Checklist: home extension costs

Home extension cost is a big part in deciding what type of extension to have built. There are many different factors that will influence the total cost of a home extension, which also means there are options for a wide range of different budgets. At Abell Building...

Home renovation advice: renovation insurance

According to an article by Renovation Insurance Brokers, an estimated 82% of homeowners are unaware that their home insurance does not provide cover that includes claims related to renovation works.  This could include risks related to the job itself and if you don’t...

Home extensions: 5 tips for building an ideal home office

Home offices are fantastic for boosting productivity by providing a dedicated space to concentrate on work.  They also make working at home easier and more appealing, as an office space is often far more comfortable than sitting in a lounge or kitchen. If you’re...

5 features of modern home renovations

As builders we work on a variety of projects throughout the year.  Many of these involve home renovations that improve, upsize or increase the value of a home and over the years we’ve seen a vast array of techniques work to completely transform a property. What we...

Planning a new kitchen extension

Once you have decided to invest in a kitchen extension to provide a new space, or to renovate your existing kitchen, what next? Ryan Abell, an expert in kitchen extensions explains what to include in a plan for a kitchen extension and how you can be as prepared as...

5 cost effective extensions to create more space in your home

With more and more people choosing to improve their homes rather than move house, we are coming across a great range of ways to create the space that would otherwise be afforded by moving to a larger property. Below are some of the clever solutions available, which...