December 2, 2015 | DIY & Home Improvement  |  Money Saving Tips & Tricks |
Over recent weeks the UK has endured Storm Abigail and Storm Barney, with the latter bringing gusts of winds of up to 85mph, which left thousands throughout the UK without power. Whilst Abigail and Barney may have eased off, the winter weather is likely to tighten its grip over coming months.
To make sure you’re ready for any big freeze, we’ve compiled 9 top tips to help you stay warm in winter.
October 18, 2015 | Money Saving Tips & Tricks |
We’re all guilty of it, throwing away an appliance the moment it shows signs of developing a fault. In fact, it is estimated that we purchase 170 million new electrical items each year in the UK, but recycle less than a third when they reach the end of their life.
To encourage more people to fix their faulty / broken appliances, rather than throw them away and purchase new ones, at eSpares we’re supporting Fix It Week (October 19th – 25th) for the second consecutive year.
October 16, 2015 | DIY & Home Improvement  |  Money Saving Tips & Tricks |
Adding value to your home doesn’t need to be difficult. In this infographic, we explain how by carrying out some DIY you can increase the value of your home.
June 23, 2015 | Money Saving Tips & Tricks |
On average Brits move eight times during their lifetimes, and when it comes to moving home there are certain steps which you’ll need to go through to ensure everything runs smoothly. To help reduce the stress of moving home, we’ve compiled 16 useful tips you need to include on your moving checklist.
April 24, 2015 | DIY & Home Improvement  |  Money Saving Tips & Tricks |
It’s estimated the average household lighting bill in the UK is roughly £300 per year. But by replacing your existing light bulbs for LED ones you could significantly reduce yours.
January 7, 2015 | Money Saving Tips & Tricks |
It’s that time of year when we all begin making resolutions ahead of the New Year. Usually these involve keeping fit, despite previous figures suggesting we waste £37 million a year on gym memberships and exercise classes we never attend.Read more
January 2, 2015 | Kitchen Appliances Repair, Help & Advice  |  Money Saving Tips & Tricks |
Did you know that it wasn’t until 1974 that the first domestic microwave model was sold in the UK?
Over the 40 years since the microwave became available as a cooking appliance within the UK, they have grown significantly in popularity, with over 30 million being sold annually throughout the world.
December 29, 2014 | General Appliance Care & Advice  |  Money Saving Tips & Tricks |
When it comes to ironing there are generally two types of people: 1) Those who do all the ironing in one go, and 2) Those who only iron garments when they need them. Whichever category you fall into, next time you pick up your iron make the task easier by following these simple, yet effective ironing tips.
December 8, 2014 | General Appliance Care & Advice  |  Money Saving Tips & Tricks |
The cost of appliances can be frightening, with the price of a washing machine varying from anywhere between £150 and £2,000. After spending a small fortune on household appliances it can be frustrating when they gain a fault.
However, at eSpares we don’t believe that a faulty appliance needs to prove costly. Nor do we think a fault should result in a new appliance being purchased; especially when there’s a good chance you’ll be able to carry out a repair for a fraction of the cost.
December 5, 2014 | Money Saving Tips & Tricks |
Over recent years real Christmas trees have increased in popularity, with roughly 8.2 million sold in the UK each year. If you’re one of those opting for a real tree, there are a number of steps which you will need to take to prepare for and reduce fallen tree needles.
Below, we’ve outlined some of the more important ones.