Arnold Laver Blog

04/04/2017

Spring Clean Your Garden

After a long, grey winter it’s nice to see the brighter evenings creeping in and a hint of spring in the air. The sun is beginning to shine and dare we say it, but there have been a few rare days where the coats have been abandoned. With summer within touching distance it’s time to start thinking about preparing your garden for the warmer months ahead. Before you can even think about whether to put in that new garden shed or invest in some beautiful decking, your outside space needs... Read More

03/04/2017
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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

27/03/2017

Hardwood or Softwood?

A common question often asked is what is the difference between softwoods and hardwoods. It would be easy to think that these terms mean the timber is hard and soft but it refers to the type of tree that the timber comes from. Softwood comes from deciduous trees while Hardwood comes from evergreen trees. Softwoods are renowned for their versatility and strength. Sourced from all over the globe, with a large breadth of applications and a remarkably aesthetic appeal, softwood can be used across a broad range of internal and... Read More

01/02/2017
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Neff Ovens

Thanks to the popularity of the Great British Bake Off, demand for Neff ovens has greatly increased especially as they have one very unique feature – a slide and hide oven door. Suddenly, removing hot roasting tins and bubbling casseroles became so much easier. No longer is a hot oven door a hazard, it folds away in one seamless motion providing the individual with better access to the oven in particular, wheelchair users. The slide and hide door isn’t the only feature of Neff ovens; they also have these impressive... Read More

01/02/2017

Exhibitions at Arnold Laver

It’s exhibition season here at Arnold Laver where we are exhibiting at two major trade shows over a three week period; Architect @ Work and the Surface Design Show. The 25th and 26th January saw us attending Architect @ Work Exhibition at the Olympia Centre, London and next week we shall be showcasing some very innovative materials at the Surface Design Show at the Business Design Centre, also in London. Both shows are quite big events in the Arnold Laver corporate calendar where we not only promote our finest products... Read More

17/01/2017
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Neff Kitchens Promotion

During the month of January Arnold Laver Kitchens are running a fantastic promotion on Neff kitchen products. Since the rise of the Great British Bake Off, Neff ovens have grown in popularity. From their sleek and seamless appearance to the slide and hide oven door, Neff products have become as popular as Smeg refrigerators at Kitchenaid stand mixers in many kitchens across the country. Their ovens are more than just an oven and have a variety of tantalising features including dough proving, plate warming and even a steam setting. They... Read More

04/01/2017

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

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Loyalty prize winner announced

  We recently ran another competition across all depots for Loyalty Card customers to win a SONY 5.1 Smart Blu-ray Home Cinema System. The Loyalty Card has been in operation for a few years now and has proven itself to be very popular amongst non-account customers. Gaining 1.5% back from every pound that is spent, customers benefit from a Reward Voucher every 6 months, competitive pricing and the opportunity to enter many competitions and promotions. Like our previous promotion, Loyalty Customers received one free entry into the prize draw for... Read More

26/12/2016

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

06/12/2016
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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