Chris Nelson is a Pest Control Officer at Harrogate Borough Council, his job role involves dealing with rodents, flying pests and crawling insects across the Harrogate district. In addition to conducting service calls to both domestic and commercial customers, Chris and the rest of the Pest Control Team work closely with the Councilís Environmental Health department to keep the area pest-free.
Hardwood flooring is one of the more common types of flooring, especially in the UK where property owners tend to feel very passionate about their decor. Wood been a natural material can enhance the look of any room and give it an inviting warm feeling, so is able to suit many different interior designs. If you are new to hardwood flooring, and you are considering fitting this type of floor, the sheer amount of options may seem overwhelming at first. Here is a helpful guide which will explain about the various flooring types and hopefully answer all your questions.
If you’ve just redecorated your bathroom, want to enhance your existing bathroom by updating your accessories without the expense of a new bathroom suite or are completely renovating your bathroom, you may be looking to replace your old shower curtain rail, or fit a new rail if you didn’t have one previously.
When doing up a bathroom, apart from the obvious expenses of flooring and wall tiles and a new bathroom suite including toilet, pedestal sink or a basin in a vanity unit or storage cupboard, shower and or bath, there are a lot of smaller items that also need to be considered but that can add a significant amount to your budget when added together.
If you have decided to have a shower over the bath, whether it’s to save space or because there isn’t room for a free-standing shower as well as a bathtub, one particular accessory you will need to purchase to prevent water spraying out into the bathroom is a shower curtain rail.
Kitchen planning can be a long and difficult task with so many different options to consider, from task lighting to types of kitchen work surfaces; flooring to cupboard casings and doors. Finding the right type of worktop to suit the rest of your kitchen design and meeting the requirements of your kitchen use is important and granite work surfaces can often provide a practical and stylish solution for most homes.
When you find yourself in a position where you need more living space than you can afford, or wish to extend your home without the traumatic moving process, converting your attic can be an ideal solution for homes with good height and roof space.
If the traditional image of an attic evokes piles of dusty boxes overflowing with household junk, then take a second to consider the raw potential and added value that you can tap into.
There are a number of different steps that can be taken to improve security at your property, whether you have a home that you own, a rental property, a holiday let or a holiday home such as a caravan or boat. It depends on how concerned you are about security at your home as to which security equipment will best suit you.
There are general security measures that can be installed that are advisable to offer protection to all homes, or if you have high value items in your home or the grounds of your property, you may want to fit more and higher quality security or surveillance systems to monitor your home. Whatever size house you live in, you can find a type of security product that can help keep your family and belongings safe and secure so you don’t need to worry about intruders when you’re asleep, on holiday or away from home.
There can be a number of reasons why you may want to increase the amount of living accommodation in your home, from growing families to needing to provide space to care for relatives. Moving house isn’t always practical or preferential, especially if there are options available at an existing property to expand within the current layout or to build an extension in land surrounding your home. If the current home you live in is located close to places of work and amenities such as schools, uprooting the family can be the last thing you want to do.