I was prompted to write this article about how to burglar proof your home by a recent incident, I locked myself out of my home. While my teenage son and daughter mocked me, I pointed out that they had also forgotten their keys. More on how to avoid that problem later but finding ourselves locked out, I wondered how easy it might be to get in without a key.
Here at Apple Home Improvements it is true to say that all of our windows are bespoke, they are designed by our consultants to meet the requirements of our customers and are made to measure for a perfectly snug fit. We also love a challenge so we wanted to share this Bespoke Windows Case Study with you to spotlight how we helped Mr & Mrs Pike with their bespoke window challenge.
Do you need planning permission for a garden office? It's a great question, because many types of buildings in your garden would not need planning permission, including a garden office but they do need to fit government rules on "Permitted Development".
Garden rooms are used for many purposes. Ideal for a home office, gym or studio. But you need enough space right, so what sizes can you get and what do you need to consider if you want to avoid planning permission by keeping your garden room within permitted development restrictions.
There’s growing concern about the price rises from energy companies in the UK. With this in mind, here at Apple we decided to explore some alternatives to heating your home other than using heaters -- in this blog piece we’re giving you some ways to keep the cold out this winter which often go unnoticed.