Category: Home repairs

Work steps for renovation plaster

Work steps for renovation plaster

The application of restoration plaster differs in the work steps hardly from the normal plastering. But the preparation must be thorough. Restoration plaster has a rough structure. It can therefore bind salts and moisture and helps to dry the masonry. It can not replace a missing horizontal seal or a wall seal.

Brilliantly polished

Brilliantly polished

The eye goes along: every year the parquet needs a finishing touch. The Tooth of the time was the Riemchenparkett in the living room Gerhard Ps from Munich to see clearly. Scratches and dark discoloration had made it unsightly and dull. In order to make the living room shine again, Gerhard P. commissioned StratoS Parkett with the professional sanding and repainting of the parquet.

Paint on plastic plaster - Noteworthy

Paint on plastic plaster - Noteworthy

Plastic plaster can be designed in a number of ways and painted without any major problems. Pre-treatment is required before painting. Special feature of plastic plaster Plastic plasters (synthetic resin plasters) are dispersions. It is a mixture of several substances, which are usually distributed in a liquid medium.

Aus dem Charme becomes old-style chic

Aus dem Charme becomes old-style chic

What happens if one Floorboard is not treated for 30 years, shows the before image (left). The wood was worn and worn and made the actually intact flooring to a more than sad sight. All the more surprising is the transformation - a run-down room became a jewel. Stefan S. from the Neustadt in Hamburg owes Rodolfo Wehrendt from Reinfeld.

Exterior Insulation - Insulation for Your Home

Exterior Insulation - Insulation for Your Home

In an ordinary private household, around 75% of the total energy bill is for heating costs. The heat loss is particularly noticeable in older houses. How to perform thermal insulation of the facade Facade insulation can reduce energy consumption by up to 50%. The external insulation is generally preferable to the internal insulation.

Exterior Wall Becomes Neat

Exterior Wall Becomes Neat

At the sight of the weathered wall, Wolfgang H from Leverkusen, the introductory sentence of his MyHammer mission may well have been shot in the head: "An outer wall should look neat again." In fact, the wall did not make a decent impression. The paint had cracked open, the plaster had flaked off in some places and green spots had formed.

Renovate Bath - Checklist

Renovate Bath - Checklist

Especially after a home purchase or move it can It will be necessary to refurbish the bathroom and thus to create your own wellness oasis. Especially with older baths there is often the desire for a refurbishment. When planning the bathroom, however, a lot must be considered. A bathroom planner eases the redesign and makes the upcoming costs clearer.

Transforming the Bathroom - More Than Just a Wet Room

Transforming the Bathroom - More Than Just a Wet Room

The value of a dwelling rises and falls with the quality of the bathroom. When transforming, you can incorporate creative ideas. The bathroom as a wellness oasis A modern bathroom has more to offer than just personal hygiene. It should be a place of relaxation and the opportunity for leisure. The trend is towards large and bright rooms.

Balcony refurbished and beautified in Teltow

Balcony refurbished and beautified in Teltow

A leaky gutter can have nasty consequences as rainwater gets to places it should not. That could, for example, affect the walls of the building. Jörg N. in Teltow had had a rain gutter on the balcony for years, so that rainwater had penetrated the balcony floor and caused the plywood to be completely rotted.

Pay attention to the electrical system during drilling - Notes

Pay attention to the electrical system during drilling - Notes

When drilling, it is important to know where the electrical system is under the wall. If an electric line is hit, it can have serious consequences. Where is the electrical system in the wall? Usually, sockets and switches indicate that the wiring is running. If the power lines are laid correctly, they run according to a predefined plan in defined installation zones.