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How to start home renovation - 10 tips

You’ve finally taken that big step: a bigger kitchen, a new bathroom, or just a home extension to increase space. Much excitement! A contractor and his team are ready and waiting to start the process, and everything is set – or is it?A home renovatio…

23 March, 2017

​10 things your neighbours do that drive you crazy

Did you know that approximately one-fifth of Brits often find themselves arguing with their neighbours over annoying habits that drive them up the walls? A recent online survey discovered that 33% said they were becoming increasingly frustrated about…

16 March, 2017

How to add value to a home (part 2)

We know you can't ever have enough information when it comes to making your home's value soar before selling, which is why we're back with part two of our fabulous guide to maximising sale prices.

14 March, 2017

What to know when selling a home

Skipping the estate agent route and selling your home on your own means pocketing the entire profit from the sale – quite tempting, right? On the other hand, bringing in a professional can add value in surprising ways, and you could even end up with…

14 March, 2017

How to add value to a home

Planning to sell your home at some point in the near future? Then you need to read these top tips for maximising the potential value of your property. In the interest of full disclosure, it's worth pointing out now that some of these will require sub…

13 March, 2017

Things to know before renovating a home (Part 2)

Here we are with part two of our fantastic guide to everything you need to know before you commit to a home renovation, and we firmly believe that by the end of this article, you'll be equipped with all the knowledge you'll need to properly and sober…

07 March, 2017

Mistakes first-time homebuyers make

Gearing up to buy your first home? Bet you can already picture yourself furnishing the living room, picking out rugs for the hallway and freshening up the garden!While shopping for a home might be a dream for many people, for others it goes hand in h…

07 March, 2017

Things to know before renovating a home

If you're thinking about snapping up a cheap property in order to carry out a full renovation, you need to know everything you can before you bid and we're going to help you with that today.

06 March, 2017

One-storey house design ideas

If one-storey homes make you think of outdated granny bungalows, you need to get out of that mindset because we've found some terrific houses that will help. Far from just being the preferred architectural style for older generations, one-storey hous…

05 March, 2017

Common home renovation mistakes

Sometimes acquiring that dream home involves a bit more than going on weekend drives with estate agents to show you what’s available. A lot of forever-homes are because of old properties undergoing major facelifts to provide their owners with a more…

05 March, 2017