Keeping It Clean This ‘Flue’ Season

 Roasting chestnuts over an open fire is a delightful holiday season tradition, but unless your flue has been inspected and cleaned, it’s not a very good idea. After all, a far less popular holiday pastime is running out into a winter night in your pajamas because your flue caught on fire. Flue fires account for about 46,000 home fires yearly, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. Although most homeowners made it out in time, the property damage that can result is often massive. Some flue fires will go undetected and may smoulder for a long time, while others will quickly burn a house…

13 Best Ways to Add Value to Boost Your House Price

These home improvements will reward you financially, especially if you are looking to sell your home Finding the best ways to add value to your home is all important in 2021, with growing fears over house price drops since the global pandemic began. So, if you are thinking of selling up this year, which home improvements will bring you the greatest profits? We ask the experts. ‘All too often home sellers will look to improve their property ahead of a sale with the goal of recouping this cost and more with a higher sold price,’ advises Matthew Cooper, Founder & Managing…