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How to cut plasterboard

Whether you are a professional tradesperson, or simply want to carry out a bit of DIY, cutting into plasterboard and drywall can be incredibly easy if you follow the right instructions, and have the correct tools to carry it [email protected]_building_servicesHow much plasterboard do I need?To calculate the number of plasterboards needed to cover your wall or ceiling, multiply the height and breadth of the boards together, then divide the result by the square metres you wish to fill. …
1st Aug 2022 Emily Green
How to clean laminate flooring

How to clean laminate flooring

There are a wide variety of things you can do to keep your laminate floor looking great once it is installed, and the good news is is that laminate flooring requires little upkeep. To help you get the most out of your floor, here are our tips on keeping your laminate in good condition. https://jwflooringusa.com/how-to-clean-and-maintai... What can’t I use on laminate flooring to keep it clean? Understanding how not to clean laminate hardwood floors is the first s …
26th Jul 2022 Emily Green
How to fit skirting boards

How to fit skirting boards

Skirting boards are used to cover the joint where the wall and the floor meet each other, and depending on the nature of your project, you will either be replacing the skirting in a room or fitting new skirting as part of a room makeover. If you’re wanting to add both architrave and skirting, then it’s a good idea to match the styles for a consistent look. Skirting boards come in a variety of different materials, such as primed MDF, fully finished MDF, softwood and hardwood. MDF …
26th Jul 2022 Emily Green
How to fix a hole in plasterboard

How to fix a hole in plasterboard

Due to the nature of  plasterboard, it can become damaged quite easily. Plasterboard is quite soft and the slightest impact such as when moving furniture can mark the surface and even put a hole through it. This can ultimately cause complications, resulting in problems with the framework and stud work. This technique on fixing a hole in plasterboard can also be used to fill holes in hollow doors. Fortunately, there are a few tricks you can use to successfully fill a hole of thi …
26th Jul 2022 Emily Green
How to Insulate a Garage

How to Insulate a Garage

Whether you’re looking to expand the amount of living space you have, or you need a dedicated home office,  insulation is key to making your garage comfortable all year round. Many homeowners choose to improve their current property rather than move on. With increasing house prices, there’s never been a better time to start working on your own home, for example by refurbishing or converting your garage, than right now. The first steps The main thing to do before starting …
26th Jul 2022 Emily Green