Harry's Home Improvement Blog

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Harry's Home Improvement Blog

Hello, my name is Harry and this is my home improvement blog. Welcome! On this blog, I will be discussing many different home improvement and construction topics. I should explain that I am not a professional contractor. However, I have just come to the end of a home renovation project which took over 2 years to complete. During that time, I worked with dozens of different contractors in order to get my house into shape. I have spent hours working alongside plumbers, electricians, surveyors and roofing specialist. I learnt so much about their different trades that I decided to start this blog.

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Three Things You Need To Do Before Your Commercial Building Demolition

21 February 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Commercial building destruction might seem like an exciting, movie-esque prospect but in reality, it is just a journey through a lot of paperwork and precautions before the actual event. The demolition itself is the last possible step in a long journey that often starts years and at the very least months beforehand. Before your commercial building demolition takes place there a few steps that you should prepare, or at least consider, to check that this is the right path for you to go down. Read More …

Fundamentals Worth Noting Regarding Land Development Before Construction

22 January 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Gearing up for a construction project on a lot can be an exciting time. Whether you are constructing for personal use or for commercial purposes, you probably have big plans for your project and cannot wait for it to get underway. While there is nothing wrong with this excitement, you should bear in mind that construction is not merely about hiring contractors and erecting the structure. You initially need to embark on land development. Read More …

Answer These 4 Questions First Before Finding the Best Decorative Landscaping Gravel

9 December 2019
 Categories: , Blog

There are countless reasons why you may want to choose decorative gravel for your landscaping needs. However, with the wide range of available options, it can be extremely hard to choose the right gravel for your garden. Seeking help from landscaping professionals can give you much-needed assistance during the selection process.  To help you make an informed decision, let's discuss the essential details you need to pay attention to. Here are four questions you need to find answers to before choosing the perfect decorative landscaping gravel. Read More …

Four Crucial Tips for Safe and Effective Scaffolding

12 November 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When using a scaffold on your construction site, you should prioritise the safety of the workers. In general, this elevated structure will allow you to build or maintain your building with ease and at an affordable price. However, if you are not diligent in promoting the wellbeing of the people on site, the at-height unit could result in serious accidents. Here are core guidelines to keep in mind for safe and effective scaffolding. Read More …

Benefits of Flat Pack DIY Kitchens

21 October 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Having your kitchen remodelled can be expensive. However, if you choose a flat pack DIY kitchen instead, you can save considerably on the overall cost of your kitchen renovation. In addition to big savings, there are other advantages of a flat pack DIY kitchen. Flat pack DIY kitchens are easy to get home and assemble When you purchase kitchen cabinets that are already put together, you then either have to pay for delivery or figure out a way to transport them to your home yourself. Read More …