Kitchen Fitting: Professional vs DIY

Congratulations, you have chosen your perfect kitchen! It wasn’t an easy decision. You probably spent hours deciding on the perfect ultra-modern, high gloss finish, or cosy country kitchen. Now, the question is, should you fit it yourself or call in a professional? DIY vs Professional kitchen fitters The first thing to ask yourself is, [...]

Home Improvements: A guide to underfloor heating

I’m sure at some point or another you have considered installing underfloor heating (UFH). Especially with this cold weather we have been having. What would be better than toasty warm feet without digging out the slippers?! More and more homes these days are fitting underfloor heating. It is a really effective and efficient way [...]

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 [...]