How to combat damp

Damp is something than can affect homes with no ventilation. It causes mould on walls, furniture and can make window frames and other wooded areas rot. Dampness also has its health risks too - a cold damp house encourages the growth of mould and mites and as mites...

Insulation and home building

If you didn’t know already, insulation keeps your home warm and cool and makes your home energy efficient all year around. Around half of all heat can escape if your home is not properly insulated. Insulation acts as a barrier and is essential for keeping  homes warm...

Open plan living – let there be space

With our increasingly hectic lifestyles, convenience and sociability have become key and that is why shared space for living, cooking and eating has become the heart of the modern home. Kitchens, dining rooms and games rooms have grown in popularity and become one....

Welcome to J&B Projects July Newsletter

Welcome to the first addition of J&B Projects newsletter. Our aim is to keep you updated on J&B Projects along with the latest building news and invaluable hints and tips. Enjoy! It’s been a great start to the year so far. J&B Projects have really ramped...

Pre-purchase building inspections explained – J&B Projects

For many people a house is the single largest purchase they’ll make in their lifetime and getting all the steps from viewing to purchase is pretty important. A building inspection is an essential step before the purchase of a new home or investment property. Your...

Helpful bathroom refurbish ideas

These days’ bathrooms are more than a place to have a shower and do your hair. Today’s modern bathroom is a peaceful private place to unwind from the stresses of the day and if designed right, can leave you lingering for hours. Key elements in creating an inviting and...

Outdoor kitchens

The Australian BBQ is a huge tradition in our culture. We love them and they’ll always be an integral part of any backyard, and because we love them so much we’re constantly adding, improving and improving the way we BBQ. Australians are now designing them into their...

Structural Engineer – what they really do

What do structural engineers do? Structural engineers design, create, solve problems and innovate. They’re involved at every stage of a structure’s build and play an important part in design and construction. A great deal of what structural engineers do involves...

Skip to it – hiring a skip made easy

Whether you’re renovating or having a clear out of unwanted clutter, skips are a cost effective solution of getting rid of your rubbish easily, whatever it may be. Skips come in all shapes and sizes and which one will be best suit your job will depend on the waste...