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Ten items you may not know you can recycle

Ten items you may not know you can recycle

The Blue Planet series has alerted people to the massive issues caused by household waste, and people are keen to help the environment. To help you get clued up on recycling, Envirofone has found the top 10 items you can recycle but might not know about: Toothbrushes: The plastic holder and bristles have a variety of […]

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Garden essentials for 2018

Garden essentials for 2018

When the sky is grey and January temperatures really begin to bite, sometimes you can’t help but look forward to the bright sun and warmth of the summer.  At NOXU Home they’re looking ahead, bringing you a selection of designer product essentials to ensure that when summer arrives you have a garden you can really […]

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Re-vamp your home using latest trends

Re-vamp your home using latest trends

Now is the time when many people start to think about revitalising their homes with fresh decoration or  accessories. New home developers and the stunning show homes that they create provide an ideal source of information as designers emulate current trends and give practical displays as to how to style each room. “2018 will see […]

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The perfect garden plant for February

The perfect garden plant for February

A welcome addition to any patio or garden is the smaller Salix, or Willow, with branches that can reach up, or hang low. Silver-white catkins emerge first, followed by green leaves, and stems in winter are an attractive ochre. Salix combined with primula, violas or carcissi can soon become a cheerful spring feature.    The […]

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Georgian style residence oozing class and style

Georgian style residence oozing class and style

An immaculate executive stone built detached six/seven bedroom Georgian style residence, set in the most desirable and sought-after area of Todmorden. A true family home which has very generously proportioned rooms set over three floors. The accommodation on the ground floor comprises of: light and airy entrance hallway, snug/study, modern cloakroom, sitting room with a […]

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Business opportunity – Whitby property with spectacular sea views

Business opportunity – Whitby property with spectacular sea views

With a total of 27 en-suite guest rooms and three bedrooms for owner’s accommodation, The Carlill is one of the town’s most substantial guest house hotels. However, in recent years the property has fallen on hard times and now no longer trades and needs a significant refurbishment and overhaul if it is to return to […]

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5 tips on how to protect your skin from central heating this winter

5 tips on how to protect your skin from central heating this winter

Bad weather in winter can cause havoc in our day-to-day lives, but keeping warm can come at a cost on a more personal level. Using central heating can be the most damaging part of the season for our skin. With freezing temperatures outside and the central heating turned up to the max, we can expect […]

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Tell-tale signs of sub-letting

Tell-tale signs of sub-letting

Subletting without any formal agreement is against the law. But tenants persist in doing it. By subletting without permission, tenants are in breach of their tenancy agreement, entitling the landlord to take legal action that could even result in eviction. This raises a number of potential issues, including debt, accountability and maintenance.  A sublet property […]

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Garden tools through the ages….

Garden tools through the ages….

Although scythes and sickles are still recognisable tools to most people, the cucumber straightener is more of a rarity and most gardeners do not use animal traps. Green fingered Brits have been tending gardens since the Middle Ages and although some basic tools remain unchanged…..previously essential gardening tools have fallen out of fashion. Shedperts at […]

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Tips for staying safe when fixing a damaged roof

Tips for staying safe when fixing a damaged roof

Recent storms and high winds have taken their toll on roofs across Yorkshire, so here are some tips from roofing experts on how to fix problems and stay safe. Many of the tips provided are intended to help minimise the risk of serious injury, such as providing barriers to prevent falling, keeping your workstation tidy […]

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