Why You Should Waterproof Your Bathroom

10 October 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When decorating your bathroom, methods can be used to waterproof surfaces, preventing water from causing damage to your property. Bathroom waterproofing has many advantages, including preventing leaks and damp, increasing the value of your property and increasing insulation. How can your bathroom be waterproofed? Bathroom waterproofing can be achieved in different ways. One method is through the use of paint and a waterproof membrane. A primer is applied to the bathroom surfaces, followed by the use of silicone to seal any gaps between the wall and the floor. Read More 

Ensure Your Building Adheres to Fire and Safety Regulations With These Tips

25 September 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Municipal councils will put minimum fire and safety requirements in place for construction projects to follow. One of the minimum standards is the installation of fire protection construction products, also known as passive fire protection products. These products form part of the building itself and play several functions, including providing a means of escape when there is fire, limiting the spread of fire from one area to another. Some will contain fire in the room in which the fire originated, and sometimes they will prevent fire from outside from getting into the building. Read More 

3 Things to Know About Electrics When Building a New Home

30 July 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When building a new house, you may be so consumed in the design process that you don't stop to think about your electrical needs. Most people assume that there is a standard way of installing electrical fixtures in homes. While this is true, the world is quickly changing, and homes have varying electrical demands. What works for your neighbour may not work for you. That's why you need to create an electrical design that will meet the present and future needs of your new home. Read More 

3 Plumbing Supplies that Can Save You Money Later

4 June 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

As a homeowner, you know that there will be times when a simple repair will save you money. The issues with simple plumbing repairs comes in with having the right supplies when you need them. If you want to prepare for common plumbing repairs, then you need to get the right supplies. Here are three plumbing supplies that can save you money later and possibly keep you from having to make an after hours repair call. Read More 

3 Benefits To Choosing Epoxy Flooring For Your Contemporary Home

30 April 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

The type of flooring you choose for your home makes a big impact on the overall look that you want to achieve. If you're aiming for a highly contemporary and edgy look, then some of the more traditional materials, such as timber and tiles, might not create the mood you're seeking. For many Australian homeowners in this position, using an epoxy coating on a concrete floor provides a great alternative. Read More