costing you … Continue reading

The Difference Between Joists & Rafters

Joists and rafters are components used in the construction of buildings. Understanding the difference between them is essential for those working in the construction trades, while basic knowledge is useful for homeowners if repair and maintenance issues arise.

Timber Joists

Joists are the parallel horizontal beams that run across an … Continue reading

Repointing Brick and Stone Walls

Masonry walls are built of a series of individual units – generally brick, stone or flint – with mortar acting as the glue that holds them together. The external face of the finished wall therefore consists of masonry units separated by mortar joints. These joints are known as pointing.

Mortar … Continue reading

How to master open-plan design

Secrets For Successful Open-Plan Living

Airy, spacious and versatile, open-plan living is a popular design choice for the modern home, but a successful scheme requires careful planning. We’ve rounded up the best-kept design secrets to help you transform a large empty room into a warm and welcoming sociable hub for … Continue reading

Condensation quick fix won’t get rid of the problems – No Shortcut

Although there are many ways to reduce condensation problems in the home, truth is, relying on a quick fix won’t get rid of your condensation problems permanently or prevent them from returning in the future, it will only reduce them in the short term!

Condensation problems

Condensation forms on … Continue reading

COMMON DESIGN MISTAKES AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

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