Author: Denny

The Rise of Manchester’s Modern Flats
02 Aug

The Rise of Manchester’s Modern Flats

Modern flats have been a dominant sight in UK cities since the early 1950s. Initially welcomed as a solution to unsanitary Victorian terrace housing and the desolate spaces caused by German bombing in World War Two, their early novelty rapidly eroded along with some of the poor structural design that their quick rollout required. But…

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Bungalows and All Their Glory
05 Jul

Bungalows and All Their Glory

When purchasing a property, there are obviously many different styles that you can choose, from city centre apartments to remote farmhouses in the middle of the countryside. You might have a specific destination in mind or be more open to suggestions, but whatever dictates your choices there’s a good chance that one type of property…

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New Shutters Website Launched!!!
24 May

New Shutters Website Launched!!!

We are proud to launch our brand new Shutters website! Please take a look around: we guide you through the different window shutter styles available, and the benefits each type offers. With our local Shutter experts covering all areas of Manchester and Greater Manchester, contact us to find out more information about how our amazing…

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Enhance Your Manchester Townhouse
17 May

Enhance Your Manchester Townhouse

When we think of Manchester townhouses, a number of different styles from over the ages present themselves.  There’s the classic red-brick Georgian era version and its modern era counterpart, which is typically the same colour but often found in paler hues. Then there’s the 21st century townhouse, which may not feature bricks at all and…

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A Window Treatment That Lasts
10 May

A Window Treatment That Lasts

As you research what treatment would be best for your windows, you’ll notice that there’s no shortage of choice on the market as you’re presented with the various array of options, curtains, blinds and wooden shutters. It’s important to think about what you want your treatment to bring to the party…or in this case the…

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Manchester Homes; Victorian Row Houses
03 May

Manchester Homes; Victorian Row Houses

The Victorian era lasted 64 years, and as you’d expect from such an extensive time period, it provided many different styles of houses. Regency, Italianite, Gothic Revival & Queen Anne stylings all vied for attention, but these were designed to appeal to the upper classes and not ordinary middle and working class families. A brief…

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