Two tips for keeping construction materials safe during your building project

Construction materials can be expensive, so it is important to do what you can to keep these valuable materials safe during your building project. Here are two ways to do this. Store and carry your materials in new timber crates rather than second-hand ones During the building process, you will need to use storage containers to store and transport your smaller construction materials. In this situation, new crates are usually the most practical choice of container. Read More 

What to Look into When Comparing Quotes for Scaffold Hire

Thinking of hiring scaffolding for working in high places but don't know how much your rental should cost? Although renting scaffolding is generally cheaper than buying similar equipment outright, the cost of rental for scaffolding typically varies from service to service.  If you're looking to save on your scaffolding rental, you should get quotes from multiple service providers and compare them. But how can you choose the best quote? Consider the three factors discussed below. Read More 

The Dos and Don’ts of Home Extensions

When people buy or build homes for the first time, they only go for structures that will meet their current needs. They rarely foresee the possibility of outgrowing that space when they have more kids, host friends or have other relatives staying over. Such instances make you see your house for what it really is, and you might start thinking about what you can do to get more space. Luckily, you don't have to worry about breaking the bank to get more space for your loved ones. Read More 

Improving the Curb Appeal of Your Timber Picket Fencing

Timber picket fences are one of the most common designs that homeowners will select for their home. Not only does this style add a classic charm to the overall appearance of your property, but timber is also a durable and widely available material. However, if you have seen one picket fence, you have probably seen them all. Thus, you may be looking for ways to make your picket fencing unique, hence giving your property some character. Read More 

Top 4 Handy Hints for Building a Veranda Successfully

Are you planning to add a verandah in your backyard? Before you take the plunge and construct a verandah, consider indulging in thoughtful planning. Doing it right will save you money and years of regret. Listed below are some handy tips on how to build great verandahs. Pick the right section of the outdoor area to cover Although this seems like a no-brainer, there is nothing worse than having an addition that looks uneven with the rest of the area. Read More