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# home-improvement - Last year 2021

Opinion: I have become that which I most feared - a man who does DIY
# Don't Screw It Up
# Don't Screw It Up

Opinion: I have become that which I most feared - a man who does DIY

Jul 11th 2021, 8:00 PM 25,829 Views 18 Comments

Rory McNab says he doesn’t cover himself in glory with his DIY efforts, but it does feel good.

Opinion: Why are home make-over tv shows so popular in Ireland?
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Opinion: Why are home make-over tv shows so popular in Ireland?

Jul 4th 2021, 7:00 AM 16,373 Views 14 Comments

Property programmes thrive in societies where home ownership is the most valued and celebrated housing ideology, writes Emmett Scanlon.

# home-improvement - All time

Real Madrid's €500m stadium revamp to begin once the season ends
# Home Improvement
From The42
# Home Improvement

Real Madrid's €500m stadium revamp to begin once the season ends

Apr 2nd 2019, 2:56 PM 8,993 Views 9 Comments

The 81,000 capacity is not due to increase but a number of technological advancements will be made.

Tim Allen sent a ridiculous tweet about evolution and everyone went in
# Tool Time
From The Daily Edge
# Tool Time

Tim Allen sent a ridiculous tweet about evolution and everyone went in

Aug 16th 2017, 7:52 PM 13,828 Views 1 Comment

Aaaaeeeugh.

Sexton stars as superb Leinster crush Ospreys with bonus-point victory at the RDS
# Home Improvement
From The42
# Home Improvement

Sexton stars as superb Leinster crush Ospreys with bonus-point victory at the RDS

Sep 23rd 2016, 9:46 PM 15,593 Views 36 Comments

The Welsh side entered the game with a maximum 15 points from their first three league games, but can have no complaints with tonight’s result.

Munster's new €15m training base could have been a deal-breaker for Rassie Erasmus
# Home Improvement
From The42
# Home Improvement

Munster's new €15m training base could have been a deal-breaker for Rassie Erasmus

Sep 21st 2016, 1:46 PM 14,274 Views 18 Comments

“Rugby union wise, it’s probably in the top 10 in the world.”

Here's how the €70m redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoimh currently looks
# Home Improvement
From The42
# Home Improvement

Here's how the €70m redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoimh currently looks

Dec 29th 2015, 5:38 PM 27,459 Views 41 Comments

Upgrade work is expected to be finished by the summer of 2017.

DIY in the home: When should you leave it to the professionals?
# Home Improvement
# Home Improvement

DIY in the home: When should you leave it to the professionals?

Mar 5th 2015, 6:28 PM 3,309 Views 1 Comment

To find out what you can do around your own home, TheJournal.ie spoke to expert Gerry Fallon.

The hassle-free way to improve the flooring around your home
# The Upgrade
# The Upgrade

The hassle-free way to improve the flooring around your home

Jan 15th 2015, 3:38 PM 16,452 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie spoke to an expert to navigate the land of polished concrete and original floorboards.

The Upgrade: Making your home family-friendly
# Child Safety
# Child Safety

The Upgrade: Making your home family-friendly

Nov 6th 2014, 4:44 PM 1,492 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie speaks to an expert on how best to make your home safe for a young child.

Here's one hard-hit Irish industry finally coming back from the recession - hardware
# Hammer And Tongs
# Hammer And Tongs

Here's one hard-hit Irish industry finally coming back from the recession - hardware

Jul 30th 2014, 3:11 PM 14,606 Views 17 Comments

But growth in Dublin is outstripping growth in rural areas.

Lots of people are thinking about getting home extensions this year
# Home Improvement
# Home Improvement

Lots of people are thinking about getting home extensions this year

Jul 15th 2014, 10:06 AM 11,821 Views 19 Comments

In Dublin, the average cost of extending your home is 15% higher than in rural areas.

Home improvement: New digs for Irish swimmers on the Abbotstown sports campus
# Home Sweet Home
From The42
# Home Sweet Home

Home improvement: New digs for Irish swimmers on the Abbotstown sports campus

Feb 18th 2014, 6:18 PM 3,782 Views 2 Comments

Barry Murphy and Bethany Carson will live in the redeveloped accommodation on the National Sports Campus.

