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Planet’s Pick Of Energy Saving Tips For Big Energy Saving Week

15th January 2020

Due to the rising cost of household fuel over the past decade or more, energy costs have become one of the largest outgoings for UK homeowners. As things stand, the average dual fuel variable tariff is £1,138 a year, which works out at £93.83 a month – it’s a lot of money! Because it’s such...

Planet Has Started A Massive January Sale

9th January 2020

What’s your New Year’s Resolution for 2020? Will you be taking up a fitness regime to shift a few pounds or would you like to start a new hobby? If it’s neither of those things, and anything to do with your improving your home, you’re in luck – the Planet January Sale is underway! It’s...

Merry Christmas And A Big Thank You From Planet

19th December 2019

Christmas and New Year are now only just around the corner, and it’s got us thinking about the last 12 months and how much of a success it’s been for Planet. At the beginning of the year, we were a little anxious as to whether Cumbrian and North Lancastrian householders would have the same appetite...

How To Get The Front Of Your House Looking Festive

13th December 2019

It shouldn’t have escaped your notice that there are now less than two weeks to go until Christmas. If it has, and you haven’t got around to decorating the house yet, what have you been doing? This weekend will be one of your last opportunities to do it. Don’t let the neighbours steal all your...

Are Your Windows Doing A Poor Job Of Keeping Out The Weather?

14th November 2019

Winter has reared its ugly head early this year, with the region already being subjected to freezing temperatures, even though we’re only in the middle of November. Who knows how much colder the weather will get? While we’re unable to tell you that, what we can tell you is that just like loft insulation and...

National Home Security Month – How To Keep Your Property Secure

17th October 2019

Home burglaries are most rife at this time of the year, increasing by as much 25 per cent, which makes sense as thieves are more likely to try and break into properties in the darker autumnal and winter months. This is a major reason why National Home Security Month was setup in 2013 and has...

Double Glazing or Triple Glazing: Which Is Best For Your Home?

27th September 2019

Autumn is finally here and so now is the perfect time to ensure your home is well insulated before the cold winter weather arrives. Harsh weather conditions can take their toll on your home’s exterior over time, which means components such as your windows may not be insulating your home as well as they once...

Create The Perfect First Look With A Replacement Door

26th September 2019

If you’re looking to update your home, the interior shouldn’t be the only area you focus your attention on. As the face of your home, the exterior is the first thing people notice and it often presents your visitors with that all-important first impression.  When it comes to kerb appeal, your front door can have...

Why A New Solid Roof Will Transform Your Old Home Extension

28th August 2019

Are you increasingly finding that you get less and less use out of your conservatory or orangery during the summer months because of the warm weather? Is the same also true in the coldness of winter? What you need is a solid roofing system fitted to the building. This lightweight roofing system, made up of...

Don’t Put It Off! Prepare Your Home For Winter Now

21st August 2019

Where does the time go? The kids will soon be back in school, Bake Off is about to return to our TV screens and the nights have started drawing in earlier, which can only mean that winter is just around the corner. Many of you will look forward to cosy nights in with your nearest...

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