Useful Trade Directories
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for our readers. We are continually searching for useful resources on
the internet that will assist you with all of your home and garden needs.
If you are aware of any useful resources that are not listed here, please let us know by contacting feedback.
Architecture & Planning
•Royal Institute of British Architects.
Search for an architect and find advice about engaging their services. An abundance of reference material as well as many further useful web site links.
•Royal Institute of British Architects Resource Directory
A comprehensive e-directory, bringing information from building product suppliers and manufacturers to professionals in the UK construction industry.
Habitus.co.uk is a UK-wide network of chartered surveyors. All our surveyors are RICs accredited and we have a 50-year history of residential surveying.
•Association of Environmental Building
Plenty of advice and information regarding green building issues. Useful further reading recommendations and search facility for members' services.
•Federation of Master Builders
A wealth of information for both consumers and professional builders. Free contracts for homeowners employing builders.
•Revealing design at its source
Hidden Art is an established network of more than1800 designer-makers and creative businesses.
Helpful advice on how to save energy around the home
•The complete guide to Feng Shui
Feng Shui store, the place where Practitioners, Masters, consultants and enthusiasts from around the world buy their enhancers, cures, crystals, water fountains, Chinese coins, kwan yin, wu lou, six coins, salt water cure, six rod wind chime, fu dogs, ba gua mirrors, lotus lily, buddhas, consultations, three legged toads, dragons and so much more.
•The Royal Horticultural Society
You'll find comprehensive gardening advice including a thorough plant selector database. Horticultural training courses are offered for the professional and enthusiast as well as details of upcoming exhibitions.
•Carry On Gardening
Clear and practical advice on many gardening topics. A useful ideas exchange feature to ask for advice or assistance with questions from other gardening enthusiasts.
Offers clear and practical advice on all aspects of gardening, from addressing specific gardening problems to guidance on garden projects.
•The Carpet Foundation
The Carpet Foundation’s aim is to provide consumers with all the important information needed to buy a carpet. While it won’t make you an expert, it will certainly help you buy the right carpet for you.
Fitted kitchens with a free design and kitchen quote service.
•The Kitchen, Bathroom and Bedroom Specialists Association
Advice plus listings of members in your area.
Salvage & Reclamation
•Architectural salvage, garden antiques and reclaimed building materials.
Fine source for suppliers of architectural and garden antiques, and reclaimed building materials, also reclamation-friendly designers, restorers and craftspeople.