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5 Chester Restaurants You Should Definitely Try!

Our CB Homes office is based in the beautiful, rural heart of Cheshire. Tarporley, to be specific. Although our surroundings are green and peaceful, we’re just a stone’s throw away from the buzzing city centre of Chester! We’re massively grateful to be in such a great location and it got us thinking. Many of our … Continue reading “5 Chester Restaurants You Should Definitely Try!”

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How to Get Planning Permission for a Garden Plot

When it comes to self-build projects, we often dream big and think outside the box. However, the answer sometimes lies just on our back-door step. If you are lucky enough to have a large garden, you might consider using this space as your plot! Of course, we don’t all have sprawling lawns under our ownership. … Continue reading “How to Get Planning Permission for a Garden Plot”

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Summer’s Interior Design Trends According to Pinterest

With summer well on its way, the interior design industry is bursting with fresh ideas and inspiration. When it comes to trends, magazines and trusty experts have traditionally paved the way in revealing what’s hot. However, we’re seeing a massive rise in the influence of digital platforms such as blogs, email newsletters and perhaps the most … Continue reading “Summer’s Interior Design Trends According to Pinterest”

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Spotlight On: Tilstock – Things to Do & See

Here at CB Homes, we place a pretty big emphasis on location when undertaking our housing development projects. Today, we’d like to take a closer look at one of these developments and its location in particular. The Pastures is a development located in the tranquil setting of Tilstock, just south of Whitchurch town. We have … Continue reading “Spotlight On: Tilstock – Things to Do & See”

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The CB Homes’ Guide to Moving House: Our Handy Tips

So you’ve paid your deposit, the contracts have been exchanged and the keys are handed over. Now, it’s time to get moving. The whole process of moving house can be an arduous one but it’s also very exciting! If you plan ahead and get organised, you can greatly reduce any impending stress. Keep reading for … Continue reading “The CB Homes’ Guide to Moving House: Our Handy Tips”

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4 Advantages of Buying a New-Build

When buying a new home, whether it’s for the first time or you’re a seasoned property-ladder climber, exciting times lie ahead. Where do you see yourself living? Are you extending the family? Or are you looking for somewhere to retire? Either way, there are many questions to be asked and answered. One of the most … Continue reading “4 Advantages of Buying a New-Build”

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Freehold vs. Leasehold: It’s Important to Know the Difference

You may think that when choosing to move to a new home there are just two things to worry about: will you buy or will you rent? However, this isn’t the case. When it comes to buying, there are two types of contract to be aware of: freehold and leasehold. Although this may be common … Continue reading “Freehold vs. Leasehold: It’s Important to Know the Difference”

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Declutter Your Home and Get Ready for Selling

Is it time to declutter your home? The warmer weather has got us all feeling even more motivated here at CB Homes. We can finally say hello to Spring! Perhaps you’re also feeling the urge to get things done, too. If you’re considering selling your home any time soon, we can’t stress how important it … Continue reading “Declutter Your Home and Get Ready for Selling”

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Creating a Brief for Your Garden with GRDN

Creating a Brief for Your Garden By GRDN Following on from our previous article in collaboration with CB Homes, we would like to continue the theme of ‘structure’ in the garden. Below we will strip the issue of structure right back to what we assume as a starting point for all our design projects. This … Continue reading “Creating a Brief for Your Garden with GRDN”

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The Latest Must-Haves for Your Kitchen

Kitchen must-haves Interior design trends are constantly changing throughout the year. It’s pretty much Springtime now. That means, we’ll be seeing a lot of pastel colours, geometric patterns and mixed metals across Pinterest and home magazines. And of course next season, there’ll be a whole host of different styles to stick your teeth into. However, … Continue reading “The Latest Must-Haves for Your Kitchen”

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