Homes & Gardens

Exeter's Home Decor Renaissance: Celebrating Local Culture Through Art

In the quaint city of Exeter, a trend is blossoming where the essence of home decor is increasingly intertwined with the spirit of locality. Art aficionados and interior design enthusiasts alike are turning towards posters and framed pieces that not only embellish their walls but also pay tribute to the city's unique culture and landmarks. This movement is a testament to the power of art in transforming living spaces into personalized sanctuaries that narrate a story of heritage and community.

The aesthetic appeal of local landmarks in art

What drives the allure of incorporating...

Val Watson

Val Watson


Strong start to 2024 Southwest housing market

Independent estate agents across the Southwest feel optimistic about the housing market in 2024, according to the Experts in Property network, with many of its members reporting a New Year bounce back in activity.

After a period of political turmoil, sky high inflation and amid energy- and cost-of-living crises, the outlook at the beginning of 2023 could only get better... and it did. Over the course of last year, the UK’s political and economic landscape settled a great deal with a considerable drop in the rate of inflation, energy prices moving downward and a rise in pay growth...

Comparing the Best Local Conveyancing Services

Authored by Val Watson
Posted: Wed, 01/31/2024 - 11:15am

Navigating the qualities of assets transactions may be a demanding project. Conveyancing, the transfer of belongings from one proprietor to any other, stands at the coronary heart of property deals, crystallising who the legal owner is. In this certain exploration, we're going to delve into the importance of choosing the right conveyancing expert, ensuring domestic buyers and real property traders make knowing choices that pave the way to a successful acquisition.

The importance of efficient and precise conveyancing cannot be overstated. It's the basis on which the security of...

Let the Sunshine In The Sunny Side of Solar Panels for Your Home

Authored by Liv Butler
Posted: Wed, 01/31/2024 - 6:39am

If you’re an eco-conscious homeowner, this blog is for you! Read on and let’s explore Effective Home solar panels and discover why having them on your roof is the best way to keep your house running green and eco-friendly. We're not delving into some far-fetched sci-fi contraption; we're talking about the tried-and-true solar panels and the sunny advantages they can bring to your humble home.

1. Powering Your Pad with the Sun:

Let's kick things off with the most obvious perk – energy savings. Solar panels harness the power of the sun to generate electricity for your home. Think...

Unleashing Creativity with LED Striplights

Authored by Liv Butler
Posted: Mon, 01/29/2024 - 11:03am

LED lights have revolutionised home lighting, offering a far more efficient and versatile solution than traditional bulbs. With an impressive lifespan of up to 50,000 hours and the ability to be tailored to specific spaces, from living rooms and kitchens to offices, LED lights are not just a source of illumination, but also a design element that can enhance the comfort and style of any home. LED strip lights can be the inspiration for outstanding and unique decors, coming with a multitude of colours and giving a chance to create an ambient, accent, or even task lighting.

Discover LED...

How long does it take to install a smart meter?

Authored by Val Watson
Posted: Mon, 01/29/2024 - 10:13am

In an age where energy efficiency and smart technology integration are paramount, the UK's commitment to upgrading its energy systems is evident through the widespread adoption of smart meters. These meters are crucial in monitoring and managing energy consumption more effectively, leading to a better understanding of usage patterns and potentially lower energy costs.

Understanding Smart Meters

Before delving into the installation time, it's important to understand what smart meters are and their benefits. A smart meter is a new type of energy meter that measures electric or gas...

The Importance of Professional Heating Engineers: Ensuring Efficient and Safe Heating Systems

Authored by Simon Wells
Posted: Sat, 01/27/2024 - 12:02pm

If you're a homeowner, you know how important it is to have a properly functioning heating system. Not only does it keep you and your family warm during the colder months, but it also ensures that your home is safe and comfortable. That's why it's crucial to have a professional heating engineer take care of your heating system.

Heating engineers are highly trained professionals who specialize in the installation, maintenance, and repair of heating systems. They have the knowledge and expertise to ensure that your heating system is working efficiently and safely. Whether you have...

A detailed Review: Top 3 Waterproof Cushion Cover Suppliers in the UK

Authored by Ellie Green
Posted: Sat, 01/27/2024 - 7:36am

Discover the high-quality outdoor waterproof cushions and cushion covers. Here is a complete review of the best wholesale cushion suppliers in the UK.

Say Goodbye to Cold Mornings: Tips for Choosing the Best Bathroom Wall Heater

Authored by Val Watson
Posted: Fri, 01/26/2024 - 6:51am

Discover tips for selecting the best bathroom wall heater. Ensure comfort and efficiency with our guide to choosing the ideal heating solution for your space.

Sustainable Kitchen Renovations: A Guide for Exeter Homeowners

Authored by Liv Butler
Posted: Thu, 01/18/2024 - 12:14pm

In the heart of Exeter, a new trend is taking root among homeowners – the shift towards sustainable living, starting with one of the most vital spaces in our homes: the kitchen. Today, more than ever, the emphasis on eco-friendly practices is not just a global movement but a local one, deeply felt within our Exeter community. This article addresses the growing interest of Exeter homeowners in transforming their kitchens into sustainable havens – spaces that are not only aesthetically pleasing but also environmentally responsible.

As we delve into sustainable kitchen renovations,...

House Extension and Factors You Should Keep In Mind

Authored by Val Watson
Posted: Mon, 01/15/2024 - 10:36am

Adding an extension is one of the best home improvements you can do. However, many homeowners who wish to expand their homes are unfamiliar with building, architecture, or property design, even though some may be fortunate enough to possess insider knowledge in these fields. Without sound guidance, it can be simple to overlook something, make a mistake, or wind up spending much more than you had planned. Here are a few pertinent pointers to get you started. Many questions arise during the planning and design of a house extension, especially in the initial phases of the project. We've...

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