OUR AWESOME AUTUMN CHECKLIST

As the nights draw in and the leaves turn orange, a new challenge is on the horizon – getting your homes ready for Autumn. For many, a new season is embraced, keeping us on our toes by offering a different perspective of our surroundings and feelings. Despite this, it’s crucial to make sure our homes aren’t caught out by these changes and just like us, they can enjoy the new season too.

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  • 22 Sep 2023
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Dive into our Autumn Checklist and find out the 3 ways you can make sure you’re on top!

1 . Check for potential leaks

You can always trust the British weather to make an appearance as we move into the autumn months. With that comes the need for secure homes that offer us a space to escape and keep warm; the last thing you want is for this to be interrupted by an annoying leak or a cold draught. Luckily our highly skilled team of roofers, plumbers and joiners will always be on hand to help keep your home secure, ensuring you’re the warmest house in the neighbourhood! 

2. Get Yourself a New Boiler

With the colder months approaching it might be time to ramp up those radiators and make sure the hot water tap is awake. In steps our highly qualified gas engineers, registered with Gas Safe, trained to SCQF level 7 in domestic plumbing and heating and serve a 4-year apprenticeship. They can take care of everything from installing a new gas boiler to upgrading your entire central heating system and all quotes are completely free.

3. Set your gutters free

No matter how beautiful the scattering of orange leaves may look, they don’t look so good stuck in our gutters. This is crucial to keep an eye on as failing to tend to your gutters can result in an accumulation of debris causing cracks, sagging gutters and blockages, leaving your home vulnerable to water damage. Have you checked your gutters recently? Get in touch today and find out how we can keep your gutters in tip top condition.

If there is anything else you need to get your homes prepared for autumn, we offer an extensive range of services covering all size of projects. Contact us for a free quote today!

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