The signs your boiler might need a service now

Your boiler is one of the hardest working appliances in the house. Yet when it comes to maintenance and regular checks many of us just leave it till the last minute. Just like your car, your boiler needs an annual service too, to ensure it’s still healthy and efficient. More importantly, to keep this lovely…

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6 easy ways to improve your indoor air quality

Polluted air – we tend to think of it as something from outside. Sure enough when you walk out of the door you’re exposed to carbon dioxide, smog, haze, much more nowadays, ten 100 years ago when cars were just invented. While outside air is definitely polluted, you’ll be surprised to find out the air…

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5 perfect (and useful) gifts for your best friend

Best friends make the world a brighter place. Whether you’ve known each other since kindergarten, or met a few months ago, this is a bond like no other. But when it feels like you’ve known someone forever sometimes surprising them is the hardest thing to do. When you’ve shared so much with your best friend,…

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Your household appliances might be harming the environment

As a society we are increasingly becoming aware of the impact our everyday decisions and consumer habits have on the environment. While 20 or 30 years ago we might have not considered the long term environmental impact of plastic packaging or transporting goods from far away, today the situation has changed. We increasingly evaluate the…

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Let’s talk about leg problems in the skilled trades industry.

Working in the trades can be really rewarding – both emotionally, when you help people in various states of despair over household breakdowns, and financially. In fact, demand[1] for plumbers is expected to rise by 21% until 2022 vs 11% across occupations. The health and safety risks associated with plumbing and working in the trades…

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Meet Rightio’s April Employee of the Month –Roxana Moroianu

Since Rightio’s  Employee of the Month award was established half-an-year ago, we’ve had a real mix of personalities getting their hands on it. Our Marketing, Logistics and Acquisitions departments have all been represented, and we can only hope (and bet) the rest of the teams will have their own representative on the board soon. As…

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How to cool down your house?

The weather is warming up and so is your home. There’s less and less need to turn the radiators on, and more often than not you come home to stuffy air and heated rooms. Britain is not warm enough to push the general population into investing in an air conditioner.  Yet our houses still absorb…

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How to tell if your barbecue is plotting to kill you?

The long-waited time for barbecues and outdoor dinners has finally come and we couldn’t be more excited. The freezer is stocked, the bottles are cooling and the friends are invited. Really, nothing could possibly go wrong. Or maybe it can. The barbecue, the star of the show, might have some sinister plans, especially if you…

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What does a Locksmith do?

Locksmithing is one of the oldest professions in the world, dating back approximately 4000 years. It’s origins can be traced back to ancient Egypt, and rumour has it Pharaoh Khafre (the one whose face is on the Sphynx) had a keen interest in locksmithing. Well, if it was good enough for the Pharaoh… While locksmithing…

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