Category Archives: Concrete Restoration

Why concrete countertops are cool for bakers!

Concrete Crack Repair in London

Hit Channel 4 show The Great British Bake Off returns to our screens this autumn. Paul Hollywood, Prue Leith and Noel Fielding will be back alongside new face Matt Lucas. It’s likely to whip up another baking craze across the land, as it has done in previous years. So sales of baking ingredients and equipment […]

Marble kitchen worktops – understanding the benefits

Marble Kitchen Countertop Repair

We thought it was high time we offered a recap of the benefits marble can bring to a home. This natural stone looks elegant in bathrooms as well as kitchens. But it also offers a number of other advantages you may not be aware of: Affordability Of course, ‘expensive’ may be an adjective that springs […]

Updating your bathroom? Feel some concrete benefits!

Bathroom Natural Stone Repair and Restoration London

Lockdown has caused many of us to look at our homes with fresh eyes. If the increased time at home as made you realise you need to upgrade your bathroom, you’re far from alone. The idea of concrete bathrooms may initially seem odd, drab or downright unsightly. But this material is increasingly popular for use […]

Considering a fresh kitchen colour? Try the new black!

Black Marble Kitchen Repair and Restoration London

For decades, white has been the default choice of colour for kitchens, albeit with some dalliances along the way with shades such as avocado. Or perhaps even turquoise and pink during the post-war era. But in recent years, black has become an increasingly sought-after kitchen hue. Think glossy kitchen cabinets, alongside black marble worktops with […]

Concrete kitchen countertops: all you need to know

Concrete Countertop Crack Repair and Restoration in London

With the ‘industrial’ look highly popular, concrete is increasingly being seen across the UK’s homes. Just now, you’ll find it in everything from kitchen tables and countertops to floors. With concrete worktops, you can create a genuinely unique look, especially if you fit them on an island unit. Install countertops only in this material, or […]

Five things to bear in mind before you power-wash your driveway

Concrete Repair and Restoration as well as Pressure Washing for Patio and Driveway in London

If you haven’t got around to it so far this year, power washing is a quick and easy way of cleaning outdoor areas like patios and driveways. With stream jet washing, powerful blasts of warm water can shift grime, mould or dirt in one go. There’s no elbow grease or scrubbing. Now is also a […]

The antibacterial benefits of quartz countertops

Quartz Restoration and Repair in London

Due to recent events, more of us are keen to keep our homes germ-free. The kitchen is of course a key concern. It’s a room we particularly want to keep spotless. After all, we cook and (often) eat in it every day. Anything which comes into contact with food is a potential source of contamination. […]

Concrete resurfacing: frequently asked questions

Concrete Restoration London

Time eventually erodes everything.Concrete is no exception. Here, we consider the questions people often have on concrete resurfacing. Traditionally, your choice was between concrete repair or replacement. Today, concrete resurfacing is a sought-after alternative. It provides a great-looking, affordable finish with little mess. What is it? Concrete resurfacing doesn’t mean replacing all the concrete. Instead, […]

Is concrete the new marble for kitchens?

Restoration to Concrete in London

With lockdown now a month old, most of us are spending more time at home. So you may well be taking a closer look at your kitchen. And you may be thinking about refitting it once restrictions are lifted. Concrete countertops may not spring immediately to mind. But at least one respected designer is now […]

Spring cleaning in the time of corona: further tips

Covid 19 (Corona) Home Deep Cleaning

April and May are clearly always the best times of year for spring cleaning. But, in 2020, this activity seems to have acquired a new significance. This time around, it’s about sanitising surfaces and spaces as well as removing the winter-long build-up of grime. We know we’ve mentioned this topic before, but there’s a lot […]