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Earth Day at Home: 7 Things You Can Do With the Family

Earth Day is becoming more and more popular every year, celebrated through activities at school, work or at a local level. But with strict COVID-19 restrictions still likely to be in place on the 22 April this year, you might be wondering how to raise awareness, without breaking the rule of six, travelling too far…

How to Prepare Your Plumbing for Spring

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The sun is shining more and more, and maybe you’ve turned the heating down just a bit. It’s raining, it’s sunny, it’s windy and in some parts it might still be snowing. Spring is truly here.  Whilst you’re getting excited for the spring, and there is still some time whilst we’re in lockdown, while not…

What To Do When the Boiler’s Not Working

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There is nothing like waking up on a chilly Saturday morning, the winter sun is peeking through the windows and the alarm is off. You get out of bed, and then you realise – it’s cold!  You crank up the thermostat, run to the shower, and … there is no hot water. And then it…

Who qualifies for a boiler grant?

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The cosy jumpers, waterproof wellies and raincoats are out and what your thermostat says is true – it’s officially time to welcome boiler season. Let’s admit it, if you haven’t turned the heating on yet, you either love cold feet and hands, or you live in the North.  Some of us however, will inevitably experience…

How to Keep Your Water Bills Down?

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If you have a water meter rising water bills are a common issue as the weather gets warmer and the children come home from university. But this year households across the UK have had a third reason to worry about the cost of water – the Coronavirus lockdown.  With entire families self-isolating together, it is…