About Me

Contractors Can Improve Your Home

Hello! I would like to give you the warmest welcome to my blog. My name is Pete and last year, I decided to carry out some home improvements. Somewhat foolishly, I decided to try and carry out the work myself. As you can imagine, it was a bit of a disaster as I do not have many skills. Thankfully, I have a friend who works in the construction and contracting service. He called in some of his friends who were able to come in and fix up the mess I had made. I am really pleased with the results so I thought I would write about it here.


Latest Posts

Contractors Can Improve Your Home


Tips for a Successful Painting Project for Your Home

Painting is a great way to spruce up a home. Not only does it provide a chance to try different colours, but it also creates a clean and new finish. Here are some tips for a successful painting project. Accent Wall  You might want to add visual interest to a room with a bold colour, such as sapphire blue or emerald green, but be hesitant that it will overwhelm the space.

Ideas for Configuring Your Home Extension

You might consider moving to a new house if your home feels cramped. Instead, you could build an extension to your existing place and thus avoid the costs and hassles of selling, moving, and buying a new property. The advantage of an extension is that you can configure it to suit your needs. Here are some ideas to help you work out what's best for you. Big, Open-Plan Kitchen  Some older houses have small kitchens, separated from other living areas.

Why You Should Get Your Commercial Fridge Inspected At Least Once A Year

Australia has a burning hot summer that often creates untenable heat that many people look to escape from. Whether that is by cooling off by buying a cold drink or ice cream or perhaps just trying to lounge out at home, cooling techniques have always been an important part of life in Australia. That also goes for businesses, with many companies both big and small owning commercial fridges. These fridges keep items of all kinds cool and ready for use, but what you may not know is that they can also be prone to maintenance issues if you are not vigilant.

Reasons to Choose a Custom Builder for Your Home

If you're building a new home, you might wonder whether to choose a custom builder or go with pre-designed or pre-built options. Here are several reasons to go with a custom design. Personality A custom-built home lets you express your personality. You can incorporate your favourite elements into the layout. For example, you could construct an extensive north-facing verandah if you enjoy relaxing outside. Or lay timber planks throughout the home if that's what you love.

Building Concrete Structures? Why You Need Concrete Reinforcement

If you need concrete work done for your construction projects, don't settle on ordinary concrete work. Instead, enjoy increased benefits by choosing reinforced concrete. Reinforced concrete goes above and beyond your basic concrete work. It does that by adding steel reinforcement to the concrete mix. The end result is concrete which provides long-lasting benefits. If you're not sure how reinforced concrete will benefit your construction projects, read the list provided below.

Is Your Work Creating Too Much Vibration?

Are you adequately considering how much your construction work may be affecting others? You are probably aware that noise from the building site could impact neighbouring properties, and you may have thought about how deliveries to your site could be restricting access for your neighbours – but have you considered the effect of vibration from your site? What Could Be Causing the Vibration? Almost any equipment or activity on your site has the potential to cause vibration, but not all vibrations will pose a problem.