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Three Reasons To Go For Triple Glazing

Feb 8, 2017

Triple glazing was relatively unheard of and unused in the UK until a few years ago when home improvements companies like Crystal Clear began integrating the product into their respective ranges. Before gaining prominence in this country it was heavily utilised (and still is) in Scandinavian...

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Orangeries & Conservatories, What Is The Difference?

Jan 19, 2017

Visitors to our showroom are always transfixed by both our conservatory and orangery designs and often enquire about what singles them out from one another. The best starting point is to highlight how they first came into being. Orangeries can be traced back to the Italian Renaissance...

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Enjoy A Contented Winter With Patio Doors

Dec 11, 2016

You get so accustomed to going outside and enjoying your garden during the summer months that when winter comes along it can be something of a disappointment. The colder weather will restrict the time you spend outside or you may indeed decide to give the...

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How To Make The Most Of Easter At Home

Mar 8, 2016

Working solidly since the turn of the New Year, millions of Britons will be desperately longing for a short break and they will get it in just over 2 weeks’ time. Yes, the Easter Holidays are just around the corner. The majority of people will get...

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How To Create A More Spacious Home

Feb 15, 2016

Space in the home is a precious commodity and no doubt makes home living more enjoyable. It can be hard to come by though if you have a growing family and collectively continue to acquire more and more belongings. Restoring spaciousness may seem like a thankless...

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How To Further Increase The Resale Value Of Home

Jan 12, 2016

The UK housing market is booming once again. According to research conducted by Halifax, house prices across the UK rose by a further 9.5 per cent last year, meaning that the average house price now stands at £208,286. This is great news for homeowners, both for those...

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It Is All In The Name, Our Home-Related Personalities

Nov 5, 2015

We thought it would be fun to do something a bit different and try to think of as many people involved in film, TV, entertainment and sport who have things associated with the home in their name. There are a couple of cheat inclusions we must admit:...

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How To Make Your Home Irresistible To Buyers

Oct 6, 2015

When a homeowner puts their property on the market they do so in the hope that a quick-fire sale will be in the offing. It is very rarely that simple though. You need to go to serious lengths to make your home stand-out from the crowd,...

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3 Ways Of Entertaining Guests And Family In A Conservatory

Aug 18, 2015

The summer holidays will soon be ending which means colder days and darker nights lie ahead. However, it’s nothing to get too upset about if you have a conservatory or orangery installed as either form of home extension can make indoor living enjoyable and entertaining when...

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Record Breaking 280Million Bid Put In For UK Home

Jul 15, 2015

The recession prompted a lull in the UK housing market but recovery seems to be complete after reports that a buyer has reputedly put in a record bid of £280million for a London mansion. £280million is double the cost of the country’s second costliest home. Located at...

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