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Building A Holiday Home

November 28, 2017

At this time of the year many of us are hanging out for that long-awaited summer holiday with family and friends. Just as spending time…

Home Maintenance And Spring Cleaning Tips For New Homes

September 18, 2017

Once you have moved into your brand new home, you will likely find that you spend far less time on home maintenance than you did…

Healthy Homes And The Benefits Of Building With Solid Timber

August 30, 2017

In our last blog we discussed why condensation forms and the practical steps you can take to prevent it in your home. This time we…

How To Banish Condensation From Your Home

July 20, 2017

Winter is well and truly here and many of you will be battling the daily curse of condensation dripping from your windows when you get…

What You Need To Know About Your Budget To Build A House

June 22, 2017

We Kiwis are known for our laidback, “she’ll be right” attitude. While this approach can work well in some circumstances, coming up with a budget…

Size Can Be Deceiving

May 24, 2017

Real estate agents always encourage clients to declutter their homes when selling them as rooms look much bigger if they have less in them. When…

Choosing The Best Home Orientation For Your Site

May 1, 2017

Many of us grew up in older homes where the sunniest room in the house was the bathroom or the laundry! Fortunately these days we…

What Is Passive Design?

April 27, 2017

You may have heard the term “passive design” but what does it actually mean? Basically passive design means utilising free renewable sources of energy such…

Tips For A Warm, Dry Home

April 12, 2017

Here at Fraemohs we love autumn with its sunny but crisp days and the prospect of cosy nights in. It is neat to see mushrooms…

Let’s Talk About Roof Styles

March 9, 2017

When it comes to roof styles for houses, there are a number of different options. Two of the most common kinds of roof design are…