Posts By: KLG Rutland

5 Tips for the Perfect Gingerbread House

Beautiful gingerbread house with Christmas tree in orange lighting, showing creativity with candy cane roof.

Making a gingerbread house is one of the most popular Christmas baking activities. They’re straightforward to bake and look like a masterpiece when finished, making them perfect to try with children or to wow the family once the turkey’s had a chance to go down. With restrictions around the UK continuing in the runup to… Read more »

The Shopper’s Guide to Virtual Christmas Markets

Shoppers looking for a unique Christmas gift won’t be able to wrap up warm and head to a Christmas market in 2020. England’s second national lockdown has put an end to any cautious plans for outdoor markets to go ahead. Virtual Christmas markets may just be the norm this year, but there’s still a lot… Read more »

Small conservatory ideas: how to make a small room look larger

Conservatory with sofa

People often opt for a small conservatory to avoid taking up too much garden space, save money for other projects, and avoid the need for planning permission (visit our conservatory building regulations FAQs for more information). Whilst these are all sensible reasons to choose a smaller garden room, there are a number of great ways… Read more »

Guide to the Green Homes Grant Scheme 2020

The UK Government’s Green Homes Grant Scheme starts soon, but should you be expecting to get anything from it? We break down the scheme and see what it’s really offering. What is the Green Homes Grant Scheme? The Green Homes Grant Scheme is a new initiative from the UK government starting 30th September 2020. It… Read more »