#Home
25/10/2016 | 3 min read

Extractor Fans

I was in a period house recently where the layout was virtually untouched. In stark contrast to the beautifully adorned entrance hall and reception rooms was the tiny kitchen…

#Home
8/10/2016 | 2 min read

How to Hygge

Now that the clocks have gone back and the temperatures have dropped we could all do with making our homes feel a little cosier. Who better to learn from…

#Home
19/09/2016 | 3 mins read

Plan for the future

With the cost of building and renovating going up all the time many people simply don’t have the budgets to carry out all of the works on their wish…

#Before and After
26/07/2016 | 3 min read

Design for real needs

I often get asked what’s the best time to extend or renovate your home. My answer is when you know exactly what you want. Often this means once you’ve…

#Developments
12/07/2016 | 3 min read

Choosing the right contractor

One sure way to guarantee a successful and stress free outcome to your home renovation or extension project is to have a really great builder. Never make your choice…

#Irish Times Column
28/06/2016 | 3 min read

Outdoor living

For many years now I’ve been trying to I convince my clients to put some of their budget towards their outdoor space when planning a renovation or extension of…

#Featured
14/06/2016 | 3 mins read

Think about the small things

There are so many things to consider when doing up your home. It’s no surprise that some of the less prominent details can fall through the cracks. But with…

#Featured
17/05/2016 | 2 mins read

Flat Roofs

Flat roofs can strike fear in the hearts of many people but they have come a long way from the problematic, leak prone versions of the 1980s. Nowadays, a…

#Before and After
3/05/2016 | 4 mins read

Practical planning

Don’t forget about the practical things when you’re planning the renovation of your home. There is so much to consider when you are planning a refurbishment that it can…

#Developments
19/04/2016 | 4 mins read

Timescale

I met someone who has just recently moved back into their house after a sizable renovation and extension project. They remarked that from the time they decided to update…

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