How To Give Your Home Curb Appeal This Winter

The winter time and Christmas is the perfect time for spending it with those that you love, and it’s likely that you may already have a get together planned with friends and family for this festive season. It’s understandable that when you’ve got family visiting, you want your home to look its best and welcome your guests. First impressions mean everything and that’s why today, we’re going to give you some tips on how to give your home curb appeal this winter.  Read more

Cheap and Cheerful Ways to Update Your Kitchen

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Living on a budget means any ideas for cheap and effective home improvement are always welcome. The kitchen is one room that can benefit from some surprisingly simple and affordable ideas. It’s also a room that is used more than most, so you want it to look and feel as good as it can.

How can you update your kitchen without spending much? Here is our list of suggestions! Read more

How to Create A Sleek, Modern Bathroom Design

How to Create A Sleek, Modern Bathroom Design

If you are planning to carry out work on your bathroom and want to give its tired look a modern and sleek design, you may not know where to begin.

Modern bathrooms consist of a minimalist approach to the styling with contemporary fittings and fixtures. A bathroom with clearly defined lines and fresh design will sit well if the rest of your home has a modern look and feel.

One of the biggest advantages of planning a bathroom of this style is that there is the widest range and variety of products available for this more than any others. There is also the fact that different modern fixtures and fittings will pair better together than trying to mix and match more traditional fittings.

If you are looking to create a modern and slick bathroom, where do you start? Read more

My top home security tips

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When we lived in our previous three homes we were very hot on making sure our home was secure, as we lived on an estate notorious for crime. We even used to lock the door when we were inside, just in case. I absolutely hated our rooms facing onto the road or path, for people to see what we had; call me paranoid, but it was to be expected! Since we’ve moved to our forever home in a quiet rural village we have been a lot more relaxed. After a few attempted break ins a few months ago though, I realised we needed to step our home security up a little.  Read more