Infestations in the home – who is responsible for dealing with it? Occasionally, disrepair in the home can lead to infestations i.e. ants, mice, rats etc Infestations refer to pests and vermin in the home which cause distress, affect the health and safety of the tenants or are a general nuisance. It is not… Continue reading Infestations in the home
Tenants Housing Repair Rights is a service to assist tenants with housing disrepair issues. Have you been asking your landlord to make repairs and not action has been taken? Social Housing Repair Rights is here to help!
Have you ever been sat in a packed car in cold weather, notice how the windows become quickly full of condensation, especially if no windows are open and there is no fresh air flowing through? The same can also happen in your home in the Winter. Whilst the temperature of the house is a lot… Continue reading Condensation
Boiler on the blink? Do you currently live in a property that has constant boiler problems? Do the radiators not heat up for no apparent reason? Do you sometimes not have any hot water, but you can’t figure out why? It could be that you have a faulty boiler, but can a dodgy boiler be… Continue reading Dodgy Boilers and Carbon Monoxide
December is upon us, so for most of us that means the annual struggle to dig the Christmas decorations out from the loft or under the stairs. The nights get darker, you find yourself going out less and spending more time indoors, you start to look around your home at the little jobs that need… Continue reading The decorating ritual
Should you use bleach to kill mould? The short answer is no. You may have come across some mould somewhere in your house, and you think to yourself, ‘well I can clean that with a bit of bleach, bleach kills everything! Right?!’ Wrong. Bleach is a chemical, it is corrosive, the gas from bleach can… Continue reading Should you use bleach to kill mould?
Winter is here, dark nights, freezing temperatures, wet and windy weather. When we leave the house, we wrap up warm, hat, scarf, gloves, umbrella and a thick coat. So, if we spend that much time getting ourselves winter ready, why not our homes!? There are some small things you can do now to help protect… Continue reading Is your home Winter ready?