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Home Grown Plot

Home Grown Plot

When you’ve put down roots and raised a family it’s very hard to leave after 40 years, especially if you built the house yourself. But life moves on, the house is now too big and not ideal for retirement living, it’s time to think about…
Kitchen
Kitchen makeover

Kitchen makeover

  Interior Designer Jackie Carton has plenty of experience in transforming a tired kitchen into a fabulous focal point of the home. In this article Jackie demonstrates how this can be achieved with a variety of budgets with stunning effect. Whether the aim was to…
Installing insulation

Installing insulation

Installing Insulation   The key to a warm house is a highly insulated roof; as the insulation is generally apart of the inherent structure of your roof and you get one chance at getting it right. Follow the sequence of this process and the challenges…
Installing Roof Timbers

Installing Roof Timbers

  Installing Roof Structural Timbers   Building a timber roof may not be as hard as you think! Wood is a very forgiving material and if you take the time to set the project out it can be very enjoyable process. Follow the sequence of…
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