Renters Forced To Spend More On Heating Costs

Thousands of tenants in the UK are paying over the odds for their heating bills because landlords are failing to ensure their properties are energy efficient. New research from Citizens Advice revealed that some 300,000 rented properties in the UK have the worst energy efficiency ratings of F and G, with up to 750,000 people […]

31% Of Brits ‘Rely’ On Outside Help For Household Chores

We lead such busy lives these days that it’s actually hardly surprising that we need a bit of help from time to time in keeping our homes ship-shape. And now new research has revealed that 31 per cent of Brits actually hire external help so they can complete their household chores week in, week out. Conducted by […]

Energy Labels On Boilers ‘Could Continue Confusing Homeowners’

Those of you planning on buying a new boiler between now and the year 2030 may find the energy labels that come with such appliances really rather confusing. Apparently, MEPs have just voted to slow down the rollout of new rules for this particular labelling system, which means that a product that has been given […]