5 Tips for Modernising an old Traditional Home

5 Tips for Modernising an old Traditional Home

For those who own period homes that have a distinct, traditional look, it can be hard to think of ways to modernise. These types of older homes can hold many classic features which date back to centuries ago, making it seem a shame to remove any original features. However, this doesn’t have to be the…

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Best Way To Keep Your House Organized After Moving

Best Way To Keep Your House Organized After Moving

One of the reasons why moving can be stressful is because you’ll still have a lot of to-dos once you arrive in your new house. For starters, you have to monitor all of your moving boxes, ensure that these were handled correctly by the moving companies NYC, and arrange all of your valuables in your…

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Common Problems With Conservatories – The Five Things You Should Know

Common Problems With Conservatories – The Five Things You Should Know

A lot of people are starting to add conservatories to their house, and rightfully so. They are beautiful and represent a room that can brighten your mood at any time. Conservatories add some extra space, and they’re also very light and versatile. However, they do come with their own issues, and being aware of the…

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No More Cowboys – Use a Good Roofing Contractor

No More Cowboys – Use a Good Roofing Contractor

When it comes to hiring a roofing contractor, the absolute last thing you want is to let a cowboy lose on your roof. Hiring anyone who doesn’t actually know what they’re doing will cost you in the long run, no matter how good the “mates rates” are at the time. Even a job that seems…

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The Must Haves for My Perfect Desk #MyDeskStory

The Must Haves for My Perfect Desk #MyDeskStory

I’ve always liked to dedicate some space at home for a home office. I move around quite a lot so the space is as ever-changing as the actual desk that I use. I tend to work anywhere really. From a cafe in Manchester to a library in Texas – as long as I can connect…

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Cost-Effective Tips For An Easy Conservatory Spring Clean

Cost-Effective Tips For An Easy Conservatory Spring Clean

Spring is here around the same time that we were all shivering from the freezing temperatures provided by the Beast from the East last year. We certainly think that is a fantastic trade-up, and welcome the opportunity to get that summer wardrobe out early! However, that has meant that the house is definitely not spring…

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6 Important Fixes to Consider Making in Your Home

6 Important Fixes to Consider Making in Your Home

For most of us, the weekend comes to liberate us from our super-fast paced lifestyles. Besides offering an excellent opportunity to relax and refill our batteries, weekends are also great to take stock of things could do with fixing or improving in your house. Here are some quick projects and fixes you could throw yourself…

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How to Overhaul the Heating in Your Home to Maximise Efficiency

How to Overhaul the Heating in Your Home to Maximise Efficiency

If you live in an older home, it may not be very energy-efficient. But with some careful planning and a little money, you can improve your home’s energy efficiency without compromising your heating. Doing so will pay for itself in the future and reduce your monthly costs. Here are some ideas worthwhile investing in to…

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Top Practical Tips for Moving Out of Your Parents’ House

Top Practical Tips for Moving Out of Your Parents’ House

Moving out of your parents’ house to settle in your own home is a tough decision. The emotions themselves can be hard enough to deal with. I know this all too well, having moved from my parents’ house when I was only 18. But it is also an exciting time, full of hope and expectation. The…

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The Must Haves For Creating and Fitting My Perfect Bathroom

The Must Haves For Creating and Fitting My Perfect Bathroom

Bathrooms, I absolutely love them. Odd as that may sound you gotta agree with me that they’re the room in our house where we can get privacy and retreat into our own personal spa and sanctuary. From my ever-growing obsession with the Japanese ofuro, or soaking tub, to my fascination with having the perfect bathroom…

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7 Tips For Staging Your House And Selling It Fast

7 Tips For Staging Your House And Selling It Fast

The housing market is at an all time sluggish pace. Prices for homes are high and there aren’t enough buyers. If you are beginning the process of selling your house, there’ll be tough competition with others on the market. But staging your house will give you much better prospects of selling it fast.   Here are 7 top…

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Temperature Woes: The Problem With Contemporary Style

Temperature Woes: The Problem With Contemporary Style

One of the things that causes a lot of discussion in the interior design world is the regulation or control of home temperature. We all know that contemporary style has brought something to the forefront of the interior decor of all modern homes. It isn’t just the shape and design of a fixture, fitting or…

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The Pros and Cons of Different Types of Flooring

The Pros and Cons of Different Types of Flooring

When it comes to home renovation projects, the flooring is usually one of the last items on the to-do list. The reason for this is simple: you can’t think about the floor until the walls are finished, the electrics are done, and in the case of a kitchen or bathroom, the installation is complete. For…

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How To Do An Overhaul Cleaning Of Your Home

How To Do An Overhaul Cleaning Of Your Home

Spring cleaning is something that many households around the world do. It’s that time of the year where the weather is great. It’s not too hot that you don’t feel like doing anything too strenuous and yet, it’s not too cold where you also feel like you get tired quicker. So many people use this…

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