Transformation unveiled as scaffolding comes down on £5.4m Gosforth Regent Centre apartments

A new look has been unveiled for a Newcastle former office block as scaffolding is removed by Kapex Construction. Eldon House at Gosforth’s Regent Centre is undergoing a £5.37million transformation to redevelop the former vacant office building into 66 luxury apartments. Construction work is three months ahead of schedule and Continue Reading

Analysing Lockdown: Home Improvement In 2020

Originally posted: “DIY” and “How-To” related searches increase over 40% during lockdown. Searches for “Paint” increased by 77% between March and April. Inside, the kitchen was the UK’s most redecorated room during lockdown. Search volumes for “Fence Paint” increase by 196%. “House Extensions” see huge drop in April-May then Continue Reading

Flat roof construction

Is a flat roof actually flat? A flat roof is a roof that’s more or less level compared to a number of other kinds of slanted roofs known as inclined roofs. The flat roof is usually of low cost and is considered economical since it involves the least construction requirements. Continue Reading