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10 traits of an annoying neighbour

For 18 million Brits, their neighbours have become a nuisance, according to research conducted on behalf of Ocean Finance.

London postcodes dominate UK burglary claim hotspots

London is the UK’s burglary claims capital, home to 16 of the top 20 hotspots, according to MoneySuperMarket’s annual Burglary Claims Tracker.

Radiator specialist investing for further success

Radiator specialist investing for further success

Grantham-based traditional radiator and bath company Trads is investing £40,000 in new lifting and testing equipment to meet growing demand for its cast iron radiators and improve product quality.

Miller Homes' interior designer shares festive trimming up tips

Miller Homes' interior designer shares festive trimming up tips

Decorating your home for the festive season has become so much more than a tree and some paper chains! It’s a carefully planned, colour co-ordinated extravaganza, with winter themed and festive accessories paired together to create a winter wonderland at home.

Trio of powerful products for Gorenje’s laundry range

Trio of powerful products for Gorenje’s laundry range

Leading kitchen appliance manufacturer Gorenje, has announced the launch of three new laundry products offering industry-leading Inverter PowerDrive technology.

Picky Brits decide before they reach the front door of potential new homes

When it comes to viewing a house, first impressions really do count. Nearly two thirds of Brits admit to judging possible new homes purely on ‘kerb appeal’ – making up their minds on whether to buy before even stepping foot through the door, according to the research by The Wood Window Alliance.

Living off the land: How to grow and maintain food in your garden

An increasing number of people are using their allotments and gardens to grow fruit and vegetables. This isn’t some time of idealistic ‘back to nature’ trend.

 Luxury hotel picks Max-Top for boutique finish

Luxury hotel picks Max-Top for boutique finish

Surface specialist Max-Top is thrilled to announce that the Alexander Hotel group has installed Max-Top Quartz surfaces at its boutique hotel, Rowhill Grange Hotel and Utopia Spa, in Kent.

How to incorporate colour in the kitchen

The kitchen should be a place of creativity and fun, full of amazing smells, tastes and comforting warmth – even if all you can cook is an omelette and toast!

Gorenje by Starck - Coming soon to the UK

Gorenje by Starck - Coming soon to the UK

Leading kitchen appliance manufacturer, Gorenje, has unveiled a brand new design line with internationally acclaimed designer Philippe Starck.

Cream is king for Retro refrigerators in popularity poll

Cream is king for Retro refrigerators in popularity poll

Leading kitchen appliance manufacturer Gorenje has recently surveyed its social communities to reveal the nation’s favourite coloured Retro refrigerator.

Size, style and space - how to achieve your dream home desires

Many of us have a wish list when it comes to describing our dream home; it could be having an extra bedroom, south-facing garden or ensuite bathroom.

Self-taken snaps key to making a house a home, say Brits

Self-taken snaps key to making a house a home, say Brits

Self-taken photographs are key to making a house a home, according to a study of consumer attitudes by online photo lab WhiteWall.

Aldi launches new Specialbuys Workshop and Building ranges

Aldi launches new Specialbuys Workshop and Building ranges

Tackle those odd jobs around the house with Aldi Specialbuys top quality Workshop and Building ranges, including a whole host of power tools and accessories, in store on 13th and 23rd August and while stocks last.

5 tips for selling your home without an estate agent

If you want a job doing well, then do it yourself. Or so the saying goes. There are a great many of us who would much rather take charge of our own affairs than leave it to others.