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Roofing

How to Keep your Roof in Good Nick – Remember that Fascia Board!

It’s all very well thinking home improvement revolves around giving cracked walls the odd lick of paint and mowing the lawn on occasion, but the truth is, ignoring such a vital component as the roof could have a detrimental effect on your house and lead to pesky leakage courtesy of the great British weather. Perhaps one of the main reasons we’re so bad at keeping our roofs well-maintained […]

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Removals

Moving Home: Making it Run Smoothly

Moving home can be a very stressful time for anyone, but especially if you are trying to organise the move around work, children and pets – it’s no wonder we get anxious. There are two ways to accomplish your move – do-it-yourself or by getting in the professionals. If you are moving on a budget, […]

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Stoves

Multi Fuel Vs. Wood Burning Stoves

When choosing a stove for your home, you will need to decide whether you would like a wood-burning stove or a multi-fuel stove. The good news is that if you choose a wood-burning stove and don’t enjoy it, you can easily convert it to a multi-fuel stove by adding a grate. This is one of […]

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Garden

How to Bring the Indoors to the Outdoors with a Garden Awning

When you think about our biggest national characteristics, the British love of gardens is surpassed only by our dislike of the changeable and frequently disappointing UK weather. First it’s too cold, then it’s too wet, then finally it’s too hot to enjoy time outdoors, which means that much of the year is spent looking longingly at our gardens from behind […]

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cleaning

Bed bugs – the importance of professional mattress cleaning

“Night, night, sleep tight; don’t let the bed bugs bite!”  Did your parents ever say that to you?  If so they were probably speaking rhetorically since bed bugs were almost completely eradicated from the UK shortly after 1940. However, they have been on the increase again since the end of the twentieth century, and incidences […]

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Garden

Completing the Look of Your Landscaped Garden

Everybody wants to have a beautiful garden. Whether you are looking to spend the whole year round tending your plants, or if all you want out of it is a calm and relaxing space to sit outside in the summer, or just an open space where the children can run around your garden can be whatever you […]

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Green

Things your kids don’t want to know about Saving Energy

Energy saving; might be a bit boring if you’re twelve. Which is a shame really, because for many non-tax paying youths, it’s something that fuels their lives (or their phones and games). And, as the bill funding adult, you have every right to be interested in the bills. And not only that, but saving is […]