HousePals blog

Our Housepals blog is our little platform to blog about things related to the world of Housepals and flat and house sharing.

The Best Ways to Make Your House a Home

How you design your home will determine how much time you want to spend there. Regardless of the size of your property, there are multiple ways you can improve your house or flat to ensure it reflects your personality and style. Follow the best ways to make your house a home.
Change Your Flooring
Your home’s flooring can unite your space whilst improving the comfort and flow from room to room. For instance, carpets and rugs… Read more >>

Landlords who wont accept DSS may have to Sell their Property

A recent discrimination case against a letting agency has caused concern for landlords and agents who are being urged to do away with “No DSS” policies and treat people fairly based on their individual case.
Rosie Keogh, a single mother opened a discrimination claim… Read more >>

Build your Construction Company in 2018 - Tips and Advice for Construction Companies Looking to Grow in 2018

As an owner of a construction company, to say you are in a competitive business feels like a strong understatement. It can be hard to market your company, compete with other companies, and really build a niche and name for yourself. If you’re looking to grow your business in 2018, here are some tips you can use that will help move the process along.
Clearly, it will take a lot of work on your end, but at the same time, if you go in armed with tips and advice, then at least you’ll understand what steps… Read more >>

4 Simple Ways To Get Empty Rooms Filled Quickly

If you’re a landlord, the chances are that the number one thing that you dread is having empty properties. Whether it’s a whole property that’s empty or a room in a property, when your houses/flats are vacant, you don’t get paid, which means that your finances suffer as a result. For landlords, this kind of situation can be a total and complete nightmare, and one that can lead to all sorts of problems.

3 Ways to Avoid Conflict with Your Housemate

Living with housemates can be a nightmare or a dream come true depending on your approach and who you happen to live with. It can be a dream because there are numerous benefits such as being able to save money on rent, cutting your bills into half, and having company to ensure your lonely days are few. On the other hand, having a roommate can be a headache if there are… Read more >>