Our guide to upcycling and freecycling

We’ve all been there. On a Saturday shopping trip, you spot a gadget you know you can no longer live without. You part ways with your cash and return home to find … that you’ve no space to store your latest wheeze. Getting rid of waste is the first...

Self-builder’s guide to waste

When building a home from scratch, there?s plenty that needs planning before you start – including drainage and sewerage. You need to work out where water comes in and waste goes out, and whether you’ll connect to the mains service, or come up with an...

The self-builders guide to home lighting

With the government relaxing the laws on self-building next month, crafting your own home from scratch has never been easier or more appealing. Keeping costs down and creating a home you’ll want to live in is all down to careful planning, so we’ve put...

An interview with the man behind DTES

We’ve been in waste management for over 40 years – and we’ve now added a new string to our bow. While our commitment to waste continues, our purchase of electrical supremos Distinctive Tailored Electrical Solutions (DTES) opens up some exciting...

5 tips to keep your drains in good condition

Household drain services are a core part of our business, and we have no problem keeping things that way. From the customer’s point of view, though, prevention is better than cure – it would be best to reduce the odds of a drainage emergency. Grudgingly,...