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Whether you’re looking for a complete home makeover or you’re desperate for a change in your interior, a fresh coat of paint is always a great solution. How do you know the best colour choice for your home, and how do you know you won’t be sick of it this time next year?
Let’s face it, accidents happen, things get broken, and depending on the thing, this can be more or less of a big problem. When it comes to certain things though, having to deal with it being broken can be very time consuming and expensive. For example, perhaps you...
At some point or another, most of us have attempted DIY painting jobs either in our own homes, or those of family members and/or friends. Sadly, the general conclusion is that DIY paint jobs never really turn out quite the way that we hoped that they would, and you...
Whether you have just moved into a new home or have been living in the same one for a while, but have decided that it’s time for a change, then decorating one or more rooms in your home is a great thing to do! Buying all of the nice new things to go with the new decor...
Everyone wants to make sure that they are getting the best out of their properties. And why not? Many homeowners will eventually find that their homes need a bit of a helping hand when it comes to keeping at ‘their best’ – and that doesn’t just mean in terms of...
Ever considered taking on a bit of house remodelling before? To change the look of your room or space, you don’t have to lift everything up or take everything apart. In fact, there are lots of things you can do to renovate your home under your own steam. There are...
While hanging pictures may seem like a pretty easy job, it’s actually more intricate than you might think. When you hire a leading company or specialist to help you decorate and transform the look of your home, you’re bound to pick up plenty of tips and tricks –...
Here at BBOJ, we know a thing or two about painting. We’ve used all kinds of mixes and have painted all kinds of walls, doors, skirting boards and more besides. The fact is, we’ve applied our paint to pretty much every indoor surface under the sun, and then some. But...
Cleaners, tutors, gardeners, nannies… the domestic help business is booming, but managing those relationships can be a challenge. Published in the Daily Telegraph. Julian Axe, retired doctor: Chris Gilbey was recommended to me by a local friend in Kensington. He made...
It’s that time again. Spring is finally here, and for millions of people, that means finally getting their homes in order. You’ve left some of the bigger jobs over the winter to fester. Who can blame you? No one’s really going to feel up to...
It’s safe to say that when something goes wrong in your home, everything grinds to a halt. Faulty boiler? Check. Plumbing not up to scratch? Strike two. Struggling to find the source of a nasty smell in your bathroom? You’re going to need to call a specialist. In...
If you have ever wondered what the difference is between a “Handyman” and a specialist trade contractor, you are not alone. To help make things a little clearer, we thought we’d give you some information in this blog. Once upon a time, a Handyman was only seen as a...
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