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Why Glass Rooms are More Popular among Homeowners

Posted on March 26, 2016 at 11:37 am

If you are considering having glass room in your home, then you have made a great decision. These rooms offer a lot of benefits that you might not have imagined before. All what you need to do is to hire an expert to help you in the designing and building process, and you will just be satisfied with the final results. The most important thing about these rooms is that they will transform the look of your entire home making it exceptional among the others in your neighbourhood. Here are some other major reasons why building the rooms is a great decision.

 

Enhance the look of your home

One of the things that people look when they view your home is how it looks. Even if you have listed it for sale, the first thing that potential buyers will consider is the look of the entire home. This is why it is vital to make sure that your home does not only look elegant but also unique from others. There is no other good way than having well-designed rooms made of glass. They will make your home look modern and more valuable. With such a look you can expect it to fetch a higher price if you have listed it for sale in the market. The good thing is that there are different designs and styles of these rooms, so you have a wide range of options to choose. In addition, you can decide to customise the glass rooms according to your specific needs, thus make your home showcase your personality.  (more…)

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Jet-washing The Patio Area

Posted on March 14, 2016 at 7:06 am

After time your patio tiles can become stained and dirty and even have weeds growing from within the gaps between the paving slabs. Applying weed killer and performing some minor maintenance will keep the patio area looking in shape as time goes on.

But eventually you will need to get a high powered jet-washer to clean the tiles and the gunk that has gathered in the gaps between the paving slabs over the years. This will give your patio area a new lease of life, but it will also leave some empty gaps between the tiles if you were very intensive.

You may have to re-level the tuft where the edge of the patio paving meets the lawn, if this is the type of garden-patio you have in your garden; this way the lawn to patio is nice and level.

Once you have Jet-washed your patio paving and the area has dried, you should spray some weed killer in the gaps between the tiles and wait for that to dry. Once that has dried you can start putting some sand down and sweeping the sands into the gaps until they have all been filled, thus leaving you with a revitalised patio area for a few or more years to come.

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