Will You Be Saving Money If You Move House?

Will You Be Saving Money If You Move House?

Saving money is a priority for most people especially where buying or renting a home is concerned. If there is a positive side to the stress and expense of moving house, I’m sure you’ll want to hear about it. Are you saving money to rent or buy a home? It’s easy to assume that because renting or buying your first home was such an expense, that moving to another home is going to be the same. Although the mental stress might definitely be the same, it doesn’t mean that your bank account has to suffer. Yes, you might need some…

Tackling Stress When You Are Faced With Big Life Events

Tackling Stress When You Are Faced With Big Life Events

Tackling stress isn’t necessarily intuitive. Depending on many factors, including childhood development, tackling stress can be extremely difficult for many people. So I’ve identified some stress triggers and ways of coping. There are a few events in life that have a considerable stress tax attached. There’s even a scale attached to tackling stress, called the Holmes and Rahe stress scale. It also goes into details like – can your stressful life events predict your future illness? In their research, while pulling data, they found links so strong that they were able to rank things from the most stressful to the…

Job Interview Tips To Help You Nail That Job

Job Interview Tips To Help You Nail That Job

If you have an up-and-coming job interview, then you will know how important it is to make a good first impression. You may feel as though you have a lot on the line and that one interview could potentially change the entire course of your future. If you want to get some tips that will help you to really nail that job interview, then you can find out whatever you need to know, right here. Be Prepared for Your Job Interview This may seem obvious, but it is so important that you prepare yourself. Spend your time researching the company…

Home Building Anatomy… from the ground up

Home Building Anatomy… from the ground up

Yes, home building anatomy is a ‘thing’. Because building your own home could be one of the biggest projects in your life. So the path to success needs structure and rules… just like the anatomy of your own body. Building your own home will certainly always be rewarding… if not a little challenging. So our home building anatomy will guide you through the initial steps to start your build. The idea of being able to control what your dream home looks like from start to finish is always amazing. It will allow you to add the elements which you love…

A Practical Kitchen. How to Make Yours Function Better

A Practical Kitchen. How to Make Yours Function Better

A practical kitchen is important if you love cooking. Your kitchen should serve your needs and become a hub for great conversation and great food. So how can you make your kitchen as practical as it can be? As the heart of your home, a practical kitchen will be a space that works with your lifestyle, entertaining and family needs. So I’ve prepared a few tips on how to make the most out of your daily routine and save time on preparing meals, too. Declutter The best chefs work in a clean and organized environment. Stop spending half of your…

How to Set Up a Membership Site from Home

How to Set Up a Membership Site from Home

Being a freelancer is a great flexible career, but sooner or later you will reach your full capacity, and end up looking for more opportunities to grow your business. You can choose to set up your own company and employ people, or carry on running your business from home, and set up a membership site. Instantly add to your residual income, and earn more without having to put more hours into your business. Below you will find a few tips on how to set one up. Focus On Your Skills and Experience Setting up a membership site is not for…

Preparing To Look After Older Relatives

Preparing To Look After Older Relatives

When you want to look after the people who are closest to you throughout the years, it is important to truly to think about all things they did for you when they were in their prime. Our parents, aunts and uncles and grandparents all spent a lot of time and effort to make us happy. They made sure we were healthy when we were young, and eventually it becomes our turn to do the same for them. Today, we are looking at some of the ways you can prepare to look after your older relatives this year. Make their home…

Fixer Upper Fundamentals You Can’t Afford To Overlook

Fixer Upper Fundamentals You Can’t Afford To Overlook

Fixer Upper is one of my favourite renovation shows. However, Chip and Joanna are real professionals. And even they admit to some mistakes. So here are a couple of fixer upper fundamentals you MUST consider when renovating. The emergence of a raft of property makeover TV shows has made buying a fixer upper to renovate and sell for a profit seem like childs play. While the reality is much tougher, especially with the stagnation of the housing market, there is still money to be made from property. If you have some cash languishing in a savings account, you might be…

Home Buying Warning Signs To Watch Out For

Home Buying Warning Signs To Watch Out For

Home buying warning signs are those things that make you feel uneasy but you’re not sure why. When it comes to making such a major decision, it’s wise to take note of some common home buying warning signs. Buying a home is by far one of the most exciting things that you can do with your time. It gives you the chance to get onto the property ladder in a climate where that’s only becoming more difficult. It also means that you and your family are able to find a place to settle down and really call your own. However,…

The Rules for New Year House Fitness

The Rules for New Year House Fitness

New Year house fitness is about getting your home in shape for 2019. Now that the festive season is over, you are likely to have set some new year’s resolutions – yet, achieving these resolutions can be a lot easier to attain when you are operating from a  calm and ordered home. Many of us are looking to get our bodies in shape. However, it can pay to get your house in shape too, with some New Year house fitness rules. As the saying goes “tidy house tidy mind”. So if you’re looking to achieve some major goals, it can…

Three Home Improvements That Add Great Value

Three Home Improvements That Add Great Value

2019 is fast approaching. Many of us are looking for ways to improve our lives when we turn the fresh page of a new year. But how about some home improvements value as well? Now, many of our resolutions focus on ourselves. But you might want to consider prioritising your property with this year’s resolutions. No matter how much you may love where you live, there’s always room for home improvements value! So, here are just a few home additions that you might want to consider incorporating into your property in the near future! A Garage or Carport If you…

Planning Your Spring Garden In Advance

Planning Your Spring Garden In Advance

Planning your Spring garden gives you a focus away from the chills of winter. Before long, you’ll be seeing yourself picking Spring flowers and sipping wine in the sun. So while you’re deep in the winter period, take the opportunity to plan just how you’re going to improve your home in 2019. There’s nothing quite like the procession of Spring with its blooming beauty and brilliance. So perhaps this can be the best place to start. Spring is often the time to commit to deep household cleansing and throwing out old junk. Adding decorative efforts to that list can just…

Is Your Living Room Ready To Fight The Chill?

Is Your Living Room Ready To Fight The Chill?

Is your living room ready to fight the good fight against winter chills? Autumn is coming to an end for some of our readers. And with that comes wind, rain and, most of all, the cold. It’s time to batten down the hatches, put on the woolly protective gear and prepare for a battle against winter. Being living room ready means beating the winter blues and having a wonderfully warm and cozy time. Your living room is going to be your headquarters throughout the gloom, so here’s how you get it in fighting condition. Being Living Room Ready #1: Reinforce…

Driveway Beauty: How To Make It Welcoming

Driveway Beauty: How To Make It Welcoming

Driveway beauty is an integral part of your curb appeal and the welcoming vibe of your home. It’s not just a space for parking cars; it’s also an indication of the home beyond. Many home owners neglect driveway beauty. They’ll tend to put all their decorating and design focus inside the house, or in the back garden. However, your driveway is the only area of your home that all people will see, and the first thing visitors and guests will experience. Whether you plan to stay or sell, the driveway beauty that greets everyone needs all the love and attention…

How To Create A Water Responsible Home

How To Create A Water Responsible Home

Most of us are concerned about our impact on the environment these days and we try to do whatever we can to reduce it. There are all sorts of things you can do like changing your eating habits and only buying products that are produced in a responsible way. But it’s the home that takes the biggest toll on the environment. Your home uses so much energy and most of that energy probably comes from unsustainable sources so going green at home is essential if you’re concerned about the environment. That means cutting down on your electricity consumption and maybe…