Our All Trades Blog

Blogging about joinery, plumbing, roofing, brick-laying, plastering, landscaping and many other trades.
Roughcasting

Roughcasting

When it comes to external rendering there are various types that are common within the UK. The most popular choices are pebble dashing (sometimes just called ‘dashing’), smooth casting or rough casting.

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Plastering

Plastering

Plastering is one of those jobs that DIY’ers rarely get right. It involves a lot of preparation, the right tools and plenty of experience to get a good finish. However, it is relatively cheap to have a go at yourself and lots of DIY’ers do tackle plastering.

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Key Safes / Key Cabinets

Key Safes / Key Cabinets

Most police forces recommend key safes as a very secure way to allow trusted people access to the key for your home. It is recommended that you fit key safes that have the “Secured by Design” logo and approval.

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Door cutting / door fitting

Door cutting / door fitting

Having poorly fitted doors is a very common problem among home owners. Why does it matter? Well, there are several reasons why a badly fitted door will impact you.

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House rewires and electrics

House rewires and electrics

A common question that we get is “Does my house need rewiring?”. Faulty wiring in a home can be extremely dangerous. Every year faulty wiring causes over 12,500 house fires.

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Exterior Painting

Exterior Painting

The weather in and around Fife can be very harsh for brickwork, fencing, driveways and out-buildings. It is therefore imperative that all weather-facing surfaces are correctly treated and maintained.

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Painting and Decorating

Painting and Decorating

Many people are capable of painting their own homes. It is simple. Isn’t it? Buy some paint, put on some old clothes and have a go. But is that really the best way to go about it?

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Emergency Call Outs

Emergency Call Outs

We offer a full emergency call out service. We cover the whole of Fife and surrounding areas so, wherever you are in and around Fife, just get in touch if you need us in an emergency.

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Decking or patio?

Decking or patio?

There are many reasons to invest in your outdoor space. It adds value to your home and also adds kerb appeal to potential buyers.

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