New year, new windows! And other home improvements

The New Year is a great time to tackle new and exciting projects. Whether it’s learning a new language, getting fit or renovating your home, the first few months of the year offer the perfect opportunity to get stuck in and achieve your goals. Here are a few inspirational home improvement ideas to get you […]

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3 Ideas for Decorating Your Front Door for Christmas

With the festive season on the doorstep, you may be thinking of how you can decorate your home this year to bring Christmas cheer and warmth to every room. But don’t neglect the exterior of your property, especially your front door. From a beautiful wreath to a quirky Christmas decoration, adorning your front door will […]

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Festive design ideas for your windows

For many of us, one of the most enjoyable aspects of the festive season is decorating the home. Whether you like to go all out and transform your property into a winter wonderland, or you just string a few lights up around your tree, decorating the interior and exterior of your home is a great way […]

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Some safety advice for the festive season

Putting a little extra thought into safety and security this Christmas will help to ensure you, your family and your property all get through the festive season unscathed. To help you get ready for the winter months, we’re taking a closer look at some of the most important safety considerations at Christmas. Home security Although […]

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Ways to keep window condensation at bay – fact or fiction?

During the cold winter months, condensation is a serious issue in homes across the UK. Not only does condensation look unsightly, it can be incredibly damaging to your windows, windowsills and furnishings. Learning how to deal with condensation properly will help you to protect your property and ensure your windows last as long as possible. […]

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DIY draught-blocking ideas

Not only are cold draughts a nuisance, they are expensive too. Windows that allow cold air in your home (and warm air out!) could be costing you £20 a year and an open fireplace will see you lose £15 a year. While those figures might not break the bank, you want a warm and cosy […]

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How to get the Lifestyle Trend of Lagom in Your Home

In 2017, Vogue touted lagom as the new hygge and ever since we have noted this trend as the latest one to follow. But what exactly is lagom and how do you embrace it in your home? Hygge was all about appreciating moments in time. Lagom is not a million miles away from the concept […]

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The Secret to Soundproofing your Home

Noise affects your health. In extreme cases, it can affect not just your emotional wellbeing but your physical health too, with diabetes, and heart ailments being two conditions linked to living or working in a noisy environment. Soundproofing your home makes it a comfortable space to be, but just how do you do this? Find […]

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Guide to Garden Furniture

Garden furniture can make a huge difference to your outdoor space, especially if you have an orangery, conservatory, or open bi-folding doors. Knowing what to buy can be a minefield though, and you’ll want to know what you’re making the best possible decision.  After all, it can be a great area for entertaining friends and […]

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Impact of Extension or Conservatory on Council Tax

When you’re planning a home improvement project of any kind, one of your biggest considerations is likely to be your budget. You’ll need to carefully assess your finances to ensure affordability, of course, but there are other things to think about.  You’ll be keen to know the long term return on your investment, for example, […]

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