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How to Paint Wooden Windows and Doors

If your home is looking a little tired and you reckon it’s time for a bit of DIY, you may want to consider giving your wooden doors and/or windows a fresh coat of paint. There’s a misconception that wooden doors … Continue reading

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uPVC vs Wood

Wood is the greener and more durable option compared to uPVC. There are a number of advantages to choosing wood over uPVC for your windows and doors, such as its beautiful appearance and its greener and more hard-wearing nature. Wood can … Continue reading

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The Hallmarks of Quality Craftsmanship

Poor craftsmanship can wreak havoc is people’s lives when they end up shilling out for expensive work which is done poorly. A YouGov survey found that 51% of owners of recent new builds experience problems including construction, fittings and utilities, … Continue reading

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Who Invented the Staircase?

Stairs are one of the oldest structures in the world and have been about in some form or another since humans first created homes. The first stairs were most likely made from hewn logs or flat rocks that were stacked … Continue reading

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What is the Best Style of Staircase for Your Space?

When deciding what kind of staircase you want fitted into your home or commercial property, it’s important to consider how the style will match its surroundings. Certain types of staircases will be better suited to particular spaces. Thinking carefully about … Continue reading

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Which Type of Wood Suits You Best?

If you’re considering some bespoke joinery for your home, whether it be new doors or a staircase, there are a number of different aspects you will need to consider. Style and functionality are two key components of interior design; you … Continue reading

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7 Incredible Staircases from Around the World

Most people wouldn’t really give staircases a second thought. After all, they’re just a practical – often forgettable – means to move up or down, right? However, as an innovative staircase manufacturer, we’ve come across some pretty impressive designs within … Continue reading

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Christmas Decoration Ideas for Staircases

It feels like people start prepping for Christmas earlier and earlier every year, and mid-October has now become the time to start thinking about how you plan to decorate your home for the festive season. If you love to embrace … Continue reading

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Make an Impression with a Statement Staircase

For some, the staircase might be the last part of the home they consider to be the main, extravagant feature of a room. However, they are an incredibly important part of the home from both a practical and design point … Continue reading

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Restore Your Older Home With Beautiful Joinery

There’s nothing quite like the excitement of purchasing your first home, but when you’ve fallen in love with a house that has had a few occupants before you, certain updates might be necessary, and your beautiful new household might need … Continue reading

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