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Warning for home owners over summer improvements

Home owners thinking of improving their properties over the summer have been warned to check credentials after it was revealed up to half the UK’s building contractors may be underinsured. Experts at ConstructionInsure.co.uk claim that around half of all UK contracting firms,... View Article

Quote of the Week – 14th May 2018

“I don’t think that architecture is only about shelter, is only about a very simple enclosure. It should be able to excite you, to calm you, to make you think.” – Zaha... View Article

Deadline nears for self-build mortgage applicants

People looking to build their dream home at Graven Hill in Bicester have just a few days to apply for an innovative pilot mortgage scheme. Cherwell District Council is trialling the product, which requires self builders to have a deposit... View Article

Avocado bathroom – time for a comeback!

Even at the luxury end of the bathroom market, there has been little innovation in sanitary-ware in recent years, so when a client of ours in the film industry asked us to design them something unique, we wondered if it... View Article

BLM British Lead introduces technical support service

BLM British Lead is pleased to announce the launch of its own in-house technical support service with David Pounds joining the company as Technical Advisor. David comes with a wealth of knowledge and experience in the industry, having spent 13... View Article

Home improvement figures increase across the South East

Home improvement figures across the South East increased through 2017 with more than 94,000 planning applications submitted, rising by 3 per cent. The ‘Home Improvers of Great Britain 2018’ report, compiled by construction industry analysts Barbour ABI shows that for... View Article

Brits spend more than £40bn making their house a home

As National Home Improvement Month begins, NAEA Propertymark reveals UK homeowners have spent a total of £41 billion doing up their homes over the last five years – an average of £1,875 each. With growing house prices making it increasingly difficult... View Article
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