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Women are doing it for themselves

Women are doing it for themselves

Experts at The National Home Improvement Show (1-3 October, London’s Earls Court) believe that more and more women are powering up and taking on a more equal share of home improvements following a recent survey which revealed that nine out of 10 women now own power tools and 67 per cent are actively completing their own DIY task around the house.

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.

Value key rooms for added home value

Value key rooms for added home value

According to luxury vinyl flooring manufacturer, Moduleo, the kitchen and bathroom are the key rooms which will inject significant value to any property during the current housing boom.

1 in 8 home improvers planning to create more space

Accommodating their growing family is behind the majority of homeowners’ desires to create more space in their property, new research has revealed.

Stop throwing money out of the window

Stop throwing money out of the window

A new survey has found that a lower heating bill is the second most wanted saving on household expenditure in 2015, just after cheaper food bills.

The great Christmas clean up: Christmas tops spring for cleaning

As the final decorations resurface and Brits are adding the last bits of tinsel to their Christmas trees, houses across the UK are being spruced up for the festive season as millions prepare to take part in the great Christmas clean-up.

Tradesman calling? Put the kettle on...

‘Everything stops for tea’ or so the lyrics of the wartime melody suggested, while Bernard Cribbins’ hapless 1962 ‘Right said Fred’ removal men got no-where at all even after several cups of tea.

Underfloor heating looks to heat up in 2015

Underfloor heating looks to heat up in 2015

New research has revealed that underfloor heating is growing in popularity as homeowners become more aware of its far reaching benefits, making it set to be a key feature for 2015.

Moduleo seals the deal for Solas

Moduleo seals the deal for Solas

Ireland’s brand-new further education and training authority, Solas, has upgraded its state-of-the-art facilities in Dublin, opting for Moduleo flooring as a result of its outstanding features.

Cheat the Chill: Smart blinds to save energy and cut heating bills

Cheat the Chill: Smart blinds to save energy and cut heating bills

Duette energy-saving blinds are a wise investment for cost-conscious homeowners who want to lower their annual heating bills.

Samsung Powerbot VR9000 - Hands-free automated floor cleaning

Samsung Powerbot VR9000 - Hands-free automated floor cleaning

Samsung Home Appliances has announced that its Powerbot VR9000 cleaning device is now available to buy in the UK from Harrods and independent electrical retailers.