Five Tips for Keeping Birds Away From Your Skylight

Bird poop is visually unappealing on skylights, and over time, it can even start to wear the skylights down. Luckily, there are ways to keep birds away from your skylights. Take a look at these ideas: 1. Trim your trees. If you've got big branches hanging over your skylights, that gives birds a great place to perch before they poop on your skylights. Cure them of this habit by getting rid of overhanging tree branches. Read More 

Bi-fold Doors - UPVC versus Aluminium

Bi-fold doors are an extremely popular choice when it comes to home new-build projects, or when replacing existing traditional patio windows.  But should you opt for UPVC or aluminium frames?  Here's a brief comparison to help you decide. Aluminium frames A major consideration when choosing window frames is how long they will last before they require replacement.  When it comes to lasting looks, aluminium generally fares better in the longevity stakes than UPVC. Read More 

Troubleshooting common electrical problems in your home and how to know if they require the help of a professional

Electrical problems in your home are common and can vary a lot in degree of severity and the amount of damage they can cause. The solution to most problems is to call a licensed electrician and have them solve the problem, which will guarantee the best result possible while always keeping you out of harm's way. However, for some issues, it is possible for you to save some money by solving them on your own. Read More 

How Your Small Business Can Benefit From Fibre Optics

Few small business owners would deny that the business landscape has changed since the advent of the Internet. In an economy where every competitive edge counts, a reliable, high-speed broadband connection to the rest of your network and to the Internet can improve workplace efficiency—and that means saving a lot of money. Fiber Optic Cabling for Local Networks Imagine how many times this scene has played out in your workplace: you or an employee needs to transfer a file. Read More 

Answers to Some of the Most Commonly Asked Questions About Granny Flats

Granny flats are like small cottages that are built on a home's property, usually the backyard. These are meant to accommodate an elderly parent but of course they can also be used for teenagers returning home from school, for visitors, and the like. If you're thinking about a granny flat on your homestead, note a few commonly asked questions about these structures so you can then discuss the option with a builder. Read More