How to Extend Your Property

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How to Extend Your Property

Hello, my name is Danny and this is my new blog. I live in Sydney, Australia in my dream property. When I bought this house, it wasn't my dream at all but I could see that the place had potential. When I first saw the place, I knew it had potential but it was a little small. I bought it and decided to extend the kitchen and dining room out into the yard. I am not a construction professional so I had no idea how to do this. Thankfully, my friend recommended a fantastic contractor who helped me plan the work and then completed the work in super quick time. I learnt a lot so I would like to share it here.

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Treat Your Light Bulbs Right and Maximise Their Lifespans

22 May 2017
 Categories: , Blog

Despite all the jokes, changing a lightbulb is one of those household tasks that most people can just about manage on their own without needing to call out an electrician. It can be a bit of annoyance, though, especially when you have things to do and a bulb suddenly blows when you enter a room. Usually, you have no idea when it's going to happen, so you can't even plan around it or try to change the bulb before it's too late. Read More …

Pool Fencing: Perks of Vinyl Over Timber

22 May 2017
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There are not many people who would object to the fact that timber is one of the most attractive fencing options that you could consider or your home. However, not many homeowners bear in mind the hidden costs that they would incur over time. These hidden costs would be especially expensive if you are using timber for your pool fencing. If you would like a durable yet cost effective alternative, you should consider erecting vinyl pool fence. Read More …

How to make your business stand out

22 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

There seems to be an invisible force that makes you more likely to buy from one store rather than another. The layout of your office or shop affects how customers will perceive your business; this is why shop fitters and office fitters employ the following methods to help you clinch more sales and deals; Good lighting Light is what illuminates your wares for your customers. It seems to be as simple as having a light bulb overhead, but it is an art. Read More …

Why Is Asphalt Better Than Concrete for a Home Driveway?

22 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When it comes to your home's driveway, you want to ensure you invest in the right materials for your property. This means something strong and durable, as well as attractive, as a driveway can easily affect your home's overall curb appeal. When deciding between asphalt and concrete, note a few tips to consider as to why asphalt might be the better option for your home. Appearance Concrete can be painted or stained and then also stamped to make it look more attractive than its standard dull grey colour, but consider the long-term costs and work of maintaining this appearance. Read More …

How to Keep Leaves Out of Stormwater Drainage Systems

22 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Clogs in your storm drainage system can prevent the whole thing from working, and that can lead to backed up water or flooding where you least want it. One of the most common materials that ends up clogging storm drains is leaves. Here are some tips for keeping leaves out of your storm drainage system. 1. Rake Regularly To prevent leaves from turning into clogs, rake your yard on a regular basis. Read More …