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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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 …

Top Reasons to Use Composite Timber Supplies for Your Structure

19 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Timber supplies are the most utilised material for most types of construction. However, the type of wood that you use will dictate how durable your structure will be. Thus, if you cannot afford to invest in premium timber species' you should consider economic solutions that will not detract from the appearance of your structure. One economical alternative that you could consider is composite timber. Composite timber supplies, which are also referred to as wood plastic composites, are created using wood fibres that have been mixed with thermoplastics. Read More …

Locksets You Should Use For Your Commercial Premises

19 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Constructing your first business premises is an exhilarating process. However, with the broad range of decisions that you would have to make, you may easily overlook the process of making a selection of locksets. It should be noted that commercial premises would have different security and privacy needs as compared to residential structures. Thus, it is essential to know what the different locks are available to you so that you can make an informed decision on what would suit your business. Read More …

How to Open Up a Small Room In Your Home

19 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you have a small bedroom, office, or other space in your home, you want to give extra consideration to how you decorate that room, and to its overall layout. A few simple changes can make the room seem bigger and brighter, whereas even small decorating mistakes can make it seem more closed-in and claustrophobic. Note a few tips for opening up a small room in your home so you make the most of the space, and make it look as attractive as possible. Read More …