Sam Allcock

5 Pros and Cons of Buying a Property for a College Student

5 Pros and Cons of Buying a Property for a College Student

Real estate is considered one of the most solid and profitable investments. It does not come with a minimum age for investment, giving college students an excellent opportunity to start their journies into real estate. Domyhomework123.com helps to take away the...

5 garden hacks to get your garden Spring ready

5 garden hacks to get your garden Spring ready

5 garden hacks to get your garden Spring ready The weather getting warmer and the days getting longer can only mean one thing; Spring has finally arrived! Making sure your garden is prepared and raring to go to take on what the season has to offer should be a priority...

Do you know what’s draining your household energy?

Do you know what’s draining your household energy?

In recent years, the public has shown much more of an interest in saving energy, with sales of energy-saving bulbs, insulated lofts and solar panels increasing year after year. It’s absolutely fantastic that there’s currently a real interest in saving our planet, and...

How to Make Your Home Feel Cosier During the Colder Months

How to Make Your Home Feel Cosier During the Colder Months

During winter your home should be a fortress against the bitter cold that wants to ruin your day outside. Making your home feel warm and cosy should be top priority in the colder months, nobody wants to be cold and miserable for three months of the year. Here are some...

Pick up the phone: When DIY becomes too much

Pick up the phone: When DIY becomes too much

We're in an age where DIY has suddenly become fashionable. Whether it's through the internet and all of the websites which have made home renovation almost sexy, or because most of us just like to save money - few would disagree that DIY has made a resurgence....

A guide to listed buildings

A guide to listed buildings

Purchasing a listed building is both an honour and a responsibility. They’re historic, significant remnants of our architectural history and whether you use a building as a home or something else, it’ll be a treasured thing to own. Listed buildings are, however, a...

Scotland Badly Affected by Fuel Poverty

Scotland Badly Affected by Fuel Poverty

An infographic produced by MoneySuperMarket mapped the worst affected areas of fuel poverty in the United Kingdom. Scottish cities filled the top five positions confirming that Scots experience a higher rate of fuel poverty than the rest of the UK.  The infographic...

Tips to Prepare Your Garden for Winter

Tips to Prepare Your Garden for Winter

Winter may be one of the most vibrant and colourful times of year for foliage, but the increasingly cold weather can make it tempting to just close the backdoor on the garden and admire it from the cosy warmth of the indoors until spring. However, while there are...

What You Need to Know Before Decorating a Room

What You Need to Know Before Decorating a Room

Regardless of whether you live in a large house or a small apartment, to feel perfectly at home you will want the space you live in to reflect who you really are. This is why decorating can be such a difficult task – what should you do in order to decorate a room so...

A Dreamy Contemporary Out-Dated Bungalow Renovation

A Dreamy Contemporary Out-Dated Bungalow Renovation

Here at Flat Pack Houses, we get excited when we see something completely new and out of the ordinary – which is exactly why we couldn’t wait to show you this gorgeous property from Laurence Associates. This out-dated bungalow overlooking the picturesque village of...

A Look at Metal Architecture in Home Design

A Look at Metal Architecture in Home Design

A Look at Metal Architecture in Home Design In recent years, industrial home design has become increasingly popular. Simple lines paired with the right choices of material and a clean design are the dream combination for gorgeous properties. A lot of architects and...

10 Ways To Reduce Your Home Utility Bills In 2017

10 Ways To Reduce Your Home Utility Bills In 2017

Ever heard of marginal gains? It’s the philosophy the Sky cycling team use to get more and more efficient by changing small things. It’s surprisingly easy to use the same approach to save money on your utility bills. Here are 10 simple things you can do now to save...

Luxury Modern Residence by Oliver Burns

Luxury Modern Residence by Oliver Burns

When it comes to modern family homes, we’ve mentioned previously that it can be difficult to strike a perfect balance between great interior design and practicality. Family homes need to provide you with a space that your kids can enjoy, and where you can also relax....

Beautiful Village Gardens by Amanda Patton

Beautiful Village Gardens by Amanda Patton

Designing a garden isn’t easy – we know. No matter how large or small your garden is, it can be difficult to find a way to transform your outdoor space into somewhere that you’d like to spend all your spare time. However, we found these beautiful images by landscape...

Using Fire Retardant Products on a New Build

Using Fire Retardant Products on a New Build

From new builds to major renovations, one of the less talked about topics is fire protection across all stages of the project. It’s not only intumescent paint that could be used on the steel structure, or fire retardant paint on the internal walls, but fireproofing...

A Stately-Style Home Garden by Barnes Walker

A Stately-Style Home Garden by Barnes Walker

Traditional, stately-style homes are something that we’re a huge fan of here at Flat Pack Houses – especially because the gardens that accompany them are so stunning! When we came across this photo collection by Barnes Walker of a stately-style home garden, we fell in...

A Traditional Georgian Mansion

A Traditional Georgian Mansion

When it comes to traditional homes, we’re positive that this gorgeous Georgian mansion has the entire vibe perfected down to a T. When we saw this gorgeous home by Carolyn Parker, we couldn’t help but want to share it with you. After all, who wouldn’t want to see such...

A Modern Family Home in South London

A Modern Family Home in South London

When it comes to designing a functional and attractive family home, this home designed by Barnes Design have definitely got it right. We’ve often found that finding something to cater to both the kids and adults can be tricky. Finding a relaxing place for parents to...

A Beautiful Barn Conversion by Simon Bray

A Beautiful Barn Conversion by Simon Bray

Despite not being a typical feature in homes these days, transforming old barns are always some of our favourite restoration projects – and this one is no different! Old barns could’ve had many uses previously, with many farmers building one to house their animals....