Why is spring the best time for home renovations?
The birds are singing and the dark winter days are almost behind us; Spring is the perfect time to finally tackle that long list of DIY jobs or kick off a home renovation project.
The weather conditions and long daylight hours in spring often mean it’s easier and quicker for suppliers to complete works on your home, which can also mean less budget spent on labour.
Renovation Ideas for the Spring Season
Whether you have recently moved into a property or plan to make renovations on your own home, it’s important you consider your project’s return on investment both in monetary form and enjoyment for you and your family. From small home improvement, to larger installation projects, here we look at our top 5 renovation ideas for the spring season.
Installing a new bathroom will not only create a relaxing space for you to unwind at the end of a long day but will also add value to your home. Kitchen and bathroom renovations are often top the list for popular home improvement projects that offer the best ROI.
We’ve got the tools and the team to help you build your dream bathroom, whether you’re simply wanting to renovate an existing bathroom, convert that box room into an en-suite, or you’re building a new home entirely. Find out more about our bathroom refurbs here .
As we enter the warmer months, you may overlook the idea of installing underfloor heating in spring. However, underfloor heating systems can be used all year round and are completely autonomous, only heating the house if and when it’s needed.
It may seem like a luxury for many but when installed correctly underfloor heating is a great alternative heating system that’s better for the environment and will save you money on your
energy bills. Depending on the type of underfloor heating you have, it can heat up in as little as 30 minutes and can be fitted in most rooms under many different types of flooring.
Read our expert guide to underfloor heating here.
New boiler installations
Installing a new boiler is a big investment meaning it’s very tempting to ignore any issue until it’s too late and you are left without warm water.
Similar to bathrooms, efficient central heating makes for a warmer home and will definitely appeal to buyers if you decide to sell your property.
Spring is the perfect time to action a boiler check. Our Gas Safe heating engineers will run fault diagnostics to identify any problems, and if your boiler can’t be repaired economically, then we’ll install a brand new one.
Read about the most common boiler and central heating issue and how we can help here.
The spring season is all about cleaning out and freshening up our homes. That’s exactly what a power flush does.
With more than 80% of boiler breakdowns being due to dirty water running through your heating system, it’s likely most homeowners need to treat their boiler to a power flush. This will extensively clean your boiler, radiators and pipes without having to remove any parts so there’s no risk of physical damage to your system.
Washing machine and dishwasher installations
Kitchens are the hub of the home, the place where everyone congregates, it’s worth investing in this space. Updating your kitchen doesn’t always have to come with a hefty price tag.
Making small changes such as refacing cabinets, upgrading doors, adding tiling and new appliances can make a huge difference.
New kitchen appliances need to be installed by a professional. If you try and wing it, you may end up causing damage to the appliance or plumbing system. Our team of reliable plumbers can install your dishwasher or washing machines quickly and efficiently so you can enjoy your new kitchen!
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