The Home Maintenance Checklist To Tackle Every Month

The Home Maintenance Checklist To Tackle Every Month

If you’re a homeowner who’s responsible for fixing up your own place, maintenance jobs probably take up a good portion of your time. But what if you could get through them all in the space of a day every single month? That would save you a lot of hours, wouldn’t it? Well, we’ve got some good news. The list below is a checklist for the most important monthly maintenance jobs to go through – follow it when you’re tired of lugging a toolbox around! Pexels Image – CC0 Licence Are the Pipes Blocked? You won’t know until the toilet or…

Best Gentle Ways to Work Out Without Injury

Best Gentle Ways to Work Out Without Injury

Being able to move your body and work it out is an exciting thing to do if you are capable of doing it. Workouts don’t have to be sweaty or fast-paced, and they don’t have to make you feel like you’re in pain either. A workout is supposed to make you feel good about your body. It’s not supposed to leave you feeling as if you never want to see the inside of a gym again.  The thing is, most people think about workouts and they think about high intensity and high impact workouts like HIIT workouts or running. But…

5 Things You Need To Know Before Starting DIY at Home

5 Things You Need To Know Before Starting DIY at Home

DIY is becoming increasingly popular with homeowners and renters alike to beat the cost of living crisis, help them design their own homes in the way they want without the considerable expense of hiring contractors, and help people learn new skills that can be used in many aspects of life. Statistics show that 73% of millennials are DIYers, and around 3 in 4 people who try their hand at home renovation tasks are homeowners. With this in mind, read on for tips on making the most of your DIY experience so it doesn’t become a disaster worthy of its own…

How To Turn Your Home Into A Peaceful Retreat

How To Turn Your Home Into A Peaceful Retreat

Is your home a peaceful retreat? There’s no debate to be had: your property should be your favourite place on earth. After all, think about how much time, effort, and money it took to get your hands on the keys: it’s fair that you should have some pretty high standards for your home! Your property should tick all kinds of boxes. It should be functional. It should be fun. And it should be relaxing and a peaceful retreat. It’s this last one that we’re going to focus on in today’s blog post. If your home is a peaceful retreat, then…

Design Tips That’ll Make Your Home More Accessible

Design Tips That’ll Make Your Home More Accessible

What does the word ‘accessibility’ mean to you? It might give you an image of gently sloping ramps and wide door frames, as well as elevator access and countertops that sit at a lower level. Just little changes in infrastructure that make the world more equal and accessible.  But while all of these things are excellent for accommodating people who need support, what’s it got to do with your home? Well, if you’ve got a disabled friend or relative, or you’re living with a chronic condition that affects your mobility, accessible design tricks could go a long way to help! …

3 Key Checks To Perform Before Beginning A New Home Development

3 Key Checks To Perform Before Beginning A New Home Development

You’re planning a new home development and it’s getting to the point where you’re ready to set things in motion. You’ve sorted out a budget, drawn up diagrams and are very excited to begin.  Before you jump the gun, be aware of a few key checks you should perform. You need to do these for any home development that requires a lot of building work. It could be a new outdoor extension, a large-scale renovation or a completely new home build itself. Either way, be sure you check these three things to avoid any complications:  Building Codes Building codes are…

Why It’s Always Best To Get Help When You Want To Get Healthy 

Why It’s Always Best To Get Help When You Want To Get Healthy 

If you want to get healthy that’s a great thing. It’s something that many people should do if they want to live happier, longer lives. But where do you start? Whether you’re looking to shed a few pounds, increase your overall fitness level, or you’re managing a chronic condition, making the decision to get healthy is always positive.  The issue is that going it alone can be a challenge or even feel impossible, and you might not get the best results if you get started at all. With that in mind, keep reading for some of the best reasons why…

