How to hide your household eyesores [Infographic]


There will always be a couple of things you want to change in your home, no matter how much effort do you put into decorating every room. These annoying household eyesores will catch your eye every time you enter the room. You know they are useful but you still hate looking at them. You want […]

Revive your apartment in four easy steps

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It is 2014, and the best way to ring in the new-year is with a change of scenery (and by scenery we mean home décor, although taking a vacation sounds nice too!). Redecorating your space is a great way to start the year on a high note, but such a transformation is traditionally not a […]

15 Awesome Pinterest DIY projects for your home

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Want to know how to make your house better with a few bucks? Check out these 15 tips and tricks we have to show you and let’s start working. 1. Installation of a hydraulic door closer Besides improving home security, hydraulic door closers spare you the trouble of going back to close the door when […]

13 Clever Hacks for Things You Thought Were Trash

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Wait, don’t bin that without giving it a second look. That thing you consider trash can actually be the base you need to perform a clever and useful hack. Don’t believe in this possibility? Check these 13 tips. 1. Turn bread tags into cord labels Use the tags from your used bread bags to create […]

Modern Beauty & Outdoor Living made easy

One of the main differences between a house and an apartment is the freedom to walk outside and enjoy some fresh air and sunshine without having to leave home.  With a balcony you can live in an apartment and still have this freedom, although your space is limited to the size of your balcony it […]

Advice on roof covering materials

Every home owner has to face the project of repairing or replacing their roofing at some point or another, the only way you can overcome this is to buy new property every few years and leave the roofing maintenance to the new owners. When you ready to start your project on either repairing or replacing […]

How to Design the Ultimate Gaming Room

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Let’s face it, it is every gambling man’s dream: the ultimate gaming room. If you have a spare room, even a small one, or if not perhaps you have a garage you can use, then this could be your next DIY project. In any interior design project there are many constraints, the first one being […]

Make living with a disability a little easier


Have you ever been injured and unable to use one of your legs?  Do you know someone with a disability? Then you would have first-hand knowledge of the difficulties that a person with a disability faces on a daily basis. Although many people tend to shy away from people with an obvious disability like a […]

Home Refurbishment Essentials

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Refurbishing your home is potentially an exciting time where you really get to put your stamp on your home and make those all important changes to enhance the way you live – from increasing the space of your living area, through adding an extension or just simply creating a more flexible living space which is […]

The truth about listed buildings: how should you renovate them


All in all, there are three types of listed building. The types comprise of Grade I, Grade II and Grade II*. All of these constructions are of historical importance. Grade I buildings are described as establishments of exceptional interest, Grade II* are perhaps even more important, whilst Grade II buildings are the most protected. If […]