Tagged: homeowner advice

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...

New build gardens – preparing and planting

New build gardens – preparing and planting

by on Tuesday 9 February, 2016 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

When you move into a new-build home, it’s likely that the garden will be a blank canvas. You might have a patio or deck area and either newly-laid turf or even bare...

What to expect when moving into a new home

What to expect when moving into a new

by on Wednesday 27 May, 2015 in Moving Homes, New Homes

Today's new-build homes include many improvements and efficiencies but, like most new things, a newly-built property needs to be allowed to ‘settle’ to adjust to the...

Online Home User Guide

Online Home User Guide

by on Wednesday 22 October, 2014 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes, New Homes

NHBC Home User Guide (also known as NHBC HUG) is a unique online service, designed to take some of the stress out of buying, moving into and running a new...

Finding the best tradesmen

Finding the best tradesmen

by on Thursday 9 October, 2014 in Homeowner advice

If you own a home that's less than 10 years old and you're thinking about altering or extending it, there may be consquences for your NHBC Buildmark warranty cover -...