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Time for a home update? Watch out for these remodel signs

If it’s not broke, don’t’ fix it. True, but sometimes we become so used to that broken thing that we start seeing it as normal. All the while, a fresh update is waiting around the corner to turn that broken space into something practical and stylish!…

03 September, 2018

​10 exterior house design tricks you should know!

Life’s unique when it comes to picking homes – while we all want a spectacular structure that attracts attention (and envy), we also want our homes to blend in with their surroundings and the neighbourhood.

30 July, 2018

​The right steps to selling a house

When it comes to selling a house, the process can be both exhilarating and daunting – and with good reason, too. What if all of this is a mistake? What if this is actually your perfect home, you just don’t know it yet? What if, what if…

15 July, 2018

​The first-time buyer checklist for future homeowners

In the market for a new home? Will this be your first property purchase? Then we definitely understand the excitement you’re feeling! Buying a house represents many things in life: moving forward, freedom, a new start for new memories, plus a very va…

25 May, 2018

​8 Ways You Can Add More Value to A House

Far from being just shelters from the elements, our homes are also investments. Thus, when it comes to the age-old question “how can I increase my house’s value?”, almost everyone jumps up to listen to the answer.

09 May, 2018

The need-to-know guide for rewiring a house

Not all home renovation projects are equally fun or glamorous – or dangerous. Slipping on spilled paint, for example, is nowhere near as hazardous as playing with electrical sockets, especially when you don’t really know what you’re doing (which is w…

13 April, 2018

How to find a builder you can rely on

Before starting any home improvement project, everyone needs find a builder, but not just any old construction professional. The question of how to find a builder is one that many people ask and it makes perfect sense.

29 March, 2018

​Planning permission: Do you need it?

In a perfect world, everyone would be allowed to break and build to their hearts’ content, with no regards for rules or regulations – or would they? Is planning permission really a strict guide on “what not to do” to keep us in tow, or is it there to…

29 March, 2018

9 things that you guests will notice right away (And 9 things they probably won't)

Ever tried to do that quick tidy up minutes before guests visit? You might do a quick whirlwind through your place and then try and convince yourself that no one'll see the minor details. But here are some little details you might have missed.

22 February, 2018

​Revealed: The UK’s ideal home

So, you want to live in a custom-built house tailored to your specific needs and lifestyle, but what would that house look like? Well, according to an in-depth online survey among 2,005 randomly selected UK adults (aged 18 and over), the “perfect” ho…

21 January, 2018