Renovating an old building

If you are lucky enough to get your hands on an old building, and are looking to develop it into a lovely place to call home, there are a few things you need to know. Planning permission: If there are structural alterations that need to be done, or that you are looking to add as […]

Retractable Roof Systems

If you are thinking about having retractable roof system, you need to know as much about them as you possibly can to avoid making some very expensive mistakes. The appeal these structures carry is undeniable, but only if they are installed properly. The entire purpose of having retractable roof systems for most homeowners is to […]

The Benefits of External Timber Cladding

Benefits of External Timber Cladding There are many practical and aesthetic benefits to external timber cladding that can offer an array of unique finishes. If you’re considering timber for your renovation requirements to whatever capacity that may be, then read the benefits below – 1.) Insulation Benefits Timber with its reinforced insulating properties can save […]

Installing Metal Roofing Over Asphalt Shingles

Metal roofs are an investment. They can last for 50 years, providing a high level of insulation and roof strength for the building beneath. Installing a new roof however is no simple task, and requires some serious construction and planning work. If you want to install a steel roof over asphalt its recommended that a […]

Why Energy Audits Save Money On Heating Bills

Energy audits are a series of tests carried out in a building that calculate the efficiency of its heating system as well as the buildings overall efficiency. Depending on the results of an energy audit, the auditor will recommend energy saving improvements including low cost changes, as well as larger upgrades that may be paid back over several […]