Marbella and the Costa del Sol at the Heart of Global Golf
Back in 1988 when Valderrama hosted the first Volvo Masters, the popularity of golf in Spain was only just starting to flourish. The Costa del Sol was already well-known internationally as one of Europe’s most popular golf destinations, with its most venerable course, Parador de Málaga, having been inaugurated back in 1925. The area’s first…
Our favourite traditional Andalusian renovation
With over 15 years building and reforming quality homes here on the Costa del Sol, we have completed many projects that we are proud to call our own. But one of our all-time favourite Andalusian style refurbishments is this stunning golf front villa in Guadalmina.
Gazebos and Pergolas
Just like barbeque or summer kitchens, pergolas and gazebos have become one of the marks of a great outdoor living area. This blog gives an overview of permanent types of these open outdoor structures and the styles that they match.
10 Elements of a great outdoor kitchen
Over recent years an outdoor kitchen has become one of the essential elements of great outdoor living areas. Here on the Costa del Sol, they are an excellent way to enjoy those sunny days and balmy evenings in your own private space. To help get you thinking about how it might work in your home, we have put together the key elements of a good outdoor kitchen.
Top reasons to upgrade your swimming pool
With summer just around the corner, it’s high time to start planning and updating your pool and garden area. If you are considering whether it’s time to invest in upgrading your swimming pool, here are some key reasons to upgrade your pool area.
Locating electrical power sockets
One thing that is essential to home functionality and tidiness is the positioning of power sockets. This blog gives you an outline of how to get power sockets right for your home.
The health benefits of living on the Costa del Sol
For those of you who are considering the move to warmer weathers here on the Mediterranean south of Spain, we encourage you to take the leap. Life here on the Costa del Sol is healthier, happier and more relaxing. This blog outlines the key health benefits that the Costa del Sol offers.
The most popular home layout ideas in 2022
When undertaking a construction or reform project it is easy to get caught up in pretty pictures and latest trends but can sometimes be confusing to choose which layout ideas best suit your lifestyle. This blog explores some popular layout ideas to help you to narrow down the main home elements that might suit you.
Introducing Home Automation
Home automation is becoming increasingly accessible and helpful. This blog provides an introduction to popular smart home functions and systems.
Top heating options for your home
With winter well on it´s way it´s the perfect time to get your heating up to date. This blog explores the most popular heating options here in the south of Spain.
Sneak peak – Complete villa Makeover in Marbesa
Take a peak at a complete reform that we undertook in this gorgeous Marbesa villa. The client wanted a full refurbishment in a modern style with rustic traditional Andalusian elements. We also worked together to do interior design and fit out, completing on time despite historic supply challenges.
7 easy steps to getting your home ready for the winter months
With the weather cooling down, and normal life in full swing, it´s the perfect time to start preparing your home for the cooler months. We have put together a simple checklist to help you prepare your Spanish home before you turn your heaters on this year.