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Do You Ignore DIY Tasks?

Almost two-thirds of homeowners ignore basic DIY tasks around their home for at least a month, a new survey has found. Property Reporter highlighted the findings of the research by Norton Finance, which revealed that 63 per cent of people… Continue reading →

Check Flat Roofs For Leaks Regularly

If you’ve decided to have a loft conversion or extension carried out at home, do make sure that you keep an eye on it and keep up with regular maintenance in order to help prevent water leaks, which are much… Continue reading →

Home Improvements ‘More Popular Than Holidays’

More of us are planning to splash out on home improvements this summer than go on holiday, a new poll has found. Property Reporter shared the results of the AA Financial Services survey, which revealed that 48 per cent of… Continue reading →

Top Property Turn-Offs Revealed!

If you’re having a loft conversion installed at your Loughborough home with a view to selling up and moving on elsewhere, it certainly couldn’t hurt to take a look at this latest piece of research highlighting what the biggest turn-offs… Continue reading →

Questions To Ask Yourself Before Starting A DIY Project

If you’re new to DIY but you’re itching to get stuck in, just hold on before you get your toolbox and drill out. There are a few things you need to consider before attempting any home improvements – and a… Continue reading →

Could Equity Release Help You With Your Loft Conversion?

Paying off your mortgage is a significant milestone to reach. However, once you own your property much of your wealth is tied into bricks and mortar. That may mean you’re struggling to find the money you need to carry out… Continue reading →

How Much Will These DIY Disasters Cost You?

Once you have got  an attic conversion on your Derby home you will probably want to get in and decorate it as soon as possible. However, the old adage, no haste no waste comes into the fore here. The cost… Continue reading →

Do You Argue About Home Improvements?

If you and your partner find yourselves having arguments about home improvements, you’re not alone. In fact, a recent survey found that one in six British couples has had an argument over a home renovation or DIY project, with the… Continue reading →

New To DIY? Check Out These Top Tips

Do It Yourself – the clue is in the name, right? Although it might feel as though DIY should be simple, sometimes it can be anything but. If you’re keen to be a bit more handy around the house though,… Continue reading →

House Prices Cool In March 2018

The UK House Price Index (UK HPI) has indicated that house prices in England cooled for the month of March in the UK, sliding by 0.2 per cent on February’s figures. London experienced the slowest increase in value, which was… Continue reading →

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