€30m to be spent on insulating 25k council houses
# Home Improvement
# Home Improvement

€30m to be spent on insulating 25k council houses

Feb 18th 2014, 2:22 PM 12,792 Views 89 Comments

The scheme will see local authority homes made warmer, meaning lower energy bills.

'It’s very hard to get everyone on the same hymn sheet': The battle to develop a county's young stars
# Home Improvement
From The42
# Home Improvement

'It’s very hard to get everyone on the same hymn sheet': The battle to develop a county's young stars

Feb 6th 2014, 3:00 PM 3,192 Views 0 Comments

Michael Quinn on the need to bring on Longford’s rising stars and break out of their slump.

€300k transformation gives Katie a proper training base - and toilets - for Road to Rio
# Home Improvement
From The42
# Home Improvement

€300k transformation gives Katie a proper training base - and toilets - for Road to Rio

Jan 29th 2014, 9:00 AM 3,858 Views 2 Comments

Ireland’s Olympic champion was in Bray yesterday for the re-opening of Bray Boxing Gym.

Poll: Will you take advantage of the 'home improvement' tax break?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you take advantage of the 'home improvement' tax break?

Oct 16th 2013, 12:48 PM 11,869 Views 71 Comments

The new scheme will allow a tax credit of 13.5 per cent for cash spent on renovations priced up to €30,000.

Home renovation tax incentive will hurt 'tax dodging cowboys' - IGBC
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

Home renovation tax incentive will hurt 'tax dodging cowboys' - IGBC

Oct 15th 2013, 4:39 PM 16,410 Views 60 Comments

New scheme means homeowners are less likely to use the shadow economy for building works according to construction groups including The Irish Green Building Council.

Building a Fortress: how Irish cricket got a new €500k home to match its ambition
# Home Improvement
From The42
# Home Improvement

Building a Fortress: how Irish cricket got a new €500k home to match its ambition

Aug 31st 2013, 12:00 PM 13,082 Views 46 Comments

Ireland lift the covers off their new international cricket ground in Malahide when England visit next week.

7 things that made everyone watch Home Improvement
# More Power
From The Daily Edge
# More Power

7 things that made everyone watch Home Improvement

Jun 13th 2013, 4:28 PM 2,617 Views 7 Comments

Don’t act like you didn’t love it when you were younger.

The 12 types of DIY disaster to avoid this weekend
# Don't Do It Yourself
From The Daily Edge
# Don't Do It Yourself

The 12 types of DIY disaster to avoid this weekend

Jun 2nd 2013, 9:30 AM 13,577 Views 15 Comments

Careful with those power tools now.

The new Atlanta Falcons stadium might just be the coolest thing ever
# Home Improvement
From The42
# Home Improvement

The new Atlanta Falcons stadium might just be the coolest thing ever

May 1st 2013, 11:05 AM 4,769 Views 2 Comments

Can we suggest 360 Architecture to look after the redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoimh?

B&Q Athlone store to remain open after negotiation on lease terms
# Athlone
# Athlone

B&Q Athlone store to remain open after negotiation on lease terms

Apr 2nd 2013, 3:23 PM 8,294 Views 23 Comments

The store currently employs 45 people and will remain open subject to a successful outcome to examinership.

No immediate plans for redevelopment as Pairc Tailteann downsized
# Home Improvement
From The42
# Home Improvement

No immediate plans for redevelopment as Pairc Tailteann downsized

Aug 10th 2011, 5:59 PM 838 Views 1 Comment

Home of Meath GAA looks set to be reduced to 10,000 for the foreseeable future.

Man City rename stadium following Etihad sponsorship deal
# Home Improvement
From The42
# Home Improvement

Man City rename stadium following Etihad sponsorship deal

Jul 8th 2011, 12:55 PM 352 Views 1 Comment

The club’s ground will now be known as the Etihad Stadium – plus check out six of the strangest stadium names.