Home Improvement

  • Permitted Development vs Planning Permission UK Infographic Guide Are you confused about whether you need planning permission for a building or home improvement project?  Have you heard about permitted development legislation but don’t know if your project will be covered? If so, you’ll love our simple guide that helps to determine which building projects will require planning permission and which are allowed under permitted ...
  • Considering a home extension? Here’s what you need to know… Our Home Extension Tips and Resources Most homeowners are at some point faced with the reality that they need more space to accommodate a growing family or to achieve a more desirable, comfortable living space.  The decision then is whether to move to a new house or to have a home extension built. Either way, there are ...
  • How Strong is Your Trestle Table? How Strong is Your Trestle Table? How strong is a trestle table?  If you are buying one of these tables it’s worth knowing just how good it is and what you might be able to put on your table before you risk breaking it. A little while ago, we did a few experiments to find out whether ...
  • How to Prepare for a Home Remodeling Project Planning Your Home Remodeling Make your wishlist. Make a two column table, then in one column list your wants. In the other column, list your needs.  This will help further along the line when you’re faced with difficult decisions by giving you a clearer picture of your priorities.  ie. What jobs have to happen now and what ...
  • Are Our Trestle Tables the Strongest? At Ningbo’s headquarters we’ve been discussing a ‘weighty’ issue…..Do we have strong trestle tables?The answer is an emphatic YES and the proof is in the pudding!Two members of staff, including Ningbo’s General Manager Bert Taylor threw caution to the wind and sat on the trestles to prove their strength.After passing that test the temporary tables ...
  • Getting set for summer and alfresco dining The summer of 2018 has been setting records for being one of the driest and warmest since records began and for the catering industry in particular, the sunshine has generally meant that business has been booming as customers flock to cafes, bars and restaurants for an ice cold drink and some alfresco dining. With the ...
  • Top Tips For Finding The Right Builder & Working Successfully With Them For homeowners who are considering building work or home improvements, their key question is often, “how will I find a reliable builder/tradesperson?” And who can blame them? The media bombards us with horror stories about ‘cowboy’ builders leaving projects half finished and budgets spiralling out of control – there are even tv shows dedicated to exposing ...
  • Welcome To The Ethical Projects Blog & How We Stand Out From The Crowd Hello and a warm welcome to the Ethical Projects Limited blog and our new revamped website.  We’re Liverpool builders, but the informative articles we plan on delivering here, will be relevant to anyone who’s considering starting a building project, building a home extension, investing in a building project or is just interested in the construction ...
  • A Seating Solution That Works A Seating Solution that Works Finding the right seating solution is important for many businesses, such as those in the catering industry, the entertainment industry and even places like churches and community centres. There’s plenty to take into consideration in order to get the right chair, for the right place, for the right occasion. Let’s have a ...
  • The Chiavari Chair – What would a wedding be without it? The modern day Chiavari chair is without doubt one of the most popular banqueting chairs currently on the market and it’s easy to see why. It’s an extremely stylish looking seat and because of this can grace a whole range of venues hosting special occasions. The origins of this chair style go back more than two ...