Author Archives for Victoria Purcell

2.5m cantilever parasol over garden furniture on a patio adjacent to new kitchen extension

10 best-selling garden parasols

June 17, 2022 9:59 am Published by Comments Off on 10 best-selling garden parasols

Looking for garden parasols? These best-sellers range from upright to cantilever parasol and offer various UV protection levels


how to flood-proof your home: houses alongside river Dee in Chester

How to flood-proof your home

June 16, 2022 10:20 am Published by Comments Off on How to flood-proof your home

How to flood proof your home, from installing flood-proof materials to preparing an action plan and where to seek support


trending garden furniture: modern rattan swing sofa in beige with blue, white and grey cushions

10 best-selling garden chairs

May 13, 2022 1:06 pm Published by Comments Off on 10 best-selling garden chairs

From swinging sofas to rocking chairs, hanging egg chairs and rattan sets, these trending garden furniture pieces are on point for 2022


EV home charger

Home EV charging: installation and tariffs

April 28, 2022 4:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Home EV charging: installation and tariffs

A guide to installing a home EV charging point, electric vehicle energy tariffs and using renewables to help keep the cost of charging low


John and Julia's house on Grand Designs: The Streets

A modernist triumph on Graven Hill

April 28, 2022 7:30 am Published by Comments Off on A modernist triumph on Graven Hill

John and Julia's self-build on Graven Hill, featured in Grand Designs: The Streets, was so stressful that the couple both end up in hospital


firepit table rattan garden set with l-shaped sofa and bench

9 best-selling gas firepit table sets

April 13, 2022 8:00 am Published by Comments Off on 9 best-selling gas firepit table sets

A firepit dining table set is the latest garden must-have. You can even get gas firepit tables with a grill. Check out these best-sellers...