When people decide to get into the “DIY lifestyle”, they are often extremely excited and gung ho about picking up their first set of tools and heading around the house fixing everything that might need fixing. Of course, that’s a great thing. Because getting involved in DIY really can be an immensely rewarding and fulfilling … Continue reading Mental Shifts When You’re Getting into DIY
The sofa. It’s the king of your living room. The big kahuna. The stately lion in the domestic jungle that is your living room and the master of all it surveys. It sits in pride of place in your living room, resting smugly in the knowledge that you have planned the entire topography of your … Continue reading 4 Ways to Make Your Sofa More Comfortable
Do you have a veritable jungle that you want to transform into a garden paradise? We all have different expectations and ideas for our dream gardens. Some of us want something that’s low maintenance. Just some grass or a nice deck where we can relax; one that only requires a little cleaning now and then … Continue reading Turn a Jungle into a Garden Paradise in 10 Easy Steps
Dying to get out there and invest time in your garden? These 18 early spring flowers are sure to inspire you!
Looking for an environmentally-friendly replacement roof? You're not alone. Today, more and more people are concerned about ‘going green’ and protecting the environment, which is great. And the good news is that for homeowners, there is a multitude of things they can do to make their homes more environmentally friendly, from recycling, to not relying … Continue reading Want an Environmentally Friendly Roof? Here are some options.
If you are planning on moving home this year, you need to put a plan in place to ensure that everything goes as smoothly as possible. A lot of people view moving home as a stressful period in their life. While it can be, it does not need to be. With that being said, continue … Continue reading Avoid These Common Mistakes When Moving Homes
Does your fixer upper look like it's going to be more in-depth than you'd originally thought? Home improvement is a massive industry, and it is only set to grow as more tools hit the market which gives normal people the chance to handle jobs for themselves. Loads of people are getting involved with the DIY … Continue reading Handling a Home Which is More Than a Fixer Upper
Planning a remodel at your home? Ensure that you plan to invest your money wisely. You want the final outcome to make sense for your family’s lifestyle and a whole lot of “cents” down the road when it comes time to sell. As y'all know, I have been remodeling my little 1964 ranch home here … Continue reading Planning a Remodel that Makes Sense and Earns Cents
Consider a brick garden wall to accentuate your garden and define borders. It's easier than you'd think!
Wish you had a more Zen living room? We've identified three problems which cause you to avoid this room.