The best that money can buy, for not much money at all
The grass is greener
A luscious lawn sets the scene for sun-bathing, five-a-side or even croquet — but it needs mowing. For top-class grass without the graft, look at the amazing LazyLawn. This artificial grass is a million miles away from the scratchy artificial turfs of old. It’s soft to touch, weatherproof and guaranteed for 12 years. Until August 31 readers can claim a 10 per cent discount off the cost of installation. To claim, mention this column. 01572 768 208. Visit www. lazylawn.co.uk for more details.
READEROFFERS How clean is your house?
Freebie of the week
Combining superior quality and Oreck’s trademark simple styling, the XL7 is the company’s most powerful upright yet. Weighing aout half as much as most other uprights, it’s easy to steer and manoeuvre around the home. A unique roller brush removes all With the credit crunch biting, it’s time to be more resourceful — and rainwater-harvesting is a great way to start. The Hercules tank with Rain Manager reduces reliance on the water mains, and can be plumbed into the home. We have one (worth £1,265) up for grabs. Text RAIN followed by your name to 87233. Competition closes at midnight on Sept 1. www.rainwaterharvesting.co.uk
Alison Cork dust, dirt, allergens and pet hair with ease. HEPA filtration keeps all these nasties locked away inside the dust bag.
Exclusively for Telegraph readers, Oreck is offering 10 per cent off the XL7 with a seven-year warranty and free postage until September 30.
High design and low prices don’t tend to go hand in hand but Fantastic Furniture’s top-
For all above-the-floor cleaning you will receive a deluxe canister with HEPA filtration FREE (worth £129) with every XL7 purchased. To take advantage of this offer, call 0800 684 684 quoting TGBP88L or visit www.oreck.co.uk/ tgbp88l quality reproduction of the iconic “Barcelona” chair is affordable and chic. This version closely follows the original classic, using 12mm polished steel and Italian leather, hand-stitched to create a consistent finish.
For one week, Fantastic Furniture is offering the “Barcelona” chair for £395 (RRP £795), with the “Barcelona” footstool (worth over £200) thrown in free. It’s available in black, white or dark brown. Delivery to any UK mainland address for £45. To claim, just click on the Reader Offer banner at www.fantasticfurniture.co.uk; 0870 0671 970. Offer ends on Saturday.
For more bargains and for this week’s recommended tradespeople in Newcastle, click on to the Property section of www.telegraph.co.uk and go to Bargain Hunter. For more bargains visit www.homesand bargains.co.uk. The companies listed here are independent of Telegraph Media Group Limited. We recommend that you carry out your own checks before entering into any agreement.