Home improvements

Home improvements

Everything you need to know about Energy Performance Certificates (EPC)

04.March 2019

A properly insulated home with high energy efficiency, no matter if it is a studio apartment or a villa, could easily help the homeowner save up to 30% on the property’s electricity bills, not to mention helping the country’s environment. That’s where Energy Performance Certificates come in.

Here’s the lowdown on why an EPC could save you energy – not to mention time and money – especially when buying or selling your property in Malta.

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Tips for furnishing a Maltese townhouse

26.February 2019

Close to town centres and built for comfort, Maltese townhouses are dripping with traditional charm and beautiful architectural features, both inside and out. Making your townhouse feel like a home can be a challenge, but the end result makes it all worthwhile. If you are buying townhouse, these tips could help you create your perfect space.

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How to Make a Maltese House into Your Family Home

22.February 2019

When house-hunting for a family home, it’s easy to get bogged down with the details of the building. While considerations such as number of bedrooms or access to local amenities are always important, at the heart of all house-hunting is the question: can this house become our home – a home the whole family will love to live in, grow up in, and return to someday?

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How to make the most out of your back yard

18.October 2018

The backyard is a staple of properties in Malta—many houses of character, townhouses, terraced houses, villas and even smaller maisonettes, tend to feature a backyard.

They come in a multitude of shapes and sizes, and can be great spaces given the right attention. Many a great backyard has been overlooked—but don’t fret, no matter what size your backyard is, we have some ideas for enjoying this great area of your home!

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What to do when you buy a fixer-upper in Malta

01.October 2018

Are you looking to own a slice of local Maltese history? Well, many properties on the market are literally more than a couple of centuries old, exuding the quaintness and mystery of old island life. Old houses are truly beautiful and make it easy to dream of living it out in one of them, but while it may be easy to think you’ve got yourself a bargain, consider if you’ve got yourself a fixer-upper instead.

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