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Repair and Cleaning Tips To Keep Your Home Fabulous

Repair and Cleaning Tips To Keep Your Home Fabulous

It’s the regular repair and cleaning of your home that keeps it in top condition. Most people would say that they want a clean, fresh-smelling home.  How can you keep the place looking and feeling as good as possible all the time? These are repair and cleaning questions that most homeowners ask themselves at least once in their lives. Lucky for them, there are always easy ways to keep your home in top-notch condition! Repair All Damages Repairing all damages is essential because it will prevent other problems from occurring and keep your home looking great! For example, you may…

Why You Shouldn’t Save Your Seasonal Cleaning for Spring

Why You Shouldn’t Save Your Seasonal Cleaning for Spring

There’s something about the freshness and beauty of new life and temperate weather that just cheers the soul. For many, with the cheer of spring comes spring cleaning. But why leave seasonal cleaning until Spring? That’s right, the dive into the home you’ve been holed up in all winter to scrub, organise, and empty it of the dust and debris that has accumulated. This year, though, rather than relegating your cleaning to spring, consider doing your seasonal cleaning right now!  Time is Relative Depending on where you live, you may have been stuck inside for way longer than a typical…

Why Is There So Much Dust In My Home?

Why Is There So Much Dust In My Home?

Do you question why there is so much dust in your home? You’re not alone. There are numerous reasons why dust could be getting into your home from pets to ill-fitting doors and windows. Sure, you need to focus on your external cleanliness, however, it’s imperative to remember the inside of your home too. Most of all, don’t let too much dust settle in your home, because you could be coughing up a storm later!  Perhaps you know there is much dust in your house already, especially if you’re forever wiping up particles. If you’re wondering where it all comes…

House Moving Stress And How To Avoid It

House Moving Stress And How To Avoid It

House moving stress is so common yet there are ways to avoid it… or at least minimise it. These five expert tips will help you to plan your move and reduce the stress. Moving house is one of the most stressful things that you’ll ever have to do in your life. Thankfully, it is generally not something that we need to do very often. But if you’re coming up to a point in your life when you need to move, you may be worried about how it will all go. Stress can creep in very early in a move and…

A Tidier Home With Three Simple Tips

A Tidier Home With Three Simple Tips

If you think you need a tidier home, then the good news is that there are plenty of ways to make sure that this happens. A tidier home is always within reach if you’re prepared to take some action. It’s not going to happen without some planning and work. Depending on your starting point, the work required to have a tidier home may be less or more. In this post, we will help you by taking a look at some expert tips on exactly how you can create a tidy home. These tips should generally help you to do that…

Major Decluttering – Scary, But Necessary

Major Decluttering – Scary, But Necessary

Major decluttering can feel a little scary. That’s because you’re on the cusp of potentially chucking out thousands of dollars worth of possessions in the name of making things tidier. It’s a big deal.  All sorts of thoughts race through your mind when you embark upon a major decluttering project. For instance, you worry that you’ll accidentally throw something out you’ll need in the future. And you regret the fact that you’ve spent hard earned money to buy things that you ultimately don’t use.  The trick is to push through these feelings and just get on with the job. Often,…

Why Less Furniture Is Sometimes More

Why Less Furniture Is Sometimes More

Less is more. When it comes to having less furniture, less jewellery, fewer clothes and a de-cluttered home, less is more holds true. But why? As a nation, we love to pack every corner of our homes with furniture. But the truth is that it doesn’t always serve our interior design ambitions. In fact, an excess of furniture can get in the way of achieving the rooms you want. The good news, though, is that there are several solutions. Here’s why less furniture is sometimes more.  Less Furniture Is More Attractive To Home Buyers When prospective buyers arrive at your…

Don’t Begin Home Cleaning Until These 4 Vital Tasks Are Complete

Don’t Begin Home Cleaning Until These 4 Vital Tasks Are Complete

Before you can successfully begin home cleaning, there are four crucial tasks to complete. You’ll find that these expert tips will save you time and deliver a cleaner home. Bring it on.  Set out your home cleaning tasks first Just like any project, when home cleaning, you need to have a focus. Otherwise, it’s all too easy to become distracted, or even hyper-focused on getting one part of your home perfect.  With that in mind, be sure to make a note of what you want to complete when you clean. Reorder the tasks with the most urgent first, then if…

Four Signs You Might Need To Declutter Your Home

Four Signs You Might Need To Declutter Your Home

Do you need to declutter your home? Sometimes we can let our homes get overrun with clutter. However, that’s normal because we’re all hoarders to some degree. But how can you get it under control? What we bring into our home needs to be valuable to us and bring more value in our lives. If it’s not, then it’s likely to be clutter that you need to remove. Here are four signs that you might need to declutter your home. You Struggle To See Floor Space If you’ve forgotten what floor colour of a room looks like, chances are, you’ve…

Easy Decluttering… without any Japanese Influence

Easy Decluttering… without any Japanese Influence

Easy decluttering isn’t necessarily what you’ll get if you follow the specific advise of a popular Japanese guru. In my mind, some of Marie Kondo’s ideas are a bit too tough and minimalist. So how can decluttering your home be easy and sustainable? Decluttering your home helps to declutter your mind. If you arrive home from work only to be greeted by mountains of clutter, then consider streamlining your environment. Easy decluttering will make you feel more human and able to tackle hard tasks. Shifting clutter from your home to a rubbish bin or donation station WILL make you feel…

5 Sources Of Hidden Bacteria Around Your Home

5 Sources Of Hidden Bacteria Around Your Home

Hidden bacteria isn’t as sexy as writing about gorgeous interiors. However, to have a happy, stylish and gorgeous home you must have a clean and bacteria-controlled home too. Here’s how. Keeping your home clean is important because it creates a relaxing, welcoming atmosphere and it also helps to protect your health. If you don’t clean properly, there will be hidden bacteria that may make you very sick. Most of us know this and that’s why we make an effort to keep the house tidy and clean. But is it really as clean as you think it is? There are a…

How To Make Visiting Guests Feel Right At Home

How To Make Visiting Guests Feel Right At Home

If you are having visiting guests you will understand more than anyone how important it is to make them feel at home. You want them to feel completely comfortable and you need them to know that you are happy to accommodate them. Make Room for Visiting Guests The first thing that you need to do is make room for their belongings. You want them to feel as though they can put their items down without having to move things around. If you want to do this effectively then it helps to clear out a drawer or even a section in…

Why Cleaning Not Renovating May Be An Alternative

Why Cleaning Not Renovating May Be An Alternative

Cleaning not renovating could be the ideal solution for renters and those on a tiny budget. It’s actually quite amazing what you can achieve with a little know-how and elbow grease. Cleaning not renovating isn’t what most of us think about when our homes start to look tired. The majority of us will turn to redecorating. It can see us kissing goodbye to tired flooring and furniture which has seen better days. But, is a total redo always the best way to deal with a tired room? When you operate like this, after all, you’re going to need to decorate…

5 Quick and Easy Home Moving Tips

5 Quick and Easy Home Moving Tips

These 5 home moving tips will help you to be organised and less stress when your moving house. It’s a lot of upheaval so it’s best to be prepared and start planning early. Home moving is an incredibly stressful process and whether you’re completely new to moving house or you’ve done it a million times before – it never gets easier. There are so many things you need to remember to do and no matter how well you do them, it always seems as though something goes wrong. To help you avoid the stress of a home removal, I’ve put…

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…