We’ve lived, worked, learnt and played at home over the past few months and we’ve spent much more time at home than we normally would have. Here are a few of our top tips on how to improve family life whilst you’re safe at home.
Over the past few months we were told by the Government that we must work from home if we could, for our own and others’ safety. So, employers across the nation were forced to roll out mandatory working from home procedures and we had to quickly adapt to our new working life.
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Independent Network is made up of a group of British companies that came together to offer an unrivalled commitment to quality, craftsmanship and service.
Most of us will choose to improve over move and now’s the time to put our plans in to place as we’ll spend more time at home in the months ahead of us.
Ever sat there dreaming about how different your house would look with new windows and doors? Would it ooze curb appeal and completely transform its appearance?
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How do you know that you’re inviting the right company into your home? One which will always respect your safety and wellbeing even when no one is looking?
With financial uncertainty prominent throughout all households, we want to reassure you that your hard-earned cash is safe with us.
We have become acutely aware of the gloomy spots in our houses, often moving to make the most of the light as the day passes. Let’s learn from this and look at how we can make our homes brighter and airier.
Fed up of tripping over each other at home?
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Things have changed…. What we once thought was a stable and secure may well have given way under the COVID-19 pandemic impact and during this tough and uncertain time and it’s important now more than ever to rely on those you can trust.
Many people may choose to re-creating their perfect holiday at home and are using the money they would normally spend on a summer holiday to invest in their homes and outdoor spaces instead.
Who would have predicted that our home would become our greatest protector and that staying home would save millions of lives? We resisted at first, we felt captive, viewing our homes as prisons, but as the weeks rolled on, we felt differently. We fell in love with our homes once more as they became our sanctuary, our safe place.
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Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Independent Network is currently operating with a significantly reduced workforce. Whilst we continue to support our valued customers and members, we ask that you bear with us at this time and we will come back to any inquiries as soon as we can.
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