Day: October 3, 2017

Tips for Maintaining Your Leadlight Windows

Tips for Maintaining Your Leadlight Windows

Door & Windows
It is important to regularly maintain your windows to ensure increased longevity and visual appeal, as you go about your daily house cleaning routine don’t neglect to include your windows in this process. Windows are subjected to outdoor elements which gradually rust and corrode vital components. Properly maintained windows not only protect your home, they also make your property look clean and presentable. The following maintenance tips will help you increase the longevity of your windows. Dealing with Different Materials It is important to include windows in your housework cleaning schedule for a variety of reasons. If you currently have wooden frames bordering your leadlight glass panels you’ll need to keep them clean and free of filth. Use a slightly dampened cloth and rub down the
Converting a Loft Makes Sense in Today’s Housing Market

Converting a Loft Makes Sense in Today’s Housing Market

Home Improvement
When you convert a loft, you add space to your home without having to build an extension. What could be simpler? You also experience other benefits that are well worth noting. Making a Decision The following elements are considered when converting a loft: If your loft has a head height of at least 2.3 metres, it usually can be converted. However, you still have to consider the location of the water tank or chimney. The pitch of the roof factors into a decision to convert as well. If you need more bedrooms or bathrooms, a loft conversion can balance out your entire living space. A Better Return on Investment Additionally, you will receive a good return on your investment when you choose to convert. Usually, you will increase the value of your home by about £50,000 as most co
Upcoming interior design trends for 2018

Upcoming interior design trends for 2018

Home Decor
Like to keep an eye on interior design trends? Well, here’s our run down of the best to look out for in 2018, so you can get started on your design projects.    Grey tones Use a pale soft grey as the perfect backdrop in your home; it’s versatile and unobtrusive, showing your statement accessories to their best advantage. Grey has the extraordinary capacity to be cool in the summer and warm in the winter; a characteristic few hues possess, so introduce it into your home without delay.    Crafts with a twist Look at traditional crafts with a fresh eye and introduce handmade items into your home that show personality or adopt a new take on an ancient technique. Look out for a statement hand thrown vase in a jewel-like colour or put your feet up on a knitted pouffe, they’re all the rage r