Hello! Welcome to my blog. My name is Col. I live in Perth and I have a passion for construction. I am pretty useless when it comes to construction work so I tend to leave it to the experts. However, I find that there is nothing more pleasing than seeing a team of construction workers complete a job. Over the years, I have hired many different types of construction worker and they have all taken the time to chat with me. During these conversations, I have learnt so pretty interesting things which I will be exploring on this blog. Enjoy!
24 June 2020
If you need a new front door for your shop, you may want to mull over the following suggestions. Consider having an automatic door installed When discussing door designs with the contractor, you should find out if they could install an automatic one for you. There are a lot of advantages to investing in automatic door installation for a shop environment. For example, an automatic door will definitely make life easier for any of your wheelchair-using or visually impaired customers, as they won't have to strain themselves or fumble around in search of the door handle whenever they want to go into or leave the shop.
18 May 2020
Trying to weigh up the pro's and con's of all the different environmentally friendly products can be quite difficult in today's day and age. While some features are obvious and easy to install, like solar panels, others take a lot more effort which makes them simply not worth it. Everyone wants to do their part, but no one wants to have a worse outcome because of it. Luckily, if you are in the market for some interior or exterior design inspiration, one idea that is growing in popularity is blending style with environmental conservation: recycled bricks.
14 January 2020
When you are renovating the exterior of your property, one area where you will want to devote particular attention is your roof. Your roof is responsible for protecting your home and ensuring that everything inside stays safe and dry. You will want to think about your roof tiles or slates and whether they will need to be replaced or repaired. While you are looking at your roof it is always a good idea to take a look at the overall structure.
7 January 2020
Many homeowners prefer stone tiles due to their natural appeal and luxurious look. They are one of the best return on investment projects since they can significantly increase the demand and value of your home. Read the extract below to understand the various considerations to make when choosing natural stone tiles. Interior or Exterior Below are a few factors that will help you determine how to use the stone; 1. Absorption Rating
28 October 2019
If you are interested in increasing overall natural light in your home, you should think about using a skylight window. Skylight windows are perfect for rooms without direct sunlight flow. These openings will provide a convenient aperture for sunlight. You can also use the unit to promote better indoor ventilation. In addition, this feature will add aesthetic interest to the architectural design of buildings. Here are some simple planning tips to consider before the installation of a skylight window: