How to plan your house extension

In recent years people have chosen to extend their home in order to create more space, rather than to move. This is partly due to the difficulty many homeowners have faced when applying for a mortgage and also the cost of moving compared to carrying out building work. However, before you decide that extending your (...)

What you need to know about solar panels

Wherever you live in the UK, solar panels are an option. Sunlight isn’t always necessary as you can still generate electricity on dull days; all you need is daylight, not sunlight. While you don’t need to be in the full glare of the sun in order to generate some electricity, the further south you live (...)

How to take care of your home in colder weather

Taking care of your home in cold weather Winter is already upon us, and now the clocks have gone back the nights are really drawing in. It won’t be long before we are scraping snow from our paths and ice from our windscreens. Now is the time to get your home ready for winter, and (...)

Tips to avoid boiler breakdowns and boiler repairs this winter

Over the last few years the whole of the UK has seen harsh winters, each seemingly worse than the last. Snow, gale force winds and heavy rain have been commonplace and flooding has dominated the news. With the cold winters we have also seen an increase in boiler breakdowns and a massive rise in the (...)