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BIG ENERGY SAVING WEEK - 5 Top Energy Saving Tips From 5 Star

16th January 2019

The duration of next week is officially Big Energy Saving Week in the UK, a national campaign set-up by Citizens Advice to help people cut their energy bills and get all the financial support they are entitled to. This annual effort to raise awareness of the many avenues homeowners can take to reduce their fuel...

Why Choose 5 Star For Your 2019 Home Improvements

9th January 2019

There’s no shortage of home improvement companies in Kidderminster, Worcester, Stourbridge and throughout Worcestershire which can make it hard knowing which firm to go with. It’s doubly difficult if you’re buying a conservatory or new windows and doors for the first time in 2019 and have never had any dealings with companies of this kind....

Decorate your conservatory or orangery this Christmas

11th December 2018

With less than two weeks to go until Christmas Day, by now you’ve hopefully started to tick most people off your gift list and begun wrapping your presents ready for the big day. But what about decorating your home? There’s no better way to get into the Christmas spirit than playing your favourite festive songs...

2019 Style Predictions For The Home

6th December 2018

Once Christmas is out of the way you might be intending to freshen up your home interior for the New Year as it’s always good to wipe the slate clean and attempt to revive certain areas. Several notable home interior trends have developed over the past 12 months including the rise in popularity of skylights...

Dress Your Door For The Festive Season!

4th December 2018

We hope when putting up your Christmas decorations at the weekend that you didn’t forget to give your front door some kind of festive touch? Don’t leave it bare! Give guests something to talk about before they enter into your own personal winter wonderland by dressing up the door for the annual festivities. There are...

Will Your Door Keep The Draft Out This Winter?

19th November 2018

When you walk into a friend or relative’s home you’ll often feel a hint of cold in their hallway after they have closed the door shut or it might be at your own place that you sense a draft coming through. The issue could stem from the door sticking a little when it’s being open...

How Will Your Windows Fare Across The Winter Season?

12th November 2018

In winter you strongly rely on your windows to keep the elements out of your home and provide you with enough warmth to stay cosy indoors. Now that temperatures have started to drop, you need to examine all of your windows to check that they’ll help contribute towards heating the place up before winter really...

The Benefits Of Aluminium Windows

6th November 2018

Summer will seem like a distant memory if the recent downturn in the weather has made the inside of your house feel significantly cold. When a home gets chilly it’s usually the windows, along with the doors, that are largely to blame as they’ve obviously ceased supplying sufficient thermal efficiency and are readily allowing heat...

How To Avoid Massive Heating Bills This Winter

2nd November 2018

There is no let-up as far as heating bills are concerned. The Big Six energy suppliers continue to increase their prices despite the annual dual-fuel bill doubling in cost over the past decade. Millions of homeowners are also reaching the end of their fixed-rate tariffs and unless they switch supplier they will automatically be put...

Flush Casement Windows - The New Way To Accessorise Your Home

31st October 2018

Several months ago we added a brand new window collection to our already extensive product portfolio – Envisage Flush Casement Windows. It’s fair to say it has proved a hit with householders and its success can be put down to various factors, but principally because of how similar it looks to a traditional timber flush...

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