Home Improvement

  • Ensure there is room at the Inn this Christmas – Chairs and Tables for Seasonal Success If you are in the catering industry or hosting a Christmas event of any kind, your planning will either be in full swing or already pretty much complete. In fact, you may already be fully booked, which is great for business, but now it’s just a case of ensuring that everything goes according to plan, ...
  • What Size is a Trestle Table? Perhaps better questions to ask would include: What size trestle table do I need? What is the standard size of a trestle table? Tables come in a variety of shapes and sizes and ultimately, you need to decide which size and shape will work best for either the venue in question or specific event they ...
  • Stacking Chairs Make Sense Stacking Chairs Make Sense – Find Out Why Stacking chairs (or chairs that stack) are, more often than not, the most practical kind of chair for most situations. They are probably the most commonly bought chair for a whole range of industries and venues. Why are they quite so popular? Well, it’s not really a secret ...
  • Choosing the Best Church Chairs Choosing the Best Church Chairs – A Guide for a Stylish & Effective Church Hall Choosing the best church chairs for your church, chapel, conference centre or hall is important for a whole range of reasons. In this guide, we have a look at some of the many considerations and options as you try and work ...
  • 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 ...