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Why house mould could make you ill and how to get rid of it

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Mould. It’s in every country on Earth. It’s the bane of landlords, tenants and home owners alike and it presents a health risk to certain people. Find out how to… Read more…

How to make your swimming pool more efficient

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, March 29, 2017

You don’t have to undergo a major refit or renovations to improve the efficiency of your swimming pool. Here are seven simple tips that will increase efficiency and reduce your… Read more…

It’s time to get the house ready for spring!

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, February 22, 2017

March is supposed to be the start of the spring property rush. So, if you’re thinking of moving back to your second home or selling or letting your main home… Read more…

Bulldozers move to demolish expat homes in Spain

By Angloinfo World Editor - Tuesday, August 9, 2016

British expat home owners in northern Spain are on high alert after demolition orders were imposed on their homes which are now deemed illegal.     Built at the height… Read more…

10-Point Pre-Spring Property Checklist

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Second homes are inevitably left standing empty for long periods of time, often when the property is battling against the worst weather of the year. Here’s a 10-point checklist to… Read more…

How to choose a letting agent

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Letting agencies typically offer a wide range of services from the basic ‘find-a-tenant’ to total property management. We review some of the options that agents offer to help you choose… Read more…

Your property’s 10-point autumn check-list

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Whether you hope to sell your home between now and Christmas or you just feel it needs some care after the summer, now is a good time to do some… Read more…

How to spring clean efficiently

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, May 7, 2015

Here are 10 spring cleaning tips to get you going and keep you sane. If the brightness of spring brings a smile to your face, it might also throw some… Read more…

Smoke alarms save lives – installation compulsory in France

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 4, 2014

A fire in the home in France is more likely to burn undetected than in Norway, the United Kingdom or the United States according to the French Ministry of Housing… Read more…

France: Keep Legal – Clear your Property to Protect from Forest Fires

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, May 14, 2013

In 2001, the French government carried out a study on the effect of the presence of dry brush and undergrowth on properties in areas of high fire risk in France…. Read more…

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