In the depths of winter, your central heating system is likely to be one of the biggest contributors to your household bills. According to the Energy Saving Trust, heating and hot water accounts for 62% of a household’s energy bills on average. There’s nothing worse than a freezing cold house, and that’s why so many of us crank the heating up when the temperatures drop outside. However, constantly having the heating on can rack up your energy bills and cost you lots of money, as well as increase your carbon footprint. There are lots of things you can do around the [...]
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When a problem occurs with your drain it can have a big effect on the running of your home. From unusable appliances to bad smells and blockages, you’ll want to get things sorted as quickly as you can. One of the best ways you can prevent drainage issues is by making sure you’re using your drains in the right way, Read on for our top tips on keeping your drainage system in good condition. What can you put down your drain? Getting into the habit of using your drain properly will prevent problems further down the line - it may seem [...]
First thing in the morning to last thing at night, your bathroom is one of the most used rooms in your home so it deserves a little TLC. There’s nothing better than enjoying a relaxing bath after work, but with a few luxury additions, you can transform your bathroom to the next level. Read on to learn how you can add luxury to your bathroom. What luxury changes can you add? There are many ways that you can upgrade your bathroom and the don’t need to cost the earth. Why not think about adding some of the additions below? Heated towel [...]
As a homeowner, the last thing you want is a burst pipe, however, sometimes they pop up unexpectedly, and when this happens you may require professional help. Luckily, there are a few ways that you can prevent burst pipes and with the right care you can identify the reasons behind it. Read on to learn more about the top reasons for burst pipes. Clogged pipes If you use your appliances and fixtures in the wrong way, then pipes can get clogged and this can lead to them bursting. Disposing of other items such as sanitary products, wipes, cotton wool or food [...]
For homeowners all over, nothing is quite as stressful as when your boiler stops working or runs into a few problems - particularly in the depths of winter. Even in the height of summer, having no hot water can be a real issue and make day-to-day living difficult. Boilers always seem to break down at the most inconvenient times and having no hot water or heating can be very stressful. When your boiler breaks down or you begin to experience problems, your first thought may be to call out a gas engineer. However, before you pick up the phone in a [...]
September marks the start of autumn and that means crunchy leaves, hot chocolate and cosy jumpers. While many people look forward to the transition from warmer to cooler weather, it’s also important that you make sensible changes in your home so you can stay warm and ensure your appliances can survive through winter. Read on for our top tips on preparing for autumn. Layer up As it gets cooler, you’re likely to spend a little more time at home, especially in the evening, rather than braving the cold weather. And there’s nothing better than snuggling up on the sofa and watching [...]
When a worst case scenario strikes like your boiler breaking or a pipe bursting, this can send you into panic mode. And with the summer coming to an end, now’s the time when these areas of your home really need to be in tip top condition, in preparation for the colder weather. From cooking and washing up to doing laundry and taking a shower, water is used in many aspects of the home, as well as keeping your property toasty warm. But who should you call when something goes wrong? If your boiler breaks down do you need a plumber or [...]
As one of the most used rooms in the home, you shouldn’t cut corners when it comes to your bathroom. Families especially need a fully-functioning space which meets all their needs, so dodgy plumbing and leaky pipes need to be fixed. The bathroom is also a space to relax in, so upgrading this room will create a well-designed and comfortable place for you to soak in the bath or get ready in the morning. Read on to learn our top reasons for upgrading your bathroom. Outdated It’s surprising how many people let their bathroom get outdated. From old fashioned tiles to [...]
When problems occur with your plumbing this means it’s time to call a professional plumber. Issues come in all shapes and sizes and while some problems are easily solved some can become a lot more complex if they aren’t dealt with quickly. To keep your home’s plumbing in good nick, this blog will explain four of the most common times you need to call in the experts. Blocked drain All homeowners will experience a blocked drain of some sorts, and when it does occur it can cause real havoc in the home. From rising water to bad smells, blocked drains are [...]