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With the kids off school, the weather looking great (some days, at least) and the seaside calling to you, your boiler is probably the last thing on your mind.

24th July 2017

Whether you’re washing the car or watering the flowers, an outside tap is very useful – especially now that it’s summer. If your garden is lacking a tap and you’d like to change that, there are a few things to be aware of before you break out the tools or call your friendly local plumber.

20th June 2017

Condensing boilers are highly efficient, safer than non-condensing boilers, and they could save you money on your heating bills. But what is the difference between condensing and non-condensing boilers, and what do you need to know when choosing a new boiler for your home?

How do condensing boilers work?

12th May 2017

Your kitchen is the heart of your home, and it needs to have a practical layout that works for you, as well as a style that you love. You should be able to cook, move around easily, and even socialise in this space, so it’s important that the design meets your needs.

21st April 2017

We’d all like to save a little money, and household bills can never be too small. One thing you can do to reduce those bills is save water. Not only can reducing the amount of water you use lower your water bill, but it can also lower your energy bill if less water needs to be heated.

07th March 2017

The Nest Learning Thermostat automatically programmes itself, saves you energy, and can be controlled by your mobile phone. The 3rd-gen model features hot water control and a big display.

15th February 2017

If you have been a landlord for many years, you are likely to be aware of all the legal responsibilities you have when it comes to keeping your property (or properties) in good condition. But if you’re just starting out, there may be some things you’re not quite sure of yet.

17th January 2017

Do you know if your water is hard or soft, and why it matters? If you live in the Northampton area you have hard or very hard water, but what does this mean, and can you (or should you) do anything about it? Read on to find out.

What is the difference between hard and soft water?

09th December 2016

Feeling the chill yet? With the weather getting colder and December fast approaching, now is a good time to think about your pipes and how you can protect them from freezing or even bursting this winter. Here are a few things you can do to prevent your pipes from freezing.

17th November 2016

Winter is slowly creeping in again, and you may already be feeling the chill and turning on your central heating. Now is a great time to think about your central heating and whether it’s working well enough for you – before winter really kicks in!

26th October 2016