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Five Ways to Save Big on Your Summer Remodel

Don’t break the bank Summer is the perfect season to undertake big projects, for the days are warmer and the nights are longer. However, no matter what season you begin your big project in, budgeting is always an issue with remodeling. By following a few essential tips, you can easily finish your home remodel project without breaking the bank. 1. Increase Efficiency Instead of Size Sometimes what is deemed to […]

Tips for Installing a Second-Level Deck

Get ready for summer with that next level deck Spring is here and summer is just around the corner. It’s time to pull out the grill and start planning your outdoor activities. You could wear down that same patch of grass in your backyard for your grill, or you could finally build that deck you have been dreaming about for years. Installing your own deck is actually pretty simple to […]

Building a Wooden Wine Rack

The Popular Storage Option for Wine Wine racks are definitely the most preferred and popular method for storing collections of vino, so much so they can almost be found in every single home you visit. The idea of decorating one’s home with wine bottles is definitely appealing to many. But if you can’t afford to buy the expensive wine racks and you desperately need wine storage in your house, building your own […]

How to Cover Your Patio

Create An Entertainment Space A patio is where you extend the front portion of your house usually up to 3 to 4 metres long and it is single storied. The patio can be fully covered or partially covered depending on your entertaining preferences e.g. being able to have dinner outside in the summer even if it’s raining. Creating a cover can really extend the living and entertaining area of your […]

Top 5 Must Do's When Building a Deck

Add Property Value and Avoid Mistakes Building a deck is every kiwi DIY persons dream job because the end result will see them sitting on their own piece of fine craftsmanship drinking a nice cold beer enjoying the view.  But this can go horribly wrong and I’m not just talking in the immediate sense, oh no, there are certain things done to decks that can have a detrimental effect on them over the coming […]