Monthly Archives: August 2011


Now, �A lot of homes in London have wallpaper on the walls. Sometimes this is done out of preference, but not always. If you have read my previous blogs, I have briefly gone over the subject of lining paper verses plastered walls. In London, the architecture dates back hundreds of […]

Wallpaper


Rotten wood Window Frame
Hello there. In my previous posts, I have gone over the maintenance needed to protect your home against damp, rot, and major external weathering damage. In this post I have decided to let you all know about windows. Not all homes and building have double glazed PVC windows, many of […]

Window Re-Decoration


Lining paper or plaster? That is the question. A lot of customers do not know what to do when it comes to this. And I have to say, with all my years of experience. It is totally a preference. If you buy a house, and want to go to the […]

Lining Paper or Plaster?



No, not the television series. Rising damp is a problem that a lot of customers come across. You haven’t done anything wrong if you come across damp in your home. It is very common in London. A lot of houses and properties are over 100 years old, and ventilation was […]

Rising Damp


It seems a lot of London get the summer bug. Now you may be asking yourself, what is the summer bug? The summer bug is where it seems that everyone decides to get painting and decorating works done in the summer. Now you can ask any painter or decorator this […]

The Summer Bug!