Author: citybuildersuk

Loft conversion

If you want to expand your house’s space, but you either can’t have enough space or can’t afford a new basement, you should consider a loft conversion – it’s the most popular home improvement project in UK. Such thing could add even around 20% to the value of your house. It is generally cheaper to convert a loft than to...

Digging a new basement

If you want to expand your property’s size, even up to 50%, but you’re lacking space, maybe it’s good to think of going… downwards. Even if it’s generally much cheaper and easier to build a loft extension instead of a new basement and it’s also easier to provide it with natural light and fresh air, sometimes the only way to...

Wooden windows and PVC-U windows – which to choose?

When choosing the right type of windows for your house, you have to decide whether to go for PVC-U or wood. The choice may not be easy – especially because of many myths that grew over the years about certain types of windows. Many people believe in supremacy of PVC-U windows over timber ones. However, the reality looks different.  ...