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How to Build a ‘Healthy Home’

How to Build a ‘Healthy Home’

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FollowHow to obtain a healthy household is more spoken about than to create a healthy house; yet, by improving your home’s environment, you can greatly improve the well-being of your family. If you’re eating your five-a-day, but living in a poorly ventilated room, how can […]

TOP TIPS TO MAKE SURE YOUR BLINDS ARE SAFE

TOP TIPS TO MAKE SURE YOUR BLINDS ARE SAFE

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Follow“When young children start to get on the move and can climb, you certainly have to have eyes in the back of your head and it’s important to take a look at every aspect of your home to be sure they will be safe. When […]

A beginner’s guide to tiling your home

A beginner’s guide to tiling your home

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FollowRe-doing your bathroom and want to try a bit of DIY? Tiling your own bathroom wall isn’t impossible, but it is tricky. In order to complete the job yourself, you’ll have to research the tricks of the trade prior to starting and make sure you’re […]

Modernise Your Bedroom in a Few Quick Steps 

Modernise Your Bedroom in a Few Quick Steps 

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FollowWhen was the last time you updated your bedroom? Perhaps it was 5, 10 or even 20 years ago. If it’s all looking a bit out of date, it’s time to fix things. Maybe you never got to decorating properly, and your room just needs […]

​Give your conservatory a new lease of life

​Give your conservatory a new lease of life

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FollowSummer is here, and we can all enjoy those sunny afternoons in the conservatory once again. If yours has seen better days, however, it might not be such a relaxing environment as you sit pondering how you can smarten it up and make it a […]

How to Create a Calm Home Office

How to Create a Calm Home Office

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Follow Your kids are clamouring for attention. Your husband asks if you can make a quick pit stop at the dry cleaners for him, and the dog keeps whimpering to be let out. Working from home sure can feel like a balancing act sometimes. Here’s how […]

Does cheap carpet really work?

Does cheap carpet really work?

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FollowInterior designers are quick to sell us the idea that luxury carpet is synonymous with durability. But just because a particular carpet is expensive, that doesn’t make it ideal for well-trod living areas where family members often come and go. Can cheap carpet work in […]

 Simple Steps to Better Sleep

 Simple Steps to Better Sleep

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Follow Ask any Mum what she wants more of and she’s likely to say “time.” Errands need running, mouths need feeding, housework awaits. And don’t forget homework, carpools, extracurricular activities and careers. Most mothers sacrifice sleep, but that’s one of the worst things you can […]

Looking to Create an Outdoor Kitchen – Here’s How to Do It

Looking to Create an Outdoor Kitchen – Here’s How to Do It

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FollowWe spent plenty of time and money investing in the perfect kitchen for our home. When designing the perfect kitchen, homeowners consider their budget, size of their family and entertaining and cooking styles. So, what if it’s an outdoor kitchen you want to create? Do […]

101 Things I am Grateful for! (71 so far)

101 Things I am Grateful for! (71 so far)

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Follow Gratitude means thankfulness, counting your blessings, noticing simple pleasures, and acknowledging everything that you receive. It means learning to live your life as if everything were a miracle, and being aware on a continuous basis of how much you’ve been given. Gratitude shifts your […]