Colour visualiser Technology to the fore to help colour choices

Here on this blog a short time ago we highlighted some valuable colour guidance and advice. Getting colours right for your new extension, kitchen or bathroom is perhaps a little easier than it used to be these days perhaps as technology can now play key role in many respects.

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The ‘Grand Designs Live’ show must go on! Should you be there?

           

Remember just a short while ago on this blog we mentioned the exciting Grand Designs Live exhibition – well here now is some further information about this exciting show which is on at the not so far away NEC in Birmingham in October and at the London Excel on May 4th next year.

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The right colour choice for your home extension is good for you!

     

When you are making updates and changes to your home – a new extension, a refurbished kitchen or a bathroom overhaul – whatever it is, it’s important, of course, to give close consideration to the key colour choices your make for walls and wood work materials and also other impactful finishing touches within your home’s newly refurbished areas. Getting these right can add hugely to the impact of these new areas of your home and believe it or not, colour choices can even make you feel better too apparently!

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Architects ‘show off’ superb design ideas and style at top awards

       

We at Mint hugely admire style and vibrant ideas and design in all buildings, particularly those that are residential, which after all are what we particularly focus on. Our Editor was much impressed on encountering news of this year’s up and coming Architects Journal Architecture Awards which take place soon.

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‘Showing’ up home extensions for you without seeking planning permission

     

We at Mint recently highlighted the exciting Homebuilding and Renovating Shows, which are up and coming and are very much the places to go for a little inspirational help and guidance for when you plan your new home extension or refurbishment.

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‘Go to’ advice shows for you if you’re planning a home extension or refurb!

If you have plans in the near future for a new home extension, we at Mint of course are glad to help in any way we can. But, we also thought we would mention some excellent home renovation exhibitions up and coming soon – and some not so far away either!

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Those vital things you need to know for your home extension

        

We at Mint do always provide full advice in all areas when we are approached by potential clients that they may be thinking of an extension for their home. It is true for sure that there are more things to consider being sure about than perhaps one might think! Online recently our Editor spotted from the excellent Homebuilding and Renovating organisation, www.homebuilding.co.uk a schedule of what of key issues that they called ‘things to know’ before extending your home.

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Do your planning – many don’t it seems!

    

If you are a home-owner planning a new extension or renovation a bit of early stage, considered planning and budgeting is a ‘must’ in order for any project to be a success – although not all home-owners see it that way apparently!

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The flat roof home extension – save money and get a contemporary feel

             

Flat roof extensions are one of the most common forms of home extensions in the UK. This is because they are generally easier to build, and are thus cheaper, than pitched roofs. Another reason flat roofs are popular is that they can give a more contemporary feel.

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News on the ‘wow factor’ of your Summer kitchen extension

   

We at Mint carry out a good number of kitchen extensions and refurbishments. There is no doubt that with kitchens, more than anywhere else in a home, the quality and design of finish are THE most important to many.(photos – www.simplyextend.co.uk).

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