Do you have an older home that has no cavity wall? Is the inside often very cold, even with the heating on? Are your home heating bills costing you more and more each year? Does the outside of your house attract mould, cracks and flaking paint? Then there is a solution for your house...Continue reading
I’m writing this article in November and to be honest, it’s still fairly mild during the day, but the nights are certainly getting colder and it won’t be long before the cold and wind of winter really bites. With that in mind, how can you keep your home warm, without just turning the heating...Continue reading
We all hear about the benefits of having cavity wall insulation and the much lauded saving on costly fuel bills but did you know in some properties it can do more harm than good? Let’s first make it crystal clear though, this is not applicable to all homes with cavity wall insulation, in fact...Continue reading
It goes without saying that your roof is one of the most important, in fact maybe THE most important thing on your house so if your roof has problems, do you call a qualified roofer, or a wall coating company who offer roof coatings in their range? We are always looking for new products...Continue reading
If you are sat reading this wrapped up and still feeling cold in your house you could be suffering from “Cold wall syndrome”. Your house, not you of course! Do you fancy learning about something that will help cure it, and bring heat to your home?...
Are you looking to make extra space in your house? The answer could be right under your feet! A basement or cellar below a house is often an unloved and unused space but with a little hard work and knowledge, it can be transformed into a variety of things....
Do you have a leaky roof? All types of roof, whether flat or sloping roofs, need to be waterproof, weatherproof, insulated, and also have a good means of draining away water from rain, such as gutters and downpipes. Here are some tips to avoid this very major issue....
Does noise bother you? Whether we live in a house or an apartment, noise, from neighbours or nearby businesses, can ruin not only our sleep, but our daily lives too. Surveyor Guy Alexander Bell discusses and explains solutions for soundproofing houses and flats in a sustainable way, to provide a better quality of life...Continue reading
Cavity wall insulation is defined as the injection of an insulating material (usually recycled cardboard, rockwool or polystyrene balls) which fill the cavity (the space between the inner and outer walls) of a house and provide a thermal barrier. There are tremendous benefits to this system, although there are critics of it too and...Continue reading
Exterior wall Insulation, is it really something that you want or need on your home? We discuss whether having a render exterior wall coating applied to your home is such a good idea? Homes are very important to everyone, it’s where we live, sometimes where we work, and where we relax and enjoy the...Continue reading