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Category "Garden & exterior"

A guide to plumbing fixtures

A guide to plumbing fixtures

Plumbing fixtures either serve a functional purpose or an aesthetic purpose. The six basic types of plumbing fixtures are: shower faucets, bathtub faucets, bathroom sinks, laundry sinks, bar sinks and kitchen sinks.
How to kill black mould?

How to kill black mould?

Black mould is one of the most common fungi found in water-damaged and poorly ventilated homes and buildings. Exposure to toxic mould can lead to health problems including allergies, chronic coughing, persistent headaches, fever, eye irritation and others.
How to install stone flooring

How to install stone flooring

Stone flooring, whether it is natural or in the form of tiles presents a rustic look to any home. Once laid and in position, this type of flooring can last for generations. If you would like to learn how to install stone flooring, then read the guide below.
How to landscape your garden?

How to landscape your garden?

Landscaping your garden is not and should not be thought of as a weekend project. To successfully landscape your garden could take you many months or even years to reach completion. Your completed design should compliment the exterior structures and outdoor spaces that are available. Read on to learn how to transform your garden.
Guide to overhead garage doors

Guide to overhead garage doors

Overhead garage doors operate by moving up and above the garage door opening. There are several types of overhead garage doors classified based on the operating mechanism. Here is a guide about these features and how they compare with hinged doors.
How to assemble potting sheds

How to assemble potting sheds

This article is a guide to building potting sheds. It describes many methods and alternatives that you could use, for example building one yourself or buying a pre-made potting shed also called shed kits. You could also consider the idea of log sheds. A potting shed is traditionally used for potting up seedlings and planting seeds.
How to install metal roofing

How to install metal roofing

Installing a metal roof is an expensive option but one that will last many years. The initial cost a roof installation consisting of metal roof tiles or panels can be high but when properly installed, it should last for around fifty years. Read the guide below to learn how to install metal roofing.
Where to buy a prefabricated garage

Where to buy a prefabricated garage

If you are thinking of renovating your garage or building a new one to add value to your home, consider purchasing a prefabricated garage. It is set up very quickly and probably costs less that traditional concrete garages. Learn where you can buy prefabricated buildings in the UK.
A guide to buying a petrol chainsaw

A guide to buying a petrol chainsaw

When buying a petrol chainsaw, you should consider your needs, your strength, training and what products are available. There are hobby and commercial chainsaws, suitable for different tasks. There are some websites which sell a variety of chainsaws. There is a wide range of chainsaws on each website, differering in price and and suitability for different tasks.
Where to buy a petrol power washer

Where to buy a petrol power washer

Power washers are handy and effective cleaning tools for both domestic and commercial use. Petrol power washers in particular are convenient because they are high performing and have no annoying cords allowing freedom of movement when cleaning. Explore the benefits of using these machines and find out where you can buy them in the UK.
A guide to drain cleaner

A guide to drain cleaner

Cleaning clogged drains can be a very challenging and messy business but with right tools and cleaning materials, you can get the job done without so many hitches. You do not need to buy expensive cleaning products to unblock your drainage system. There are plenty of good products in the market that do not come with hefty price tags. To help you to choose the right cleaning supplies, here are some tips.
What are the leading garage door companies?

What are the leading garage door companies?

Are you building your new house and searching for the best garage door? Are you thinking of changing your house’s old garage door? If you don’t have any free time or if you don’t want to spend it searching for the ideal garage door, you should read the following article. Find out all the interesting facts that you should know about the leading garage door companies.
A guide to buying a steel entry door

A guide to buying a steel entry door

Making some minor changes to your home can make a huge difference and add an entirely new look to your simple house. Changes such as entry doors to each one of the rooms in your house or the front door can bring a lot of benefits to your home. There is a wide range of door types which you can choose from, such as wood, hard plastic, steel and more. Steel is not only good for garage doors but it has also gained its popularity as entry doors due to its sturdiness and long lasting protection.
A guide to choosing metal roof colours

A guide to choosing metal roof colours

Metal roofing is highly popular among consumers for a number of reasons, such as the ease of maintenance, durability, limitless design options, and safety. Moreover, steel roofs are also widely available in most home improvement and hardware stores. When choosing the colour of your metal roof, you should consider several factors to enable you to get one which not only look great, but will also last for a long time.
A guide to buying an outdoor wall fountain

A guide to buying an outdoor wall fountain

The sight and sounds of water make it a welcome addition to any landscape. Along with being a sensory delight, water fountains also regulate the micro-climate by humidification. Wall fountains can provide these benefits without consuming the space required for floor fountains and with minimal interference to other activities. Read this guide to buying an outdoor wall fountain for information on alternatives, features, materials and selection.