Posts Categorized: Drains

February home maintenance checklist to get your house ready for spring

february home maintenance

In the bleak midwinter the last thing you possibly want to do is create and complete a home maintenance checklist. It’s exhausting, time-consuming, and not at all inspiring. But February is also the perfect time to prepare your house for the upcoming spring and freshen-up the space. Your February home maintenance checklist will have to…

Plumbing tips every homeowner should know

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Whether you just bought your first house, or you’re an experienced homeowner with a few properties under their sleeve, there are some plumbing tips you should know. Problems with your plumbing system are bound to occur at some point, and knowing what to do can be crucial in preventing damage to your property. There are…

How to dispose of your household appliances?

dispose of appliances

Living sustainably, reusing and recycling are all hot topics in today’s world. Yet there is still a lot of uncertainty when it comes to correctly disposing of bigger appliances such as furniture and appliances. Regardless of whether the life of your appliances is slowly coming to an end, or you’re just looking for a fashionable…

How to turn your garden into a summer oasis?

turn garden into a summer oasis

Summer – regardless of what they say, it’s the most wonderful time of the year. Holidays, dining out, warm weather and blooming flowers. But the wonderful weather, and the rising temperatures mean your garden will need some extra attention as well. From watering regularly, to the correct fertilising, your garden can turn into a real…

How to unblock your toilet?

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We’ve all been there – the moment you press the flush and the water starts going up, instead of down. It’s a truly heartbreaking experience but don’t lose hope just yet – there are ways to fix it. Finding out your toiler is blocked can really cause panic. But at this moment it’s especially important…

7 questions you need to ask before buying old or period property

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Buying old or period property has a certain charm attached to it. You get to enjoy fine craftsmanship, detailed work and unique features. It’s a romanticised investment many are ready to make, without careful consideration. If your heart is set on buying a picturesque old house, you’ll most certainly have to reserve some contingency money…