When having a building project, you can either have a builder help you or you can DIY. When it comes to structural timber, a builder knows the quality to buy and the correct timber supplies you may require. If you are doing it yourself and have little experience, you might not have this information. You can easily buy the wrong timber, leading to wastage of money and an unstable structure. Note the things you need to consider to get the correct timber and timber supplies: [Read More]
Unique Options for Your Pool Renovations
Swimming pool renovations are part of many landscape renovation and upgrade plans. Residential pool owners may think of pool renovations as simply upgrading the pool lining or the tiles. The truth is there are several unique options for your pool that pool builders can provide. Here are a few of the unique options you can consider and what to know about each one. Tanning Ledges An upgrade that many residential pool owners are considering is the addition of tanning ledges. [Read More]
How a Skylight Can Transform Your Home
If you live in a terraced home or the middle of a congested, urban environment, then you may not have too much of a view to admire. You may look onto another row of houses or some mature trees and these will all tend to block the sunlight during most of the day. Of course, there's not much that you can do about this in practical terms, short of cutting down the trees or even moving to a new house, but you may be able to look upwards for some relief. [Read More]
How Can You Deal with Growing Noise Pollution at Home?
The World Health Organisation is on a mission to help rein in noise pollution around the world. They are very serious issues surrounding this problem, especially when you consider that high levels of noise pollution can lead to health issues, stroke and even early death. A study in London found that deaths rose by 4% in areas where daytime traffic noise was, on average, greater than 60 dB. As you live in an inner-city location you may be aware of elevated noise levels and you may find it difficult to complete certain activities like getting a good night's sleep. [Read More]