What types of wood are used for furniture?

We have used wood to make furniture for centuries and it remains one of the most popular materials across the world. Each type of wood brings its own qualities and characteristics to your piece; therefore, it pays to think about what you need and what you are looking for from your furniture.  Do you want it to be a feature in your home or do you want it to be a work office desk in the main reception area.  If it is destined for the reception area then why not get some Reception Chairs at the same time from sites like bestbuy-officechairs.co.uk/reception-chairs/ to finish your area off nicely. Read more about What types of wood are used for furniture?

Brick slips vs Bricks

You will no doubt agree that brick is the material most used for external walls in most of the buildings across the nation. However, there is a type of cladding gaining in both popularity and availability – brick cladding. Designers looking to build the future now have an important decision to make about whether to finish with a layer of traditional brick or brick slip panels. Read more about Brick slips vs Bricks

Tips on choosing and buying dressmaking fabric

One of the benefits of making your own clothes is the fact that you can make something and know that nobody else will have anything that is exactly the same. However, if you are new to making your own clothes then you may not have any idea how to source the best fabric for the garment you want to make. Here we look at how to choose fabric for dressmaking and where to buy it from. Read more about Tips on choosing and buying dressmaking fabric

How to glue metals together successfully

Joining metal has traditionally involved techniques like soldering or riveting, but for many DIYers – and indeed some professionals – these methods of fixing may seem somewhat daunting. No surprise then that in recent times the option of gluing metals together has become much more popular, and thanks to modern adhesive technologies, it’s possible to […]

Hardwood Flooring Trends for 2019

Hardwood flooring is increasingly popular as it is durable and easy to maintain, and it looks elegant and stylish in any kind of room. It can also suit a variety of decor styles. If you are a landlord checking your property when someone moves out you will want to be in and out with ease.  […]

What are OEM products?

Many people have purchased items, particularly software or computer accessories, that bear the letters OEM. This abbreviation stands for Original Equipment Manufacturer. There are differences between OEM goods and normal retail goods, with the OEM variety sometimes being cheaper. Image Credit Intended buyers OEM products are generally labelled as such because of who is meant […]

What do you class as a forever home?

Most people dream of settling down one day in a “forever home”, and everyone imagines different features in their home. Some people want their forever home to be one in a community with friendly similar aged people like in a Residential Park Homes location living the park home life to the fullest. Image Credit Maybe […]