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How to buy and sell a property at the same time

How to buy and sell a property at the same time can be an arduous task, but if you know a few simple tricks...

How to report a power cut

When you have a power cut in your home, always check with your neighbours first to see if they are having the same problem....

How do I switch my gas and electricity to another supplier?

Over the past few years there has been a real buzz about switching providers to save money on fuel costs. It has truly never been...

How to report a gas leak?

Follow this guide: Call the National Grid on 0800 111999. If a fire breaks out, dial 999. Evacuate your family from the property immediately. Turn off the...

What is bereavement counselling?

At times of the loss of a loved one, we all grieve differently.  We may grieve for the loss of a pet, a marriage...

Who is the Home Guide Expert?

Who is the Home Guide Expert? You cannot call yourself an expert on any subject unless you have physically lived and breathed it for many years. When living...

What is a Fire extinguisher?

When buying a multi purpose Fire Extinguisher for your home, keep the instructions in a handy place (preferably next to the extinguisher) so if there's a...

What to do in the event of a fire

When fire is present in any situation, you must act quickly. Dial 999 or ask someone to do this for you, ask for the...

What is a Carbon Monoxide Detector?

A Carbon monoxide detector detects the presence of carbon monoxide (CO) gas in your home.  If this gas is detected in your home, you will need...

How to get rid of bedbugs

Bedbugs are blood sucking insects that can live in clothing, bedding, mattresses and furniture.  Bedbugs love body heat mixed with carbon dioxide.   At...