How to buy land in Kenya

The Kenyan constitution permits citizens to acquire land within any county providing they comply with the following procedures of buying and selling land in Kenya. 1.) Land identification – This is where soon-to-be landowners identify land that meets their criteria…
4 Building design trends in 2016

As the construction industry continues to boom in many countries, building designers are busy creating trendy designs for new builds and renovations. The following are the top four building design trends this year. 1.) Green buildings – More and more…
How to Install Metal Roofing

Metal roofing installation is becoming popular among homeowners as it helps improve the visual appeal of a home. Metal roofs are durable and can hold up well under extreme weather conditions. Although metal roofing is simple in design, its installation…
How to fix broken roof tile

Replacing broken roof tiles helps to prevent roof leaks and subsequent ceiling damage during the rainy season. Fixing cracked roof tiles saves you the expensive and unnecessary burden or installing a new roof as broken tiles can easily be fixed…
Popular floor types for modern homes

Flooring is a term used genetically to describe a lasting covering of a floor or the process of installing such a covering. Popular floor types for homes include laminate flooring, hardwood flooring, engineered wood flooring, ceramic tile flooring and marble…
How to cut home building costs

In these tough economic times, every builder is looking for innovative ways to lower building costs without compromising on safety and beauty. Your dream of decreasing the cost of building a home is valid and can be realised using the…
Top 5 benefits of prefab homes

Prefabricated houses, also known as modular homes or prefabs, are homes built in factories in standard sections that are later transported and assembled on-site. Prefabricated construction has gained popularity over the years due to the following benefits: 1.) Design flexibility…
What to consider when building a home

Building a home is a rewarding but expensive affair. However, the following considerations can enable you to significantly lower the cost of building a house. 1.) Foundation – A building’s foundation performs crucial functions such as bearing the weight of…