How To Get Back To Normal After A Home Renovation

How To Get Back To Normal After A Home Renovation

A home renovation has a lot to answer for! Sure, you get a brand new room from the conversion or you get an extension on the side of your house that gives you a lot of lovely new space. However, you now have to settle back in, clean up, and try to take care of your home renovation investment. It’s a lot of work after all the work you’ve done already! So if you’re in need of a bit of help right now, we’ve got a few tips to check out down below.  Do a Spring Clean A spring clean…

The Best Eco-friendly Exterior Upgrades for Your Home

The Best Eco-friendly Exterior Upgrades for Your Home

To make a home greener, you should make upgrades inside, right? Actually, if you really want to create a home that’s kind to the environment, you should start by thinking about the exterior upgrades. Exterior upgrades have the potential to make the whole home more sustainable. The right home updates that will help to improve the overall carbon footprint of your property. Both big and small projects are available to help you make your home greener than ever. Try these upgrades for a better home without a negative environmental impact. Update Your Roof The roof on any building makes a…

Why And How You Should Boost Your Confidence

Why And How You Should Boost Your Confidence

Do you struggle with low levels of confidence? Are you actively seeking ways to boost your confidence? You’re far from alone here. Millions of people across the country and indeed the world struggle to find confidence in the way they look, what they can offer, and who they are. There are various reasons why you might struggle with ways to boost your confidence. These can be rooted deep in your path or they could be elements that are currently impacting your life on a daily basis. Before we get into the causes of low confidence as well as the possible…

Tips For Choosing The Perfect Home 

Tips For Choosing The Perfect Home 

No matter whether the perfect home you are planning to buy is big or small, there are several key things to bear in mid to avoid making a serious purchasing mistake. And some of our tips may be things you haven’t thought of. Here’s a look at the most important things you need to consider when buying a the perfect home for you and your lifestyle. Create a Wish List You must create a wish list for the things you want to have in your dream home. Include all the things you have ever dreamed of in a home.  Even…

6 Crucial Steps To Improve The Family Home

6 Crucial Steps To Improve The Family Home

The family home is your castle and the place you should feel the safest and happiest. Do you feel calm and happy when you walk through your front door? If not, there are a few ways to ensure your home really is your castle. Are you thinking about making changes to your property? If so, then you might be interested in exploring ways that you can improve it for your family. There are lots of steps that are worth considering here which could be worth both your time and money. Here are some of the key examples that we recommend…

Easy Ways To Upgrade Your Garden

Easy Ways To Upgrade Your Garden

When it comes to home maintenance, your garden is often ignored in favor of interior projects. However, whether you’re trying to increase the value of your home or hosting a dinner party – there are many benefits associated with showing this space some TLC!  After all, the nicer your garden is, the more inclined you’ll be to spend time outside – which is good for both your physical and mental health. For example, not only can it reduce feelings of stress and anxiety, but one study found that “just 30 minutes of outdoor time could lower blood pressure by almost…

9 Tips To Promote Wellness In Your Home

9 Tips To Promote Wellness In Your Home

Have you ever considered how to promote wellness in your home? You can leverage your home to gain wonderful health benefits AND have a stylish home. Designing a wellness-centred environment can improve your physical, psychological and emotional welfare. It’s worth noting that wellness in your home should include things that allow you to feel more relaxed and get closer to nature. There are several ideas to enhance wellness in your home with very little effort. Here are nine simple ways worth considering. Design a kitchen that makes healthy meal preparation easy Indeed, your kitchen is among the most essential rooms…

3 Tips That Will Help You To Dress More Confidently

3 Tips That Will Help You To Dress More Confidently

Experimenting with clothing is something that many find difficult, however it may help you to dress more confidently. Confidence with your look goes a long way to overall confidence… and happiness. You’re putting yourself in a new light, and others aren’t always going to expect to see you that way – and it can look particularly surprising when you see yourself that way. With that said, surprising isn’t always a bad thing, and you might learn to love different styles that you’ve never tried before. The main thing that tends to hold people back is confidence. It’s easy to feel…