Building a New House

Building a New House

Everything You Need to Know About Aluminium Balustrading

13 October 2018
 Categories:
Construction & Contractors, Blog

A balustrade is a structure consisting of a rail and supporting posts, called balusters. The balusters are joined together and spread evenly apart. This forms a unit with a handrail on the top. Balustrading is the term used for the combination of the balusters and the handrail. They offer privacy and safety and are available in a variety of designs. Where balustrades can be used Aluminium balustrades can be used in a number of locations.
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Should You Install Acoustic Panels in Your Office?

26 September 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

As a business owner, you need to create a conducive environment for your workers to thrive and achieve their full potential. However, one of the greatest undermining factors to employee productivity is noise. Whether it's from the cars on the road next to your building or the workshop on the floor below yours, noise can drastically reduce the efficiency of your workers. If your office is located in a noisy environment, you should be thinking about installing acoustic paneling.
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Two tips for those who are about to fully renovate their homes

1 August 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are about to renovate your home, from top to bottom, you may find the following two tips to be useful. Spend a large portion of your renovation budget on a new roof Whilst it might be tempting to splurge on things that will enhance the appearance of your home (such as, for example, real hardwood floors or a marble worktop for your kitchen), it is vital to ensure you spend a significant portion of your renovation budget on high-end roofing materials, as the roof plays a determining role in the structural stability of your home.
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3 Things to Know Before Installing Skylight Windows in a Tiny Home

26 June 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Skylights are a common option in tiny home builds. They can be added to most standard tiny home blueprints, or as an option to current blueprint designs. The skylights available do come in a variety of designs. There is more that you need to know about skylight windows beyond adding them and choosing a design. Here are three things to know about installing skylights in your tiny home to make them more suitable for your lifestyle and more comfortable for your home plans.
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4 Aspects for Truck Owners to Consider When Buying Aftermarket Truck Seats

1 May 2018
 Categories: , Blog

Ideally, truck seats should be ergonomically designed to provide support and comfort to drivers of all body sizes for an entire shift. For instance, the design of the backrest should mimic the S-curve shape of the back. Also, since trucks vibrate a lot, the seats must dampen any vibration that might cause potential injuries to truck operators. Therefore, with proper seats, truck operators are likely to realise reduced rates of fatalities, injuries and illnesses.
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Building a New House

If you have decided to build a new house, you may be trying to figure out where to begin. Drawing up the plans, buying materials and laying foundations can all be time-consuming and sometimes confusing work. I was quite bullish when I decided to build my own home and I tried to do a lot of this work single-handedly. However, I soon realised that this would be impossible. In the end, I called in a team of construction contractors who helped to complete the property. I watched them at work and I learnt lots of useful stuff which I will write about here.

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