Design

What should be on your new homeowner checklist?

What should be on your new homeowner checklist?

So, this is it - you’ve finally purchased your first home, and you can’t wait to move in. Congratulations! Owning your own home is one of the biggest things you’ll ever achieve in life, and once you’re on that property ladder, you’ll likely never want to rent again....

Should You Add A Shade Sail to your Patio?

Should You Add A Shade Sail to your Patio?

To sail or not to sail? And no, I do not mean jetting off on a boat to Aruba! I am talking about the savvy of investing in some of the popular shade sails that are taking the commercial world by storm. In regards to outdoor areas, for schools,...

When can a loft conversion be classed as a bedroom?

When can a loft conversion be classed as a bedroom?

Loft conversions are one of the most popular ways to extend a home. And this is for good reason: there’s not actually any extending involved, and it’s also a pretty cost-effective way to create an additional liveable space in your home. One of the most common...

5 Ways to Improve Your Tiny House and Make It a Home

5 Ways to Improve Your Tiny House and Make It a Home

One of the assumptions about living in a tiny house is that it automatically feels cosy, welcoming, and like a home you want to spend time in. And while that may be the case for some, there is certainly some thought and purpose that needs to be put into the design of...

How to Save Money When Designing a House

How to Save Money When Designing a House

Buying a lot and building your home is a huge investment. But it doesn't mean you can't achieve your dream house even on a tight budget. Fortunately, there are many ways to save money, even in the early stages of designing and building your new home. Here are some of...

UPVC Windows Vs Wooden Windows – Which Is Better?

UPVC Windows Vs Wooden Windows – Which Is Better?

There are few potential investments one can make in their lives that’s bigger than the purchase and maintenance of a home. Our homes not only serve as assets, but as comfortable and safe spaces for families. It’s for this reason that making the right choices with...

What is the Difference Between Scaffolding and Formwork?

What is the Difference Between Scaffolding and Formwork?

Formwork and scaffolding are two similar techniques which are used in the construction industry, albeit for different reasons.  Perhaps the key difference is the intended use of the structure. Scaffolding is temporary and is designed to be robust but to hold only...

Flat Pack Home 101: 5 Beginner Prefab Home Designs

Flat Pack Home 101: 5 Beginner Prefab Home Designs

If you have ever thought about building your own home, you are in luck. Building your dream home has never been easier or cheaper. You may want to go with a company like CSSGarageDoors, but, if you don’t, we suggest building your own prefab home.  With...

3 home improvement tips for the small home.

3 home improvement tips for the small home.

Small homes can become cluttered and hated very quickly, But it doesn't have to be that way, a lack of space in your home should be seen as a challenge rather than the end of the world. If you have a small home and you want to make the most out of it and start to...

Top 5 Rakhi Gift Ideas Idyllic to Decorate the Home

Top 5 Rakhi Gift Ideas Idyllic to Decorate the Home

Rakhi is just around the corner! So, are you ready to make it special for your siblings? Raksha Bandhan is the festival of brother and sister when they celebrate the love, care and every single emotion in a unique manner. Raksha Bandhan is the most awaited and...

How Window Shutters Can Increase Home Energy Efficiency

How Window Shutters Can Increase Home Energy Efficiency

There’s more to high-quality plantation window shutters than elegant looks alone… It’s no secret that most of us could be doing more to reduce carbon emissions and support the environment. It’s also no secret that the average home isn’t what you could call 100%...

5 Timeless Sofa Styles to Suit Any Living Room

5 Timeless Sofa Styles to Suit Any Living Room

More than any other item of furniture in your living room, a sofa is an investment. It’s something you’ll rest and relax on at the end of the day, a place you’ll entertain and consume media and a piece of furniture that, if properly cared for, can last for decades....

4 Top Tips for Building a Secure Home

4 Top Tips for Building a Secure Home

If you’re fortunate enough to be able to build the home you’ve always wanted, then you’ll experience a vast range of emotions throughout the journey. The most common, of course, is excitement. Indeed, you’ll want to enjoy the process, but don’t let this distract you...

Stoneworks in London

Stoneworks in London

Are you looking for quality stoneworks in London? Then look no further than the experts themselves, Granite and Marble International. This specialist company rose from the passion of two brothers, whose backgrounds in construction and interiors helped them develop a...

3 Things to Consider Before You Build Your Dream Home

3 Things to Consider Before You Build Your Dream Home

So, you have finally got the money saved up, you know what your home is worth and the market is good. You are ready to start searching for that plot of land where you are going to build your dream home, your forever home and that one place in the world that will...

How to personalize your home with photo printing

How to personalize your home with photo printing

When you move to a new home, or even if you want to give for example your living room a make-over, photos are a great way to personalize a wall in a room. Photos from travels you took or family photos make for great decorations in your house. Before digital cameras...

Why You Should Move to LED Lighting for Business?

Why You Should Move to LED Lighting for Business?

Business owners utilize various commercial lightings for an array of purposes. For one, it can be used to show the positive image of a business venture. On the other hand, it can also become a major contributor to overhead expenses. But, don't worry because a new...

What sort of lighting works well in the living room

What sort of lighting works well in the living room

The living room is where we relax, socialise and enjoy the occasional TV dinner. This is where we like to show off our favourite art, photography and décor, and often spend a lot of time looking across the room, be it at a television or towards friends and family. We...

How does a natural pool work?

How does a natural pool work?

The first commercial natural pools appeared several decades ago as a trend in the UK and Europe. They have gradually gained popularity since then, with homeowners and businesses choosing natural swimming pools over conventional chlorinated versions for a number of...