Planning Articles

Modern Cottage Planning
Modern Cottage Planning

Thinking of designing and having built your very own modern cottage? To start with you'll need to have your plans drawn up. Let's take a look at the available options...

  • 22nd January, 2013
Drawing Your Own House Plans
Drawing Your Own House Plans

If you are planning to build the house of your dreams it may be an idea to draw the house plans yourself. In this article we look at the possible advantages and how to go about drawing your own house plans.

  • 8th April, 2011

More Household Articles

Insurance
Cheap Home Building and Contents Insurance For Home Owners

Cheap Home Building and Contents Insurance. Is there such a thing? It seems easy enough to find plenty, if not hundreds, of companies offering cheap house insurance.

FSBO
For Sale by Owner - How to Have a Smooth Closing

Many a real estate deal has fallen through due to an unexpected surprise at the closing.

  • 26th November, 2009
  • Category: FSBO
Home Staging
Home Staging For a Better Sale - What Home Sellers Need to Know

Home selling is a very valuable real estate investment that most home owners venture into with differing outcomes and results.

Rubbish Clearance
Skip Hire And Rubbish Clearance

When carrying out renovations or building works to your property, you may find that you need to hire a builder's skip to get rid of the rubble or rubbish.

Plumbing
A Guide to Plumbing Apprenticeships

Becoming a plumbers apprentice is a great way to get your feet wet and entry into your new and fascinating career in plumbing.

  • 21st November, 2008
  • Category: Plumbing
Landlords
Landlords - How to Handle Maintenance Complaints

Having a property for rent is a good investment. It allows you to earn without taking a lot of your time. However, you have to know that landlords have responsibilities too. They have to see to it that the properties they own are safe for their renters.

Cabinets
How To Reface Your Kitchen Cabinets

Are your kitchen cabinets looking a bit shabby? Then maybe it's time for a new look for your kitchen. If your not keen on the idea the hassle and expense of a full kitchen refit then refacing your existing cabinets could be the answer.

Moving & Relocation
Home Moving Tips

With careful planing and preparation you can ease the stress of moving to your new home.

Gas
Natural Gas Safety In The Home

As a home owner, you have rights and responsibilities where Natural Gas Safety is concerned.

  • 18th November, 2006
  • Category: Gas
Insurance
What Is Home / Buildings Insurance? - Part I

As a home owner, you will need home / buildings insurance cover to protect you against damage to your home.