Home Improvement

How to Clean Laminate Flooring

If laminate floors are not cleaned regularly, they can easily become scratched or warped. You do need to be careful though, as harsh cleansers can damage the laminate. General cleaning with a dry mop should be done on a regular basis, however, there are times when your laminate flooring might need some extra TLC. Here…

Which Type of Drill do You Need? A Buying Guide for Beginners

When it comes to buying a drill for a DIY toolkit, you have a lot of options to choose from. First off, you have several types including hammer, combi, and drill drivers. Then you have the various brands including Bosch, DeWalt, Makita and Ryobi to name just four. If that isn’t enough to make your…

10 Essential Tools for Every Home Should Have Your DIY Toolkit

Every home needs a basic toolkit to do simple jobs around the home. Think of all the DIY tasks you need to do such as painting and decorating, measuring windows for curtains or blinds, hanging pictures, putting up shelves, assembling flat-pack furniture and fixing your kid’s bike. Without a basic toolkit, all of these things…

Building a House Extension: A Step by Step Guide

Building an extension on your house is an excellent way to improve your home. You’ll gain light, space and comfort. When moving house means hassle and costs, from stamp duty to legal fees, extending your house sounds an excellent alternative. This guide will help you: Understand all the stages Identify the planning requirements Evaluate costs…

How to Board Your Loft Whilst Achieving Good Insulation

In this article, I’ll explain how to board your loft the correct way, whilst achieving the recommended insulation thickness. Boarding out a loft helps increase the amount of storage space within your home. It’s the ideal place to store items you do not need regularly, such as Christmas decorations, collectables, or stuff you cannot store…