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January 7th 2019
Energy saving tips for your home
It’s at this time of year when we start to turn our attention to how to save money in our homes, so here are a few of our energy saving tips that could save you money each year. 
November 26th 2018
Don't miss Santa's Grotto at Intercounty Bishop's Stortford this Saturday
Intercounty Bishop’s Stortford will be hosting Santa’s Grotto in their office this Saturday the 1st December from 10am to 5pm in association with Bishop’s Stortford Christmas Fayre. 
April 24th 2018
VIDEO - Preparing to move? Here’s how in 5 easy steps…
Preparing to move? Here’s how in 5 easy steps…
March 11th 2018
National bed month - how to get the best night’s sleep
This month is National Bed month and if you haven’t heard of it, it’s all about thinking and educating people about how to get a good nights sleep.
December 23rd 2017
Give a cluck about food waste this Christmas
This is the latest campaign from the LoveFoodHateWaste website who states that a staggering 86 million birds are thrown out uneaten.
October 31st 2017
Remember, Remember to keep safe this November
Each year we celebrate fireworks night on and around November the 5th by either visiting an organised event or by creating our own in our gardens.
October 22nd 2017
Pumpkin seeds - a healthy snack
Preserve the pumpkin seeds to make a healthy snack for you and your family. 
October 17th 2017
Pumpkin cake, soups, and pies - the recipe choices are endless
If you usually throw out your left over pumpkin think again as it could make a tasty treat, there’s a whole plethora of recipes available on the BBC Goodfood website including Pumpkin Hummus, Pumpkin, Fennel and Taleggio.
October 13th 2017
Enjoy Autumn with these houses for sale close to parkland…
Autumn is a beautiful time of year especially on a sunny day when the sun magnifies the intensity of the red, yellow and brown shades of turning leaves. So we thought we would show case some properties for sale close to parks.
September 27th 2017
Winter proof your home
It’s this time of year that we start to prepare our homes for the winter months ahead to prevent any strong winds, heavy rain or freezing ice and snow from causing damage to our homes, as well as maximising its efficiency.
August 24th 2017
Keeping your home secure this bank holiday weekend
If you are planning on going away this bank holiday weekend then you will need to make sure you keep your home secure and not just from burglaries, so here are a few tips:
August 22nd 2017
Getting ready for the start of the new school term
It’s that time of year when the school holidays have nearly come to an end that we start thinking about getting back into a daily routine. As with most things in life the secret is in the planning and preparing the new school term in no exception. Here are some tips to help make the new school term easier