Ensure your property is prepared for the winter months which lie ahead
We've devised three helpful tips to ensure your property is ready for the cold weather we're sure to encounter.
Loft insulation can have a huge impact when considering ways to preserve heat in your home. Even if you already have insulation installed, it’s certainly worth checking it’s up to standard and ready for the cold months ahead.
We know at this time of year it’s a job that no one wants to do. However, it’s pivotal to make sure your guttering is clear of debris. Once you’re up the ladder, ensure that the pipes can carry the water away from your home. This means that the walls will be protected from getting damp and causing costly damage.
If there is a significant drop in the temperature remember to turn your heating on for at least an hour every day – even if you are at work or on holiday. Most boilers can be set on timers within the manual or simple online search.