Category building

January checkatrade.com ‘How to’ – hang a door

Monthly ‘How to’ from Checkatrade.com and A Passion for Homes Our very popular monthly ‘How to’ blog from a checkatrade.com expert continues with:  How to hang an internal door: By Nick Underwood, owner, 1st Choice Improvements heating and plumbing. ‘Sometimes homeowners wish to replace doors inside their homes or hang news ones if they are […]

Space saving loft design by Landmark Lofts

This guest blog by Landmark Lofts is a great read, featuring designer tips on making the most of space in a loft, often an awkward shape to work with – some tips are definitely transferable to other rooms in your house too! Enjoy… How to maximise space in your home – a space-saving guest post […]

How Jo’s interview with Oliver Heath resulted in new life for an antique lock…

Guest blog by Wayne de Wet – Multiple Award Winning Decorator ‘My client’s home was built in 1880 in the City of Norwich, Norfolk. The foundations of the previous house, which must have been much bigger, can still be found under the front garden. Remains of the past often find their way to the surface […]

Planning, Regulations, Extensions and Lofts – Expert advice for your building dream needs from LLP

We all have dreams of extending our house, whether it be a loft conversion, home extension or even a complete remodel.  To most of us the thought of going ahead with this kind of work, even though exciting, can also be very daunting.  Who do you use? Can you trust the builder? Planning permission? Jargon? […]