You know those homes that you step into and think how magazine perfect they are? Well, you can create that kind of home too, it’s just a case of becoming more of a minimalist, that’s all. The fact is that the reason these kinds of homes always look so amazing is because they are free of any clutter and are designed to be minimalistic spaces. Continue reading “How To Lead A More Minimalistic Life”
Many families reach a point where they know it’s time to move from their existing home. Whether you’re running out of space, wish to switch from renting to home ownership, or want to make the next financially-savvy move up the property ladder, the knowledge that you need to move is not always enough. You may find that you hesitate, torn between the basic need and a number of complicating factors that make you want to stay where you are. Continue reading “3 Reasons People Resist Moving House (And How You Can Overcome Them)”
Clutter is one of the banes of my life. The stuff seems to be breeding, and just when I get on top of one room, I come downstairs to find that a sea of junk has taken over the ground floor! Happily, I’ve found some ways to staunch the flow of clutter in the home, ways that you will find more details on in the post below. Continue reading “Space To Live: 3 Methods That Will Stop Clutter In Its Tracks!”
If you live in a small house or apartment, maximising the space you have is absolutely essential. The way you use your space can be the difference between your home feeling cramped or feeling cosy, so it’s important to put a little thought into your interior design choices. Decorating a small home in the same way you would a larger home is likely to exaggerate its small size, so don’t be afraid to look for new ideas on how to make your home look and feel bigger. Luckily there are plenty of tricks you can use to maximise space and banish that cramped feeling for good. Continue reading “Ways to Maximise Space in Smaller Homes”
We’ve been living in our current home for almost 7 years now and I have decided it is time for some changes. When we moved in, it was a blank canvas. It had previously been a showhome and the owner before us only lived here for 2 years before choosing to move on. She hadn’t touched the standard magnolia walls or cream carpets so even though it was completely liveable it lacked personality.
Now, I’m a doer. I will look at something, make a decision and jump in and just get on with it. Hubby is the opposite. Continue reading “How I am Planning on Brightening up my Kitchen”
Are you about to move house? If so, it’s time to start preparing for that. If you don’t, you will only leave yourself open to the kinds of problems that so often arise when people are moving house. To help you out, we’ve put together the ultimate home move checklist, so make the most of it. Continue reading “Your Ultimate Home Move Checklist”
There are few things more exciting in this life than finding out that you’re going to be a parent. The sheer excitement and euphoria of it is something that nothing else really compares to. Of course, there’s also a fair amount of fear and worry that comes with the news that your family is about to get a little bit bigger. One of the most common worries that a lot of people have is how they’re going to be able to make their home work with the new arrival. After all, the kind of home that’s perfect for a couple isn’t necessarily going to cut it when there’s a little one running around. With that in mind, here are a few things to consider when trying to turn any house into a family home. Continue reading “Turning Any House Into A Family Home”