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Introducing the home of 2017: smart homes

The concept of the smart home is not a new one and many of the ideas surrounding the ‘home of the future’ have been around for a while.  Until now, though, technology hasn’t been able to keep up with our imaginations, and the ‘home of the future’ remained out of reach. Today’s technology has changed [...]

By |April 20th, 2017|0 Comments

How to choose the perfect floor with Ocean Flooring

Your floor makes up a big part of your space, so choosing what materials, styles and colours to use can seem like a daunting decision. There’s a whole host of things to think about when it comes to crunch-time, including taste, practicality as well as the style of the rest of your home. Interior designers [...]

By |February 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Nutshell:spaces launch event

If you’ve been keeping up with our latest news, you’ll know that we recently introduced a brand new member of our family, Nutshell:spaces. Nutshell:spaces is our solution to bespoke, small projects. Offering the same high standards of service, craftsmanship and finish as we do with larger contracts, our aim is to work alongside clients and [...]

By |January 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Home trends to watch in 2017

We’ve already looked at a few New Year’s promises you can make for your home in 2017. But new years aren’t just a blank slate for homeowners. They also give construction professionals, architects and interior designers the chance to start afresh and pioneer some new industry trends. To keep you and your home ahead of [...]

By |December 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Building Careers: Nutshell’s Kieran Crumley discusses construction projects and his work in the South East

As a born-and-bred family-run construction company in the heart of Sussex with a history spanning more than 400 years, you’ll be hard pressed to find a firm that is more in-tune with the local construction industry than Nutshell Construction. The UK property industry has experienced its fair share of disturbance through times of change this [...]

By |November 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Introducing Nutshell:spaces by Nutshell Construction

From our very first project up until the present day Nutshell Construction has garnered a reputation as a construction company with a difference. We’ve proved to all of our clients that we deliver exceptional service on all of our projects, be they commercial or residential, new build or restoration. But we want our existing and [...]

By |November 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

How to choose a paint palette for your home

Choosing the right colour for your home can be a tricky decision and a confusing process. Colour can make or break a room and has the power to transform a space and is an important tool to connect rooms and create a consistent style throughout your home. Knowing which colours go together and where to [...]

By |November 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Transform your home with a bespoke staircase

Staircases are an all-too-often overlooked feature. We take them for granted because they’re a necessity. A staircase is a key feature that helps to define the character of your home. Often it’s the first thing anyone coming into your home will see. A bespoke staircase could be a big step in creating a home that’s [...]

By |October 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Nutshell’s tips for planning and designing an extension

A home extension is a great solution for anyone looking to save the time and (sometimes) money that moving house inevitably requires. It can add character to a home that’s already part of the family. Nutshell knows that planning, designing and building an extension can be stressful, but it’s also something that’s essential to get [...]

By |October 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Everything you need to know about sash windows

It’s for good reason that windows are often called the ‘eyes of the house’. They let in light, allow you to see and, maybe most importantly, define the character of a building in all its individuality. This means that knowing your windows is always helpful. Sash windows tend to be made up of two movable [...]

By |August 2nd, 2016|0 Comments