How to Choose the Right Glass for your Windows

"Choosing the right glass for my windows? Don't I just pick the frame material and let the installer do the rest?" If you thought this to yourself when you clicked on this article, you're not alone. But you are mistaken! Technology has now made it easier for us to improve the quality of natural light [...]

June 2nd, 2016|Categories: Replacement Windows, tips and advice, Windows|Tags: , |

5 Top Energy Saving Tips to Lower your Bills

Energy prices are rising all the time, but as it approaches the summer lots of us forget about it as we don't use our heating. But now is a prime time to start getting into new energy saving habits. Some of these tips are seasonal, so you'll have to wait until the winter to use [...]

June 2nd, 2016|Categories: Energy Saving, Gas Boilers, tips and advice|

How to Find the Best Boiler for your Home

Although a boiler can seem like a huge expense at the time you buy it, if you're replacing a boiler that is over 15 years old you'll probably save money in the long term. If you update your boiler from a G-rated to an A-rated condensing boiler, you could save up to £215 a year [...]

June 2nd, 2016|Categories: Energy Saving, Gas Boilers, tips and advice|Tags: |

7 Windows Warning Signs you Need to Look For

Windows are getting more and more technologically advanced, but things can still go wrong with them. We've put together 7 of the top warning signs you need to look out for so you can ensure you don't end up replacing your windows more frequently than needed. 1. You get condensation in the centre of the [...]

May 31st, 2016|Categories: Replacement Windows, tips and advice, Windows|

5 Ways to Make the Most of your Conservatory

Summer is just around the corner and we're all enjoying the recent sunny weather most of the country has had. It's this time of year where we start to put our dream plans into action as the weather is much more suited to building work. So how about that conservatory you've always wanted? A conservatory [...]

May 12th, 2016|Categories: Conservatories, Country Homes, tips and advice|

Everything you Need to Know about Conservatories

If you're considering a conservatory for your home, you've probably got lots of questions. What style should you go for? How can you heat it efficiently? We answer all your questions about conservatories so you can make the most out of the new addition to your property. Which style should I get? Finding the best [...]

May 3rd, 2016|Categories: Blinds, Conservatories, Country Homes, tips and advice|Tags: |

Artificial Or Real?

Where do you stand? Is artificial turf the answer to those issues of long grass and weeds? Or if you want to have the perfect lawn does it have to be real?

May 3rd, 2016|Categories: Poll|

Increase your Home’s Value with Solar

If you're thinking about selling your home in the near future, you'll want to make sure you do everything you can to get the best price for your property. But did you know that going solar could increase its value? Solar panels are a great way to add value to your home, especially if you [...]

April 29th, 2016|Categories: Eco Homes, Solar Panels|

Laminate Flooring or the Real Deal?

Are you a flooring snob? Would you only ever buy wood or would laminate or a look-a-like vinyl do?

February 20th, 2016|Categories: Flooring, Poll|

Solar FIT rates reduced

The Feed-in Tariff allows you to earn money for every unit of electricity you generate with solar panels. Up until now, you could earn up to £13,450 over 20 years by generating electricity with solar panels, but this is all set to change. The government recently announced that it plans to cut the Feed-in Tariff [...]

January 25th, 2016|Categories: Eco Homes, Price guide, Solar Panels|