Category: Carpenter & Joiner

Home improvement on a budget: Create a secret room

Even though it’s true that books are losing value with today’s ever growing digitalised world, the fact remains that books are an integral part of human life. It is from the dire need of preserving and passing on knowledge that books were formed.

Bookcases that hold books have been existent for years now in order to hold these precious forms of knowledge. Many people find their bookcases to be the most important part of their home. Not surprising considering the fact that bookcases provide proper shelves to house books in for generation after generation. There are facts, moments, memories and much more that run through the pages of the books. read more

Home Improvement on a budget: Restore your deck

Decks are now considered as one of the most down to earth, low-cost and great ways to add on extra living space to a house. Decks make it opportune to just sit and enjoy your time outside, whether in the day or at night. Whenever friends and family are over, decks provide that excellent extra space to just get away from the rest of the crowd, for a one on one conversation. Entertaining guests on the deck is also a great way of using up the space. There are probably more ways to use a deck than can be listed. read more

Home Improvement on a Budget: Add Elegant Crown Molding

Today’s households include mouldings in innumerable forms. Mouldings offer elegance and class to home settings. Each mould is intended for a precise purpose, whether it be framing a door or window in order to make it look more modern or offering a visual alteration at the connection between walls and floors. There are so many types of mouldings that decorate our homes in today’s time that it’s challenging to differentiate between them.

Types of Moulding

Moulding of the walls or ceilings is a modern way of making the walls appear wider or narrower, depending on how the molding is done. The term “trim” is often used when going through the process of moulding. If you’re one to enjoy repairing or installing staircase parts, fireplace mantles or paneling, you will find a broad range of trims that fit right into your area of interest. read more

Improve your property value: Wood Flooring

Where the heart lies

There is a well-known saying, “home is where the heart lies”. It really doesn’t matter how many stars a hotel has and just how luxurious it is, if you stay week after week at a hotel, you’re bound to miss being home! There is a different kind of attachment every human beings have for the place they consider home.

In line with this, comes how comfortable and appealing we make our homes. One of the main ways of making your homes feel comfortable is the type of floors or flooring you have at home has a huge impact on the overall look and feel of your house and effectively how much your property is priced. read more