Category: Advice

How To Protect Your House From Flooding

Here in the UK, it’s safe to say we’re used to some dreary weather. Our “summers” are usually short lived and we get more than our fair share of rain. Now that the winter months are upon us, we can expect some unforgiving weather (especially rain). Lots of rain can lead to potential flooding, and…
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8 Simple Ways To Breathe New Life Into Your Home

When you moved into your house, there was a certain feeling of joy that came with decorating and making it your own. You’d fallen in love with the look of the house and you couldn’t imagine changing it. But even the nicest homes after a while can become a little stale. If you’re feeling unsatisfied…
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Essential Packing Tips You Need To Know When Moving House

We all know that moving house can be stressful at the best of times. There is a lot of planning involved and steps to be taken, and time will fly by in the process. One of the most important steps is actually packing up your belongings ready for the move. If you’re not careful, moving…
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How To Make The Most Out Of Your Spare Room

Spare rooms in a house will often be used as a spare bedroom. Never used frequently, but always ready in case of a guest. While this is a good idea, you could be doing so much more with that room. You could be using this room for anything you want; after all it is your…
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The Simple Guide To Schools In Stoke-On-Trent

Moving to a new area can be stressful at the best of times because there’s so much to think about when relocating, especially if you’ve got kids. They’re likely to be worried about fitting in and making new friends, so it’s important to choose a school where they’ll be happy and receive the best education…
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Does Leaving Plugs In Use Electricity? Myth Busting & Other Energy Saving Tips

In this day and age, saving energy is a big deal and every penny counts. We’d all like to say we are wary of this and try our best to be energy efficient, but that’s not quite the case. You can admit it, you’ve left lights on when you’ve gone out before or took forever…
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How To Make The Most Out Of Your Property Viewing

Viewing a property can be nerve racking and stressful, it can also be great fun and very exciting. You’ll probably look at a lot of places and they’ll eventually blend into one. You’re then expected to choose one, and that can be tough when you can’t differentiate between one and the other. We understand how…
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Moving Home With Pets: How To Make It Easier

Moving house can be a very stressful task, not just for you but for your pets as well. The frantic running around, people coming in and out of the house, you can imagine how on edge this might make your pets feel. In this guide, we’ve gone through some moving tips to help make the…
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How To Childproof Your Home

So you’re bringing a newborn baby home, or you’re moving house with your children, you’re naturally worried. The home can surprisingly be filled with potential danger for your kids, but no need to worry, it isn’t too expensive or time consuming to make some common sense changes. The most important accident preventer is the person…
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10 Signs It’s Time To Move

It can be difficult to know if you’re ready for a move or not. There are many implications that come with it, but sometimes it’s necessary. Here are a few telltale signs that it’s time for you to consider a move: The House Is Suddenly A Lot Bigger When you first moved into your current…
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