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23 Oct, 2013, 09:00 BST Squeeze That Won't Ease: Pressure on Pockets from Running a Property

Latest HomeServe Cost of Homeownership Index reveals continuing squeeze on family finances Just 4% have seen the pressure on their pockets ease...


16 Oct, 2013, 09:00 BST Homeserve Says Forget BST and GMT: CHT Sees the Real Beginning Of The British Winter

More Brits see turning on the central heating as marking the start of winter than any other measure 51% of households will finally have the heating...


23 Aug, 2013, 12:40 BST Blooming Good Deed: HomeServe Staff Don Gardening Gloves in Aid of Marie Curie

Fifty green fingered volunteers from HomeServe's Walsall and Banbury offices descended on Marie Curie's West Midlands Hospice this week, pulling out...


04 Jun, 2013, 19:36 BST Landlords Set to Save 20% With HomeServe

Landlords can help take the hassle out of tenants' household emergencies and take the heat out of heating problems with over 20% saving off the...


04 Jun, 2013, 11:02 BST Landlords Set to Save 20% With HomeServe

Landlords can help take the hassle out of tenants' household emergencies and take the heat out of heating problems with over 20% saving off the...


21 May, 2013, 18:49 BST Big Plumber is Watching You: Brits Keeping Tabs on Their Tradesmen

One in 50 Brits has set up a hidden camera to monitor a tradesman 44% say TV programmes have altered how they view plumbers and engineers But just...


01 May, 2013, 12:29 BST HomeServe Hints to Keep Your Home Under Lock and Key This Bank Holiday Weekend

As the early May Bank Holiday gets closer many people will be thinking of heading away for a short break or a long weekend with friends or family. If ...


19 Apr, 2013, 09:57 BST HomeServe Show you how to Create Your Dream Garden This Spring

With a winter that seems to have lasted a lifetime, now's the ideal time for green fingered folk to head outside and make the most of their gardens....


05 Apr, 2013, 09:00 BST Waiting in Drain: Homeserve Discover Brits Spend 72m Hours a Year Waiting for Plumbers

Eight million working days a year lost to the nation waiting in for tradesmen One in 20 Brits has had to wait in for more than a day for a plumber to ...


03 Feb, 2012, 08:00 GMT Don't Get Caught Out by the "Beast from the East" as Weather Reports Predict a Cold Front About to Hit

As Britain's previously unseasonably mild winter comes to an abrupt halt with temperatures as low as -11C in some areas, home emergency experts...