November 18, 2017

Maintenance
  • Laminate Flooring Care

    Laminate flooring has completely transformed millions of homes and, in addition to any aesthetic values, ...

    Laminate flooring has completely transformed millions of homes and, in addition to any aesthetic values, a major attraction of this type of flooring is that it is easy to fit by any competent DIY enth ...

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  • 7 Ways To Keep Your Bathroom Fresh

    The bathroom is the bane of every proud homeowner's life. It’s a constant battle against dirt and grime, ...

    The bathroom is the bane of every proud homeowner's life. It’s a constant battle against dirt and grime, but are there any extra tips that will help you to keep things feeling fresh in-between those r ...

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  • How to Inspect Tyres for Wear

    Your tyres are an essential and critical element of car safety. We ask a lot of them; they are the only p ...

    Your tyres are an essential and critical element of car safety. We ask a lot of them; they are the only part of your vehicle that provides contact with the road and they have to bear the entire weight ...

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  • How to Maintain Your Parquet Floor

    A parquet floor is a traditional form of wooden flooring that has fallen out of fashion in recent decades ...

    A parquet floor is a traditional form of wooden flooring that has fallen out of fashion in recent decades, but is coming back into favour now. It’s back in demand, even though its simple, elegant beau ...

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  • Deodorize and Clean your Microwave

    If you are like many people out there, you don’t really think about cleaning your microwave all that ofte ...

    If you are like many people out there, you don’t really think about cleaning your microwave all that often, I mean, the radiation probably keeps it clean and sterile right? The radiation will kill bac ...

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  • Boiler Breakdown!

    If you have problems with your boiler it can be hard to get an engineer out and it's expensive.  Use this ...

    If you have problems with your boiler it can be hard to get an engineer out and it's expensive.  Use this guide to help you understand the cause of your boiler problem and see if you can fix it. Deter ...

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  • Home Energy Efficiency

    Are your energy bills higher than those of your neighbours or just higher than you think they should be? ...

    Are your energy bills higher than those of your neighbours or just higher than you think they should be? Do you try to limit the amount of time you heat your home but still pay large amounts at the en ...

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  • Reduce Your Home Insurance Premium

    The way home insurance works is simple enough: the more likely the insurer thinks you are to make a claim ...

    The way home insurance works is simple enough: the more likely the insurer thinks you are to make a claim, the higher the cost of the insurance. This is true whether you’re insuring your car, your dog ...

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  • Electricity For Dummies

    Electricity is a pretty dangerous thing however we all have lots of it coursing through our homes and we ...

    Electricity is a pretty dangerous thing however we all have lots of it coursing through our homes and we use it perfectly safely. This is because of several design features built into our homes that a ...

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  • How do I Know I Have Mice? If you see a mouse scuttling across your floor then you clearly have a problem ...

    How do I Know I Have Mice? If you see a mouse scuttling across your floor then you clearly have a problem. In most cases you will not actually see an animal, mice are secretive but they do leave clear ...

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  • The spring is a great season to tackle DIY and home improvement projects , see our article on specific ta ...

    The spring is a great season to tackle DIY and home improvement projects , see our article on specific tasks you should think about, https://www.diy-tips.co.uk/spring-diy/. Whether you’re considering p ...

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  • CORGI & Gas Safe Register

    Gas is potentially a very dangerous substance. It is toxic and leaks can be fatal as well as cause fires ...

    Gas is potentially a very dangerous substance. It is toxic and leaks can be fatal as well as cause fires and explosions. So you want to be sure that who ever fits, repairs and services your gas applia ...

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  • Spring DIY

    After the cold and wet weather during the winter, the outside of your home has probably taken a bit of a ...

    After the cold and wet weather during the winter, the outside of your home has probably taken a bit of a battering. With the mornings starting to get lighter and the hint of spring just around the cor ...

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  • Kitchen Spring Clean

    Along with spring comes a frequent itching to clean out and redesign parts of  our homes. The room that o ...

    Along with spring comes a frequent itching to clean out and redesign parts of  our homes. The room that often gets most use (and every party ends in) is the kitchen so it parts of it can look tired qu ...

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  • A winter DIY guide: How to keep your house in tip-top shape. How to prevent and deal with Winter DIY emer ...

    A winter DIY guide: How to keep your house in tip-top shape. How to prevent and deal with Winter DIY emergencies. ...

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  • How to Mix Concrete

    Back By Popular Demand!  We have so many questions about this topic that we thought we should re-invigora ...

    Back By Popular Demand!  We have so many questions about this topic that we thought we should re-invigorate our article about it and repost it for your 2013 jobs. Concrete is a mixture of cement, sand ...

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  • Are you looking to get started on a home renovation project? If you are renovating an old buildings there ...

    Are you looking to get started on a home renovation project? If you are renovating an old buildings there could be serious health hazards lurking within their ancient walls. Before you begin a renovat ...

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  • Weird Policies The insurance market in the UK is the largest in Europe and it seems there is nothing you ...

    Weird Policies The insurance market in the UK is the largest in Europe and it seems there is nothing you can't insure for or against. While we might have got used to insuring our car alloy's and getti ...

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  • The UK is crowded place. With increasing pressure on space and rising house prices developers have been b ...

    The UK is crowded place. With increasing pressure on space and rising house prices developers have been building on every available plot. Many of these new build sites have been in areas that have som ...

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  • Top Boiler Brands: 2012

    Now that the British weather has turning wintry, frost is slowly stealing over the country and many of us ...

    Now that the British weather has turning wintry, frost is slowly stealing over the country and many of us are discovering that we need to update our boiler systems after a cold shower or two! Combi bo ...

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