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 […]

Fixing Roof Leaks Around Vents

A common place where leaks occur are around roofing vents. These are designed to let air flow in or out of the building, but not to let rainwater in. So if water is managing to find its way in around these parts of the roof, it should be fixed as soon as possible. To fix […]

Advantages of Building Restoration

At one time or the other, you might realise that one of your buildings in your home in the UK has aged or is damaged. When this happens you have the opportunity to restore it to its former look or demolish and build a new one. When you compare the two options you will find […]

An Overview of Basic Building Regulations

When planning any kind of construction project, it is important to understand the basic building regulations which are in place to uphold a minimum standard over all new construction. These standards protect the occupiers and members of the public against dangers to health or personal safety. The regulations also contribute to the conservation of energy […]