Block Paving Prices & Cost Per M2 (for 2020)

Block paving is a common sight in the residential areas of the UK. Furthermore, it sometimes seems that almost every house has a driveway or patio constructed from block paving. Why is block paving installation so popular? Firstly, they are readily available from garden centres, builders merchants and home improvement stores. They come in a … Read more

Cost of Repointing Brickwork – House & Walls Guide (updated)

When you build a house or wall from stone, brick or concrete block (the ‘hard bits’) you need something soft and malleable to mould itself to the contours of the ‘hard bits’; will act as an adhesive to hold the ‘hard bits’ together; and to waterproof the joints between the ‘hard bits’. A professional will … Read more

Cost of Rewiring A House (2020 Guide)

If we own a house, there will come a time when we need to have some electrical work done. For some reason, the word ‘rewiring’ usually strikes fear into householders. They imagine huge bills and months of upheaval in the house as electricians rip up floorboards and knock the plaster off the walls. Yes, rewiring … Read more

Scaffolding Hire Prices (for 2020)

Scaffolding is indispensable as safety and access equipment when working above head height. Many people look at the cost of scaffolding or staging and dismiss it, preferring instead to use a ladder. Working from a ladder wastes time and is often unsafe. The operative will balance on the rungs, only able to work with one … Read more

Karndean Flooring Cost – Including Fitting & Installation

Karndean is a company who specialises in manufacturing luxury vinyl flooring. Vinyl is a durable and wear-resistant material perfect for making into floor coverings. The surface is softer than most other hard floor coverings and is very resistant to stains. Vinyl flooring comes in different thicknesses and qualities and this will determine its durability. Karndean, … Read more

Fitted Wardrobe Costs – Bespoke Installation & Fitting

Everyone needs somewhere to store their clothes, but sometimes a standard freestanding wardrobe won’t do at all, and in cases like these, you need to have a fitted wardrobe.  Let’s take a look at your circumstances and the different potential problems before we move on and find out what types are available and how much … Read more

How Much Does A Roof Replacement Cost?

Domestic roofs always come in a variety of shapes, sizes and materials. Whatever the variations are, however, they all have certain features in common that have been developed over many thousands of years to keep the interiors dry and warm. Because the style of roof, its construction principles and types of roofing materials can vary, … Read more