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shedding pets
4 Apr, 2021

Shedding pets? Top tips for cleaning up at home

If you love pets whether they are dog, cats or various other types of animal you will know about shedding. Shedding pets provide a constant chore for petowners with pets that live in the home. Likely they will shed fur or simple add to the dust challenges in your home. Here are some top tips […]

maintaining you roof
1 Mar, 2021

Maintaining your roof – Some essential top tips

Every house owner dreads the crunch point when they need to rebuild their roof. A new roof will likely cost 10s of thousands to rebuilt if serious damage is allowed to occur. It is far better to ensure you run checks so you are maintaining your roof over time, than to wait until you need […]

trim trees
22 Feb, 2021

How to trim trees – Timing and method

If you own property then you know that the responsibility for the care and maintenance of the land is yours. That means that as the homeowner and presumably landowner you either need to have certain skills to maintain your home or buy in those skills. One of the less well known skills is how to […]

black mould at home
2 Feb, 2021

How to get rid of black mould in your home

As any homeowner will tell you there are some signs of wear and tear that are harder to eliminate than others. Black mould in your home is one such hard to eliminate irritant that needs special handling. Here are some suggestions on how to deal with this spot of bother. Signs of black mould in […]

pest proofing
23 Jan, 2021

Pest proofing your home benefits you and your pets

  If you own a property, especially one with land you will have experienced some form of pest. Homeowners experience all kinds of pest annoyances from rodents to insects and sometimes even aggressive birds. Here are some suggestions for how to ensure pest proofing your home to minimise any trouble. How Pest-Proofing Your Home Can […]

drainage issues
20 Jan, 2021

Common Urban Drainage Issues And How To Fix Them

If you are an urban homeowner and you have trees on your property consider their affect on your neighbourhood.  Trees have many positive powers on their environment. Their natural aesthetic brings joy to many. They act as the lungs of our urban environments. However, as they grow they can also create issues in crowded cities […]

water damage
19 Jan, 2021

Home maintenance – Signs of water damage to look for

As a home owner you will be aware of the challenges of managing water flow and plumbing. Signs of water damage can be subtle and sometimes more dramatic. But what should you look for when you are checking your property? Here are some of the common signs of water damage most common in domestic environments […]