The Hunt for The Perfect Minimalist Side Table

Almost a year on from having our extension completed it still feels we are fully in the stages of finishing off. The to-do list of jobs seems to be getting longer not shorter. In almost every room there are corners that need “a little something” to add a finishing touch or two. One item I am currently on the hunt for is a side table for the back room, the heart of our new home. In the corner of our family area there is currently an Ikea cube that was supposed to be a temporary measure to sit the mini…

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Making the House More Homely

Photo source It always takes a while for a new house to feel like a home.  Even when you have unpacked all your boxes, got your clothes in the wardrobes and filled the cupboards with food, there will still be a feeling of newness about the place when you are looking for a true sense of homeliness. There is a big difference between living in a house and living in a home, and you need to stamp your personality on a place to make truly feel like yours. Photo source Hang Pictures And Photos Research has shown that looking at…

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Little Ways To Prepare The Home For Spring

Spring time is almost here and over the last few days we have had a taste of the warmer weather to come in the next few months. Spring is always a great time to refresh your life and the home too, and this year there are a few simple things you can do in your home to get it ready for the warmer weather and longer days. Open the windows The first thing you can think about doing now that the spring season is upon us is to make the most of milder conditions and open up those windows. Our…

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Preparing Your Home For A Healthier Mindset

Making your home friendly for your mental state is a challenge that all of us should be accepting and doing our best to succeed at. The problem is that it can be tough to know where you should start when it comes to creating an environment suitable for de-stressing. So, to give you some help here are some ideas for ways to change your rooms and help you out. We will look at big plans and smaller ideas as well, so here are the suggestions. Move Stuff Out One of the first things you should consider doing is moving things…

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Creating True Luxury In The Home

Home being the most important place in the world, it’s hardly surprising that you might want it to be as comfortable and pleasurable to be in as possible. The fact is that there are many things you can do to achieve that, and you will find that focusing on luxury in particular is bound to be a highly effective means of ensuring that you can be happy with your home on the whole. But of course it can be something of a challenge to ensure that you are genuinely creating a luxurious space in your home, and there is a…

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