Category: Home repairs

Buying the Right Material

Buying the Right Material

Anyone who wants to lay tiles, of course, needs the right material. You can save a lot of nuisance and time if you plan right from the start. We tell you what you need for the right tile and what is superfluous. Which surface would I like to tile? It is important to know exactly which surface you would like to tile.

The long road to a

The long road to a "home-away-from-home" feeling

The 100-square-meter Upstairs of Winfried M. from Sinntal still had a long way to the cozy home. First of all, the screed works were due. MyHammer expert Ahmet Öz took care of it. And how: It was not only repaired or renovated - but properly paddled! Ahmet Öz brought the cement screed - to the full satisfaction of the client.

Thick insulation was a thing of the past: What good are the thin high-performance insulation

Thick insulation was a thing of the past: What good are the thin high-performance insulation

High-performance insulating materials open up new possibilities for protecting buildings from heat loss. They are indispensable in the field of core insulation. What high-performance insulation is all about Insulation materials are materials that have a low thermal conductivity. The conductivity indicates which amount of heat penetrates in watts at a temperature difference of 1 meter thickness of one meter.

The Best Ideas for a Spa Bathroom

The Best Ideas for a Spa Bathroom

A spa bathroom invites the whole family to relax. There are plenty of nice ideas for decorating the room. Plenty of space in the bathroom for personal ideas Why not choose the largest room in the house or the apartment for a bath renovation? Generosity in the room layout and area design encourages a longer stay and extensive wellness.

The façade is crumbling: renovating the wall plaster

The façade is crumbling: renovating the wall plaster

The old plaster on the wall of Dagmar J from Rheine in North Rhine-Westphalia was to be renewed. Moreover, a scaffolding was needed that had to be built over the conservatory below to reach the façade to be renovated. In Jürgen Tobers of the roof and Mehr roofing mbH the client found the suitable craftsman for the order.

Renovating the guest bathroom - step by step

Renovating the guest bathroom - step by step

There is usually not much space available in a guest toilet. Therefore, the renovation wants to be well thought out. This also affects the costs. 1. Pre-Renovation Work All old bulky or broken bathroom furniture will be removed before renovation, including sink and toilet. Dark wall and floor coverings also have to give way as they leave the room small and cramped.

The Biggest Prejudices and Errors About Sanitation

The Biggest Prejudices and Errors About Sanitation

Renovate or rebuild? Whether remediation measures save costs, there are many prejudices and errors. Not everything is correct. Renovation is a bottomless pit The fact is that renovating an old building is an excellent plan. However, a specialist should first create an overall concept. All measures should be carried out in a reasonable order.

The most common mistakes when renovating old buildings

The most common mistakes when renovating old buildings

An old building renovation goes hand in hand with many prejudices and myths. Anyone who plans well and knows, cleans up with errors once and for all. Error 1: First, insulate the facade It is a myth that the insulation should be done first. It is more important to first examine to what extent a facade insulation is effective and sensible.

The most common mistakes when returning your apartment

The most common mistakes when returning your apartment

When moving out, quarrels between tenants and landlords are not uncommon. Who knows the most common mistakes, avoids differences. Error 1: The apartment must be spotless No. "Besenrein" is the keyword here. The renter must vacuum floors, remove coarse dirt and leave bathrooms hygienically clean. More thorough cleaning work is not required by law.