Businesses that started in garage spaces

We tend to think of the garage as a place where the car lives. However, it’s become a place of more creative endeavour than simple vehicle storage. All over the UK people have been turning the humble garage into art studios, home gyms, craft rooms, games rooms, pubs and even offices. In fact, car insurers…

Choosing the Right Valve For Your Needs

When choosing a valve, make sure you do your research. Before you review manufacturing catalogues, consider the scale of your project. This will help you gauge the cost of different valve types. You may also want to consult with a trusted supplier. A reliable valve supplier will provide parts quickly and understand your requirements. This…

Why Wet Rooms Are So Popular

If you’re considering installing a wet room, you may be wondering why they’re so popular. The answer depends on your lifestyle and what you need from your bathroom. The extra plumbing work will also affect the look of your wet room, so you may want to factor that in when calculating the cost of your…

Migrating your garage into a garden room

If you have just bought a property in Birmingham and had the joy of utilising a professional company such as Sam Conveyancing to help with the conveyancing Birmingham advice and support you needed you’ll be wanting to get into the new home and get the garden in ship shape order. Did you know that you…

5 signs your home needs rewiring

Do you suspect that your home might need rewiring? Has it been an age since your lighting was updated? Here are some telltale signs that you might need to carry out some updating of your electrics: Flickering Are you experiencing flickering or dimming of lights? If you’ve recently changed the bulbs so know it’s not…

Ten tips for first time buyers

When it comes to buying a home, there’s lots to look out for and it’s important to get things right. For those buying a house for the first time it can be a daunting prospect, trying to discover all the things to look for in your first home and all the legalities of carrying out…

How to redesign your kitchen

When it comes to redesigning your kitchen there are a number of things that you will want to consider. First is the budget that you have available, the kinds of appliances that you need to have in your kitchen and what type of aesthetic touches that you’d like. Image credit One of the best ways…

Creating a Home Gym in your Garage

If you have a garage, you may feel that niggling feeling that you are not really getting the best use from it. Often, we end up using garages as dumping grounds, which is a shame because they have a lot more potential. One thing that many people realised was a great thing to do, especially…