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14% of homeowners are currently considering a major renovation project

New research reveals that 14% of homeowners are considering making improvements to their home.

Why lower fuel prices and a mild winter could make your home unsafe

Why lower fuel prices and a mild winter could make your home unsafe

Lives could be put at risk by the ‘perfect storm’ of one of the warmest winters on record and falling fuel prices.

What to consider when planning a single storey extension

You might imagine that the planning of a single storey extension is pretty simple. After all, you may already have a rough ballpark figure for what it will cost, on the basis of past projects.

How to improve the cost of your house before selling

If you are considering selling your home, there are a few things that you will need to do to prepare for a successful sale.

5 things no one tells you before you start a home renovation

Your home is clearly important. Not only is it the corner of the planet you can call your own, but it’s also likely to be your most expensive asset. From both a financial and emotional sense, then, it pays to invest time in improving it from time to time.

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.

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.

 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.

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.

Bargain building with Aldi's great value gear

Bargain building with Aldi's great value gear

Whether a builder by trade or simply a DIY enthusiast, you’ll find all you need at...

Top tips for making your new house feel like a home

Top tips for making your new house feel like a home

An incredible downside of moving home is in that awkward period where your new house is an empty shell and packed with boxes. Everyone is going to feel completely uprooted and unsettled at this time.

Keep doors and windows secure this summer - and keep burglars at bay!

Keep doors and windows secure this summer - and keep burglars at bay!

Taylor Wimpey is encouraging homeowners to make sure their home is safe and secure as the summer approaches.

Major market move for Moduleo

Major market move for Moduleo

Luxury vinyl flooring manufacturer, Moduleo has announced it will be extending its Transform collection, in line with its Next Generation of products, this spring.

Hotel picks Max-Top for 5* quality

Hotel picks Max-Top for 5* quality

Surface specialist Max-Top is thrilled to announce that the Alexander Hotel group has begun to install Max-Top Quartz surfaces in number of its luxury hotels throughout the UK.