The Complete Guide to a Green Home: 75 Hacks

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mainimage2It might not be at the top of your daily set of priorities but “Going Green” ought to be something we should all be aware of. After all, not only will it help to develop a better future for the planet as a whole in years to come but “Going Green” also means saving you money now and generally feeling better about the environment around you – two fantastic reasons why you should be making changes to your own routine in the home!

As a guide, at Finsa Home, we have devised a comprehensive list of 75 straight-forward tips to help you towards a greener future. Each of the tips are split into different sections; Home, Kitchen, Clothes, Technology, Bathroom and Cleaning.

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The Definitive List of 50 Must-Read DIY Blogs

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For many people, DIY in the home is all about inspiration.

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And, often, inspiration can come from being influenced by others. And that’s why our definitive list of the 50 very best (or, Ultimate, if you like) and “Must-Read” DIY and Home Improvement blogs is a necessity if you’re looking to evoke your creativity and put those DIY skills to practice.

For each of the blogs featured (in no particular order, we must add), there is a small blurb along with one post of theirs that we really recommend taking a look at. Enjoy the list and, if you find it useful, it would be awesome if you could help us share it! Continue reading

Finsa UK exhibit at London design shows

The sister company of FinsaHome, Finsa UK, has recently exhibited at two London Design Shows.

Finsa UK were first at Architect@work in January which took place at the Olympia, Kensington 20-21 January. More recently they showcased products at the Surface Design Show which was held at the Business Design Centre, Islington 10-12 February.

Both shows were a great opportunity for Finsa UK to mix with the architect and design communities, and to display innovative products.

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10 Simple yet Powerful New Year’s Resolutions for the Home

january-new-yearWe’re all pretty familiar with New Year’s resolutions, usually due to the fact that by the middle of January most of us have completely given up on them.

But how about this year you make a few pledges when it comes to your home?

Losing weight, getting fit or looking for a new job might make you feel better about yourself, but a few simple changes around the home can make a massive difference and even save you money.

So here are 10  domestic resolutions you might want to sign-up to in 2015, and it’s entirely up to you if you embrace all of them or just a few – you’re only cheating yourself!

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Finsa Host Annual Convention at Inglewood Manor

This month, Finsa UK and Finsa Home hosted the annual Finsa Group International Convention at Inglewood Manor on the Wirral.

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Finsa, which has its UK headquarters in Birkenhead, welcomed its top management from Spain, which included Tito Garcia, Finsa’s CEO, as well as delegates comprising of business clients, staff and overseas management and key local business figures.

The event was supported and assisted by the Wirral Chamber of Commerce. Patsy Crocker, of the Wirral Chamber, gave delegates an update about initiatives and business support available, and the way in which Wirral will be developing as a location business over the coming years.

“Wirral Chamber of Commerce was delighted to be invited to play a role in this important event,” she said.

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Top Finsa product recieves Architecture Expo award

 

ExpoDublin was home to the Architecture Expo last month, an event for the construction and architecture industry across Ireland.

And this year’s show, which was held on the 12th and 13th of October, was so popular it even managed to double its size since from when it was first held two years ago.

One event of note was Compacmel Plus, a wood solution especially designed for highly humid indoor environments or applications that require high strength, being awarded the prize for the best construction material for indoor use.

Compacmel Plus is a wood solution we at FINSA use in many of our products and to find out more about this product, just click here.

Finsa star at Merseyside Landlord Show

Echo ArenaThe Merseyside Landlord’s Show took place last Saturday with hundreds of property owners and investors visiting the exhibition at the  Liverpool Echo Arena on a beautiful sunny day on the banks of the river Mersey.

Landlords had the opportunity to attend seminars on topics such as: ‘Advertising your property on-line’, ‘Evicting problematic tenants’, ‘How to raise additional finance to grow your property portfolio’, and ‘Energy Efficiency.’

At the event Finsahome showcased their extensive range of kitchens with all the exclusive trade benefits available to kitchen fitters and landlords.

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