May 13, 2021 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
With those hot summer days fast approaching, pests around the home are set to become a common sight… but getting rid of these effectively doesn’t need to be difficult, especially if the right steps are taken and the right products used.
The key to keeping pests away is to keep your home clean. This includes mopping up food spills/crumbs, not leaving dirty pots to pile up and disposing of rubbish. It’s also recommended to keep sugar and other dry ingredients stored in sealed containers.Read more
April 9, 2021 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
Spring has finally arrived and it’s time to bring your garden back to life again. But first, you’ll need to make sure your gardening equipment is up to scratch.
March 23, 2021 | DIY & Home Improvement |
Spring is here, and that means spring cleaning. However, even during the deepest of cleans, it’s easy for some common household areas to get overlooked. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of the hidden areas you always forget to clean in your home to help jog your memory.
November 28, 2020 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
As the cold winter weather arrives our gardens start to look very different! Branches become bare, summer pests die away and tree and plant growth becomes few and far between. But that doesn’t mean there is nothing to do!
November 20, 2020 | Money Saving Tips |
Over recent months, many of us will have been discussing with loved ones a) when the heating should go on and b) at what temperature the heating should be set at. The latter of these discussions is likely to cause many debates as various members of the family will undoubtedly want the heating at a higher temperature than others.
But is there a correct temperature your home should be during the winter?Read more
November 17, 2020 | Appliances and Appliance Care |
From vacuum cleaners, washing machines and tumble dryers through to cookers, kettles and dishwashers, our homes are made up of numerous appliances which make everyday living easier and more convenient.
If these appliances aren’t working to their full potential, they could be costing you more than you think. But fear not, as it is possible to keep each of your household appliances working as they should by simply carrying out required repairs yourself.Read more
August 28, 2020 | DIY & Home Improvement |
Like our wardrobes, from time to time our homes need a new look and whilst this can be achieved by adding some art to the walls or a new rug in the lounge, there are other times when nothing but completely redecorating a room will do.
Along with adding a new look to your home, redecorating is also a great way to increase the value of your home, with it being estimated that a redecorated home can increase in value on average by nearly 3%.Read more
August 25, 2020 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
As the weather starts to become colder and more autumnal, it’s important to prep and tidy your garden. No matter how big or small your garden is, taking steps to prepare it for winter will ultimately help it look its best when spring comes around! Learn more about maintaining your garden for the coming months.
August 21, 2020 | DIY & Home Improvement |
As autumn will officially start soon, it’s finally time to say bye to summer. It’s also time to think about getting your home prepared for the coming months. Learn more about which tasks you can get ahead on, after all it’s better to be prepared than not!
April 29, 2020 | Cooking & Kitchen |
Kitchens have by far the most appliances than any other room in the house. Kitchen counters alone house microwaves, kettles, toasters, coffee makers and a whole host of other machines. These appliances are designed to save you time in the kitchen, but they do add another chore to your to-do list: cleaning them.