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Clever ways to keep your house warmer in the winter

January 20, 2020
Woman thinking about clever ways to keep your house warmer in the winter

By Sally Norton   If you live in a place where you can experience real winter, or where it’s cold during at least a few months of the year, you probably switch your heating on somewhere around October and just keep it on until it gets warm enough to turn it off. However, as you probably already know, that is far from perfect when it comes to energy consumption. In fact, over 70 percent of your household energy goes on…

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7 Unconventional Ways to Decorate Your Home

January 16, 2020

By Dylan Bartlett   You don’t have to be an interior designer to be great at decorating. All it takes is a little courage and ingenuity to beautify your home. So take down your cliché décor and make the following changes. Here are seven unconventional ideas for your home’s interior!   1. Peel-and-Stick Backsplash An easy, fun way to decorate your kitchen or bathroom is with a peel-and-stick backsplash. It can give a whole new look to your space. Just…

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What To Do When You’re Locked Out Of Your House

December 9, 2019

By Patrick Adams   You come home tired as hell and you want to go to bed as quickly as possible but you just can’t find your keys. Then you realize that you’ve lost your keys and you’re locked out of your house. You go into panic mode and get stressed out and the situation is getting worse and worse. This sometimes happens to all of us and it will probably happen again. The important thing is not to panic…

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8 Home Projects to Revamp Your Home in the New Year

November 29, 2019

By Emma Williams   The New Year is coming! The season of warmth, gifts, Christmas songs, and a lot of delicious food! Your house is going to be full of people and Christmas decoration. After all this euphoria, removing Christmas tree, stockings, and Santa figurines can seem dispiriting since your house goes from a magical land to the boring everyday place. The good news is that this doesn’t have to be that scary. If your New Year’s resolution is to…

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5 Ways a Bidet Can Help the Environment

November 18, 2019

By Patrick Adams   Bidets are wonderful, useful things that should be used more often. People have this strange and erroneous notion, thinking that bidets are both unsanitary and luxurious at the same time. They are neither. A bidet is a much cleaner and more eco-friendly replacement when compared to regular toilets. They are very sanitary when used correctly, and are pretty easy to use in general. Furthermore, a bidet is relatively cheap, you can find it for excellent prices,…

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How to Beautify Your Home for Maximum Curb Appeal

October 24, 2019

By Dylan Bartlett   When you pull up to your home, does it have a welcoming look and feel? If you get a lackluster impression when you return from work or errands, you need to up your curb appeal. Many people mistakenly believe that beautifying their home only matters when it’s time to sell. Nonsense. Transforming your home’s outward appearance increases your property value and boosts your pride in ownership. Here’s what to do.     1. Clear Away Any…

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6 Stylish Ways to Transform Your Bedroom This Season

October 23, 2019

By Patrick Adams As time goes on, it’s pretty normal that a sort of ennui sets in when it comes to our own home. We get bored a bit with the same old thing. Sure, on one level this is the comfort that we get used to, comfort that is ever-present, a sense of security and safety is there just for us. And yet, we do get bored. So, why not change things up, at least a little? We suggest…

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Decor Tips: Make Summer Colorful

July 31, 2019

Purple Flowers. Image Credit The Princess and the Pickle     Summer is summer (unless you’re in the UK where…well… Summer got more rain than the whole year). So why not add a splash of color on those walls to add a bit of fun and brightness when those rainy days are in. I came across a brand in prints and very original designs called The Princess and The Pickle (fun name and promising) and they got a cute set…

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Tired of Plastic? Here are some alternatives to Daily Life

July 10, 2019

I have to be honest here: I want to exchange the plastic at my home, I really do! But I am in search for practical alternatives and to be even more honest: cheaper options. A whole range has been appearing of products to switch from plastic to more sustainable and eco friendly, but the fact is that they are Super expensive. And because of that, people will continue to use plastic as the cheaper and free alternative. Sorry but it’s…

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