Posts Tagged‘house’

Important Aspects to Consider Before You Start a Home Extension

Just over two years ago my wife and I were faced with a decision that many growing families face, that being that the home was no longer big enough for our needs. When this moment arrives you are faced with a decision as to whether to improve your existing home, or move to a bigger property. My wife and I decided that we were happy in our location and we did not want to face the upheaval of moving. Deciding upon the house extension was one thing, but the process of actually doing so was pretty tough. With this in…

Health Risks of DIY

Jobs around the home and upcycling have become increasingly popular amongst homeowners in recent years with many taking DIY up as a hobby rather than just through necessity. A recent survey around DIY in the home saw a huge 23% of those asked were planning on a DIY project for 2017, almost a quarter. Upcycling in particular has become pretty fashionable too and lots of people are looking to put their own stamp on their home through breathing fresh life into old pieces of furniture. What many people may not be aware of is the dangers that come with doing DIY…