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Home Maintenance You May Be Overlooking

Owning a house is a huge responsibility, and there are a lot of factors to keep in mind. You’re responsible for keeping track of your mortgage, and making sure your house is in tip-top condition. That might mean keeping a balanced feng-shui, or ensuring that the wallpaper molding matches the color of the floorboards. But […] More

What is Home Heating Oil?

What is home heating oil? Home heating fuel oil is usually referred to as HHO or biodiesel. It can be an alternative to diesel, gasoline or kerosene. This is made from vegetable oil, which is obtained from plants like vegetable oil and peanut oil. This is very different from most of the fuels that are […] More

5 Signs Your Home Needs New Insulation

Home is where a person is most comfortable at. It is essential that the home is made as comfortable as possible for the person living in it. The biggest issues we face is due to weather change. In summers our homes are too hot and in winters too cold. A solution to overcome this is […] More

How To Detect Leaks And Deal With Them For Good?

The only time that homeowners will call a Frisco plumber is when problems with water leaks become worse. Whether it has to do with annoying faucet leaks or major plumbing issues, early detection can prevent costly repairs. There are leaks that you can easily fix on your own. However, there is a risk involved with […] More

Steps for Finishing Your Basement

Many of us want to transform our basements into a more usable space where we can either work full time or spend our spare time having fun or just relaxing with our friends and family. In addition to plumbing, electrical work, and flooring, you have to consider the ceiling, insulated walls, and so on to […] More

How to make sure your home is waterproof for the winter

With winter fast approaching us and the UK already experiencing a very high level of rainfall now is the optimum time to make those maintenance improvements to your home that will keep you dry. Adding timber cladding to an extension or new build is a great way to help protect the inner section of the […] More

3 amazing tips for restoring teak garden furniture

Furniture, particularly outdoor furniture can be a bit of a nightmare when it comes to keeping it in good condition. With the environment, general wear and tear, and a whole load of other variables working against you, it can often seem like you are fighting a losing battle. Teak garden furniture is particularly challenging as […] More

The best ways to utilise teak furniture

When you are building the perfect garden for your new home finding the right additions for the outdoor space in the form of furniture, plants, and decor is a very important first step. If you do not think carefully about the type of furniture and decor that you are going to using you run the […] More

A brief introduction to European Oak Timber

Sourcing the right timber that is local to your build is essential in keeping your carbon footprint low. With that in mind, many people are choosing to use European Oak Timber in their construction projects. This hardwood is versatile and attractive in its appearance if well maintained.  Here is a brief look at the benefits […] More

Is it time to update or upgrade your conservatory?

Conservatories were previously only used for special occasions and were definitely a statement of wealth and high-culture. Now they are very popular and you’ll see many houses with them. They look amazing in gardens with composite decking, leading from the door out in to the garden, the perfect garden party setup. They’re also no longer […] More