Category Archives: Blog

  • How To Maintain Fireplace and Chimney

    First, check the outside of the chimney. Although it is often better to leave the more difficult maintenance to the experts there are a few simple checks you can do to make sure that your chimney is in good working order.       Use an Read more

  • How To Install Windows

    Although it might be possible to complete the installation with a step ladder or an extension ladder, a Read more

  • How To Felt A Shed Roof

    First of all, it is important to estimate how much roof felt you will need for the task. Don’t forget to include extra for an overlap on the joints. If you have the basic roof measurements, you should be able to work out the net coverage. Next gather together all the tools and equi... Read more

  • How To Install CCTV

    For most CCTV systems, the industry standard is the RG59 Siamese cable which consists of positive and negative elements ie: one video cable and one power cable. Choosing the right location for your CCTV is also important – there is no point in fixing up a camera focused on an area ... Read more

  • How To Install Fascias and Soffits

    Alternatively a low-level platform such as a pop up scissor lift or a Read more

  • How To Paint A House

    The first stage is to inspect your paint work. It might be that you can get away with touching up the areas that are deteriorating most or simply to paint the side of the property that is most exposed to the elements. Choose a dry day when temperatures are not too cold or when there ... Read more

  • How To Fix Roof Tiles

    It’s vital to replace broken tiles to prevent damage to ceilings and the general fabric of the house. Replacing a cracked roof tile or two is not a difficult job, and one any fit, handy person can do for themselves. There are many different kinds of roofing tiles on the market. Ma... Read more

  • How To Install Guttering

    But as with all jobs that entail working from height, safety is a crucial factor. Falls can be deadly. If you choose to use a ladder, make sure it’s on firm ground, properly upright, with its base a quarter of its ... Read more

  • Scaffold Tower Hire Just Got Easier

    Recently we launched our online hire shop which showcases all our equipment available for hire. Now you can order Aluminium Scaffold T... Read more

  • Hire PAS 250 Podium Steps. Why Have PASMA Introduced This Standard?

    Equipment currently in use is in no way considered inherently dangerous. But the increase in the use of podiums in recent years, and some concerns about stability, have led PASMA, the leading mobile access tower trade association, to take the lead in introducing a minimum standard whe... Read more