7 easy tips to spruce up your home

7 easy tips to spruce up your home One of the ways people can get into debt is through attempting costly home improvements. These are often expensive and can lead to taking out unaffordable loans. As the Ideal Homes Show runs every March we thought we’d give you seven tips to spruce up your home without having to break your budget… 1. Restore – smarten up your old stuff If you’ve got a...
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Homeserve’s 5-Minute Fix: Unblocking Kitchen Pipes

Homeserve’s 5-Minute Fix: Unblocking Kitchen Pipes http://www.homserve.com – Uck, a clogged sink is caused by all those scrapes of food blocking up the pipes. Unblocking a sink can be easier than you think, here’s how to unclog in under 5 minutes.
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How to Lay Sheet Vinyl Flooring

How to Lay Sheet Vinyl Flooring Watch our step-by-step film showing how to lay sheet vinyl flooring, with expert advice and top tips to help you complete the job with confidence. Visit the official B&Q YouTube channel. Here you’ll find the ideas and know-how you need to make your home improvement dream a reality: http://www.youtube.com/bandq Need a helping hand with your DIY...
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DIY video: Prepare your home for spring

DIY video: Prepare your home for spring With winter now a long way behind us, it’s time to start thinking about all the jobs we didn’t want to think about during the cold weather. To give you the motivation to get going, DIY expert Craig Phillips takes us through jobs you can get the professionals in for, or tackle yourself. Watch the video...
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A Guide to Repairing Your Roof

By Caroline Rodrigues   1 Checking a roof’s condition Follow our guide, whether you’re buying a new house, renovating an old one or repairing an unwelcome leak. Help, My Roof Is Leaking! If water’s coming through the roof, contact the National Federation of Roofing Contractors to find a local registered contractor – or search for local qualified roofers through...
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Paint your home and welcome in Spring!

Spring is here and it is time for springtime cleaning and home fix up projects! As the windows and doors to our homes will once again open for Spring we get to start those home “fix up” projects. Chances are you’ll soon be entertaining friends and family, and a new coat of paint in the dining room, living room or family room can go a long way to freshening up your home. Or maybe...
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