Category Archives: Building Upgrades

Posted on: 21st September 2020 | Comments: 0

England’s highest train station has new owner

After one year on the property market, Dent Station, the highest train station in England, has now been bought by The Friends...

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Posted on: 15th September 2020 | Comments: 0

Renovated home of Scottish laird for sale

Once home to a laird, Letham House, near Haddington in Scotland, has entered the housing market valued at £1.45 million. While the property has retained its picturesque 17th century appearance from the outside, extensive but sympathetic refurbishments have been conducted inside...

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Posted on: 21st August 2020 | Comments: 0

Getting the price right in bathroom upgrades

Getting the finances right is crucial for a successful bathroom renovation. If the books don’t balance, the project will either be finished to a lower standard or will cause unexpected damage...

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Posted on: 9th August 2020 | Comments: 0

Lakeside luxury in Wordsworth country

As tourism reopens in the glorious Lake District, visitors to the area now have a new option when it comes to enjoying the delights...

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Posted on: 6th August 2020 | Comments: 0

Bargain Italian homes offer exciting renovation opportunity

With its population dwindling, there were numerous empty homes in the city of Sambuca, Sicily. Officials offered some of the housing stock at bargain prices, either...

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Posted on: 27th June 2020 | Comments: 0

A look at the post-pandemic office

The financial benefits of underfloor heating are well known. It’s good for the appearance of a room and the running costs are generally lower than those on traditional systems. Now,...

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Posted on: 30th April 2020 | Comments: 0

Time to enjoy a warm Bath

It’s bigger than the average upgrade project, and much more complex, but plans for Bath Abbey show how an underfloor heating system can save money. It’s also a perfect example of...

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Posted on: 20th January 2020 | Comments: 0

Cheltenham church to receive £3m renovation

A Victorian church located in Cheltenham is preparing for a refit worth £3m, allowing it to be utilised by more of the community. The St. Philip...

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Posted on: 12th August 2019 | Comments: 0

Three new luxury suites for iconic private train

The Venice Simplon Orient Express (VSOE) has stepped up its level of luxury with three outstanding new “Grand Suites”. The VSOE is one of the most famous private trains, internationally renowned for its opulent accommodation it is now building on this reputation with a trio of train suites delivering even greater...

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Posted on: 3rd July 2019 | Comments: 0

Cambridge hotel reveals guestroom refurb worth £2m

The Varsity, a Cambridge-based hotel and spa, has unveiled a refurbishment project to its bedrooms costing £2m. The hotel located...

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