damp proofing - what is it

Damp and damp proofing explained

You have finally managed to build your dream home. It did a number on your bank account but the outcome was all worth it. A few months after moving in, during the cold season, you start noticing damp on the walls. Can you think of anything worse than incurring more costs because you didn't damp proof your home? This article will take you ... More

replacing kitchen worktop costs

Replacing kitchen worktop costs

The kitchen worktop is the focal point of any kitchen and getting it wrong can be unsightly and expensive, in this guide we have discussed the factors that you should consider before choosing your kitchen worktop. Which worktop option are you going to choose? There are several worktop materials to choose from and each material has its ... More

how to install laminate

How to lay laminate flooring

You’ve just landed your dream laminate flooring and now it needs to be fitted. Well, installing quick fit laminate flooring is easier than you think. With this guide, you will be able to lay your laminate flooring in hours. This guide is also packed with important safety tips that will help you during the process. So, read through each ... More

Benefits of cleaning patios

How to look after your patio and paving

There are varieties of substances that can make your patio and driveway look unkempt and unpleasant. When the time comes, you’ll have to clean it so as to restore it to the beautiful condition it was initially in. In this article, we will show you the best way to clean your patio and also explain to you the best ways to maintain it.B... More

underfloor heating benefits

Is underfloor heating worth it?

Under Floor heating is a popular trend in housing and a luxurious home feature; it is a great way to keep your home warm. It’'s safe and distributes heat evenly within the whole room, and frees up the spaces previously occupied by radiators. However, these systems are very expensive to install, especially in existing houses.  You may ... More

Is garden decking worth it

Pros and cons of garden decking

A deck can give your garden a fantastic upgrade and provides avenue for outdoor entertainment and relaxation when you are at home with your family. Unfortunately, there are so many deck options out there, making it difficult to choose the right one for your garden.In this article we have laid out the different types of decking, pros and ... More