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01 Apr Top home improvement grants you should know about
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Home improvement can be an expensive undertaking, especially if you are planning to make your home more energy efficient or making your home more accessible. Here are some of the grants that can help you do that:Home energy efficiency schemesThe home energy efficiency scheme is a government scheme to help you to invest in greener solutions for your..
01 Apr The ultimate guide to using mulch in your garden
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Gardeners would say that one of the most important materials that you can use in your garden is mulch. There are several reasons why you should use it and the different types of mulch that are available can mean that it is even more flexible in how it can be used in the garden.Before the benefits of mulch are discussed, it would be best to understa..
25 Mar Top 3 common causes of roof leaks
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Roof leaks can cause a colossal amount of damage in a relatively short period of time. The most time consuming and tedious aspect of the leak isn’t the cleaning up but finding the source.This blog post will help you to find the top 3 most common sources of roof leaks to help you save time.  Causes of roof leaksMissing roof tiles and ridge capsRoof ..
12 Mar How to make space in your bathroom
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A small bathroom can be inconvenient, and even worse, make you feel cramped and claustrophobic every time you enter it. Along with feeling cramped, there is also the day-to-day stress of using the bathroom. Whilst it may seem like you are the only one with a small bathroom, it is, in fact, a national problem with the average bathroom being a little..
11 Mar Three ways to get rid of weeds
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Weeds can be an annoying sight for any keen gardener and homeowner. As Summer is getting nearer weeds can grow incessantly and haphazardly around the garden. Which means they steal and bully other garden plants by robbing them of their valuable sunlight and nutrients. To help you win the fight against weeds, we have devised a battle plan to help yo..
25 Feb How to increase your house price with a garden
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As house prices are rising due to the economic recovery and demand increases, homeowners should do everything they can to increase the value of their home.A garden is an important addition to a house because it’s where potential buyers will see themselves spending the time to enjoy the house.A garden does not need to be a garden of the year to win ..
20 Feb 3 common plumbing problems and how to fix them
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A small problem can grow into a big problem if you don’t address them quickly. This is especially true of plumbing which can cause disruption and require expensive repairs when things go wrong.In this blog post, we’ll outline 3 ways to maintain and adopt good practices.Leaky faucetsDripping or leaky faucets can be caused by worn-out rubber washers...
15 Feb How to soundproof your home
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Noise is ever present, some pleasant and some unpleasant. A lack of it can be peaceful and calming but that can be quickly disrupted by a noisy neighbour, a passing car outside or noise from upstairs.The effects of noise do more than just disrupt your peace and quiet. It has far more serious health effects especially in regards to sleep. An abrupt ..
04 Feb How to secure your home
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Since 2014, robberies in the UK have been surging (according to the Institute for Global Change). This is worrying news for any homeowner that has not adequately protected their property against this growing threat.Whilst home insurance may pay in the unfortunate event of a break-in, your premiums could rise as a result of the claim and the fact th..
03 Jan 6 ways to prepare your garden for the winter
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Winter usually signals a slowing down of activity in your garden, but that doesn’t mean that there isn’t work to be done! In today’s article, we take a look at 6 quick jobs to care for your garden in winter.Sweep up leavesWhilst sweeping up leaves may not be the most exciting job, its great for ensuring that your garden looks its best. Not only wil..
28 Dec Home DIY tips to kick off the new year
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With Christmas behind us, nows a great time to tackle some of the odd jobs around the home to start the new year right.In this article, we’ll share a few simple DIY tips you can use to improve your home for the new year.1. Grout cleaning with toilet cleanerIt may seem unconventional, but everyday toilet cleaner makes for fantastic grout cleaner. Ap..
07 Dec 4 tips to help you maintain your boiler in winter
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First things first, preparing your boiler for winter is the best way of ensuring that your family stays warm in the winter. We’ve all heard the horror stories of boilers kicking it during the cold winter months. It’s something we’d all like to avoid. Whilst you can never guarantee that your boiler will continue to work, there are things you can do ..
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