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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 […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Service Your Boiler Annually

Boiler servicing is one of those things that’s often overlooked or forgotten about and too many people don’t have their boilers checked on a regular basis. Whether you’re busy and forget to book your service, or you’re not really convinced that it’s necessary, here are some reasons why you might want to book a service […]

Signs your drains are blocked…..

Sometimes, it’s hard to work out if your drains are blocked. Drainage issues are a common problem with pipes and there are a number of reasons why this happens. Finding the common indications to a blocked drain can help to find out what to do next.Unusual noise coming from the drainsThere are many signs to […]

To Weed Or Not To Weed?

Weeds are conventionally known as the bad plants of the garden and there is certainly a known dislike for weeding itself. If you were to track every hour spent in your garden getting rid of these ‘unwanted’ weeds, you would probably find that you do an inordinate amount of digging and pulling things out of […]

Gas Safe……Don’t cut corners!

What Is ‘Gas Safe’ And Why Is It Important To You?If you are one of the many millions of households in the UK with a mains gas connection, you should already be aware of the Gas Safe register. Gas Safe is an industry standard that helps keep you safe in your home. Here’s what you need […]

NICEIC…..The 18th Edition has landed!!!!!!

The 18th Edition went live on the 1st July 2018. It is the very latest update to the wiring regulations and is an essential qualification for anyone working in the electrical industry. … The design of new electrical installations will be required to comply to the 18th Edition from the 1st January 2019.