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Friday, 26 February 2021

How to avoid keyless car theft

Having a car with keyless entry is a modern convenience, saving you the hassle of searching around for your keys. However, it does mean your car is at risk of theft by criminals who use technology to their advantage. Here are some steps to help you keep your keyless car safe.

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Woman scraping windscreen on snowy day

Wednesday, 10 February 2021

How to de-ice your car windscreen

Knowing how to de-frost your car windscreen and prevent it getting iced up can save you time and hassle on cold winter days. Here’s how to de-ice your windscreen and get on the road quickly and safely.

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Woman scraping car windscreen on snowy day

Thursday, 21 January 2021

How to drive safely during winter

Driving in icy conditions, heavy rain or snow can be challenging, especially if you’re not driving as often as usual. If you have to take to the roads in wintry conditions, there are steps you can take to do it as safely and confidently as possible.

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Man testing a smoke alarm in home

Wednesday, 06 January 2021

A guide to smoke and carbon monoxide alarms in your home

When it comes to detecting smoke or carbon monoxide in your home, you can never be too careful. Here we look at what kind of smoke and carbon monoxide alarms are available, where you should put them in your home and how frequently they should be checked.

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Couple holding mugs in front of fireplace

Friday, 30 October 2020

Home energy saving tips for winter

Keep your home warm and cosy during winter by taking some steps to make your home more energy-efficient over the colder months. Here are some helpful tips to get you started.

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Couple sitting on sofa in front of fire

Thursday, 15 October 2020

How to get your open fire or log burner ready for colder months

There’s nothing quite like cosying up in front of an open fire or wood burner when it’s cold and damp outside. But before you light your fire, take some time to ensure that it’s working efficiently and safely. Here’s a run-down of what you need to know.

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