Your conservatory can keep you warm this winter

Conservatories are often thought of as purely summer spaces, and although there are few things better than relaxing in a stylish conservatory on a warm, sunny day, these versatile living areas can actually be incredibly useful throughout the year. However, if you want to use your conservatory during the winter months, you need to ensure […]

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Prepare your doors for winter

A door covered in snow

How do you prepare your doors for winter? Before taking any steps it’s a good idea to inspect all the possible areas that can cause problems as the outside temperature cools down. Check all door and draughtproofing, including the letter box and keyhole and look for these signs. Sticking doors. As the outside temperatures drop […]

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Windows for winter

Coffee on a window sill

As the nights draw in and the temperature drops, it’s time to prepare your windows for winter. Many of you will already have installed double-glazing or even triple-glazed windows, while for some your historically characteristic windows are just irreplaceable. So, how do you go about making them winter-proof? Simple but effective Don’t just look at […]

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Is your guttering ready for winter?

Summer is officially over. The sunloungers are packed away, the draught excluders are eager to be released from the cupboard and the roof and guttering need some TLC. It may seem like winter is a long way off, but this is the perfect time to check for any repairs that may need doing. Better to […]

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Stylish Christmas decorations for your porch

As Christmas gets closer, you’re probably planning on decorating the inside of your home. But have you given much thought to the outside? After all, this is the area that most people will see. Creating an outdoor display will also get your guests feeling festive as soon as they arrive! Here are a few ideas […]

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Winter window art for kids

As winter draws in, why not treat your windows to a frosty makeover? Decorating for the season needn’t be expensive. There are plenty of fun, cost- effective crafts you can do at home. Here are a few ideas which you can have fun trying with the kids. Please note: These suggestions involve scissors and other […]

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