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We are at SelfBuildLive

We are at SelfBuildLive

We will be at SelfBuild Live in Dublin Change the way you look at home extensions, in just three weeks you can have your own award winning Guardian Home Extension. Come and see us at stand L26 to learn more about this amazing systemIncorporating market leading...

Build Diary: Guardian Home Extension – Week Six

Build Diary: Guardian Home Extension – Week Six

It's week six of Sara and Stephen's Guardian Home Extension with VELUX roof windows build and the big news is that this is our final week with them. Internal decoration was completed this week, whilst outside the supporting wall was rendered and patio laid. If you...

Build Diary: Guardian Home Extension – Week Five

Build Diary: Guardian Home Extension – Week Five

We're now five weeks into Sara and Stephen's Guardian Home Extension with VELUX roof windows build. With the exterior of the build almost there, this week saw internal decoration begin along with external landscaping. If you missed the previous instalments, you might...

Build Diary: Guardian Home Extension – Week Four

Build Diary: Guardian Home Extension – Week Four

We're back with Sara and Stephen for week four of their Guardian Home Extension with VELUX roof windows build. This week we join as the build sees some big changes. If you missed the previous instalments, you might want to catch up on Guardian Home Extension: Week...

Build Diary: Guardian Home Extension – Week Three

Build Diary: Guardian Home Extension – Week Three

It's week three of Sara and Stephen's Guardian Home Extension and VELUX roof windows build, and we're back with them to see how the build is going. If you missed the previous instalments, you might want to catch up on Guardian Home Extension: Week Two Build Diary....

Small business style ideas

Small business style ideas

Do you need some design inspiration for your small business? We’ve collated some fantastic looks that are easily achieved using our stylish walls and floors range.

How to make your business hygiene friendly

How to make your business hygiene friendly

It is important that your business space not only looks good, but is kept spick and span throughout the day. We offer a vast range of hygiene solutions to make your business hygiene friendly, without having to compromise on the looks. Transform any business into a hygiene haven with these simple, cost-effective tips.

How to install composite decking

How to install composite decking

Laying composite decking might seem like a daunting prospect, but it’s easy when you know how. Learn how to do it yourself with our handy installation guide.What do you need to do? Joists must be laid on a solid, flat surface, like concrete. DuraDek recommends that...

5 easy small business improvements

5 easy small business improvements

Put your best foot forward when it comes to the visuals behind your business using these five simple tips. Whether you’re an independent store or quirky coffee shop, a well presented storefront always attracts attention – and therefore custom. We put together five top tips on how to improve your small business space that are convenient and cost-effective.

How to install garden fencing

How to install garden fencing

Putting up a garden fence might seem like a daunting prospect, but it’s easy when you know how. Learn how to do it yourself with our handy installation guide.

How to install Clever Click vinyl flooring

How to install Clever Click vinyl flooring

To ensure the Clever Click vinyl flooring range looks as good as it possibly can, it is important that it is installed correctly. Read through our quick step by step guide to discover how to do it yourself. Don’t worry, you won’t make a mess – there’s no adhesives or glues involved.

How to prevent bathroom mould

How to prevent bathroom mould

Mould can occur anywhere in the home. However, there are certain areas where it is far more likely that you will see those black spots appearing. Here’s our guide on how to prevent moul

5 tips for working from home

5 tips for working from home

We’re now seeing unprecedented levels of people working from home, but how can you make sure the environment keeps you focused? We’ve put together some tips.

Build Diary: Guardian Home Extension – Week Two

Build Diary: Guardian Home Extension – Week Two

We're back with Sara and Stephen to see how week two of their Guardian Home Extension build has been for them. A quick recap for those who didn't catch the Guardian Home Extension: Week One Build Diary; Sara and Stephen have recently purchased a home and are extending...

Build Diary: Guardian Home Extension – Week One

Build Diary: Guardian Home Extension – Week One

We’re following a Guardian Home Extension build currently taking place in the Dublin area; Sara and Stephen have had a pretty busy summer and the next few weeks don’t look to be getting any calmer for them… They bought their new home a few months ago and have decided...

Case study: Ryevale Nursing Home

Case study: Ryevale Nursing Home

The clientRyevale Nursing Home is a purpose built, private home established in 1985. It has grown from 13 beds to what it is today, comprising of four separate environments.​ A partially two-story building built on a beautifully landscaped site hidden away in the...