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While today it seems like cleaning products can solve just about any problem, many...

Making the switch to natural cleaning products

Take the strain away from opening and closing your garage door!  The answer, in...

Go Motorised with Birkdale Garage Doors.

Understanding your carbon footprint is a simple way to measure how much impact your lifestyle...

Understanding your carbon footprint

Have health or mobility niggles made you consider making changes to your home? But...

How a home lift can help you get around your home more easily
Dog Lovers’ Solution to Modern Day Loneliness

For those who are retired or work from home, and are spending large chunks...

Clever home cleaning tricks to make the annual spring clean a breeze

Cleaning – it’s a chore that never seems to be finished.   Knowing a...

Substituting single-use plastics

Single-use plastics are causing considerable harm to our environment and polluting oceans to crisis...

Hotter’s Active Collection is back and better than ever before

Discover the innovative technologies and irresistible style of this must-have range. New soles, new...

What you need to know about pet insurance and its exclusions

Not all pet insurance exclusions are obvious and they vary across companies. It’s worth...

Forging a more gender-balanced world for International Women’s Day

8th March is International Women’s Day, a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural...

Meet 2019’s new show plants – here are 10 to look out for

There’s a host of exciting new plants being launched this year and making their...

The best foundations for mature skin

With so much attention paid to it in the media, it can sometimes feel...

Peter’s Gardening tips for March 2019

We enjoyed record-breaking temperatures during the last week of February reaching up to 20ºC...

Clever uses for shampoo

Shampoo isn’t just useful for washing your hair – it’s a versatile product that can...

All you need to know about the Beldray Cordless 2-in-1 multi surface vacuum cleaner

Cordless convenience coupled with lightweight vacuuming taking the chore out of cleaning. If you’re...

Eau de pooch: 12 ways to stop your dog from making the house smell

Lisa Salmon seeks some simple steps for dealing with that poochy pong. You may...

Want to create a bottle garden full of luscious houseplants? Here’s how to do it

There’s a huge buzz around houseplants at the moment, from cacti and air plants,...

Clever uses for sugar

Sugar is good for more than just cooking and baking – there’s actually dozens...

What does it take to study abroad as a mature-aged student?

Studying as a mature-aged student is a common path for many, be that for...

Take the Silversurfers grammar quiz – round 2!

Last week we challenged you to take our grammar quiz. This week we’re back...

Multi-pet insurance: what you need to know

Many pet insurance companies offer discounts to owners with more than one pet. These...

Take the Silversurfers grammar quiz

Are you good with grammar? Test your skills with our Silversurfers quiz. How did...

Should I buy an electric car?

The idea of an electric vehicle (EV) is an increasingly appealing proposition. For some,...

Staying safe and warm in a winter storm

It’s that time of year when the UK is subject to storms like the...

Clever uses for vodka

Got an old bottle of vodka gathering dust in your cupboard?  Put it to...

Driving in winter weather

From heavy rain to snow and ice, winter can throw up some perilous driving...

Brush up your language skills in 2019

Learning a new language can be a very rewarding experience and it’s a great...

Pet insurance for older dogs

It can be difficult for owners of older dogs to find pet insurance at...

Free painting tutorials you can watch online

Want to improve your painting skills? These brilliant – and free – online resources...

Could sustainability be your New Year’s Resolution?

It’s that time again. Time to start setting goals for the new year. Aside...

Seasons of Change

The first few months of the year can make dressing decisions difficult. Not quite...

How to have your wisteria dripping with beautiful blooms

Spring may seem a long way off, but if you prune your wisteria now,...

Peter’s Gardening Tips for January 2019

For many of us, especially if you live down south, the weather has been...

Clever uses for sandpaper

Sandpaper is an item most people have hiding in their utility room or garden...

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