Archive for Home and Garden

Why Your Garden Isn’t Looking Up To Par (And What To Do About It!)

 

We all try to make our garden look as fantastic as possible. After all, we want to ensure it looks fantastic for our family. And for when guests come over for garden parties. But a lot of us make errors when it comes to our yard. And then we live with regret when our garden looks below par. Here are some reasons why your garden isn’t looking up to par and what to do about it. Read more


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Who Said Building Work Was The Only Way To Make Your Small Home Bigger?

 

The struggle of fitting everything into our home is something we’ve all experienced. It’s always difficult, no matter the size of your home. Like fish, we expand to the space we live in and fill it with ease! Even so, it can be even harder to fit everything into a small home. When you’re working with limited space, it can be a challenge to find places for everything. Are you living in a cluttered space? Have you had enough of returning to an overloaded home? Here are a few ways you can make a small home work for you! Read more


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Is Your New Home in Severe Need of a Makeover? Use These Tricks & Tips

 

So, the home move has been completed. But now you have to think about what you are going to do with your new home. How do you want it to look? And how are you going to carry out that makeover? These are questions that you need to try and answer as soon as you can. If you’re looking to make decisive and impactful steps on a relatively small budget, use these tricks and tips. Read more


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Bliss! Top Items You Should Buy For Your Lounge To Make It A Relaxing Haven

 

When we get home from work, the first thing we really want to do is relax. After all, we might have had a stressful day. Therefore, we head into the lounge to chill out after work. But there are some additional ways you can make the lounge cozier. That way, you can truly relax before heading to bed at night. Therefore, here are some top items you should buy for your lounge to make it a relaxing haven. Read more


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Adding Glamour to Your Home Office with Scandinavian Furniture

 

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Are you contemplating to give your home office a plush, sleek and sophisticated look and feel? Do you like it to be extremely lightweight in look and feel. Well, there are too many gorgeous and beautiful options to choose from but if you want to make the perfect balance between purpose and aesthetics Scandinavian home office furniture come as the ideal choice. Depending on the location of your home office, you can choose from a variety of designs. If you are thinking Scandi furniture have a typical look lacking variety, you are terribly wrong. In spite of offering some common design elements with a tiny of minimalism in this furniture range you can figure out tremendous variety and diversity. For busy home offices with hours spent on desks to home offices with infrequent use, they just match any requirement. Read more


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The Cost Of Being A Homeowner. Simple Ways To Save Yourself Money

 

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Being a homeowner can be expensive. Houses eat money in more ways than you realize. From bills to renovations, there always seems to be money going out of the bank. There’s no way to make running a home cheaper, but there are ways to make sure it’s as cheap as it can be. Taking time to plan and allocate money can take off a lot of stress, but that’s not the only thing you can do! Read more


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Preparing Your Home For Viewings: Surefire Ways To Blow Buyers Away

 

If you’re selling your home, it’s essential to make sure that your home is ready for viewings. You want buyers to fall head over heels as soon as they see the property. If you’re keen to blow your potential buyers away, follow these simple steps.

 

Curb appeal

You don’t want anyone to write your home off before they’ve even got through the front door. Before you put the for sale sign up, devote an afternoon to making your home look more attractive. Mow the front lawn, and add some planters. Paint the front door and add some window boxes. Tidy up the garage, and give fencing a coat of paint or varnish. If you have a porch, make sure there’s no clutter lying around. If you’re keen to make a large area look more homely, potted trees are a great choice. Before your viewing, move your cars out of the driveway. This will open up the space, and give your buyers a better view of the plot. Read more


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Budgeting For Home Renovations The Right Way

 

The easiest part of any home improvement is right at the start: knowing what you want! Even people who never feel the need to renovate will occasionally sit back and fantasise about various improvements they’d like to make to their homes. This is followed by the most difficult phase: figuring out how you’re going to pay for it all! Home renovations are among the most expensive things a homeowner can spend their money on, so good budgeting is essential. Here’s how to tackle the whole issue the right way. Read more


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Update Your Home! Six Ways To Modernise Your Space Without Breaking The Bank

 

It’s hard to know how to redecorate these days. It often feels like a daunting task as you look around your home and wonder how to do it while still being able to afford a great family Christmas, or next year’s summer vacation. This means that your home is often the part of your life that’s left neglected. But there are ways that you can update it while not cutting into the rest of your savings! Read on for some top tips.

Keep Your Colors Neutral

Keep the basic color scheme of each room neutral – the floors, walls, and carpet should all be in a shade of white, cream, beige or brown. This means that it’s easier to update the rest of the room when you want to. You can change accent pillows on your couch, rugs on the floor and lampshades, to create seemingly completely different styles and color schemes whenever you want if you have that neutral base to work with. Read more


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Want A More Picture Perfect Home? Take Note Of These Ideas For Creating One!

 

Have you ever scrolled through a magazine and come across the most beautiful home? A lot of people presume that having a picture perfect home isn’t achievable, especially when life is so hectic. However, transforming your home into a beautiful, picture perfect space is doable. It’s not a case of making big changes either; it’s just about taking the time to take care of your home and keep it in good shape. Read more


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