Home is where the cash is! – Brits investing more in their homes

London, United Kingdom (PRWEB UK) 23 November 2012

According to a new survey by insurer Helpucover, 84% of us have spent up to five thousand pounds doing up our homes in the last four years, despite the UK national and household incomes falling by more than 13% this year compared to the start of the recession four years ago.

5,800 adults were asked what work they had carried out on home improvements and 85% of those said they had redecorated in that time.

Installing a bathroom is another popular activity with 28% replacing theirs and a further 21% installing a new kitchen. 31% of us have spent between

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