6 Common mistakes when starting a building project

Whether you’re planning a renovation, extension or a complete new build there are a whole host of pitfalls you can fall into. Beginning any sort of building or renovation work can be a daunting prospect. We’ve compiled a list of the most common mistakes made by those who take on these projects. By reading [...]

How much does it cost to convert a conservatory into a garden room?

Do you have and old conservatory? If you do, chances are you suffer from it being too cold in winter and too hot in summer. So why not convert it to an insulated garden room that you can enjoy all year round? A light, but well insulated room that bridges the gap between the [...]

The benefits of using glass in your building project

Glass has been around since about 500BC. But it’s come a long way since then. It’s a key material in modern architecture, engineering and construction. As well as conventional windows, it can be used for insulation, structural components, external glazing, cladding, not to mention its decorative function. Along with builders across the world, we’re [...]

Tips for successfully pairing old with new in a renovation project

One of our latest projects is renovating a beautiful old North Norfolk barn into a new home. One of the challenges with this project was how to join two smaller barns together. In this instance, our client wanted a fairly traditional approach: a simple glazed corridor with tiled roof and supporting posts. But it’s [...]