Blog, Advice & Helpful Guides

Our aim is to help to change people’s buying and selling experience for the better. So whether you are selling or buying with us or not, please feel free to download one of our helpful guides.

How saleable is your home? Try our saleability scorecard and see

Selling a home might not be an exact science, but there are a number of factors that will make a huge difference to how successful your sale will be. Our experience has shown us that homes that sell quickly and for a good price tend to have certain key things in common, so we’ve developed […]

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Why Your Home Could Be Bad for Your Health

In this two-minute read, we explore issues in your home that could be making you feel unwell and how to cure them. For most of us, our home is a haven. But what if it is making you ill? Mould and damp Mould and damp are caused by excess moisture in the home – perhaps […]

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How to Tell If a Valuation for Your Cheshire Property is Genuine

In this three-minute read, we look at how to gauge if an agent is giving you an honest property valuation. The first question a seller always asks an estate agent is: “How much can you sell my property for?”. The second is: “What is your fee?”. This focus on price and fees makes perfect sense; […]

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Low-Carbon Living: How They Do It in Far-Flung Places

In this two-minute read, we look at three remote communities that have long embraced sustainable living. With the interest raised by the COP26 summit highlighting the desperate need to cut carbon emissions, housing sustainability has become a hot topic. In the UK, there’s been lots of talk about using new technology to help reduce our […]

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Reasons Why Cheshire Sellers Should Act Now and Relax at Christmas

In this two-minute read, we look at why getting the marketing material for your property sale finalised now is a savvy move. There’s one day of the year when the stars align for sellers in Cheshire, and it’s not too far off. If you’re planning on selling up anytime soon, you’d be mad not to […]

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Seven Ways to Keep Your Pets Calm in Cheshire During Fireworks Season

We share seven tips from national pet charities to keep pets from suffering stress this fireworks season in this two-minute read. At Storeys, we love pets. And we get to meet plenty of our clients’ furry friends during our daily work across Cheshire. According to a 2018 survey by builders, McCarthy Stone, pets made people […]

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Rotary in Northwich Team Up with the Northwich Community Support Group

Back in March 2020 Rotary in Northwich started working with what was to become the Northwich Community Support Group to help alleviate food waste and assist those in need during the Covid 19 pandemic. During this time Rotary in Northwich volunteers would collect waste food and end of life food from Northwich Tesco & Waitrose […]

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Selling Online – Our Top Tips

In this two-minute read, we give you our top tips for selling your unwanted items online.  Let’s face it, as a nation, we like a lot of stuff. Whether we’re panic buying loo rolls or ordering fashion bargains online, sometimes all the ‘stuff’ can take up valuable space in our homes. With Chrimbo within touching […]

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7 Tips to sell your home in winter

If you’re ready to move, you might be wondering whether to put your home on the market now or wait until the spring. Well, although winter may traditionally be a quieter time for home-moving than spring and summer, the market is still very much open for business and selling your home in this colder season […]

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Home Moving Horror Stories and How To Remove Them

No Halloween weekend would be complete without some scary stories, right? And in this three-minute read, we share three terrifying tales of home moving horrors. The good news is we’ll also let you know how to avoid them. When all is not what it seems Horror movie fans will remember that scene in the Bruce […]

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