The home is the most important place for a lot of people and taking care of it is just as significant. However, there is a lot to learn about building maintenance. So we've put together a collection of advice articles that goes through everything from how your central heating works to tips for safe DIY.
The central heating boiler is such an integral part of a home that taking good care of it should be a priority. Take a look through our advice on boiler maintenance to help you with anything you may not know.
Welcome to the Buildings Advice section where we've put together articles to cover a wide range of general information concerning the building your home occupies.
It keeps your house warm in winter but you might not know much about how it works. We've put together some advice to help you to learn more about how to maintain it and how it works.
At some point every homeowner will need to call in a professional tradesperson but finding a good, trustworthy one is often a struggle. Read through the below for some advice to make sure you choose the right person.
Doing It Yourself is a great way to take care of your home, but it can also be a dangerous activity. In this section we've given you some helpful advice, however, remember to seek professional advice if you're ever unsure about undertaking a task yourself.
Drains are one of those things that can often cause an issue around the home. Take a look at our advice articles for some tips on how to deal with the most common problems drains can cause.
Flip a switch and it's there without thinking about it, however, when the switch doesn't work you certainly notice it. Remember that electricity is very dangerous and we always recommend seeking a professional for any jobs you may not be comfortable completing yourself.
When the unexpected happens and it isn't covered under you home insurance you can count on a good home emergency policy. Here are some articles to explain what it is and why you may need it.
Running a home can be expensive, but it doesn't have to cost as much as you think. Read through our advice articles to see how you could save money on your necessary utilities.
Radiators keep your house warm and largely don't require much maintenance. However, when they don't work as they should there's a few things you might need to know. If you're not completely comfortable undertaking any repairs or maintenance yourself we recommend you employ the services of a professional tradesperson.
Everything is under your roof and it's one of the most important parts to your house. Take a look through the below articles for common roof problems and other information. Remember to seek professional help if you are not 100% comfortable in undertaking any repairs or maintenance yourself.
Home repairs and maintenance can be a dangerous activity. Read through our safety advice to make sure you're aware of the dangers and how to avoid them. Always seek a professional tradesperson if you are not comfortable undertaking any DIY tasks yourself.