Development Planning: 2 Things You Need to Keep in Mind

5 December 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are planning to carry out construction or repair work in an area of town which features protected buildings or culturally significant artefacts or landscapes, it is very important that you have a development plan in place which satisfies the local authorities. Below is a guide to two aspects of development planning which you should keep in mind when planning your work. Any sites of historical, natural or indigenous importance Read More 

Bore Holes: 3 Benefits of Trenchless Drilling

29 November 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are in the process of developing a piece of land so you can build property on it, you will need to connect the land to local utilities such as gas, water and telecommunications. Often these utility lines need to be placed under the ground. Below is a guide to the benefits of using trenchless boring techniques to install the required piping. Trenchless boring can help to reduce cost Read More 

7 Tips to Get Rid of Bad Drain Odours

11 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Odours coming from your drains can be annoying. They can also make your bathroom feel dirty or your kitchen seem unappetising. Luckily, there are lots of ways to get rid of odours. Check out these ideas. 1. Use a Commercial Drain Unclogger In a lot of cases, the odour may be coming from something stuck in your drain. To get rid of that clog, try pouring a commercial drain cleaner down the offending drain. Read More 

How to Handle a Flickering Light

21 April 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When you have a flickering light in your home, it can often be construed as nothing more than an annoyance. However, when you have little issues with the lighting in your home, it is often the result of an electrical issue that needs to be addressed. Here are some things you should do if you have a flickering light in your home. Check for a Loose Bulb One of the first things you should do when you have a flickering light is check the light bulb and fixture to see if anything is loose. Read More 

Why Every Residence Needs Double Glazed Windows

17 April 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

In years past, homeowners merely viewed their windows as a source of natural light. Over time and design innovations, households now sport large windows to maximise illumination. Nevertheless, with larger windows also comes the drawback of increased thermal loss for your home, which is especially true if you are using annealed glass in your home. Here are some of the reasons why every residence should invest in double glazed windows. Read More