Inspiration and advice for your building project
Washing machines - Soda crystals have been used as a water softener in washing machines for years. A cupful of these and a cupful of vinegar in your detergent container will clear out deposits from your washing machine on an empty run.
Packed with a multitude of functions, it’s no wonder that 90 per cent of homes now possess a built-in oven and hob, instead of a traditional range. Melanie Griffiths picks out the best on the market.
Now, with this in mind, you might be wondering how you go about reducing those energy bills. Well, there are multiple tips to consider.
How to save £1,000s on your labour and material costs with our guide to what HMRC won't tell you
I’m sure that most people who are involved with designing or building new properties are familiar with the BREEAM system. It’s a way of measuring a development’s impact on the Environment. BREEAM covers such things as fuel efficiency, wildlife habitat,...
This German standard is considered a paragon for low-energy house design, but Tim Pullen asks if the money required to achieve it is better spent elsewhere.
We look at the factors that could affect your claim, including what is and isn't eligible