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Garage Conversion Advice To Add Property Value

4 November 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

One of the most cost-effective means of adding value to your property is to convert the garage from a storage area into a fully useable part of the home. With modern vehicles being adequately protected under well-made carports these days, few Australian homeowners use their garage for actually storing a car in. It is a waste to leave a garage uncared for. Instead, do something with it that will add value to the property and offer you an enhanced living space. Read More …

Tips for Ensuring the Efficiency of Angle Sided Grates Installed on Top of Your Concrete Driveway Drainage Trenches

28 October 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

The use of angle sided grates as a top covering for stormwater drainage trenches is commonplace in many residential driveways across Australia. The secret to ensuring that your angle sided grates work well to protect your driveway trenches from clogging caused by debris is to take proper care of your yard. Here are a number of useful tips to help prevent the angle sided grates installed over the drainage trenches along your concrete driveway from clogging up, minimising the risk of flooding on your property. Read More …

What You Need to Know About Oiling Your Timber Decking

26 October 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

A timber deck is a significant investment that every homeowner should strive to preserve. The process of maintaining the deck should begin even before the installation process as the timber is being prepared. Oiling your timber decking before and after installation can dramatically improve its appearance and protect the wood from weathering and decay. Read on to find out more about oiling your timber decking, its benefits, and the ideal types of oil that should be used. Read More …

4 Advantages of Choosing Quartz Over Granite for Your Kitchen Countertops

18 October 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When you're renovating your kitchen, one of the most important things to get right are the countertops. These will be a focal point of the entire room, and it's both hard and expensive to switch them out for an alternative if you don't make the right decision the first time around. There are a few things to take into account when you're deciding on your countertops, but the material you choose is one of the most important considerations. Read More …

Design Your New Home’s Exterior by Asking These Simple Questions

18 October 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Although most people tend to focus a lot more on their home's interior look, the exterior is important too and should not be neglected. Your home's exterior look determines what style your home will portray, among other things. Below, get started on designing the exterior of your future home by asking yourself these simple questions. How many people will live in the house? Will the house be large, average or compact? Read More …