Tagged: homeowner advice

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...

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...

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...

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...