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Good news if you’re installing a conservatory or double glazing

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The formation of the Double Glazing & Conservatory Ombudsman Scheme (DGCOS) should hopefully take great strides in cleaning up an industry beset with cowboys.

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Top ten drives for those who don’t fancy flying

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We list a selection of wonderful drives either within the UK or nearby.

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The best British holidays you’ve never taken

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The UK is rich in history, culture and beauty – and yet many of us seldom explore what we have in our own back garden. So here’s a selection of brilliant British destinations that may not otherwise spring readily to mind.

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Top ten must-have tools for van owners

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We list our top ten favourite tools for white van men, from routers and jigsaws right down to the humble hammer.

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What to do if you have a traffic accident

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Road traffic accidents are sadly a frequent occurrence. If you happen to be in one, here are some pointers on how to handle the situation.

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Tips for a stress-free Gap Year


Whether you’re deferring entry to university, or taking a lengthy break from work, preparation for your travels is key – so we’ve come up with some money-saving pointers.

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The Hitch-Hiker's guide to travel insurance author Owe Carter's Owe Carter doesen't seem to be willing to let go of his recent adventure and return to reality.

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Things not to forget before taking a family holiday

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Away on a family jaunt? We’ve compiled a list of things not to forget, relating to home security, energy consumption and travel insurance.

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With the Easter break just around the corner, Owe Carter compiles a list of's UK campsite recommendations.

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Household safes: a guide

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With mistrust of banks becoming increasingly widespread, more and more people may be looking to stash their cash in their property. For obvious reasons, doing this isn’t without risks.

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Owe Carter

Owe Carter

Owe Carter is a content producer who's worked for since 2007. He's the author of our Carless Cities report.

Twitter: @ConfusedOwe
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