Archives: December 2017

Child-friendly developments make communities better for all

Child-friendly developments make communities better for all

by on Monday 18 December, 2017 in New Homes

Britain's house builders should think about outdoor play for children when considering new neighbourhoods. Outdoor play enriches the life of children, improving their...

Home security – top 12 tips to keep your home secure this Christmas

Home security – top 12 tips to keep

by on Wednesday 13 December, 2017 in Homeowner advice

It's the time of year when we shop the most, filling our homes with the latest gadgets, designer goods, expensive wines and spirits and jewellery for our loved ones and...

Downsizing not the only priority among the over 55s

Downsizing not the only priority among the over

by on Thursday 7 December, 2017 in New Homes

Homeowners aged over 55 are almost as likely to upsize to a new home than downsize, according to the latest report from the NHBC Foundation. The report found that...

What is NHBC Buildmark?

What is NHBC Buildmark?

by on Wednesday 6 December, 2017 in New Homes

NHBC Buildmark is a joint agreement between your builder and NHBC to provide warranty and insurance on their newly-built or converted homes. This short video gives...

Last posting dates for Christmas 2017

Last posting dates for Christmas 2017

by on Monday 4 December, 2017 in Homeowner advice

The first cards are starting to arrive and you are probably thinking about when you should post your Christmas cards and presents, especially if you need to send out...