Home Renovation

  1. What To Consider When Renovating a Period Property

    What To Consider When Renovating a Period Property

    If you are thinking of renovating a new or existing property there are some pitfalls you will want to avoid. Even experienced renovators can sometimes overlook the basics and it helps to have a clear reminder of the fundamentals. When it comes to giving a property a big makeover there are some mistakes that can prove extremely costly in the...
  2. How To Start a Home Renovation

    How To Start a Home Renovation

    Renovating a property opens up a world of creative possibilities and allows you to build the living space of your dreams. However, with so much to consider and plan it can quickly become an overwhelming prospect once it moves from concept to reality. Below we lay out how to start a home renovation, allowing you to plan in detail what...
  3. How To Renovate A Kitchen

    How To Renovate A Kitchen

    Renovating a kitchen is one of the most exciting projects you can undertake in the home. It’s often seen as the heart of the home and there are endless opportunities to express creativity and personal style. However, it can become an expensive, time-consuming and stressful job if not planned correctly. Breaking down the process into smaller steps will make it...
  4. How To Make Your Home Eco-Friendly As You Renovate

    How To Make Your Home Eco-Friendly As You Renovate

    Renovating your home can prove to be extremely expensive. But there are a number of ways in which you can transform your home without spending a fortune. Using our eco-friendly suggestions, you can make your home more energy efficient while changing and reducing the amount of resources you use that may harm the environment.   Choosing your materials carefully One...
  5. Five Ways to Add Value to Your Home

    Five Ways to Add Value to Your Home

    One of the main reasons for renovating a property is to increase its value ahead of a sale. Experienced renovators purposely buy period buildings to renovate them before selling on at a profit, moving on to another property to repeat the process. If you are considering putting your house on the market and want to maximise its worth, here are five ways to...
  6. Deciding Whether to Renovate With or Without a Contractor

    Deciding Whether to Renovate With or Without a Contractor

    Balancing the needs of your renovation with your available budget can be a concern throughout your project. There is a lot advice and a growing number of professional tips available that allow you to tackle DIY tasks yourself without having to hire external help. You can save valuable money by being your own contractor. But there will be some tasks that require a...
  7. 6 Ways To Budget Effectively For a Home Renovation

    6 Ways To Budget Effectively For a Home Renovation

    Wherever possible you will want to save money on your renovation. The rewards are huge but it can place a huge strain on your finances in the process. With so much to consider, costs can become unmanageable without clear organisation and planning. Taking care of your budget will be central to the success of the project. If you want to know how to...
  8. 10 Steps to Renovating a Room

    10 Steps to Renovating a Room

    There is a lot of planning and research involved in renovating a room to make sure it is completed to a high standard. But where do you start and how do you end? We’ve put together ten steps to renovating a room to help get you started. 1) Make a plan Renovating is not something that can be completed to a high...

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