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Why convert your bungalow?

Why convert your bungalow?

Bungalows are becoming increasingly sought after because of their raw potential and their relative rarity. The lack of availability has seen renovators achieve significant revenues from snapping up bungalow stock and carrying out simple development projects by adding an extension, converting the loft space or even creating a complete second storey.

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Why convert your bungalow?
Insulation options for your renovation

Insulation options for your renovation

A full renovation presents the perfect opportunity to incorporate better insulation in a number of areas.

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Insulation options for your renovation
What classes as permitted development?

What classes as permitted development?

If you’re hoping to add an extension to your home in order to create more space for your family or to accommodate an elderly relative, it’s important to understand when planning permission is required and when the work will be classed as ‘permitted development’. In this article, we'll outline the types of development projects that nest safely under the umbrella of Permitted development, as well as the ones that you will need approval for.

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What classes as permitted development?
The Insider's Guide to Home Heating Solutions in the UK

The Insider's Guide to Home Heating Solutions in the UK

When it comes to home renovation and extension projects, the heating is a key issue for consideration, not only in the quest to keep your family warm during the winter months, but also to maintain your utility bills at a manageable level in the future. In this article, we will look at the top Home Heating Solutions available in the UK, so you can make an educated decision on how to best heat your home. 

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The Insider's Guide to Home Heating Solutions in the UK
Is open-plan right for you?

Is open-plan right for you?

Refresh Renovations are builders in Bristol offering design and build services for homeowners seeking to create open-plan living spaces

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Is open-plan right for you?
New Findings: Your Biggest Renovation Fears Uncovered

New Findings: Your Biggest Renovation Fears Uncovered

What’s your biggest renovation fear? We show you what aspects of a renovation people find most daunting and how Refresh Renovations provides a solution,

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New Findings: Your Biggest Renovation Fears Uncovered
Extending to Add Value

Extending to Add Value

Refresh Renovations are builders in Bristol offering design and build services for homeowners looking for extensions, new-builds and home renovations.

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Extending to Add Value
When is the best time of year to renovate in the UK?

When is the best time of year to renovate in the UK?

All though there may not be one time of year that is ideal for all renovations, Refresh Renovations UK has some helpful tips for those who are unsure what time is best suited to execute their renovation plans.

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When is the best time of year to renovate in the UK?
How long does a home renovation project take in the UK?

How long does a home renovation project take in the UK?

Want to know how long you should expect to be waiting for your renovation to be completed? Check out this article about the timeframes of home renovations in the UK.

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How long does a home renovation project take in the UK?
How to keep to your home renovation budget

How to keep to your home renovation budget

Whether it’s a few cosmetic touches or a series of major structural alterations, there’s nothing like a renovation project to refresh your property. Yet while the dream may be enticing and the final outcome tempting, there are a number of pitfalls that can quickly turn the project into a nightmare when it comes to the budget. We'll share with you our top tips for keeping your renovation within your set budget.

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How to keep to your home renovation budget
Renovating in Bristol and Surrounding Areas

Renovating in Bristol and Surrounding Areas

Bristol and its surrounding areas are popular choices for renovators, for a few reasons. With a population of over 5 million people, the South West has beautiful scenery, long coastlines and old houses ready to be brought back to life.

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Renovating in Bristol and Surrounding Areas