Brightening A Dingy, Dark Home

Disclosure: This is a collaborative post. It’s a problem that might seem, at first, to be impossible to fix. A room that simply doesn’t get a lot of light might not look like it’s going to change unless you somehow change the position of the sun. It can feel small, cramped, dark, and dingy. But it doesn’t have to stay that way. Here, we’re going to look at both little and large ways you can introduce some light into that room. Picture – CC0 License Bouncing light around the room First of all, the lighting of the room isn’t just…

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Creating A Low-Maintenance, Yet Beautiful Garden

Disclosure: This is a collaborative post. The garden is, for many people, one of the most important parts of the home. It might be where you spend most of your time in summer, or you might even be a keen gardener who loves to make use of it all year round. Even if you don’t get out in it much, it has an impact on the look of the whole home, and for that reason alone it is something that you are going to want to look after. Image Source – CCO Licence But many people struggle to give enough…

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Home Maintenance How-To’s Every Mum Should Know How to Do

Disclosure: This is a collaborative post. Photo Credit As a busy mum, you may not have all the time in the world to dedicate to DIY, and there’s no shame in that, but it is still a good idea to know how to do a few basic things around the house to save you time, money and stress…  How to reset a tripped fuse box Having to do without electricity for any prolonged period of time is seriously no fun, which is why you should absolutely know how to reset your fuse box, should it for any reason be tripped.…

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Make A Home You Love

Disclosure: This is a collaborative post. Home is everything. It’s where some of the best memories are made. Where children are raised and where you kick back and relax. So, it makes sense to have a home you love. A home you’re excited to get back to everyday after a long day at work and a home your family can spend time together in. What you love in your home might be something different from everyone else. It’s why tastes can differ so widely. These tips can get you started and channel your inner creativeness. Sometimes all you need is…

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Presenting Your Home Well Before A Viewing

Disclosure: This is a collaborative post. Photo Credit If you are thinking about selling your home or renting it out during this difficult climate, you need to present it effectively. You may have even posted a listing already, yet had little success. One of the reasons for this could be because your photographs are not of a good quality or they do not show your room off in the best light. The first thing you need to do if you want to rent a room out is to make sure you de-clutter. Storage units can be the best choice for…

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