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Renovation Tidy Tips To Keep Your Home Clean During The Chaos

Renovation Tidy Tips To Keep Your Home Clean During The Chaos

You’ll need good renovation tidy tips when you live in a home during a renovation. The excitement of having a new room or extension will fall short when you see the debris caused. Time for renovation tidy tips because it won’t only be the air that’s filled with excitement when you’re renovating. Your home will be filled with dust too. Not only in the air but all over your walls and floor too. Then there are other pieces of debris to consider, from wallpaper peelings to pieces of wood and plastic. Keeping your home clean and tidy won’t be an…

New Home Design: How To Achieve It Without Anxiety

New Home Design: How To Achieve It Without Anxiety

Finalising a new home design is one of the most exciting and also stress activating times with both feelings in equal measure. However, the excitement of your new home design should far outweigh the stress. So how can you achieve a beautiful new home design without the anxiety? Given just how important new home design is to one’s life, it is hardly surprising that it might be the kind of thing you want to get just right. After all, the last thing you want is to find yourself stuck without a home at all. Besides, living somewhere which doesn’t suit…

Pretty Beautiful Ideas for A Pretty Boring Home

Pretty Beautiful Ideas for A Pretty Boring Home

If you are a house and garden junkie, you’ll see some pretty beautiful ideas across magazines, Instagram and renovation shows. Seemingly miraculously, pretty boring homes are turned into pretty beautiful spaces. And you want your house to look like that too, right? Here’s how. As an award-winning interior designer in Adelaide, I work with clients who want to make big changes to their home. They look at the homes of their friends and then become more critical of their own. Turning a home into something more eye-catching and modern is something that everyone wants to do. Especially in Australia, we…

The Quick And Easy Ways You Can Modernise Your Home

The Quick And Easy Ways You Can Modernise Your Home

We spend a lot of money on our homes. It is, of course, the biggest purchase we can make in our lifetime. However, sometimes we can only afford to buy the property, and then have to wait until we save before we can make some home improvements. Modernise your home now with these quick and easy tips. In some cases, many homes that are bought need a little bit of modernising here and there. With that in mind, here are some of the quick and easy ways you can add a modern touch to your home, without it breaking the…

Your Best Stress-Free Squad for Moving House

Your Best Stress-Free Squad for Moving House

Kim Kardashian may have a Glam Squad, however the new buzz is for a Stress-Free Squad. Your Stress-Free Squad are the people and professionals you trust to help you through stressful times. And moving house is one of the most stressful activities for many people. But it doesn’t have to be that way. No matter what precautions you take, it’s important to keep in mind that there will be some level of stress when you move. When you’re navigating such a big move, it’s impossible that there won’t be at least a little! However, there are things you can do…

How To Check If Your Home Removal Company Is The Best

How To Check If Your Home Removal Company Is The Best

Finding a reputable home removal company can be the most stressful part of moving house. Use this checklist to ensure you use a company that will take the very best care of your valuables… and you. There is much to consider when you’re moving home. You have to think about when, where, and how you’re going to move. On top of that, you need to know who is a reputable home removal company. Looking into using a professional removal service can definitely help to ease the stress of moving. However, there are some things to take into consideration when choosing…

Home Moving Tips for a Stress-Free Relocation

Home Moving Tips for a Stress-Free Relocation

One of the most stressful times in life is home moving. There are many factors to consider, and it can cause sleepless nights while you prepare. There is a great deal of work involved in managing the home moving process, from hunting down your new home to packing up all of your possessions and then finally moving. There may be complications along the way, and you may need to make contingency plans for when things go wrong. However, with careful planning and a good use of your time, it is possible for home moving to be relatively stress-free.  3 Key…

Planet Saving Interior Design Ideas for a Sustainable Future

Planet Saving Interior Design Ideas for a Sustainable Future

Interior design ideas that help preserve the planet are more popular than ever before. If you want to make some changes in your home, chances are, you’re looking to be eco-friendly with your new look. As climate change becomes a reality we’re confronted with every day, the obvious decision is to become more eco-friendly in every area of our lives. As a community of home lovers, we seek interior design ideas that are sustainable, green or energy efficient. Here are some tips on how to transform your home into a green paradise. Planet Saving Interior Design Ideas – Use Natural…

Moving House Mistakes and How To Avoid Them

Moving House Mistakes and How To Avoid Them

Moving house mistakes are common because moving house isn’t always a straightforward undertaking. While many people believe that you have to simply pack up your belongings and transport them to your new home, the reality is much more complicated. There are many decisions that must be made throughout the moving process, as well as details to consider and plan. If even one step goes wrong, you could be faced with a very stressful experience. This is why it’s so important that you don’t make any moving house mistakes. With that in mind, here are twelve huge ones you must avoid…

Saving The Hassle Of Moving Into A New Place

Saving The Hassle Of Moving Into A New Place

While all of us know that moving to a new place is often exciting, it’s not always the most pleasurable idea. But why is this? Largely, because we know that this will often be quite a stressful time. Not only do we have to start from scratch in a new environment, but we also have to take part in all the menial work to develop our home and ensure everything is to our tastes. In other words, as fun as this is, it can be stressful. Saving the hassle of moving into a new place might become necessary if we’re…

The Importance of Proper Waste Disposal

The Importance of Proper Waste Disposal

Waste disposal isn’t a pretty or sexy subject when it comes to an interior design blog. However, if you want to live in a beautiful home on a beautiful planet, then your waste disposal regime is vital. Here’s what may happen if you DON’T take charge of your own waste disposal. It ain’t pretty. Imagine one house’s exterior looks pristine—manicured lawns, well-designed patio, even a newly added water feature to increase the property value. The interior is no push-over as well: great layout, updated appliances, spacious floor area. It looks and feels like the perfect house, and it could be,…

7 Ways To Create A Greener Home… environmentally that is

7 Ways To Create A Greener Home… environmentally that is

We are very privileged to live in a world that we do today. However, having a greener home is more necessary than ever. We can use the energy around us to drive, to make things, to enjoy light when it should be dark. We get to build houses rapidly so that we all have somewhere beautiful to live. But it has to be greener and more sustainable. The thing is, the lifestyle that we keep is more important than you think, and a lifestyle that maximizes being eco-friendly? That’s just a must today. Our world is filled with natural beauty,…

Understanding What Burglar Alarms Need To Do

Understanding What Burglar Alarms Need To Do

Burglar alarms have become an integral component in most homes. People recognise that the need to protect their assets is unfortunately more important than ever before. Thankfully, the security industry has evolved over the past few years. Burglar alarms are more than capable of matching up to the changing needs in the industry. An alarm system has always been the first and most important product people look towards. It alerts people of danger and warns off intruders; the perfect combination.   Burglar alarms must warn and deter When burglar alarms were first introduced the main focus centred on the alerting process….

10 Easy Home Security Tips To Keep Your Family Safe

10 Easy Home Security Tips To Keep Your Family Safe

The house you live in is much more than just a building to rest your head. It should also act as a retreat, protecting you from all of the bad that goes on in the rest of the world. When you move into a new home, you want it to feel just as safe and secure as the old one. This is where home security comes in. Although decorating your house is more fun than defending it, the latter should always come first. A new burglary occurs every few minutes, after all. To protect your new property and your family,…

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…