Top Tips


4 Simple Ways To Update Your Home

The summer season often gets homeowners in the mood to freshen up their living space; often it’s a sociable season where we invite people to our homes for BBQ’s and parties and begin to think about ways we can update the aesthetic of our homes. At Arnold Laver we’re considering ways to update your home, from big changes to temporary things that you can do to inject some life into your existing surroundings. Factors to consider when looking to update your home Budget – It goes without saying that a... Read More

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Four Ways To Enhance Your Garden With Timber

The summer is well on it’s way, and that means lawn mowers at the ready for a restyle and cut. Your garden has been neglected these past few months. Winter has hit hard, cracking another paving stone and blowing over that fence panel. We want you to fall in love with your garden again, so, that is why we have put together a few ideas about how to make the most of your outdoor space this summer. It all starts with one building material: Timber. Embrace Organic Living It’s not... Read More


Top 10 Ideas To Improve Your Home

Forecasts show that many people in the UK will have put plans of moving home on hold in favour of staying put and improving the home they are in. If you are one of these people, then how can you do it? Which areas of the house should you invest in to make the biggest difference? Why not check out our top 10 tips, which may help you on your way to perfecting your home. New Doors Solid wood doors can bring a timeless and high quality feel to the... Read More

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Timber Treatment – Inside & Outside The Home

Timber is the building material of choice for many, and here at Arnold Laver we completely agree. Versatile and cost effective, wood is naturally strong and sustainable, making it a first choice for those looking to partake in a spot of DIY around the home or in the garden. However it is important that you take into consideration the treatment that timber needs. Whether you are using wood to create a focal point in the garden or around the home to enhance a structure. We have put together a few... Read More


How Secure Is Your Home?

When it comes to purchasing and moving into your home, security should the at the top of your list of priorities. During the festive period it is important to increase the security of your home, and as we move into the new year we would advise you take the time to review the security of your home and general external areas. Here at Arnold Laver we have put together a list of checks for you to use a guide when you come to checking the security of your home. Doors... Read More


Winter DIY Tasks

Christmas may seem like a distant memory and new year is fast approaching, but here at Arnold Laver we are ready to welcome 2017 with a few DIY tasks. If you’re looking to add to your list of new year projects or you are desperate to get started now, why not continue to read below for our top winter tasks! Spare Rooms Spare rooms generally remain unused for the majority of the year, so now is the time to get them in tip top shape. The key is to create... Read More


How To Choose The Right Insulation For Your Home

If you’re looking to save some cash before Christmas or anytime of the year, then checking your home is properly insulated is a great starting place. A poorly insulated home can lead to a multitude of problems in the short and long term. There are a plethora of insulation choices on the market and although it is easier than ever to find the right type for you, do the extra choices make it harder? Here at Arnold Laver we have put together a selection of handy tips to help you... Read More


How To Prepare Your Home For Winter

When it comes to the winter months, preparation is needed to ensure that your home is not only safe on the outside but also on the inside. With Christmas well on the way it is important that you tackle any issues around the home prior to the festive season. Not only will doing this allow you to eat, drink and be merry in the knowledge that your home is safe both inside and outside. But it will also mean that in the new year those annoying household problems have been... Read More

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How To Prepare Your Garden For Winter

Autumn is here and with winter fast approaching it is the perfect time of year to start giving your garden that much needed TLC. We know the importance of preparing your garden in time for the colder months and with this in mind we have put a selection of hints and tips that we think will guide you in the right direction to getting your garden in order!

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Top Tips For Upgrading The Outside Of Your Home

Although the summer months may have been and gone, that doesn’t mean that those DIY projects have to be set aside for next year. If you’re looking to sell your home in the near future or you just want to add that extra curb appeal to your abode then now is the time to take note of our hand tips and tricks. Whether it’s painting or planting, low or high cost here at Arnold Laver we are here to give you that little helping hand when it comes to ideas.... Read More