Zac Houghton

Zac Houghton

Hi, I'm Zac! I've set up Loftera with a simple mission in mind. To offer the best and free home improvement advice. This section is where the best of our work is published. Producing great content wouldn't be possible without my wife, Aiko which you can see smiling next to me. She is a frequent contributor to the site and shares a lot of her knowledge here at Loftera. Together we have over 20 years of knowledge in the home improvement industry and use this very blog to share our skills with you.

Can I use a combi boiler for hot water only?
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Can I Use a Combi Boiler for Hot Water Only?

Here in the UK, the average family of four uses somewhere between 125 and 250 litres of hot water each and every day. That’s a serious amount of showers, but it’s actually hot baths that use the most, with the UK’s baths usually holding up to 80 litres of hot water with every wash.  For

underfloor-heating
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Underfloor Heating Cost – How Much Is It To Run Per M2

More than just adding a luxury element to our homes, underfloor heating can actually be better for your home than radiators, by making it more energy efficient and even reducing the carbon emissions that your property produces. In this guide, we’re going to talk you through the benefits of underfloor heating and take a look

garden landscaping cost
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Garden Landscaping Cost – How Much Is It & Prices Per M2

Hire Excellent Garden Landscapers Save up to 40% by comparing quotes from trusted companies. Click To Get Quotes Did you know you could add 20% to the value of your home with good landscaping? And you don’t have to dig deep into your pockets to get expert help. When it comes to home improvements your

carpet cleaning prices
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Carpet Cleaning Prices – How Much Is It & Cost Per Square Metre

Get Your Carpet Cleaned Today Save up to 40% by comparing quotes from trusted cleaners. Click To Get Quotes Everyone wants their home to be in the optimum condition possible, which is why many in the UK spend thousands on home improvement every year. One aspect many ignore is their carpets, as it’s assumed you

driveway cleaning cost
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Driveway Cleaning Cost – Compare Prices & Services

Get Your Driveway Cleaned Today Save up to 40% by comparing quotes from trusted companies. Click To Get Quotes You ever walk down a street or drive somewhere new, notice a sparklingly clean driveway and think “oh wow, look at that! It’s like brand new”? Guess what? So does everyone: there’s something about a recently

Removal Costs
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Removal Costs & Prices- How Much Do Removal Companies Quote?

Need a Removal Company? Save up to 40% by comparing quotes from trusted companies. Click To Get Quotes Moving can be stressful, and we at Loftera want to help remove some of the stress by explaining to you exactly how much your removal costs are likely to set you back. It is always best to

property photographer prices
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Property Photography Prices – How Much Will a Professional Charge?

GET A FREE NO OBLIGATION QUOTE If you’d like to get a good deal with a reliable property photographer then head over to this exclusive offer: Get your quote today. × Dismiss alert If you’re looking to sell your house, showing it in its best light is probably at the front of your mind –

demolition cost
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Demolition Costs – For a House, Garage & Commercial Buildings

Need Demolition Service? Save up to 40% by comparing quotes from trusted companies. Click To Get Quotes Did you know that just over 50% of all self-built properties in the UK are done so after an existing home has been demolished? So, if you think you’re being too radical in contemplating knocking down your house

Roof Cleaning Cost
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Roof Cleaning Cost – How Much Is It & Prices Per Square Foot

Get Your Roof Cleaned Today Save up to 40% by comparing quotes from trusted home stagers. Click To Get Quotes Have you ever thought about how something as simple as having your roof cleaned can add value to your property? Not only that, maintaining your roof can save you money in treating potential water or

How Much Does It Cost To Run A Hot Tub?
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How Much Does It Cost To Run A Hot Tub?

Recent changes in the manufacturing of hot tubs means that they are not only more energy efficient but now much cheaper to run than ever before. It really is the best time to buy a new hot tub, which is why we’re taking a look at the costs involved, as well as answering the most