How To Choose A Quote For Your Building Work

How To Choose A Quote For Your Building Work

So you’ve got your house extension plan in place, the architect has provided detailed drawings of the home of your dreams, you’ve sent these out to numerous builders and building firms and you’ve got at least 3 quotes back. Now how do you go about choosing which one...

How Long Will My Extension Take To Build?

One of the most frequently asked questions that we as trusted Bolton builders get asked is, how long will an house extension take to build? In many cases the answer is the same as to ‘how long is a piece of string?’ because all projects will differ. Exact timescales...

What To Do Before You Start A Building Project

Hooray! You’ve finally made the decision that the time is right to get that extension built, remodel the kitchen, convert the loft or turn the garage from dumping ground into your dream yoga studio! However in amongst all the excitement of planning wallpaper and how...

How To Live In Your House During Building Works

Obviously the ideal thing to do is to move out (preferably to some form of 5 star tropical beach resort!) whilst you are having any major renovations or building work down to your house. However this is not always possible. Friends and family may not be lining up to...

How To Care For Your Brickwork

Brick has been one of the most popular choices for building for many centuries, even Henry VIII’s Hampton Court Palace is made of gorgeous red bricks, and it is likely that you house is made from brick too. Brick is durable and built to last, but there are some things...

Top Causes Of A Leaking Roof

There’s no point in spending time and money on the rest of your house if you roof is not doing what it’s supposed to be doing and keeping the water out. Starting from the top down is one of the most often used practices in building for a reason – it’s the right way to...