‘Fifty shades of silver’ home attracts interest

A designer show home at a new Sheffield housing development has been decorated throughout in shades of silver, both to celebrate the city’s steel heritage, and to create a seamless feel within the property. Show homes serve two purposes in general, to showcase the build quality of the housebuilder and to inspire homeowners with amazing […]

Simple painting hacks to spruce up your home for autumn

It’s autumn, and as the weather turns colder and people naturally spend more time inside, the tired decor becomes more noticeable. But not everyone has the time or money to re-decorate the whole house.  Instead, try a few painting hacks to give your home a fresh new look. There’s no need to re-paint a whole […]

You could win £500-worth of vouchers with Redrow

Visitors to Trinity Walk shopping centre this weekend will have the opportunity to win John Lewis vouchers worth £500 simply by registering with housebuilder Redrow at their special exhibition stand. Everyone who visits the stand has the chance to win by signing-up for ‘My Redrow’ – an app accessible via Redrow’s website or as a mobile and tablet […]

House prices still on the rise across Yorkshire, but buyers apply caution

Demand for properties from new buyers across Yorkshire and Humber fell during the last month, recent statistics have shown. This has resulted in more surveyors in the region expecting sale levels to dip over the next 12-months, according to the September 2018 Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors’ UK residential market survey. Only two per cent […]

Expert help with Yorkshire building and renovation projects at show

People with building projects in mind across Yorkshire need to be more clued up about the scale and details of the work they propose to do, according to builders across the county. A new survey commissioned by the The Northern Homebuilding & Renovating Show among builders revealed that over two thirds of potential customers don’t […]

Must-see list of dangerous plants that can burn skin and damage homes

Gardeners have been warned to look out for rogue weeds which could undermine the structure of their homes after experts named and shamed Britain’s most destructive plants. As well as damaging buildings and local habitats, these plants and weeds are also incredibly difficult to control. Because they’re largely resistant to most forms of weed and […]