Springtime 2018 came and went in a flash thanks to the freak weather system known as the “Beast from the East”, where whole swathes of the UK simply shut down as no-one could cope with the unexpected snow! However as our fitting teams are hardy Yorkshiremen (!), they eat weather like this for breakfast, soContinue reading
We very much enjoy hearing from a wide range of people all across the country every week and we pride ourselves on our award-winning customer service, but there are some times we cannot help you, but all is not lost…….
Do people point and laugh at your home when walking by? Can you not bear to look at the condition of the exterior? Have people mistaken it for an abandoned property?! Do you despair you could never afford to have it properly fixed and painted? Think again. If you are planning on having relatives aroundContinue reading
Dry rot, damp, mould and other horrors can ruin a home, especially an older, or even historic building. Over the years many methods and tricks have been tried out to locate dry rot in houses, but as the damage is often hidden, how do you find dry rot without ripping the place apart? Step forwardContinue reading
Did you know your home Can be painted during winter? You didn’t? Well it CAN! Our hardy teams are still braving the weather and weatherproofing homes and businesses across the United Kingdom as we speak, but how do they do it? No-one (apart from polar bears and penguins) really like the weather at this timeContinue reading
Does your house need painting but you don’t know where to begin? That should be the FIRST alarm bell ringing just there….You don’t know how, do you? Fair’s fair, I wouldn’t know how to carry out your job, but why are you considering carrying out MY job? It’s easy yes? Oh no it’s not!
Tree-lined streets can be found across the country, in towns, cities and villages, but is living in a verdant suburb all it’s cracked up to be? Is it the good life? We look at the pro’s and con’s of “leafy living” and whether a street flanked by greenery, urban or rural, can be a blessingContinue reading
A recent study by RIBA (The Royal Institute of British Architects) found that most new build homes in the UK are at least one whole room smaller in square metres, than older houses, in fact they go on to suggest that this is detrimental to our health, but why? RIBA advisor Mark Crosby has saidContinue reading
Hi. We’re pretty well known for some damn fine house painting and coating work around the UK, and more recently, in Spain too, but I thought it would be a good idea to show you, dear reader, that there are very similar companies to us around the world.
Unless you live on the moon you’ll be probably more than aware of the recent terrible floods to hit the UK, and of course the various soundbites coming from the government and the environment agency telling us they really are going to sort it out this time. Yeah right.