Home Improvement

Don’t be complacent to the minor annoyances in your home. Home improvement doesn’t have to start and end with big renovations. Yes, large renovations usually add to the overall value of your home, but there is something to be said for paying attention to the little things. We all have an extraordinary ability to ignore and then become accustomed to…

Pools in the Off Season

Out of sight but keep in mind these few important steps to ensure your pool is in the best possible shape over the winter months. Make sure your pool chemicals are correctly balanced before the colder weather sets in. It is harder for chemicals to react in colder pool water and when the season comes around again you could find…

Adding Value: By Enhancing your Outdoor Areas

If your house doesn’t look appealing from the outside, chances are a potential buyer will never make it inside. Marketing professionals will tell you that a good first impression can add 5 to 10 percent to the value of your home. If the exterior color of your house is fading, painting is a good place to start your improvements, along…

BS&R How To: Become a carpentry master

Many people see the beauty and quality in our work and quite often we’re asked for tips or tricks when it comes to creating and maintaining these pieces. So here are our top 8 tips to carpentry mastery: Measure twice cut once. Always double check your measurements to ensure your piece will come out how you want without wasting materials; Avoid placing…

Making Your Loo Work for You

The powder room, lavatory, washroom, restroom, toilet, the loo, gents or ladies, the privy, outhouse, latrine, water closet… There a many names for this infamous room but one thing stays the same: it is the most important room in your home. Lets be real, everyone’s got to go. This makes this room more than vital in a home. But just…

BS&R How To:  Add Warmth to Your Bathroom

With all that tile, porcelain, and metal, bathrooms are notoriously cold places. Luckily for you there are a lot of design choices these days that incorporate various materials to add warmth to your bathroom. Mixing wood with the moisture-ridden setting of a bathroom may sound like a recipe for disaster but thanks to modern technologies, this is no longer the…

Bathroom Renovations – a Bachelors’ Dream 

The bathroom is a very personal space used by everyone in the household so it needs to be kept updated and clean. Because of it’s frequent use it is important not to just throw money at it, but to plan your dream bathroom very carefully in advance, to achieve the look and function you want from the start. When it’s…

Prevention is better than Cure

The Calm: The Hurricane is on its way and your to do list just got a whole lot longer! Here are a few essentials for protecting your pool: Add a few scoops of shock to the pool via the skimmers before the storm to fight off any algae caused by dirt and debris blowing into the pool. Clear your pool…

Organised Oasis

We have a number of spaces that become bland catch-alls for our stuff. From closets to garages to laundry rooms to play rooms these spaces are hazard zones for clutter and disorganization. Your home needs to work for you. Making spaces that are efficient and well organized not only make your home more livable but also make your life easier….

Get Smart

Home Automation + Home Security at your fingertips with BSG Connect Advances in technology have helped make people’s lives easier and more efficient. In the same vein, modern security has evolved to go beyond safety, protection and intruder defense to automate the home, increase efficiency and meet the demands of an on-the-go lifestyle. Bermuda Security Group (BSG), has expanded its…

Let’s talk about Warranties!

Buying a Solar Photovoltaic (PV) System is a significant and long term investment, so it’s important to buy one that will give the highest possible performance and value over its entire lifetime. When evaluating these criteria, there are two major factors to consider: The Quality and Performance of the Technology, and; The Financial Stability of the Manufacturers and Installers. In…

Pool Efficiency at its Best 

The heat of summer means lazy weekends and poolside lounging, peace and quiet and a gentle breeze. By installing an Intelliflow pump for your pool you can keep this summer dream a reality without having to keep one eye on your electricity bill or have your poolside snooze rudely awakened by the hum and whine of a traditional pump. Traditional…