How to maximise light in your kitchen extension

How to maximise light in your kitchen extension

Having an extension built is the perfect opportunity to create your dream kitchen, however there are plenty of decisions to make along the way to achieve the desired result. Ensuring your kitchen extension has plenty of natural light is one of the key ways to create a...

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Small house extension ideas

Small house extension ideas

As experienced home extension builders in Loughborough, Abell Building Services have worked on properties of all sizes, from the very large to the very small. We've seen time and time again that some of the biggest transformations can be achieved in the smallest...

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What is a dormer loft conversion?

What is a dormer loft conversion?

A dormer loft conversion can add significant value - not to mention much-needed head clearance - to your property if you have loft space currently not in use. But what exactly is a dormer? Abell Building Services' expert home extensions builders have worked on many...

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Home renovation vs remodel – what’s the difference?

Home renovation vs remodel – what’s the difference?

People often talk about home renovation and home remodelling interchangeably, but there's a difference between the two terms, both of which can be a form of home refurbishment. If you're planning to make significant home improvements, it's useful to know the lingo...

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Kitchen extension vs conservatory

Kitchen extension vs conservatory

When you want to add some more living space to your property, a rear extension is a good way to do so. But what are the relative merits of adding a conservatory vs a rear kitchen extension? Both have similarities and differences. A conservatory adds leisure space to...

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Will a loft conversion add value?

Will a loft conversion add value?

When considering a loft conversion, homeowners are normally looking for two positive outcomes: added space and added value. If you plan to stay living in the property, the extra living space that comes with an attic conversion can be useful if you need an extra...

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