Posts by Katy Laythorne

Find an award winning site near you

Find an award winning site near you

by on Wednesday 3 July, 2019 in Industry News, Moving Homes, New Homes

If you’re looking to buy a new-build home, location and quality are the key factors in your decision making. Find out if the homes you are looking at are on award...

Quality Award winners named in NHBC Pride in the Job Awards 2019

Quality Award winners named in NHBC Pride in

by on Tuesday 18 June, 2019 in Industry News, New Homes

Nearly 450 UK site managers have won a Quality Award in the first round of the NHBC Pride in the Job competition 2019. Now in its 39th year, Pride in the Job is the...

How well do you know your onsite Health and Safety?

How well do you know your onsite Health

by on Thursday 23 May, 2019 in Homeowner advice, Industry News

If you work on a construction site, or will be visiting one, test how well you know your onsite health and safety in our interactive quiz. (function(d,s,id){var...

Tips for a smooth move with pets

Tips for a smooth move with pets

by on Friday 17 May, 2019 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes, New Homes

Congratulations, the place is yours! Now all you have to do is move in. Moving to a new home is exciting but for pets, especially cats and dogs who are often territorial...

Give your home a Spring health check!

Give your home a Spring health check!

by on Monday 18 March, 2019 in Homeowner advice

Spring is finally here! It’s a great time for homeowners to give their home a ‘health check’ after the harsh winter weather, according to NHBC, the UK’s leading...

10 tips to prepare your new-build garden for spring and summer

10 tips to prepare your new-build garden for

by on Thursday 7 March, 2019 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

If you’ve recently moved into a new-build home, you may have started to think about planting trees and shrubs to create that idyllic outdoor space. Spring is just...

New guide on energy storage launched for UK house builders

New guide on energy storage launched for UK

by on Tuesday 26 February, 2019 in Industry News, New Homes

Recent advances in household-scale battery systems are making them an ever more attractive option for new home buyers, and there’s an expectation that they could...

Help wildlife this winter

Help wildlife this winter

by on Friday 1 February, 2019 in Homeowner advice

Whether they are searching for a suitable space in which to hibernate undisturbed or struggling to find food and water throughout the season, winter can be tough for...

Cold weather tips for you and your home

Cold weather tips for you and your home

by on Tuesday 29 January, 2019 in Homeowner advice

Our green and pleasant land covered with a blanket of snow may look beautiful, but it also brings a host of potential dangers to homeowners, ranging from icy pathways to...

Tips to help you save money on your heating bills this winter

Tips to help you save money on your

by on Thursday 17 January, 2019 in Homeowner advice

With the Met Office confirming that the ‘Beast from the East’ could return this year and fuel prices hitting an all-time high, there is no better time to look at...