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DIY Home Refreshers Achievable This Weekend

DIY Home Refreshers Achievable This Weekend

DIY home refreshers will make you feel as though you’re living in a new house. Try these four easy ways to refresh your home… all achievable this weekend. It’s common for people to become a little bored with their homes. After a while, it can feel like we’re going from room to room on autopilot; we don’t even notice all the small details that were once hand chosen with such care. Sometimes, this boredom with our surroundings makes us think about switching up our surroundings and moving somewhere new, but really, this would be a dramatic reaction to what is…

Weekend Projects: Five Easy Projects for You to Try

Weekend Projects: Five Easy Projects for You to Try

Weekend projects are those fabulously quick activities that will help create a more functional and stylish home. You don’t have to commit to weeks and months; you only need to spend a few hours or a whole day. Easy. No matter how big your home is, you can always find something to do around it – fixing things here and there might seem like a boring and menial task, but it’s actually the only way to make sure your home is always taken care of. These tasks don’t have to be too time-consuming or hard, and you can even handle…

Home Management: Tips for A Smooth Running Home

Home Management: Tips for A Smooth Running Home

Home management is a crucial component of modern living. From singles to families, the ability to efficiently organise your home gives you more leisure time and a stress-free mindset. So how can you get into the groove? Your home is your castle and the place in which you should feel the most relaxed. Efficient home management will help you to get important things done. So you can confidently slip into a warm bubble bath with a face mask and a glass of wine knowing everything is done. Your home is a lot of things to you so keeping it running effectively…

Saving Time During The Week – Is It Possible?

Saving Time During The Week – Is It Possible?

Saving time seems like an impossibility when our lives just seem to be getting busier. There are only 24 hours in a day. However, you can use those 24 hours to be more productive and ‘less busy’ than you are now. Running around during the week and not saving time seems like the practical reality of millions of people. Everyone has responsibilities, and seemingly little time to take care of them all. It can be quite tiring to keep up, but if you plan your time well, it’s possible to do. Some people are more than happy to give up…

Children Vs A Clean Home – This Is How You Can Have Both

Children Vs A Clean Home – This Is How You Can Have Both

A clean home is a happy home, right? Well it ought to be because clutter and dirt can do your head in. But when you are a busy parent trying to keep a happy clean home, can your kids be sabotaging you? Many parents think that they have to give up a clean home as soon as they welcome their first child. After all, babies and young children are known for being exceptionally messy, and they don’t exactly go hand-in-hand with neat and tidy interiors. You will find that their sticky hands get everywhere and, as soon as they are…

3 Storage Solutions To Create More Space

3 Storage Solutions To Create More Space

Storage solutions on Pinterest will keep you occupied and inspired for hours. But who has the time? What you need are 3 storage solutions you can handle right now… and leave Pinterest for a relax and a glass of wine. When it comes to clever storage solutions, there are many that you might not have thought about. If you’re like me, you’ll start thinking about storage solutions when you need more space and your home feels cluttered. So with that in mind, I picked three good storage solutions to get you started. For more, check out this great Pinterest page….

From Mess To Impress With 7 Best Ideas

From Mess To Impress With 7 Best Ideas

I wish going from mess to impress was as easy as Samantha twitching her nose and, miraculously, the house is perfect. Dream on. In reality, keeping a decluttered home takes a little more work. Mess is something that you just have to deal with. As much as you try to keep your home clean and tidy, mess will eventually find its way into your there. And it can wreak havoc on the stylish and relaxed atmosphere you have tried so hard to cultivate. While it makes sense to clean up a little and often, sometimes the mess will just continue…

Christmas Countdown: Is Your Home Ready for The Holidays?

Christmas Countdown: Is Your Home Ready for The Holidays?

