What are the essential things that make a house into a home? There are the fairly basic things within a home that we can’t really live without; things like a bed, an oven, a shower, a washing machine, and so of course; electricity and running water. Remodeling our home is a time for a bit [...]
Underfloor heating is by no means a new concept, yet it hasn’t seemed to become a common feature in the home. Radiators are still the most common heating system installed in houses, but they may not be the best or most efficient form of heating. Where underfloor heating is used, bathrooms are a popular choice [...]
As house prices fall more and more people are looking at ways of increasing the value of their own property. Loft conversions are one of the best ways to do so, by adding another room to your home and a usable space which is unique. Many people decide that they will turn their loft into [...]
Homeowners should consider remodeling not only for themselves, but for the environment. By adapting the project with sustainability in mind, homeowners can not only reduce their ecological footprint, but also save themselves a few bucks in the process.
The idea of painting the inside of a room or the outside of a home might seem simple, but examples of homes that were painted by their owners with no previous experience show that knowing how to paint can make a very large difference.
Considering what emotion you want your bedroom to provoke is important in choosing the colours for painting and decorating your bedroom.
Working with the elements You can add all sorts of interesting aspects to the designing, building, refurbishing and decorating aspects of your home by bringing outdoor elements inside your home. Window Light Consider an empty room with a window. One approach is to fill it with some functional furniture, decorate the window with curtains and [...]
Finding a good home builder is invaluable if you are planning on spending a large sum on a new construction or renovation project for your home. A house is most people’s largest asset, and will be a place that should bring you comfort, not headaches and problems because basic planning steps were negated. 1. Finding [...]