Outdoor Chair Cushions To Help: When Hosting a Garden Party, Comfort is a King

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When you host a party, the goal is to get people to relax and enjoy themselves for a while, talking and mingling. But nothing will kill an outdoor party faster than uncomfortable seating. The problem with most outdoor furniture sets is just that. They are uncomfortable. They’re not meant to be sat in for several … Read more

Leaking roof or condensation? What’s the difference?

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Leaking roofs are a number one nuisance.  It can be very difficult to work out where the leak is coming from and different weather conditions can produce leaks in different places. More confusingly, where there are horizontal roof boards or rafters the leak may be eight to 10 feet away from where you see a … Read more

Choosing Tiles For Your Roof Style and Character

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The style of the roof is hugely significant in determining the character of a house, but it’s something that few of us really take time to consider.   There are many different options to consider when renovating your roof and the choice of tiles will make a big difference in the appearance of your home. If … Read more

Roof Repairs After A Major Storm – When Should You Call Your Insurance Company?

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After a major storm, the phones of roofing companies start ringing loudly – and with good reason.  High winds themselves shouldn’t damage your roof, but falling tree branches, TV aerials, or chimneys will. Take immediate action if your roof has been damaged If your roof is damaged, act quickly. Turning a blind eye to a … Read more

Canopies, Awnings, Pergolas. Increase Your Home’s Value With Exterior Shades

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A number of options are available to those who are thinking of increasing the value of a house: think renovation, improvement, or structural addition. The renovation process can entail something as simple as repainting a wall to ripping out old kitchen cabinets and installing new ones. Improvements encompass anything from altering the layout of a … Read more