How Does A Combination Boiler Work?

A combi boiler is a type of hot water boiler that uses one pipe for the heated water and the other pipe for the drainage. The water and the other pipe are separated by a barrier, either a flexible rigid plastic or semi-rigid metal. When the temperature of the incoming liquid exceeds the melting point […]

Signs of a Sewer Problem

Sewer and drain problems are not inevitable but in some cases can not be avoided. This is why it’s so important to do a regular inspection of your sewer pipes. Signs of a sewer problem can help you know when something is amiss before the problem becomes worse. Signs of a sewer problem in your […]

How to Grow Vegetables in Troughs

How to grow vegetables in troughs is an old-fashioned method, but it is still very much in use today. There are many advantages of growing vegetables in this way and there are also many disadvantages. The most important thing is that you will be able to see what is going on in your garden. Also, […]

What are downlight covers

Downlight covers are used to cover ceiling downlights to mitigate their impact on the heat loss of the house. If a downlight with a cold space above it is mounted, heat escapes from the room below and cold air gets into the occupied room. This reduces the loft or ceiling insulation quality by up to […]

How to Choose a New Neighbourhood to Move to

Moving to a new neighbourhood is a stressful time for many people, but if you know what to look for you can find a great new neighbourhood to move to. Choosing the wrong neighbourhood when you move to a new home is the last thing you want to experience so take your time and find […]

How blocked drains can become an issue

Most of us, at one point or another will have been stuck with a slow drain sink or even worse, a completely blocked sink or toilet. There are a number of reasons as to why this might happen and it is important to find out why the blockage has occurred and to ensure you have […]

The difference between softwood and hardwood.

The main issue with trying to understand the difference between softwood and hardwood is that you naturally assume that hardness is the main indicator. The thing about the difference between hardwood and softwood is that it makes no difference whatsoever. The hardness of wood is not an indicator and an illustration of this is balsa […]

What on Earth can you use that extension for?

It’s all very well deciding that you want an extension but what exactly are you going to use it for when you get one.  Luckily there are a multitude of reasons and purposes for an extension and all of them will certainly make your life a lot easier and give you the extra space that […]

Where do the holes come from?

Have you ever considered where the hotels in your flat pack furniture come from? Probably not as when you have bought and brought home the flat pack furniture the last thing you are going to ponder is what made the holes in the first place. It might be worth some consideration because if the holes […]

Items used for interior designing

There are a variety of options potential new house buyers have when choosing to get a House Survey done. The options are all available to view on the internet and a particularly good service would be Sam Conveyancing House Survey. Getting a survey done is a very important part of the house buying survey. Most […]