Timber cladding continues to grow in popularity – but just what are your options and how can you be sure to get it right? Our guide reveals all
A slate roof offers a timeless natural appearance and is often the go-to roofing solution for many building projects. Here’s what you need to consider
Luxury vinyl tile or LVT flooring is a low-maintenance alternative to wood and stone flooring. Here's everything you need to know before buying and installing LVT in your home
Paying close attention to the structure, insulation and coverings of flat roof extensions is key to building a low-maintenance, leak-free and durable roof, says chartered surveyor Ian Rock
A potent mix of open plan living, tall ceilings, lots of glass and hard floors – not to mention our children staying around longer – means noise is an issue that needs addressing in extension or self build projects. Mark Brinkley explains
Unstable ground? Clay soil? Trees? Sloping land? ‘Difficult’ sites can quickly become expensive to build on. Surveyor Ian Rock provides solutions for even the most problematic of plots
Not only can injected damp treatments be a waste of money, they can also do untold damage when applied to homes that don’t need them
The roof is essential when it comes to the overall look of your home – get it wrong, and it’d be very costly to rectify. Follow this guide to make the right roofing choice for your project
A quick guide to the different types of roof coverings; from tiled and metal variants to thatched and green roof options
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