Mistakes to Avoid When Building Your Own Deck

It's not typically recommended that a homeowner build their own deck, as this job is often more complicated and difficult than many homeowners realise, and you can easily wind up with a deck that sags or even shifts out of place. A professional deck builder has the tools and know-how needed to ensure a deck is level and secure and will know how to properly seal the wood once the deck is built to reduce the risk of mould and mildew forming. [Read More]

Why You Should Avoid Trying to Install Home Flooring Yourself

New home flooring can be an expensive investment, but you want to avoid thinking you can trim this cost by installing your chosen flooring material yourself. While there are some simple peel-and-stick tiles that might be a DIY installation job, installing carpeting, tile that needs added adhesive, or timber floor slats is often more complicated than you might realize. Note why that is, and why it's good to leave flooring installation to the professionals for each of these materials. [Read More]

Tiling Materials that are Commonly used in Flooring

Tiles are a convenient, durable and cost-effective option for the home. They can be used in multiple areas of the interior space, from the bathroom to the living room and kitchen. Tiles are flexible enough to be designed into many different looks. They can mirror glass, marble, pebble and wood. Here are the main types of tiling materials that can be used for the home.  Glass Glass tiles are typically used as glass mosaic tiles for areas such as walls and floors. [Read More]

4 Tips for Choosing the Best Timber Flooring

When designing a room, timber flooring is an essential consideration due to its ability to influence the style on top of providing utility. There is a wide range of  wood species and floor styles to choose from in the market today. It is  therefore imperative to know how to settle on the right purchase. Here are a few tips to guide you when choosing timber flooring. 1.    Consider the Size of the Room [Read More]