It’s official, December is here, and now the Christmas countdown can really begin! While Christmas is still a few weeks away, you can guarantee they’ll fly by in a haze of present buying and festive dinners and parties. If you’re hosting Christmas this year or plan on having some visitors, you’ll want to make sure that your home is ready in plenty of time. Ready to tackle that Christmas countdown to do list? Here are some handy tips on getting your home ready for Christmas. Clear the cupboards Cooking and preparing food over Christmas is stressful enough in itself, without…

Organisational Tips: Protecting Your Keepsakes From Harm

Organisational Tips: Protecting Your Keepsakes From Harm

Keeping organised is always a good idea, it can help you stay calm and enable you to put your hands on any item you need with ease. However, sometimes in our enthusiasm for having a place for everything we can forget organisational tips to ensure proper protection for our valuable and sentimental items. That may mean they age more quickly or are damaged while being stored. This is, of course, completely contrary to the idea of tucking them away for safe keeping in the first place. Luckily, it can be avoided if you follow the organisational tips below. Organisational Tips…

Essential Cleaning Tips When Moving Out

Essential Cleaning Tips When Moving Out

Essential cleaning isn’t only for when you are moving house. But that’s the only time you’ll have every room completely clear of furniture. When you’re moving home, leaving the property in spotless condition is best. If you rent, it will be a condition of your tenancy that you tidy up with essential cleaning for floors, walls, and storage places. If you own your home, it’s a courtesy to the new owners to ensure they can move into a clean and tidy property. Once you’ve cleared out any furniture and other items you own, it probably already looks pretty clean. But…

17 Junk Hoarding Hiding Places To Clean Out

17 Junk Hoarding Hiding Places To Clean Out

Junk hoarding can actually be very bad for your health, never mind about your home space. Why? Because living with clutter can lead to feelings of being overwhelmed which leads to a lack of productivity. Really, junk hoarding can do all that? Most of us are planning a tidy-up and clean-out at some point in the near future. It’s just so easy to hoard! If your cupboards and drawers are full of chaos, it’s definitely time to get rid of your junk. Still, sentiment can get in the way, and when do we ever have time for it? Here are…

Allergen-Free : Make Your House Mite-Y Again

Allergen-Free : Make Your House Mite-Y Again

An allergen-free home is vital for many home swellers who suffer from mild to severe allergies. And in this modern world there are all sorts of home-based causes. There are more potential allergens in the air now than ever before. We have so many toxins enter our body during the day that it can be very hard to get back to a balanced level of health and be allergen-free. You might think that your home is the one place that is completely allergen-free. However you may be surprised to know that your house contains more allergens than you realize. So,…

Downsizing Is One Size That Fits All

Downsizing Is One Size That Fits All

Downsizing is the new upsizing as rampant consumerism makes way for more care, less glitz, and a return to less opulent values. Once upon a time (not too long ago) upsizing was a natural part of life’s order. The more you earned the more you owned. How times have changed; now downsizing is all the rage with tiny homes and Scandi-inspired minimalism. Moving from a palatial space in the country to a city condo, owning a home to suit your needs and not a home where you have to fill it with stuff. Embracing the minimalist movement or finally making…

Floor Cleaning and Protection Tips for Every Surface

Floor Cleaning and Protection Tips for Every Surface

Floor cleaning and protection is part on the ongoing maintenance of your home. No matter how hard you try, you’ll always bring in some dirt and grime on your shoes to the inside of your home. This dirt eventually spreads out, accumulates on your floors and causes potential damage. So, if you want to protect your floors and keep your home clean, you must learn proper floor cleaning methods for specific surfaces and how to maintain them. This will save you a lot of money and time on renovations. Since every type of flooring needs to be cleaned, maintained and…

Common Wall Art Mistakes & How To Avoid Them

Common Wall Art Mistakes & How To Avoid Them

Wall art mistakes are often made innocently enough. I mean, you just hang a picture right? Well, there’s the right way… and the wrong way. If you want ‘home beautiful’ then you need five wall art tips. The necessity of wall art for good interior design is absolute but many people still make simple wall art mistakes. Without some form of artwork, a room will look bare and minimal – and not in the tasteful, Scandi-style way. It’ll be more like the “bare, unfinished, and neglected” style, which it’s fair to say is one that few of us wish to…