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Green Homes Grant Scheme – go greener and save money

Being environmental – friendly is also cost-effective. Now the Government’s new initiative to encourage eco-friendly home features will help you upgrade your home. If you are either a homeowner or a landlord, you may be eligible for a voucher to fund the energy efficient or low carbon heating home improvements. It is a great chance to introduce energy-efficient and eco-friendly...

Installing solar panels – is it worth it these days?

Solar panels are a renewable energy source. Solar PV panels are made from photovoltaic cells, grouped together in modules – these are the panels that are most common. Not so long-ago people were installing them at their homes to not only save on electricity bills but also to receive grants from the government for exporting unused energy. Things have however...

The Party Wall Act – what it is and what you need to know

The Party Wall Act provides a framework for preventing and resolving disputes in relation to party walls, boundary walls and excavations near neighbouring buildings, thus if you live in a semidetached, terraced house or flat, Party Wall Act might affect your plans of renovating or remodelling it. The Act is separate from obtaining planning permission or building regulations approval. The...