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Selling your car can be a frustrating experience. Choosing to go privately can be...

Selling your car online

While there’s many wonderful things to love about summer, the restless nights aren’t one...

Beat the heat without AC: tips to stay comfortable at night

Scams have been rife during the pandemic – and criminals will exploit people’s struggles,...

How to avoid scams

The new Sandi Toksvig-fronted series Can I Improve My Memory? is set to debut...

10 ways to improve your memory
The Amazing Gx Suspension Pillow guarantees a great night’s sleep or your money back…

Since its launch in 2017 the Gx Suspension Pillow has helped well over 100,000...

Tips to help keep your home safe

Break-ins are one of the most common crimes committed, so when it comes to...

Confused about sunscreen? 7 frequently asked SPF questions answered

No holidaymaker or seaside day tripper in their right mind would leave home without...

Clever uses for butter

Butter is a near-universal kitchen staple; from ordinary cooking to intricate baking, it’s an...

8 edible garden weeds that are great for your health

Weeds are defined as wild, unwanted and unvalued – but while there’s no disputing...

How to help butterflies thrive in your garden

Once again, the annual Big Butterly Count– the world’s biggest survey of butterflies –...

Avoid contact with pet cat or dog if you have Covid-19, say experts

Cat or dog owners who have Covid-19 should avoid their pets while infected, experts...

Peter’s Gardening Tips for July

The weather seems to be serving us a mixture of sunshine and showers now,...

5 mistakes new puppy owners really need to avoid – according to TV vet Luke Gamble

Many people have bought a puppy during the pandemic. And it’s easy to see...

Why cats make great pets

It’s the age-old battle, cats versus dogs. All of the stereotypes come out; cats...

Ways to reuse old concrete, paving slabs and poor soil to create a beautiful garden

If you’ve ever given your garden a makeover, you’ll know what a pain it...

If you’re always throwing away bagged salad, try growing your own lettuce mix

We bin so much bagged salad every year, it’s surely time to think again....

Clever uses for dental floss

If you have dental floss gathering dust in your medicine cabinet, fear not –...

Vets warn new owners thousands of dogs could be at risk from deadly parasite

Thousands of dogs bought over lockdown could be at risk from the deadly parasite...

7 Lovely Embroidery Kits to Try This Summer

Featuring step-by-step stitch instructions, quality supplies with patterns already printed onto cotton fabric, we...

Weird and wonderful tips to eradicate pests in the garden!

Not keen on using chemicals in the war against the pests in your garden?...

Make floral ice cubes and add zing to your summer drinks

As summer garden party season gets underway, why not show off your home-grown flowers...

Clever uses for ice cube trays

We all have one or two ice cube trays lurking in our freezers, but...

7 tips for looking after your dog in the hot weather

While the consistently warm weather may be good news for sunseekers, for dogs, it...

Elderflower season: 5 reasons to go foraging for the flowers right now

If you’re a keen gardener who knows their carnations from their chrysanthemums, you’ll probably...

6 pro tips for cleaning your barbecue this summer

The sun is shining and temperatures are on the rise, which means barbecues are...

Pets and heat don’t mix! Keep them cool this summer

If you’ve welcomed a new pet into your life, you need to make sure...

Organisation for that ‘hit by a bus’ fear

You sometimes hear people say that if they are hit by a bus, or...

Tips for sowing seeds indoors

Sowing seeds indoors requires very little in the way of space or tools, offers...

A garden designer explains why we should learn to love weeds

With the growing season now well underway, weeds inevitably start to emerge in flowerbeds...

Fridge rules: How to clean and categorise the most important part of your kitchen

They’re not especially glamorous, but there aren’t many items of furniture you interact with...

How to have glowing skin in your 50s

Wrinkles. Dry skin. Eye bags. We’ll happily discuss these with a perfect stranger ‘on-counter’,...

Clever uses for eggshells

Instead of throwing away your eggshells, put them to good use around your home...

Why we should learn to love wasps and other garden pests

Think before you swat because some garden ‘nasties’ are vital for the environment. We...

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