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Sustainable Home Improvement Ideas to Try Out

June 10, 2021

If you’re embarking on a home renovation, you may want to consider eco-friendly solutions instead of conventional building practices. Sustainable choices keep your household healthy and help you save more. A BLP survey revealed that 78% of Brits would buy a home based on its environmentally friendly attributes. Therefore, going green will increase your home value should you decide to sell it. That said, here are some sustainable home improvement ideas to try out.    Embrace sustainable landscaping  Sustainable landscaping-…

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5 Easy Tips to Create a More Relaxing Home Environment

June 2, 2021

It has been a year since the way we live changed globally. Through all these months, we have had to stay at home to prevent this pandemic from continuing to grow, entire families have had to adapt to working and studying from home. Faced with this unexpected change, many of us have had to adapt spaces in our homes to establish offices, school classrooms, and home gyms.  Before 2020 it was easy to differentiate between office time and time at…

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4 Inspiring Home Renovation Ideas on a Budget

June 1, 2021

Your home desperately needs a renovation but you have a limited budget to make it happen? Look no further because we’re here to help you out! Here are four inspiring home renovation ideas that won’t break the bank, so stay with us and keep on reading. Just check them out and get down to business right away!   Refresh your walls with a fresh coat of paint Needless to say, refreshing your walls is one of the easiest and most…

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Making Your Home Energy Efficient and Saving Money

June 1, 2021

Have you thought about how energy efficient your home is these days? Even if you live in a newly built home it might be lacking in energy efficiency, something you can fix with the ideas below. If you fit solar panels to your roof, install double glazing, energy-efficient light bulbs and use spray foam insulation you will notice a significant reduction in your annual energy costs.    Solar roof technology  The sun is a bountiful source of energy that can…

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How to Soundproof Your Home

June 1, 2021

Let’s face it: your home is your escape from the world and is a comforting sanctuary in an otherwise busy and chaotic world. It’s the one safe place you can always go, and it’s somewhere that you can reliably experience blissful peace. The trouble is, some people’s homes aren’t quite the fortresses of solitude they expect. That’s because some properties experience high levels of traffic noise from adjacent roads, along with the sounds caused by people and even animals outdoors.…

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How To Keep Food Fresher For Longer In The Fridge

June 1, 2021

Storing food in your fridge is already a good way to keep it fresh. Generally, most perishable items will last longer in the fridge than in a cupboard or out on the counter. Still, there are certain things you should do to make food last even longer when it’s in your refrigerator. Some of these things relate to the way you store the food, while others relate to the fridge itself.  Ready to get started? Check out how to keep…

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Making Your Kitchen The Best Room In The House

June 1, 2021

After all of those horrid winter months of doom and gloom, we’ve finally had glimpses of sunshine. Summer has arrived! And there is no better time to make some changes to your home decor. You want the uplift experienced via the change in weather to be reflected in your house. Now is the time to add some light and freshness to your humble abode. Read on to discover some easy changes you can make to your kitchen in 2021.  …

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Tips for Preparing Your Garden for Summer

May 26, 2021

If your garden isn’t yet ready for summer, changes are needed fast because it’s just around the corner. There are lots of ways in which you can make your garden fit for summer, and which is best for you will, of course, depend on what your particular priorities are. So now is the perfect time to think about the various ways in which you can improve your garden and make it summer ready. Read on to find out more.  …

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Two Stylish Ways To Redecorate Your Bedroom

May 24, 2021

If you’re thinking of redecorating your bedroom in the near future, you’re probably poring over endless samples and toying with ideas. And that can be both time consuming and confusing. You could speed things up by keeping your focus clear and simple. And deciding on one design route could help with this. So, here’s two stylish ways you could redecorate your bedroom:   Add timeless classics to the bedroom Using timeless design classics is a great way to redecorate the…

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