If there’s one thing many people fail to mention about moving to a new house, buying a new house, or even renting a new place by yourself, it’s that the livability of a place goes far beyond the immediate aesthetic value of the place. Sure, you might find a house that looks great from the outset, but when you’re actually living in the place, there will be things that annoy you about it.… View Post

A Guide to finding the best tradesmen to …

A Guide to finding the best tradesmen to complete a job around the home

When hiring a tradesman to install new appliances, fix the stove, or repair your washer-dryer, you want to hire the best person for the job. So, how do you go about doing just that, without overpaying? Consider a few of these tips in this how-to guide, when you need to hire a local tradesman.… View Post

5 Questions to Ask When Buying Hardwood Flooring

5 Questions to Ask When Buying Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood floors can enhance your property looks, but it needs some specialty advice. Without professional help, you could be stranded. Finding a company that provides top notch hardwood flooring can be quite difficult. You would need experts and a reputable company to get it right.

Whether you are looking for solid oak flooring or the engineered variety, you will need experts from hardwood flooring companies. They can help you decide; but even then, there are certain questions you need to be asking.… View Post

Storage Hacks: Saving Space in 2018

Storage Hacks: Saving Space in 2018

With more and more people living in shared houses, the pressure is on to keep your life carefully organised and stored. It keeps your possessions spilling out into shared areas so they won’t get damaged or annoy fellow housemates, and well-organised storage is a boon when you come to move again.… View Post

Finishing Touches You Must Not Forget When Decorating

Finishing Touches You Must Not Forget When Decorating

We all want our homes to look as good as possible. The problem is that cash is tight, so a lot of us end up doing the decorating ourselves. For the most part, people make a great job of it. However, it can be hard to achieve the polished look that the professionals do. This is largely because we forget the finishing touches.… View Post

Increasing Your Home’s Living Space for Your …

Increasing Your Home’s Living Space for Your Growing Family

If you struggle to find enough space in your home, then you’re not alone. Many of us struggle to live comfortably within our homes, especially with a growing family. If you’ve got to the point where your home is feeling more like a storage facility and you’re struggling to enjoy family time, you may be considering your options. But if moving or carrying out major expansion work are out of the question, then what can you do to increase living space?… View Post

Making Your Bedroom A Fabulous Place To Be

Making Your Bedroom A Fabulous Place To Be

It is said that a change is as good as a rest, and this can mean the decorations in your home, especially the bedroom. If your décor is looking stale and old, then you should look to give your home a facelift and what better place to start than the bedroom! You do not need to spend a fortune on each room, and you can save money by doing all of the decorating yourself. There are a few details that you will need to work out first, and once these are done, you can start planning your new bedroom and make sure that it is a pleasant sanctuary within your home.… View Post

Money Saving Tips for Do-It-Yourself Home Projects

Money Saving Tips for Do-It-Yourself Home Projects

Some homeowners hire a contractor to complete various projects and renovations around the house, but others want to invest their own hard work and sweat into home improvements and upgrades. The simple act of doing the work yourself and eliminating the need to pay for labour expenses can save you a small fortune on your upgrades and renovations. However, you may be wondering if there are additional steps that you can take to renovate your space. These are some excellent money-saving ideas that are available to help you further reduce the cost of your various projects in the months to come.… View Post