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Portable home speaker

11th, August 2020
With CDs going the way of the VHS, it seemed for a brief period that there'd be little or no demand for home speakers - particularly following the advent...
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Home Improvement Grants

17th, June 2020
Loss of government funding over recent years has made securing a home improvement grant from your local council an even more uphill task. If you have good...
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Property Rent

10th, June 2020
With living costs on the rise - and, for young people at least, the dream of owning a home becoming increasingly unattainable - it's little wonder that...
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Garden offices - giving you the space to work from home

10th, June 2020
If you're thinking about taking up a new vocation, or simply dusting the cobwebs off the paintbrushes and reacquainting yourself with an old hobby, a garden...
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A beginner’s guide to YouView

10th, June 2020

For those who are anything less than technology savvy, the world of digital TV can be a confusing one. Here we introduce you to YouView, explain what it is and how it works, and what other factors you should be considering when choosing YouView for your home..


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Buyer's Guide: Wooden Blinds

10th, June 2020

Blinds are designed to keep the sun out of our rooms which helps to keep our furniture from fading. They can also keep the sun from blinding us while we are reading or watching television and darken the room for ambience or if we aren’t feeling too good. However, blinds can also give rooms a sophisticated look, especially if we choose wood blinds..


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Our Helpful Guide To Buying: Vertical Blinds

10th, June 2020

Vertical blinds are a lovely, cost-efficient way to cover windows, doorways or to use as a room divider. The slats hang straight and are typically made of suede, fabric, vinyl or wood slats that can cover a window or sliding glass doorway. Hanging vertical blinds add a contemporary sense of charm and appeal to any room..


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A guide to venetian blinds

10th, June 2020

Venetian blinds are amongst the most popular types of blinds on the market today and in this guide we talk you through the types of venetian blinds available, and how you can get the best deal when shopping for venetian blinds for your home..


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Buyer's Guide to Underfloor Heating

10th, June 2020

Undefloor heating is growing in popularity in the UK as more and more British families are choosing to warm up their household this way. And it's no surprise since this is a method which is energy efficient and space saving at the same time. Read on for more information from what the underfloor heating types are to what they advantages are..


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Your Guide to Buying Taps

10th, June 2020

Every home needs taps, and choosing the perfect taps for your kitchen or bathroom can be a challenge as there’s such a wide range available. Do you opt for water filter taps, mixer taps, lever taps or pillar taps? Take a few minutes to read through our guide to taps and see which ones could be right for your home..


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A buyer’s guide to Smart TVs

10th, June 2020

If you’re looking to replace your old television in the near future then you may well be considering the decade’s hottest gadget: the Smart TV. Many consumers can however find themselves overwhelmed by this new technology, so this guide will talk you through what Smart TVs are, how you can make a saving on one and what else you should be considering when making your choice..


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A buyer’s guide to Shower Enclosures

10th, June 2020

If you’ve found yourself in need of a replacement shower enclosure then you may well be surprised at the sheer amount available and how much they can differ in terms of design and price. This guide will tell you about choosing the shower enclosure that is right for your bathroom and how you can find the cheapest deal..


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A buyer’s guide to shutters

10th, June 2020

If you’re looking for a solution for window adornments that will be both energy efficient and look beautiful then shutters certainly provide an attractive option. However they also have far more benefits than just keeping your house warm and looking great. This guide will tell you about the many benefits of shutters, the types of shutters out there and factors to consider when choosing shutters for your home..


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What to look for in a stairlift

10th, June 2020

When age takes its toll and one gradually loses strength, this is not a reason to think of bed as the only alternative in the days to come. Nowadays, there are many amenities which help sustain one's mobility and stair lifts are among them. They can be installed indoors, to keep the rooms upstairs within reach and safely so, or yet outdoors, thus making pathways with stairs passable by people on wheelchairs..


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Add A Cosy Feel with a New Rug

10th, June 2020

A new rug is a great way to add some cosy warmth to your home without having to redecorate. If you’ve fallen into the trap of decorating your home in neutral shades (very versatile), you’ll know that it can sometimes feel cold. By adding soft furnishings such as cushions, curtains and rugs, you can create a beautiful cosy atmosphere that will make your home feel instantly more welcoming. Take a few moments to read our guide to rugs for all you need to know..


