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How can tenants stay safe in rented homes?

Statistics show that people in rented homes are disproportionately likely to suffer injuries relating to carbon monoxide, electricity, gas and fire than owner-occupiers. This is somewhat surprising considering the fact that landlords are legally required to arrange annual gas safety certificates and to ensure that their properties are safe for people to live in, while…

What is the link between fuel poverty and carbon monoxide poisoning?

A new study seeks to understand the relationship between fuel poverty and carbon monoxide poisoning. National Energy Action is to lead the research, which will examine households that qualify for assistance from the Priority Services Register and look for possible links with carbon monoxide poisoning. This investigation follows a study from the Department of Health…

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My TV has stopped working after a lightning strike!

Do you suspect lightning damage to your TV? You might have heard that people have been struck by lightning while sat indoors watching television. You might have even been told that you ought to unplug all your electrical appliances during a thunderstorm. You may have dismissed these warnings as baseless urban legends, but they are…

What are landlords’ gas safety obligations?

Landlords have a number of gas safety obligations, as outlined in the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998. These responsibilities aim to ensure that tenants’ properties are in a safe manner and that all gas fittings and features are maintained and hazard-free. Therefore, the duties faced by landlords are: Ensuring that flues, installation pipework…

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My TV will not turn on!

If you’re asking yourself, “Why won’t my TV turn on?!”, you might assume that you need to replace the box or get a professional to repair it. If you have television cover with 247 Home Rescue, simply tell us about your problems and we will get someone to fix your TV for you. But even…

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TV Warranty Cover

Get the perfect extended warranty for your TV at the perfect price! There’s nothing quite like getting home and vegging out in front of the television. With hundreds of channels to choose from, and with USB ports and other sockets that can be used for PlayStations, Xbox Ones, laptop computers and external hard drives, the…