A Guide to Life in Bristol
The historic city of Bristol is the perfect mix between the cultures of old and new with its booming art and culture scene coupled with a sense of its medieval and Tudor past. Bristol University and other further education facilities bring in tens of thousands of students per year, many of which, due to the city’s charms never leave! If you have moved to Bristol recently or have been there for a couple of years but still haven’t settled, there are a few different services you need to have on your contact list to ensure your time at this majestic south western city is spent most pleasurably.
Fitness and Exercise
Down at Canons way near Millennium Square there is a great Fitness First gym. They hold loads of great classes for all members to join from Yoga to Body Pump. Get yourself off on the right foot and order some Predator Nutrition sports supplements before you join. If you visit PredatorNutrition.com you can order them then and there so when you start the gym you will have all the tools for a well-rounded fitness regime! Once joined, you can take advantage of their extensive opening hours from 6.15 until 9 so you will never miss a work out.
This is a great service for if you have bought your first house in Bristol and don’t have the budget to replace the flooring yet or if you are a landlord and need a deep clean for your next tenants. There are many carpet cleaners in Bristol and they are of varying size and quality. If you want to go for a smaller company, with good rates and a professional friendly service, go for Aquamaster Carpet Cleaning. You can tell they really take pride in their work and they use environmentally friendly steam methods of getting your carpets clean.
Finding that special someone in any city can be tricky and dating in Bristol is no different. There are over 420,000 people living in the city right now and whittling them down to find your perfect partner is time consuming and ultimately jading. Why not try an online dating in Bristol site? This takes the drudgery out of finding someone you connect with and there are loads of sites to choose from. Datingagency.com has specific areas for each city so finding someone local can be really easy and rewarding!
British weather is unpredictable at the best of time and if your roofing was to fail, you could almost guarantee that it would be during a rain storm. In an emergency situation like this you need trades people you can rely on. Obviously the price is another issue; there are some companies who would take advantage of customers in a tough spot. Thankfully though, most roofers in Bristol are pretty stand up guys. DL Barrett & Son are specialist contractors with 30 years of experience behind them. They are a family run business and have great company values in terms of price and service.
In Bristol we are really lucky to inhabit quite a leafy city. A lot of the suburban areas have adequate garden space if not more. This has historically necessitated a city wide need for landscape artists and gardeners and this need has been answered by green fingered workmen in abundance. One of the best gardeners within the local sphere is the Secret Gardener. They have over 20 years’ experience and use some really radical yet holistic and environmentally friendly methods of pest and weed control, as well as being exceptional landscape designers.