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An Iconic Art Deco building is for the taking in Doncaster

An Iconic Art Deco building is for the taking in Doncaster

  As Doncaster is set to benefit from the government’s new £15 million Northern Cultural Regeneration Fund, the town is extending its cultural offering to investors. The major renovation of historical landmark Danum House is among one of these inspirational projects aimed to boost the Northern Powerhouse. Housed in a five-floor art deco building in […]

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New heart for your home using latest trends

New heart for your home using latest trends

Now is the time when many people start to think about revitalising their homes with fresh decoration or  accessories. New home developers and the stunning show homes that they create provide an ideal source of information as designers emulate current trends and give practical displays as to how to style each room. “2018 will see […]

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South Yorkshire suburb with views, value properties, and just a stroll from the city

South Yorkshire suburb with views, value properties, and just a stroll from the city

Once the home of a club that attracted top names from the music world, Pitsmoor no longer has a rock’n’roll reputation. But it does retain a strong sense of community and offers sizeable properties within its Sheffield suburb for very competitive prices. Its an exciting time for the area, too, as plans are forging ahead […]

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A perfect February garden plant

A perfect February garden plant

A welcome addition to any patio or garden is the smaller Salix, or Willow, with branches that can reach up, or hang low. Silver-white catkins emerge first, followed by green leaves, and stems in winter are an attractive ochre. Salix combined with primula, violas or carcissi can soon become a cheerful spring feature.    The […]

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5 tips on how to protect your skin from central heating this winter

5 tips on how to protect your skin from central heating this winter

Bad weather in winter can cause havoc in our day-to-day lives, but keeping warm can come at a cost on a more personal level. Using central heating can be the most damaging part of the season for our skin. With freezing temperatures outside and the central heating turned up to the max, we can expect […]

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Tell-tale signs of sub-letting

Tell-tale signs of sub-letting

Subletting without any formal agreement is against the law. But tenants persist in doing it. By subletting without permission, tenants are in breach of their tenancy agreement, entitling the landlord to take legal action that could even result in eviction. This raises a number of potential issues, including debt, accountability and maintenance.  A sublet property […]

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Garden tools that stand the test of time – and others that don’t

Garden tools that stand the test of time – and others that don’t

Although scythes and sickles are still recognisable tools to most people, the cucumber straightener is more of a rarity and most gardeners do not use animal traps. Green fingered Brits have been tending gardens since the Middle Ages and although some basic tools remain unchanged…..previously essential gardening tools have fallen out of fashion. Shedperts at […]

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How to stay safe when fixing a damaged roof

How to stay safe when fixing a damaged roof

Recent storms and high winds have taken their toll on roofs across Yorkshire, so here are some tips from roofing experts on how to fix problems and stay safe. Many of the tips provided are intended to help minimise the risk of serious injury, such as providing barriers to prevent falling, keeping your workstation tidy […]

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Simple changes to transform your home and energy for 2018

Simple changes to transform your home and energy for 2018

Is the New Year giving you impetus to embark on positive change in your life?  Adapting or altering the space in which we live can have a subconscious, positive influence on us and even be a visual reminder of our new year resolutions. At the very least, a good refresh of your home decor gives […]

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Cinema and sauna in modern ‘equestrian’ home

Cinema and sauna in modern ‘equestrian’ home

This larger than average modern property nestling in six acres of grounds, is described by the selling agents as a quietly situated ‘equestrian home’. Stables, therefore, are a given, along with a tack room. The surrounding countryside extends for miles with far-reaching views to the Peak District in the distance, to add to the many […]

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