Living On Site in a Caravan

So, you’ve found your plot or renovation project, you’ve sold your existing property to free up funds, and your builder is ready to start. Unless you’re planning to test family bonds by moving in with the…


20 Things You Can Do Without Planning Permission

Did you know that not all home improvement projects require planning permission? While larger, more substantial projects will undoubtedly require permission from the local planning department, smaller projects can be undertaken within your Permitted Development…


Old Timber Frame Buildings: Repair and Maintenance

It can be an incredible rewarding experience to take on the renovation of an old home. When it comes to period timber frame homes, like this beautifully renovated 16th-century cottage (pictured above), the frame itself…


Bi-fold, Sliding and French Doors: How to Choose

Origin Despite some pretty unpredictable weather here in the UK, we seem ever-optimistic about the climate, determined to do everything we can to ‘bring the outside in’ — and what better way to take advantage…


Flat Roofs: A Handy Guide

Flat roofs are exceedingly popular with those looking to create a cool, modern home. Flat roof options help to free up internal space and are often cheaper that pitched roof options as they require fewer…