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Buyer's Guide: Oak Furniture

10th, June 2020

If you are a classy person who values elegance in your home then Oak Furniture is the solution to your problems. This is one piece of furniture that comes in handy to many people for many reasons. Some choose it for the fact that it is traditional and stylish. However you may also find that some people will choose the furniture because of its durability. This kind of furniture will require very little effort to maintain it. If you are a smart person you will buy this furniture for all the reasons combined..


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A Guide to Log Cabins

10th, June 2020

If you find you’re running out of space in your house or you need an extra room for a specific purpose, there is a cheaper alternative to building an extension or even selling your home. Garden log cabins are an economical and practical way of adding floor space to your house. Not only does a log cabin look attractive in your garden, it has a multitude of practical uses. Log cabins come in a wide range of sizes so can be used for anything from storage space to an office or summer house. They are relatively easy to assemble and maintain and are likely to add a small amount to the value of your house..


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A buyer’s guide to kneeling chairs

10th, June 2020

One of the biggest problems within the UK workplace is time that is spent by employees off sick. A huge issue that causes this is near epidemic levels of back problems. Here we explain how ergonomic kneeling chairs wark and if they can help solve future back pain and ensure that you or your staff have good back health on both a day to day and long term basis. .


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A buyer’s guide to kitchen stools

10th, June 2020

If you’re looking to either replace old kitchen stools or have recently refurbished your kitchen to include a breakfast bar then there are ways that you can make a saving on your kitchen stools. Here we explain where you can find cheap, but high quality stools and what else you should be considering when purchasing such an item..


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A buyer's guide to gas boilers

10th, June 2020

As people become ever more "green" conscious, home owners look to their boilers as potential gas guzzlers in terms of energy, as well as a drain on the finances. Energy prices are at an all time high, and with gas boilers representing such a significant investment, it makes sense to know all you can when choosing a boiler..


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Your detailed guide to fitted kitchens

10th, June 2020

You want a stylish and comfortable place to sip your coffee mornings? You want your thoughts to blissfully wander there, rather than consider for days on end how to clean that ever-piling dust in between appliances and cupboards? An all-around re-make with a fitted kitchen would be the best solution. A solution which is as seamless as to leave insects no chance to stay and as ergonomic as to use every odd corner of the room. This is what you should ask of your consultant. Along with much more..


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A consumer’s guide to Double Glazing

10th, June 2020

If you’re looking to replace your old windows and/or doors then you are probably considering double glazing. Double glazing of any description can be a relatively hefty investment, so this guide tells you how to get the best deal to ensure that you’re not paying more on what will already be a considerable bill..


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A good dehumidifier means a healthy environment

10th, June 2020

Excessive humidity is often said to be the root cause of many medical conditions, especially those involving the respiratory system. It is no less the close friend of mould-stained walls and window sills which sight is generally far from aesthetically pleasing. Further, humid air is cooled or heated slower than dry air which would mean that humid environment takes more energy to cool or heat than its dry counterpart..


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Top Tips for Finding Your Cheapest Energy Supplier

10th, June 2020

Household energy costs have risen steeply in recent years, leaving many people struggling to pay their electricity and gas bills. Despite pressure from the Government, the major energy suppliers are not dropping their prices meaning that it’s up to the consumer to shop around for the best available deal. Whilst the utility companies are still racking up large profits, they have at least responded to pressure to publicise their cheapest tariffs. Thanks to this information, plus the proliferation of price comparison websites, it’s becoming easier for the consumer to find ways of reducing their monthly or quarterly bills..


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A buyer’s guide to blinds

10th, June 2020

Blinds are becoming ever more popular in today’s homes following a relatively quiet period after the 1980s where they once adorned every home in the country. This is unsurprising given that modern day blinds are more wide ranging, practical and cost effective than ever before. These factors also make blinds a popular choice for offices and factories. In this guide we introduce you to the blinds for the home or office..


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A beginner’s guide to Boiler Grants

10th, June 2020

As consumer’s look to ever more ways to reduce what has come to be record high energy bills, many are considering applying for a Government backed boiler grant. Additionally however with finances tighter than ever before, many simply can’t afford an outlay of some £2000. This guide will talk you through the Boiler Grant process if you find yourself in either of these situations..