How to guides

How to plan for the storage of kitchen essentials

Plan to make your kitchen space work If you’ve spent any time looking into kitchen design you’ll know about triangulation – the movement between fridge, sink and cooker, your three main work stations. The bin (or the recycling centre as it has now become) may add a fourth. But give some thought early on to […]

How to reduce the risk of a house fire

Save your home from a house fire Every year in Britain there are thousands of house fires, and most of these start accidentally. Most are minor, with no injury or even a need to call out the fire services, but a small number are more serious, even fatal.  The risk of fire lurks almost everywhere […]

How to declutter your bathroom

10 ways to create a better functioning bathroom Bathrooms are much more than just functional spaces in our homes. They are a place to relax and de-stress after a long day. A hot steamy bath or shower is joyous for this, but the resulting humidity can be damaging if not properly managed. So, keep your […]

How to prepare your home outdoors for winter

What are the top jobs for winter? Keeping the house warm is one of them, but don’t neglect your garden and outside areas, either.  These are some pre-winter jobs to think about that will be home improvements you will appreciate. Our tradesmen, like so many others in the Cambridge area book up fast, particularly electricians, […]