How to Naturallly Banish Smelly Drains (and When You Should Be Concerned About the Smell)

Once something is washed away down a drain, it should be gone. You certainly don't want to be reminded of whatever might have been washed away by a lingering odour. But this is an annoyingly common matter with household drains. Sure, there are many chemicals that will deodorise your smelly drains, and yet perhaps you would prefer a more natural solution? An unpleasant lingering odour can quite easily be banished using products you probably already have at home, although there are also times when a lingering odour can be a sign of a more serious plumbing problem. Read More 

Two Tips for a Safe Renovation Project

If you're planning to renovate your home, it's important to ensure that you do so in a safe and sensible manner; construction work of any kind brings with it a whole host of potential hazards, which could cause damage your property or put you or your renovation team at risk of injury. Here are two tips for a safe renovation project. Take precautions when tackling electrical work A typical renovation project may involve hammering nails into, or even tearing down, walls, behind which lie a large number of electrical cables. Read More 

DIY Guide for Repairing Small Cracks in Plasterboard Ceilings

Plasterboard ceilings are a common feature in most old houses as well as some modern homes. The presence of small cracks in these ceilings is often one of the earliest signs that the plaster is deteriorating. It is important to patch up the cracks as soon as they begin to show. The good news is that repairing small cracks in plaster is a DIY-friendly job. Here is a basic repair guide for homeowners who would like to fix the small cracks in their ceilings by themselves. Read More 

New Tactics Modern Construction Companies Are Using to Attract the Best Truckers

Reliable transport service is key to ensuring that construction work remains on course. Truckers that work for construction companies play a pivotal role by ensuring that building materials and supplies are delivered at the job site when required and in good time. But with the demand for competent and experienced truck drivers reaching a record high, it may be quite difficult for new construction fleet managers to attract the best candidates. Read More 

Various Types of Glass Splashbacks Are Available

Although splashbacks were conventionally used in the kitchen, they have steadily started to be incorporated into various rooms of the house. You can now find splashbacks in bathrooms, laundry rooms and anywhere else that you would like to protect your walls from moisture damage while adding visual interest to the room. One of the popular materials used to create splashbacks is glass because it is one of the low maintenance options and comes in an assortment of styles to suit the d├ęcor of your residence. Read More