Homeowner advice

3 tips to keep your home safe this summer

3 tips to keep your home safe this

by on Wednesday 8 August, 2018 in Homeowner advice

When the sun is out, it’s easy to forget about home security, even though crime typically spikes in the summer. To help you keep your home safe during the summer...

3 tips to help create a bee friendly garden

3 tips to help create a bee friendly

by on Tuesday 31 July, 2018 in Homeowner advice

The UK’s wild bee population is considered to be in decline, but planting nectar and pollen rich flowers to create a bee friendly garden can help reduce this...

12 March jobs to prepare your garden for spring and summer

12 March jobs to prepare your garden for

by on Wednesday 28 February, 2018 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

With Spring just around the corner, there are some jobs you can do to help prepare your garden ready for the arrival of the warmer months. Planting trees and shrubs...

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...

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...

7 autumn tips to prepare your garden for winter and spring

7 autumn tips to prepare your garden for

by on Thursday 30 November, 2017 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

As we approach the shortest days of the year, and the coldest, the last thing most homeowners will want to think about is getting out in the garden to do some clipping...

7 tips for keeping spiders out of your new home

7 tips for keeping spiders out of your

by on Monday 2 October, 2017 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

If you’ve recently moved into a new home, you’ll probably be asking your friends and family around for a housewarming party. But as we enter autumn, you may have...

Planting new trees near your home

Planting new trees near your home

by on Wednesday 22 March, 2017 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes, New Homes

It’s the most popular time of year for decorating and renovating your home and it is also a good time for planting trees and shrubs ready for those lazy days in the...

Selling your home – the art of negotiation

Selling your home – the art of negotiation

by on Friday 10 February, 2017 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes

A new report from Countrywide, the UK's largest estate agency and property services group, gives an interesting insight into the art of negotiation in the property...

Don’t forget! Christmas posting dates

Don’t forget! Christmas posting dates

by on Monday 19 December, 2016 in Homeowner advice

If you haven’t sent them already, you are probably thinking about when you should post your Christmas cards and presents, especially if you may also need to update...