Building A Garden Wall

A garden wall is a great starter project for a budding DIYer. Not only does it help to train some basic construction skills, but you are also left with a functional and decorative garden feature to enjoy. The first thing to consider when building a garden wall is the foundation. This must not be taken lightly, […]

Common Roofing Materials Used In Construction

With the improvement in construction technology over the years, the roofing materials available to use has increased dramatically. Different homes are best suited for certain roofs, so choosing a good match can take a fair amount of knowledge and expertise. Asphalt Shingles A common roofing material, asphalt shingles are often the most common and the least expensive, depending on […]

Using Bespoke Indoor Signage For New Buildings

Indoor signs are commonly used on new buildings, usually installed as a finishing touch to the project, they are an important part of the interior. They are used a lot once the building is up and running, so high quality signs can be a good investment. Bespoke signs are created in a different way to that of […]

Using Traditional Stonemasonry Techniques On Modern Buildings

While the art of stonemasonry goes back thousands of years, it is no less valuable today. Many modern builders employ the skill of a stonemason to create or improve existing stonework, with beautiful and often informative engravings. Common examples of stonemasonry techniques being used include foundation stones for buildings and memorials that feature decorative stone engravings. Ideally, […]

Floor Tiling, Tips and Techniques

Many homes use floor and wall tiles as part of a functional and decorative solution to home design. With it so commonly used in building, knowing how to lay and finish tiles effectively can add a great deal of value to your construction projects. Here are some tips and techniques that can be used when tiling floors […]