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Keeping your home safe while you’re on holiday

Going on holiday is always exciting, whether you’re going someone tropical or staying here in the UK. The last thing anyone wants is for their home to be broken into while they’re off enjoying themselves; that’s why we want to share some tips on how to keep your home safe, so you can rest assured […]

Giving your home an affordable makeover

2019 is here and some like to use the New Year as an opportunity to have a fresh start. If you fancy a change or are perhaps preparing your house to sell, check out our tips for giving your home a makeover (without breaking the bank).     Turn up the lights! A great way […]

5 simple hacks for a stress-free Christmas

It’s Christmas and that means the season of gift giving, dinner parties and decorating is here. The holidays can be quite daunting for some; worry not, we have comprised five simple hacks that will get you well on your sleigh to a stress-free Christmas.   Use recyclable wrapping paper Did you know, the UK wasted […]

What’s on in County Durham this Christmas

‘Tis the season to be jolly, and there is certainly plenty of festive fun happening around County Durham this December.   We know you’ve probably got a lot of stuff(ing) to sort out, whether that’s last-minute shopping or frantically writing cards, so we’ve pulled together a list of some of the events the region has […]

December 3rd, 2018

Section: Darlington Office
Lettings

Looking to rent? There’s still time to move before Christmas!

To try and encourage tenants to move in before Christmas, some of our landlords have reduced their properties recently. These are all really well priced at their new prices so make sure you don’t miss out. Call our Darlington office on 01325 363858 to arrange your viewing today.   Milner Road. Now only £385pcm. 2 […]

Tips for selling your home at Christmas

We’ve heard the rumours – Christmas is the worst time to sell your home. But new research has indicated that the festive season is quickly becoming one of the busiest periods for online viewings by UK home buyers. Did you know, in previous years, there were 14 million online house views on Christmas Day? This […]

Preparing your house for winter

Preparing your house for Winter The chilly weather is closing in and it isn’t just important to keep yourself wrapped up, your house needs to be kept warm too! Just like us, houses can become damaged when the temperature drops below zero; here are some tips on how to be prepared for whatever Winter brings. […]

Tips for staging your house for a viewing

Tips for staging your house for a viewing Did you know, prospective buyers form an opinion on your house within the first seven to ten seconds of stepping through the front door? First impressions count, and this is where house staging comes in. Staging a home refers the preparation and decoration of a house to […]

October 15th, 2018

Section: Uncategorised

Adding autumnal touches to your home

Adding autumnal touches to your home As the days get shorter, your home has the potential to become even more beautiful. So, if you want to make your house stand out from the crowd, look no further.    Go back in time Giving your home a more retro look can really give it that autumnal […]

September 26th, 2018

Section: Uncategorised

What’s on in County Durham this Autumn

What’s on in County Durham this Autumn? It’s the season when the leaves turn golden, darker nights return and the Goddess Persephone is abducted by Hades to become the queen of the underworld, marking the start of Autumn (but you knew that, right?).  If you’re not in the business of abducting Gods, you might be […]