What Are Landlords Required to Do About Mould and Damp in Rented Accommodation?

Mould and damp endanger the health of tenants and pose a particular challenge in rented homes. UK law stipulates that landlords have certain duties to make sure rented properties are both safe and liveable, which often includes dealing with mould or other health hazards. If you’re grappling with this problem, […]

Maintaining Property in Spain — Things You Need to Know

Spain is a sought-after location for Brits wanting to buy an overseas property. Besides having a warm climate and beautiful natural destinations, it’s affordable for Brits to purchase property. The cheapest towns in Spain in which to do so include Alcaudete de la Jara (£292 per sqm), Fuente Obejuna (£294 […]

Passivhaus Explained

“According to the World Green Building Council, buildings account for 39% of global energy-related carbon emissions. Passive house aims to change this scenario. It’s a concept in construction and a standard for energy efficiency in buildings. Because of its origins at the Passivhaus Institut (PHI) in Darmstadt, Germany, it’s also […]