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Flat Renovation Guide

By |2019-08-15T10:41:51+00:00August 19th, 2019|Blog|

Any property refurbishment is an exciting and rewarding project, but a flat renovation is very different from a house renovation. Flats come with their own unique challenges that you just don’t get with a house. Unless you are lucky enough to be renovating a ground floor flat, you will have the added struggle of completing [...]

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What is a Party Wall Agreement and Do You Need One?

By |2019-08-08T10:44:58+00:00August 8th, 2019|Blog|

Planning a home extension or other construction project on your property is no easy task. In addition to planning and completing the project itself, there are also various legalities that may need to be completed before the construction company you appointed can get to work. It is not just planning permission that you need to [...]

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How to Get Started With a Home Extension

By |2019-08-14T09:59:36+00:00July 29th, 2019|Blog|

Deciding to extend your home is a big decision, and whether you want to add more space or increase the value of your property, a home extension is a great option. There are several ways to increase the size of your home via an extension, including reducing your outdoor space and increasing your indoor space [...]

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Cracks in Walls: How to Figure Out if They Are Serious

By |2019-08-14T09:59:57+00:00July 15th, 2019|Blog|

No matter how much you love the home you’re in, being a homeowner can sometimes seem like a thankless task, especially when it comes to property maintenance. Even for those who buy new build homes, there’s probably always seems to be something that needs fixing. Working out whether this ‘something’ is serious or not, and [...]

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How Do Residential Construction Loans Work?

By |2019-08-14T09:59:57+00:00July 5th, 2019|Blog|

For people looking to self build their next home, residential construction loans are one way to fund the cost of the work. Also known as a self-build loan, they are short-term loans that cover the cost of building new, private, homes before a mortgage can be taken out. Who Can Apply for A Construction Loan? [...]

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Commercial Property Maintenance Checklist

By |2019-08-14T09:59:57+00:00June 25th, 2019|Blog|

Whether you’re a business owner or run a business responsible for commercial property maintenance, you can make your life a lot easier by creating and following a checklist. You could also potentially save yourself a lot of money because one of the main benefits of a checklist is that it helps identify issues before they [...]

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10 Ways To Increase The Value of Your Home Before Selling

By |2019-08-14T09:59:55+00:00June 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Every homeowner wants to achieve the highest possible price for their property when selling. When it comes to increasing the value of your home before putting it on the market, there are a few home refurbishment tasks and ideas that can easily add a few more pounds to your home without costing you too much. [...]

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The North East’s Most Expensive Streets

By |2019-08-14T09:59:57+00:00June 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|

The North East of England is known for its natural beauty and urban centres, but it is also home to some impressive and expansive properties. Northumberland has its very own ‘millionaire’s row’ in Runnymede Road, with a lot of homes in the street selling for £1m or more. As a North East based construction company, [...]

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8 Questions To Ask Before Building A New Home

By |2019-08-14T09:59:56+00:00May 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Choosing to build your own dream home is a huge and very exciting decision. A custom built property has an array of benefits, such as being able to incorporate features and amenities that are specifically designed to your unique lifestyle. You can design your perfect property that will suit you and your family’s every need. [...]

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Understanding ‘Non-Standard Construction’

By |2019-08-14T09:59:55+00:00May 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Bricks are one type of material used in standard construction When you’re buying or building a new home, you would normally expect them to be built with brick, concrete or stone and have a roof that uses slate, tiles, metal or concrete, all of which fall within what’s known as standard construction.  If you buy [...]

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