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How to start home renovation - 10 tips

You’ve finally taken that big step: a bigger kitchen, a new bathroom, or just a home extension to increase space. Much excitement! A contractor and his team are ready and waiting to start the process, and everything is set – or is it?A home renovatio…

23 March, 2017

Common home renovation mistakes

Sometimes acquiring that dream home involves a bit more than going on weekend drives with estate agents to show you what’s available. A lot of forever-homes are because of old properties undergoing major facelifts to provide their owners with a more…

05 March, 2017

Ideas for converting an attic

Attic spaces are ripe for transformation, but what would you do with yours if you were to get an architect in to design you something incredible? Add an extra bedroom? A playroom? Or perhaps a fabulous, luxurious home spa? These ideas might sound a l…

03 March, 2017

Step-by-step guide to home renovations (part two)

Renovating a property doesn’t come without its fair share of issues and draw-backs, which is why this sort of undertaking is best left to the professionals.However, if you’re eyeing to style up an old building into something modern and glamorous (and…

01 March, 2017

Step-by-step guide to home renovations (part one)

Renovating a property might sound like a big undertaking – that’s because it is! Even though run-down houses can represent real bargain potential and can provide a fantastic way to stretch a budget and get more home for your money, it is not a projec…

28 February, 2017

How to make plasterboard walls?

Have you ever looked at homes that have seemingly carved walls and beautiful inset shelving and wondered how easy they were to create? The answer is very—for someone in the know— which you are going to be, once you've read this article! Builders…

23 February, 2017

Home extension project planning guide

No two home extensions are alike, yet at the end of the day there are similar processes and timescales that can be applied to all of them, regardless of whether you’re extending your kitchen or adding a brand-new living room to your back garden.

21 February, 2017

Common home plumbing mistakes

Who among us are not familiar, to some extent, with common plumbing problems? Raise your hand if you’ve ever encountered a clogged sink, a dripping faucet or even a toilet that wasn’t working the way it’s supposed to.

20 February, 2017

Dividing rooms with feature walls

If you're keen to think up some slightly more imaginative, interior designer-inspired ways to divide your home, you simply have to consider statement walls.We're not talking about standard floor-to-ceiling, plaster-finished versions.

18 February, 2017

Everything you need to do before a home renovation

Considering renovating your home? You are certainly not alone, as most people daydream about changing their houses’ layouts and/or adding some new rooms. However, it is also true that most people don’t know the first thing about planning a renovation…

18 February, 2017