Guest Blog: Know Your External Rendering Options

Guest Blog: Know Your External Rendering Options
There are a number of things to consider when planning external rendering, and it’s probably not a good idea for an inexperienced person to try it without any practice. Before rendering the walls of your home, it’s a good idea to practice on a garden wall to begin with. Better yet, you can hire a certified tradesman to do the rendering for you. If you’re planning to render an old wall, make sure that any moss or mould is completely cleaned off with blea...

Guest Blog – Is a private house sale right for you?

Guest Blog – Is a private house sale right for you?
The good people at The House Shop have been kind enough to write us this guest blog, discussing the pros and cons of selling your house privately. Should you consider it? In parts of Europe and the United States, private house sales account for 12%-15% of the market, however in the UK they account for less than 5%. Despite this, private house sales are finally gathering pace in the UK and becoming more popular among sellers who have been disappointed wi...