4 Reasons Skylights Are Better than Dormer Windows for a Loft Conversion


Converting your loft from a storage area into a general living area is a great way to boost the value of your property and significantly increase the amount of room you have to play with. Of course, there are still plenty of things to think about before you get going, and one of the most important is how you're going to bring in natural light.  Unconverted spaces almost always have no windows, so you'll need to remedy that to make it a fitting living space.

11 August 2022

Two Tips to Follow if You Want to Build Your Roof With Old Sheet Metal


If you have large pieces of sheet metal leftover from, for example, a previous building project and you'd like to use this metal to build your house's new roof, here are two tips to follow. Get a Roofer to Cut the Metal Sheet With Laser Cutting Equipment​ It's best to get the sheet metal cut into the required size and shape by a roofer who uses laser cutting equipment. Whilst it is possible to cut sheet metal manually, by using blades and hand shearers, it is not a good idea to do this when preparing the metal for use as a roofing material.

13 April 2022