Other Rooms

Here we have interesting articles about all kinds of rooms in the home including living rooms, spare rooms, guest rooms, game rooms, basements and we go all the way up to lofts, as well as home offices in between.

Solar Attic Fans Versus Electrical Attic Fans

Solar vs Electric Attic Fans

Now that summer is here, have you visited your attic lately?

What? You say it’s too hot up there?

Excess heat in your attic is actually an excellent reason to venture up the attic steps. That is, in order to install an attic fan, or Power Attic Ventilator (PAV).

Two Great Reasons to Insulate Your Attic

Two Great Reasons to Insulate Your Attic

Some homeowners don't pay that much attention to the insulation in their attic, or lack thereof, because of several (wrong) reasons.

First of all, the uninformed homeowner believes that the insulation that was installed when the house was first built should last as long as the house. Next, they don't consider lack of insulation or poor energy efficiency as a problem. Finally, since attic insulation isn't that visible, most homeowners never have even given it any thought.

Better Attic Storage Ideas

Attic Storage Ideas

Attics are ideal for storing a variety of items you only use from time to time, but in order for it to be a functional storage solution for your home, rather than a dumping ground where things have a nasty habit of ‘disappearing’, it's time for some better attic storage ideas to keep everything tidy and organized up there.

Hazards To Look Out For When Heading Up To An Unconverted Loft

An Unconverted Loft

There’s a massive trend for home improvement projects right now, with a loft conversion topping the charts for the best return on investment. That means that not only do you get a lot more space in your home, but that also, the money you spend on making those improvements will pay for itself over a few short years. What’s more, the overall value of your house will increase the most in comparison to any other home improvement. However, before you can even consider starting improvement work on your loft, you’ll need to head up there and take a good look around.

Home Soundproofing Tips For Musicians

soundproofing a music room

Here are some handy DIY soundproofing tips that every musician should know about. Start by reading this article, then watch the videos below for demonstrations on how this is done.

If your neighbours have stopped speaking to you since you bought your new drum kit or trumpet and your family and friends are at their wit’s end then it may be time to think about soundproofing your music room.