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Luxury lakeside development achieves regional industry award

We’re pleased to have won the Local Authority Building Control (LABC) award for ‘Best Small Development in the Northwest’. Our Mill Pool residential development in Rushton, Cheshire, has scooped the award. Consequently, it will now be pitted against winners from around the UK at the Grand Final in London in November. Exclusive self-build projects Based…

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Expert Boiler Care Tips for New Homeowners from AllEnglandGas

Buying your own home is an exciting time for anyone, but when something breaks, it’s up to you to fix it, so you’ll want to take good care of things to stop that happening. We spoke to Paul Ritchie, Managing Director at All England Gas, to find out his top tips for looking after your…

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The Interior Design Trends of Spring/Summer 2019

As a company that builds homes, it’s a no-brainer that we’re interested in what goes on inside them, too. Although we’re not interior designers, we always like to see the choices our clients make when it comes to kitting out their home. It probably comes as no surprise, then, that we’re back with another interior…

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Why We Love Tarporley: Places to Eat, Drink & Shop

Eating, drinking and shopping in Tarporley! It’s no secret that we’re proud to be based in Cheshire. In fact, the entire county of Cheshire is a huge part of our company as many of our homes are built in the beautiful surrounding countryside. Today, we thought we’d focus on Tarporley itself – the wonderful village…

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The Property Sales Process: What Will Happen If You Sell in the New Year

We may all be looking forward to Christmas – not long to go! But it’s important to think about your plans and goals for 2019, too. Many people choose to put their home on the market in January and look for a new property. There’s nothing better than a fresh start, right? It’s the perfect…

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National Planning Policy To Favour Attractive Designs

A couple of months ago, it was announced that some changes were to be made to the National Planning Policy Framework. This government framework outlines England’s planning policies and how these are to be put into real-life application. It was first published in March 2012 but has recently been updated. This is what we’ll be…

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How Help to Buy is Helping People Secure Their Dream Home

Earlier in the year, we published a blog post detailing everything you need to know about Help to Buy. The government scheme is still going strong and it’s still worth checking out how it could help you – if you haven’t done so already. There are so many success stories so far. In today’s blog…

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Why We Support the Joshua Tree and How You Can Too!

Get involved and make a difference In today’s blog post, we thought we’d do something a little bit different but massively important. Here at CB Homes, we love to give back to our community whenever we can. So, naturally, this leads us to support the fantastic cause we’re going to discuss today. Say hello to…

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How to Add Value to Your Property

There are certain factors that naturally make your property more valuable than another. For example, a larger property with more bedrooms is going to be worth more than its smaller counterpart with fewer rooms. On the other hand, if that smaller property were to reside within a much sought-after postcode, it could well be more…

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Smart Technology Products To Use Around The Home

Let’s get familiar with smart tech If you’re not into smart technology yet, now’s the time to get clued up. This phenomenon is everywhere now – from our offices to our homes. In today’s blog post, we’re going to run through some of our favourite smart tech products that are going to make your life…

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