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How To Give Your Home A Festive Look For Christmas

1st December 2020

It’s been a year that most of us will want to forget, but you can finish it on a positive note by having a fantastic Christmas at home.  To build up the excitement in advance of the big day, host some Zoom parties with your friends, involving the obligatory drinking games and some festive quizzing,...

3 Great Ways To Improve Your Home For Winter

11th November 2020

We usually spend much of our time indoors at home in winter, and we’ll be doing a little bit more of it than normal because of the present situation.  There are definitely worse places to be for a long period of time! A home offers protection from the outside world, and if you love your...

How To Reduce The Possibility Of Your Home Being Burgled

5th October 2020

It’s going to be darker much earlier from the end of this month, once the clocks go back an hour, which will have thieves rubbing their hands in glee – to them, they will see it as a greater chance to break into people’s homes without being caught.  You need to be on your guard,...

Safe Installations And Safe Showrooms

25th September 2020

Like everybody else, we have adjusted to the “new normal” and are once again carrying out installations for our customers. Added to that, our showrooms have now reopened and we’ve started welcoming back customers to our Durham and Newcastle showrooms.  None of this would have been possible without the incredible amount of hard work put...

What One Change Will You Make For National Home Improvement Month?

17th September 2020

A challenge has been issued to every UK houseowner this September, and this includes you! You might be wondering what this challenge is, but we promise it’s worth your while.   The British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA), have found that 56% of UK residents don’t love their home and have devised this challenge to encourage...

Is It Time To Make Your Home More Energy Efficient?

13th August 2020

You never quite know what the weather is going to do in this country. It can be gloriously sunny one minute and soaking wet the next, as we’ve seen this summer.  As for what this winter will be like, that’s anybody’s guess! We sincerely hope it isn’t, but let’s take a pessimistic stance and presume...

Why Pennine Is Number One For Home Improvements In The North East

31st July 2020

We know that lots of people in the North East are redirecting their holiday funds into improving their home this summer, and it might be something you’re contemplating doing.  If you are, Pennine Home Improvements, the North East’s original and best home improvement specialist, has all your home enhancement requirements covered.  Established over 40 years...

What The Colour Of Your Front Door Says About You

24th July 2020

What kind of person are you? Someone with an outgoing, chatty persona, or an introverted sort with a quite reserved demeanour?   The giveaway of what you’re like as a person could lie in the colour of your front door – no, honestly!  You should be conscious of this if you are currently in the market...

How Do A Conservatory And Orangery Differ From One Another?

9th July 2020

The last few months may have made you realise that your home is really stretched to its limits and you could do with extending it in some fashion. It’s not pleasant when you feel like you’re all living on top of each other.  How do you extend your house, is the first question you should...

Will You Need Planning Permission To Add A Porch To Your Home?

30th June 2020

An inviting home entrance will make your property appealing to an array of people, including those who purely pass by, those who come to visit and those with an interest in buying it from you.  Could you do with a more gorgeous gateway? Roll out a new Welcome mat, light up the pathway to your...

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