A buyer’s nightmare: Kitchen surfaces free from oil and grease

The kitchen is the heart of any home – it’s where our family gets fed and guests are entertained – so cleanliness is paramount....

How to keep your home warm this autumn

Is your household prepared for the cooler temperatures the autumn nights will deliver? As central heating systems come out of their summer hibernation, a...

Stone plays major role in outdoor designs

When it comes to enhancing a home’s exterior, hardscaping has become a major consideration for designers. Outdoor living elements have never been more popular as...

How to lower your fuel bills

With the government encouraging everybody to become more energy efficient, we present five ways to reduce your carbon footprint and reduce the running costs...

Reducing impact of graffiti is fine art

Graffiti is the most common type of property vandalism. While some consider it an urban art form, tagging can not only have an effect...

What your fence says about you

As hard as it might be to believe, your fence says a lot about your personality. Whether you prefer your own company or you...

How to stay safe in the workplace

It pays for every business to consider the performance of its flooring in an operational environment. Here, we explain the difference between industrial and...

Why windows can make or break your home

Don’t underestimate the positive effect of making the right window choice can have on every room in your home. Windows can completely transform a room...
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Which home improvements add most value to your property?

Research conducted by peer-to-peer loan company Zopa reveals the average home improvement adds more than 10% to the value of a residential property. The...
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10 underfloor heating facts

Underfloor heating can be a cost-effective way to maintain a comfortable temperature in any home. But a surprising number of homeowners are put off installing...