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How to Deal with a Water Leak Seeing water suddenly start dripping from your ceiling during a particularly torrential bout of rain is never a welcome sight, but the good news is the sooner you spot a water leak the sooner you can get it fixed! The methods of dealing with a major leak and […]

Timber frame Houses: Common Problems and Treatment Timber frame houses may not be as popular in the UK as some other countries in the world, but that seems to be changing with stats showing that at least a quarter of new home builds use timber frames. There are many advantages to choosing a timber frame, […]

The 5 Most Common Household Pests in the UK Pest infestations, whether ants, birds, rats or bed bugs, are not pleasant to deal with. Unfortunately, they are a fact of life. Fortunately, there are ways in which you can identify them and try preventing them from gaining a secure foothold in your home. A couple […]

How to Deal with Rats Rats! The word alone is enough to make some people leap onto furniture and whip out their phones to call the exterminator. The first instinct is usually kill, kill, kill – but all that does is take care of one or two particular rats, it doesn’t really take care of […]

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Does Central Heating Affect Asthma? There is conflicting evidence that suggests central heating systems both improve and aggravate asthma. This is obviously confusing, not to mention unsettling, especially for parents who want to ensure their children remain healthy. Should they or shouldn’t they rely on central heating to keep their homes at an even temperature […]

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6 Common Central Heating Pump Breakdowns Indicators of central heating pump problem If your central heating system displays any of the problem signs listed below, it is likely that the central heating pump in your boiler is not working as effectively as it should. Poor heating performance – central heating system taking longer than usual […]

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4 Important Benefits of Having Your Boiler Serviced Regularly The boiler is one of the most expensive and essential items in your home. To keep the boiler working safely all year round, it is important that you have it serviced regularly. Here are four key benefits of regularly servicing your boiler Safety: While gas leaks […]

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6 Reasons Why Your Boiler is Leaking Water The three most commonly installed boilers in homes in the UK are the Combination Boiler, System Boiler, and a Regular Heat Only Boiler. Unfortunately, regardless of the type of boiler you have in your home, leaking or dripping boiler is a common occurrence. If your boiler is […]