You can do it! Hackney Council DIY videos

Residents can get tips and advice on simple household repairs in a new series of DIY videos, produced by Hackney Homes and Hackney Council. The instructional videos provide tenants and other interested residents with simple steps on how to carry... View Article
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RIBA heralds housing design trends for 2016

Thinking of building a big house extension or your own home in 2016? You aren’t alone! The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has published new research forecasting the main trends in UK housing design for the year ahead. Over the... View Article

Cosy Scheme wrapped up

Cosy Havant, funded by the Department of Energy and Climate Change since April 2014, has been an unprecedented success with the borough’s residents. All funding has now been allocated. The £2.9 million has helped hundreds of residents improve the energy-efficiency... View Article

Silva backs campaign to wipe out illegal timber trade

Silva Timber Products has become the first company in its field to pledge its backing for a campaign demanding tougher action against the trade in illegal and unsustainable timber. The firm has joined WWF-UK’s Forest Campaign, which aims to put... View Article
BLANCO's top-of-the-range hob

COOK IT in style with BLANCO’s clever top-of-the-range hob

BLANCO’s new hob collection includes the very latest technology for high-speed, energy-efficient cooking at home. The fabulous new BH467831 (pictured) is a 78cm-wide ceramic induction hob with six different cooking zones, 14 heat levels, six sleek sliding controls and residual heat indicators.... View Article

Six tips for avoiding blocked drains

It doesn’t take long for an unattended drain to become blocked, more often than not turning from a minor inconvenience into something much more difficult to resolve. In addition to these potentially costly problems, blocked drains are also unhygienic, leading... View Article

Fact of the Week – 14th December 2015

The world’s largest LEGO model ever built was a 1:1 replica of the LEGO® Star Wars™ X-Wing starfighter. The replica took 32 master builders, five million LEGO bricks and over 17,000 hours to complete. It weighed nearly 20,865 kg, stood... View Article

UK Based Renewable Energy Company making History

The Magic Thermodynamic Box Company are pleased to announce that The Little Magic Thermodynamic Box which saves homeowners up to 80 per cent on domestic hot water day and night now has the Micro Generation Certification Scheme (MCS) approval. This means that the... View Article