Why a  new extension might be the answer.

If you’ve decided that moving is not an option and you’d rather stay where you are, but you still need the space, an extension is possibly the answer. There are many advantages to this as the building of an extension could well be cheaper than going through the process of buying a new home and selling you existing one plus all the cost of conveyancing … Continue reading Why a  new extension might be the answer.

Tips for installing outdoor tiles

Are you considering laying an attractive tiled area leading up to your front door or in the garden area? If so, you’ll find the process not too dissimilar to indoor tiling but there are some differences to consider. Outdoor tiles are more exposed to the elements, so here are some useful tips: Picking the correct tiles – Be confident that you are choosing tiles suitable … Continue reading Tips for installing outdoor tiles

Appreciating Art, now that you’ve got the time.

Have you ever looked at a painting and sculpture and wondered just exactly what it means or what the artist was trying to convey when they made it. Perhaps you’ve heard art critics and historians like Sister Wendy, go on and on about the symbolism in the piece or whatever hidden meaning the artist had in mind. What might look like a crowd scene in … Continue reading Appreciating Art, now that you’ve got the time.

Make Sure your Home is Suitable if your Elderly Relative is Moving in

A lot of people have struggled over the past year – whether from job losses caused by the closure of many businesses to the mental health consequences of lockdown. One of the groups of people who have suffered a great deal are the elderly, particularly those who live alone and have been unable to get out and see people. For this reason, many people are … Continue reading Make Sure your Home is Suitable if your Elderly Relative is Moving in

What are the most common property chain delays?

Delays in the conveyancing process are not uncommon, especially if the sale or purchase is part of a chain of transactions. Occasionally, there will be no chain – for example, if a first-time buyer is buying a property from the executors of a deceased owner. However, many sellers are buying a property themselves, and many buyers are selling an existing property. These interlinked transactions are … Continue reading What are the most common property chain delays?

The Men’s 90s Style Revivals Heading to Your Wardrobe

The 90s is back in fashion and as a decade that saw a huge amount of changes it is not surprising that it also inspired a lot of iconic fashion styles too. Here are some of the 90s fashion styles to look out for if you are wanting to update your wardrobe this season… Overalls – Worn in the 90s with one strap down, this … Continue reading The Men’s 90s Style Revivals Heading to Your Wardrobe

43,000 retails jobs have been cut after lockdown

The coronavirus has left the retail industry spinning. Facing troubles of getting people back into stores while significant numbers of consumers move to online shopping, many of Britain’s retailers have to make cuts to their workforce in order to survive. Image Credit Unemployment Since the lockdown has ended and restrictions eased across the country, the number of people heading to the high street or shopping … Continue reading 43,000 retails jobs have been cut after lockdown