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Save your energy

With the rise in cost in gas and electric, there is no better time to look at how you can use less energy and become more efficient in the home.  [...]read moreSave your energy

Why should you use an Approved Installer?

We provide consumers with an easy-to-use free directory of businesses for installation services for anything technology based in the home.  Whether it is a simple aerial fix or installation, automating [...]read moreWhy should you use an Approved Installer?

Should you buy an Electric Bike (E-Bike)

We are all seeing more electric bikes on the road, and over the pandemic with the increased creation of dedicated cycle lanes – is the trend likely to continue and [...]read moreShould you buy an Electric Bike (E-Bike)

Phone contract ended, what should you do next?

Phone contract ended, what should you do next? Phone contracts can last 12 months, 24 in a lot of cases, but what options do you have when your phone contract [...]read morePhone contract ended, what should you do next?

What do I need in a laptop?

What do I need in a Laptop? Buying a new laptop can be confusing, with the number of laptops available, the difference in costs and understanding what you need.  It [...]read moreWhat do I need in a laptop?

Do I need a digital camera as well as my smartphone?

As smartphones have developed so have their in-built cameras.  For example, the iPhone 12 Pro, comes with an ultra-wide, wide and telephoto lens, 2x optical zoom in, 2x optical zoom [...]read moreDo I need a digital camera as well as my smartphone?

Get Ready for the Summer with WiFi in your garden

We are still set to have a heatwave in August and even without the heatwave, the weather hasn’t been too bad.  With the kids off, wouldn’t it be great to [...]read moreGet Ready for the Summer with WiFi in your garden

Should you have a smart meter fitted when offered

Most utility companies have a program of rolling out smart meters and are encouraging their customers to have one fitted or replacing really old meters with smart meters. But do [...]read moreShould you have a smart meter fitted when offered

Why it is important to protect your home online



Gone are the days of just thinking about physical security for your home, locks, cameras, lighting, etc. Now we need to think about our online security to protect our families and finances.

Not only is the threat real with the increased use of computers, smartphones, and tablets, but now with more smart appliances, gadgets and solutions being used in the home, the risk increases.  If a hacker can for example access your network through your Smart TV, then they could easily infect any device that is on the same network. [...]

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Do Smart Homes really save you money?



This is a question frequently asked and a worthy one when considering what smart technology to opt for in your home.  In this blog we cover some popular areas where the use of smart technology is increasing. [...]

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