Whether you have noticed that your water bill has become unusually high, or you have discovered damp on the ceiling and aren’t sure where the leak is coming from, we have included our top tips to identify a leaking pipe below. If left untreated, leaking pipes can lead to serious damage in your home. You could even […]
Asbestos is a building material made from fibrous silicate minerals, used by manufacturers and builders in the late 19th century for its qualities in insulation, heat resistance and sound absorption. We take a look at the different types of asbestos, and the dangers of asbestos in the home. Types of Asbestos There are three main […]
As from the 1st October 2015, landlords are required by law to install both smoke and carbon monoxide alarms on every story of a property. The law was originally announced back in March by Housing Minister Brandon Lewis, in a bid to reduce the number of carbon monoxide related issues. The existing records of 36 […]
These days almost everything around us is made from plastic. It is not only a durable material, but recyclable and cost effective too. Yet when it comes to your front door, is it really the safest option? From an exterior view, a uPVC door can appear to be a strong and an aesthetically pleasing addition […]
A recent survey carried out by the ElectricSafe Register suggests that the British consumer is well versed in basic electrical safety, and is used to taking precautions when hiring an electrician.