Homeowner advice

Reducing condensation at home this Christmas

Reducing condensation at home this Christmas

by on Monday 10 December, 2018 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

When you think of Christmas you probably think of good food, family and friends; it’s the perfect time to get together. However, the mix of cold weather, extra people...

Last posting dates for Christmas 2018

Last posting dates for Christmas 2018

by on Monday 3 December, 2018 in Homeowner advice

Even if you haven’t started buying Christmas cards or presents, it’s important to bear postage dates in mind to ensure your mail reaches friends and family in time...

Moving home at Christmas

Moving home at Christmas

by on Wednesday 21 November, 2018 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes, New Homes

You’ve found your dream home, your mortgage is approved and your solicitor calls with news of your December completion date. But instead of feeling excited, you wonder...

How to make a new house feel like home

How to make a new house feel like

by on Tuesday 6 November, 2018 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes, New Homes

The last boxes have disappeared and everything’s found a place, but your new house still doesn’t feel like home. Don’t panic - there are a few simple things which...

Getting information about your NHBC Buildmark cover

Getting information about your NHBC Buildmark cover

by on Thursday 25 October, 2018 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

Whether you are a first-time buyer, a growing family or downsizing, buying a brand new home is an exciting time in your life. However, there is also a lot to think about...

As safe as houses: home security

As safe as houses: home security

by on Friday 12 October, 2018 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

October is National Home Security Month and with the clocks going back on 28 October, now is the ideal time to make sure your home is safe and secure. According to...

Get your garden ready this autumn

Get your garden ready this autumn

by on Wednesday 10 October, 2018 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

Most of us get our garden ready this autumn by giving the lawn a final mow then leaving the plants to fend for themselves, with fingers crossed that they will survive...

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...