Soundproofing is harder than it looks. Whilst we always think it’s the level of noise that creates the problem, there are in fact a number of reasons why sound is being transported so effectively around your home. Of course, loud sound waves are an initial problem but you can also encounter trouble when these sound waves meet a form of resistance like your furniture or walls. Bouncing off the walls and various other substantial objects in your room can make the sound problem even worse, an effect known as reverberation.

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When it comes to adding value to a property there are many things you can do, from giving it a decorative facelift to installing a new kitchen. But, one way to drastically increase the value of the property is by adding a new room. Here’s how to figure out the real cost of making a loft conversion:

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In light of the news of a 10% rise in property prices across London in the past month alone, it comes as no surprise that there has been a sharp increase in people choosing to renovate - instead of attempting to climb the property ladder. There are many things to take into account when renovating a property and this article should highlight some of the potential pitfalls.

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FMBWe can now proudly anounce that AZbuilders (trade name of our company REC Construction Ltd) is now a registered member of FMB (Federation of Master Builders). Our goal is to create a brand, that any prospective customer would associate with quality and trustworthy service  - joining  FMB we believe is a small step towards it. 

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