Photo Credit Deciding how to decorate a child’s bedroom is not always easy. They change their minds from one month to the next, especially when they are young and fall in an out of love with TV and film characters. Unless you want to be redecorating every year you need to make sure that what you do is flexible for minor changes, and durable to withstand the children. They tend to use their bedrooms for a playroom, to watch TV, entertain friends and then to sleep. It needs to be able to accommodate all of these things, as well as… View Post

When my eldest started in reception I worried about so many things, would he miss me, would he make friends, would he like the lunches? It didn’t even occur to me to worry about head lice. Of course, I’d heard rumours of how quickly they could spread in young children, but I thought it was just that, a rumour. Oh, those thoughts were going to come back to bite me! We first got the message from the school late one afternoon, there was an outbreak of nits amongst the infants and could all parents be vigilant in checking their children.… View Post

Photo Credit We’re all guilty of sneaking a peak when we walk past windows which face onto the pavement. Who doesn’t want a glimpse of how other people live their lives? There’s something thrilling about a peek at what other people are watching on television. You may even be in the habit of collecting ideas for your interiors. With the nights closing in, these peeks become even more satisfying. With the lights on, those rooms are like beacons in the night. But, what if your windows face onto a pavement like this? Having people staring in can get boring. While… View Post

So, you have decided the time has come to sell your property? Perhaps you want to move to a nicer area? Maybe you are adding to your family and need a bigger place? No matter why you are selling your home, you will, no doubt, want to ensure you secure a quick sale at the asking price. One of the ways you can ensure this is the case is through home staging. This is all about presenting your property in a manner that makes it as appealing as possible, enabling viewers to envision themselves living in your home. It’s about… View Post