Kenya’s low cost housing boom gathers steam

A low cost housing boom is gathering pace in the country as property developers and financiers begin to shift their focus to this market segment, which was previously seen as unprofitable. Following a glut in the high-end segment, investors are…
Crown Paints unveils Zero VOC paints

Crown Paints has launched a range of five eco-friendly paints in a bid to meet the rising demand for green building materials in the country. According to Crown Paints CEO Rakesh Rao, the odourless Zero VOC (volatile organic compounds) paints…
How to decorate your home like a stylist

Home decoration can be very challenging especially when you consider the various choices and styles that are available. It is, however, so easy to decide on a style of decoration for your home once you identify your personal style. To…
Remodelling ideas for small houses

Remodelling a house is a great idea to improve the quality of life in a home and to raise the value of the house. But, like all upgrades, remodelling does not come cheap. However, it is possible to lower your…
How to manage building cost overruns

Regardless of how good you may plan, there will always be unexpected home building costs. Learning how to cope with unexpected twists and turns in home building cost is important in ensuring you stay within your budget. So, what should…