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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.
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.
Key benefits of 3D visualisations
When undertaking a building or design project, you may be tempted to skip the time and money involved in obtaining a 3D design. This blog outlines the key reasons why 3D design is worth the investment.
The biggest mistake when undertaking a building project
There are many mistakes that homeowners can make when undertaking a building or construction project. In our experience, the biggest mistake that home renovators can make is to mix companies and tradesmen to do their projects. This blog outlines why.
7 Heavenly Outdoor Living Styles
Here on the Costa del Sol, outdoor living is a big part of living well all year around. This blog highlights some gorgeous outdoor living styles to get you inspired for your next chillout area makeover.
New tax deductions for improved energy efficiency in Spanish homes
Improving the energy efficiency of homes just got more affordable for Spanish tax payers when a new law was published in the official state gazette on last month.
Glamorous Outdoor Lighting Ideas
While fairy or string lights, or removable solar lights in your planters might seem like a simple solution to light your outdoor area- these inevitably get messy or fall out creating more hassle than you had imagined. So if you want a flawless and easily maintained outdoor lighting system, we have put together a few elegant ideas to help you enjoy your outdoor area on lovely evenings.
Fantastic golf front modernisation in Elviria
Our committed team of builders and designers have been busy at work and are now delighted to share this incredible transformation of a golf front villa in Santa Maria. This dream has everything you could ask for!
Top 7 Simple Renovation ideas in 2022
While we all dream of the perfect home, sometimes it can be hard to know what to prioritise. This blog takes 7 key things that you can focus on to make your home feel good as new.
Universal Design Principles to increase your homes´ worth and functionality
When building or renovating your home there are many things to consider. We outline key universal design principles to make your home accessible to all, and therefore increase overall value and attractiveness for selling on in the future.
Choosing the right window for your home
Most people don´t think about which windows would best suit their homes until they have to. We have put together an overview of the window types and materials, along with their benefits and disadvantages to help orientate you.
6 Modern Bathroom Styles that Impress
We all know that a practical and stylish bathroom makes starting and ending the day that much more enjoyable. Since design styles are constantly changing, we have put together a list of sophisticated bathroom themes that are bound to impress for decades.
Are solar panels worth the investment?
With electricity prices skyrocketing around Europe, government subsidies and prices improving, now is an excellent time to consider installing solar panels on your home. We have researched all the key questions for you to help decide whether now is the right time to install solar panels in Spain.
The 10 Best Swimming Pool Features to Consider
With the warmer months just around the corner, it´s a great time to start thinking about any building or renovation works to be finished for this summer. To help get you inspired, we explore 10 of the best features to consider to make your swimming pool one to be proud of.
Planning your Kitchen
Clever kitchen design is fundamental to make it an enjoyable place to be and use. There are so many different layouts, tools and materials and styles to consider, so to get you started- here is an overview of the key topics to consider when planning the heart of your home.
Choosing the best floors for your home
When building or reforming a house, one of the biggest decisions you will make is which flooring to install. For the flooring rookie, we have put together a quick overview of the kinds of flooring options and a simple three step guide to choosing the right floors for you.
New Years Renovation Ideas
Now that we are contemplating the year ahead, it is a great time to start thinking about your renovation goals for your home too. Here are some simple renovation ideas to improve your home.