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Here's something that can easily be achieved in just a few hours, making it an ideal project for a weekend or a couple of evenings.
Douglas Kent, technical and research director of SPAB, cautions against replacing period windows, suggesting alternatives to replacement uPVC and double glazing and ways to stop draughts and improve insulation, such as secondary glazing...
With a new year comes exciting new trends in home decor that will provide home owners with inspiration to give their interiors a fresh new look...
There’s nothing worse than having to make a special trip to buy something that you know you already have - somewhere! So instead of filing it away, put it on display!
Douglas Kent, technical and research director for the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB), gives expert guidance and insights on the cuases of condensation in old houses and how to avoid them.
In this, my first blog post for Period Living, I'll be introducing our house and setting the scene for the posts ahead.
Douglas Kent, technical and research director for the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB), gives advice on repairing old weatherboarding and cladding.
If you are considering a large-scale renovation to your home that will require working with a construction company, you should research this type of coverage and make sure that the builder that you choose has it.