Month: May 2019

What’s Wrong with My Washing Machine?

Instead of running out to the laundromat right away, try these quick fixes to see if you can get your washing machine working again.You’ve waited all week while laundry piled up in the hamper for laundry day, and now that it’s here your washing machine isn’t doing what it’s supposed to. Instead of running out […]

Your Circuit Breaker Keeps Tripping, Now What?

When a circuit breaker trips, it leaves a room or a whole house in the dark and without power, but solving the issue is usually simple.What to Do When Your Circuit Breaker TripsWhen a surge of energy overloads a circuit, like in the case of a lightning strike or heavily stressed outlet drawing too much […]

What is an EICR?

How can you be absolutely sure your electrics are in a top condition – and more importantly, safe? Whether it’s for your home, a commercial venture or a new build, the same principles apply and you need an EICR. What is an EICR? For those needing to brush up on their knowledge, an EICR is an electrical […]

How to Find Leaks in Your Home

A leak doesn’t always look or sound like a leak. It might not be as obvious as a persistent hissing behind the walls or a burst pipe spraying water from the ceiling. More often than not, it’s small amounts of waste water that slowly accumulate around fixtures (and turn to mold!) without your knowledge. Here are a […]

Gas safety: what you need to know

Gas Safe Register’s latest research reveals that just over half of people asked (53%) don’t have their gas appliances checked annually, with one in six taking no action at all to ensure their homes have safe gas appliances. We’ve put together a list of things all landlords need to know. 1. Carbon monoxide alarms need […]

How To Improve Your Home?

Have you been thinking of renovating your home? Now that we are in May, many of us have settled back into work and back in a routine again after Christmas! With the days getting brighter and the weather getting warmer (sort of!), it is the time that many decide to renovate their home, looking for […]