Global warming is real and it’s impacting houses all over the country. Since the start of the new millennium, CO2 emissions have risen by 3.1% per year and properties have been taking the hit. Nowadays, it is rare to have autumn or winter without excessive flooding, and it isn’t like you can stop Mother Nature … Continue reading All At Sea? How To Protect Home Against Climate Change
The loft is an often underrated room of the house. Your loft is a space which most of us will use to store Christmas decorations random light fittings and childhood toys, however that is usually where the interaction with our loft comes to a halt. However, if you spend some time and invest a little … Continue reading Make Use Of Your Loft Space
We all love saving money on DIY home improvements, and learning new skills at the same time. However, there are some jobs that should be left to the professionals, to make sure that we stay safe, and we get the relevant insurance cover and certificates when we decide to move on and sell the house. … Continue reading Five Home Improvement Jobs You Cannot Complete Yourself
One of the most common traps that a lot of homeowners fall into is that they sit around for long periods of time talking about the kinds of changes that they want to make someday, and then never actually get around to doing them at all. Sure, it's great to plan things as much as … Continue reading Planning Renovations? It’s Time To Get Serious!
When it comes to your home, you’ve probably already put a lot of effort into the design of it already. If not, it’s most likely the case that you’ve just got too many things going on with work, family life etc. We all have, and that’s ok. Sometimes it is hard to dedicate time to … Continue reading Don’t Do Things By Halves In Your Home
Most of us have met somebody (or at least heard tales on the television) about cowboy builders. These are the people who ruin people’s dreams of a home extension, and leave them with a half-finished project and seriously out of pocket. Hopefully, you haven’t succumbed to one of those rogues yourself. But how can you … Continue reading A Fistful Of Lies: How To Spot A Cowboy Builder
When you are decorating your home, it's easy to while away many happy hours online looking for the best furniture items to place in your renovated room. However, before you go ahead and click that buy button, there are a few possible problems with ordering online that you need to be aware of. Read on … Continue reading Three Tragedies to Avoid When Shopping Online For Furniture
You have to be careful when you decide to purchase your first home. It is a rather different experience compared with renting an apartment or indeed even a house. You suddenly have a lot more responsibilities, and there’s a lot more than can go wrong. You might think that people complete renovations to ensure that … Continue reading Costs Of Your Home Getting You Down?
Building a happy home environment is a priority for all modern homeowners, and there’s no doubt that you’ll make huge efforts to get it right. Unfortunately, all of the good work could be undone by some very simple mistakes. It’s very easy to fall into those traps, which is why you must take the right … Continue reading Home Living Regrets Revealed
Relationships are a funny old thing aren’t they? All those people out there and we pick one… Just one! And say “Hey, let’s spend the rest of our lives together!”. Maybe it’s not such a crazy notion in those early honeymoon years. In those early days they’re still a mystery to you and they’re like … Continue reading 3 Things You Should Know Before You Move In Together