The Federation of Master Builders

The Homeowner Blog



Recent posts

  • From stable to stunning

    This Master Builder wasn't horsing around when they converted this old stable into a luxury home for one very happy client!
  • A Scottish winter wonderhome

    The location of this off-the-grid building site is to remain one of Spey Building & Joinery Ltd’s best-kept secrets in accordance with their client’s wishes, and because there are few spots of natural beauty like this left to enjoy...
  • Master Builder saves family from house of horrors

    City Lofts London came to the rescue of a client in distress; taking on a “house of horrors” that many builders would have walked away from and treating the client with outstanding care.
  • Revitalise your home with an extension

    Adding an extension to your home can really bring a a sense of space, style and comfort - as well as adding real value if done correctly. As is so often the case preparation is key, and we provide guidance on measures you should take before you undertake any building project.
  • Beautiful bathroom inspiration

    Does your bathroom interior leave you feeling all washed up? Looking to soak up some inspiration for 2020? This award-winning project could be the inspiration you need to clean up your act in 2020!
  • Are you ready to deal with these common Christmas household disasters?

    Christmas is a costly time of year and the last thing homeowners want to spend their money on is emergency home improvement work. Yet, the festive period is a busy time for builders. The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) carried out some research and regarding the most common problems homeowners have over Christmas...
  • Five ways to keep your home safe this Christmas

    It's the most wonderful time of the year... so make sure it stays that way! The Homeowner Blog looks at five ways you can keep your home safe over the festive period and make sure your days stay merry and bright!
  • A hole in one

    O'Keeffe Building Services Ltd were described by their clients as "real heroes" for rescuing what could have been a shelved project...
  • Make your home more Christmassy this winter!

    Choose the right Christmas treeBefore you start looking for that dream Christmas tree it’s important that you find one that fits, so measure the area you intend to display it in before you leave the