Don’t make these home maintenance mistakes in the New Year

You notice an innocent looking crack, chip or a drip. At first you think you might fix it but as the time passes, it’s just never the right moment. Until one day you wake up and a big, unpleasant surprise is waiting for you to fix or call an engineer. To avoid situations like these […]

 

Don’t make these home maintenance mistakes in the New Year

You notice an innocent looking crack, chip or a drip. At first you think you might fix it but as the time passes, it’s just never the right moment. Until one day you wake up and a big, unpleasant surprise is waiting for you to fix or call an engineer. To avoid situations like these […]

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Don’t fall for these five winter plumbing myths

We all love the idea of fluffy snow, cosy jumpers and hot chocolate – winter can be truly magical. But winter also means rising household bills, unexpected breakdowns and tighter budget. Naturally, once the winter is here, we automatically go in budget-saving mode, researching ways to save precious pounds on gas, water and electricity. While […]

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Common heating problems and how to deal with them

Waking up to the central heating not working or the radiators being cold on top are both common heating problems in the winter. They can cause despair, and financial pressure at a time of the year that is already demanding for your wallet. But in a lot of cases you will be able to help […]

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Keeping your home warm this winter is easier than you might think

Balancing the budget between keeping your home warm, and keeping the bills down can be a difficult task. Most of us will think about putting on an additional jumper or wrapping up in a blanket but how many will consider draught-proofing their home or making sure the pipes are insulated. If you want to be […]

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Battle the energy vampires in your home with smart energy saving devices.

Energy saving devices have been popular in the UK for the last decade but now a new, even more efficient trend is coming up. Smart energy saving devices are about to conquer the consumer market, promising eco-friendly alternatives, and user-friendly features. The smart energy saving devices come with a major worry – whether the installation […]

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Get your home autumn-ready in 10 easy steps.

The autumn is officially here, and this means soon colourful leaves will be covering the streets or blocking your gutters. The time has come to prepare your house for the new season. Getting your home ready for the new season is a time-consuming task and we suggest you either do the work on a sunny […]

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Choosing the best boiler for your home.

When it comes to replacing a boiler, we’re normally looking for the best combination of affordability, and lasting quality. That shouldn’t come as a surprise –  the boiler is probably the hardest working appliance in our homes, and choosing a new one is a demanding task. Let’s start with the three main types of household […]

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10 ideas for a memorable and productive summer

Everything is better in the summer. We feel more motivated, inspired and full of energy. Combine this with a couple of weeks of summer holiday, and you can really make some positive changes, and play a little role in making the world a better place. Whether you’re a parent, or a hard-working adult enjoying the […]

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Prepare your house for the summer in 10 easy steps

It’s finally looking like summer – well at least for the next week or two. So why not use this time to freshen up the house, open the windows, and get the summer mood in your home. Plenty of sunlight and fresh air can definitely have a positive effect on your mood, and make you […]

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Your house plumbing system explained

Plumbing has been around for thousands of years, yet we still view it as some kind of magic. When we turn on the kitchen sink tap, the bath or the shower, how many of us actually know how their plumbing system works. Well, if you’re one of the people who want to know more about […]

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