Five High-Tech Ways to Upgrade Your Home


Knocking down walls, digging up driveways, ripping out carpets - they’re all effective ways of starting home improvements, but none of them feel particularly high-tech. However, not all projects are about simple bricks and mortar. Hiring a tradesman for the right job can help add some serious technology to upgrade yo…

Making sure your radiators work fully


It may well have been coats and jumpers weather recently, but the summer is generally the best time to test your central heating system and make sure it is in tip-top shape for when you need it. To this end we have a second video from James of James Gas Services for you. Here James shows how to make sure that your radi…

How to set up your radiators


Our Ask a Tradesman section on the MyBuilder website is a great forum for those who need to hire a builder as well as DIY enthusiasts to interact with our expert tradesmen. Our tradesmen are generous with their time and their expertise, but they are not afraid to tell you when you need to get a professional on the job.…

Are we wrong to love a thermostat?


US company Nest has announced that their beautifully-designed thermostat is now available in Canada. But that doesn’t do much to satisfy those in our Mac-loving London office who are wowed by the design and functionality of the innovative thermostat that learns about your behaviour over time. Nest gets to know your s…