Homeowner advice

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...

5 Christmas tree safety tips

5 Christmas tree safety tips

by on Monday 19 December, 2016 in Homeowner advice

Christmas is a special time of the year, especially if it’s your first in a new home. But it is important to ensure it does not end in tragedy due to the extra hazards...

Keeping your home warmer for less this winter

Keeping your home warmer for less this winter

by on Wednesday 23 November, 2016 in Homeowner advice

For many homeowners, the biggest burden on their finances across the winter months is the cost of keeping their home warm. Here are some tips to help you save on your...

Home security – NHBC’s top 10 tips

Home security – NHBC’s top 10 tips

by on Friday 16 September, 2016 in Homeowner advice

Autumn is just around the corner, it’s that time of year when we’re settling into the new school year and contemplating when to put the heating back on! Not only is...

10 tips for visiting a show home

10 tips for visiting a show home

by on Wednesday 31 August, 2016 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes, New Homes

For anyone thinking about buying a new build home, one of the first steps will often be visiting a show home. There can be a lot to take in when looking around a...

How NHBC HUG helps after you move in

How NHBC HUG helps after you move in

by on Friday 29 July, 2016 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

As you settle into your new home, NHBC HUG (Home User Guide) can help you store information so you can quickly find it when you need it. NHBC’s HUG is a free,...

How NHBC HUG helps when you move in

How NHBC HUG helps when you move in

by on Friday 29 July, 2016 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

Moving into a new home is a hectic process, but using NHBC HUG (Home User Guide) means that it doesn’t have to be a headache. NHBC is offering free, online Home...