DIY help and advice

Winter's on its way! Keep out chilly breezes and prepare your home for
the cold weather by taking some time to finish your DIY tasks. Take
a look at our help and advice articles to make sure your home's prepared
for winter.

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    How to bleed a radiator
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    Unfortunately, complete boiler failure is a common problem. Causes can vary wildly from a...More
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This week's handy hints!
HomeServe's Tips to Winter Proof Your Home

1. Check your gutters
Why bother cleaning your gutters? Put simply, clean gutters should help...   More
2. Keep the heat in
Whilst winter is one of our most beautiful seasons, the cold weather...   More
3. Bleed your radiators
This should be quite a simple job to complete and shouldn’t take up too much...   More
4. Enjoy some 'me' time
It's cold, it's raining and you really don't like venturing out in the cold weather...   More