Thursday, 28 June 2018

Say Bye-Bye To Your Tiny Bathroom Problems

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We love a good old shower thought. Most of the time they are useless, like this one we had last week where we pondered how it can be possible for theme parks to snap a crystal clear picture of someone flying at 70mph on a roller coaster, but security cameras in banks can't get a clear shot of a robber standing still. Odd. But yesterday’s shower thought actually turned out to be quite a good one. We were imagining how luxurious life must have been when people lived in big houses before overpopulation was an issue, and everyone got to swan around in big bathrooms. Just to rub it in, I was pondering this while cooped up in my teeny-tiny bathroom.

Sunday, 24 June 2018

Mid-Year Changes To Make For A Healthier You

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It’s always a great time of the year to make some resolutions, changes, and to get into healthy habits for the rest of 2018 and beyond. There’s actually no better time than right now, to make the most of a fresh start and a healthier and happier way of life. It can be easy to get stuck in a rut regarding your health and wellbeing; therefore, it’s important to shake things up every now and again to ensure that you’re enthusiastic and motivated to keep up the great work. It’s time to have a big stretch and consider what are the things you want to improve, change, and get better at doing.

Key Concerns For The Security-Minded Homeowner

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If you are keen to make sure that you are protecting your home from security issues as best as possible, there is plenty that you will need to look into to make sure that happens. There are so many different ways in which you can find your home in trouble, and it is often a case of trying to make sure that you approach the problem from as many angles as possible. The truth is, most of it is either common sense or a little trial and error, but it can sometimes be hard to even get to that understanding. In this post, we are going to take a look at some of the key concerns for anyone who wants to try and look after their home as best as possible, and kept safe and secure for everyone who lives in it or visits it.

Monday, 18 June 2018

High Impact, Low Cost: Home Projects That POP

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We all want our homes to be safe, stylish and comfortable. But it's a rare situation that we have the chance to move into a house that ticks all of our boxes straight away. Instead, a few home improvement projects are generally needed to bring the place in line with our own personal standards and tastes. Sometimes, we don’t realise what we could do that would really make a significant difference and take our dwellings from a house to a home.

Thursday, 14 June 2018

Simple Ways to Make Your Home's Exteriors More Practical

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Making your home’s exterior more practical can mean many different things, but all the things we’re going to talk about are geared towards helping you to make more of your home and your outdoor space. Some of these ideas will save you money, others will make you and your possessions more secure. Some of them are all about making sure everything functions as smoothly as it could. Read on now to learn more about these ideas and how they could help you out.

Is Dealing With These Household Jobs Yourself Really Worth It?

However much you like to avoid thinking about it, there’s no denying that, from time to time, things are going to go wrong in your home. Most of the time we like to think of our homes as a space that's totally safe from all of the stress and annoyances of the outside world, but sadly that's not always the case. Sure, your home is generally the place where you should feel safe and secure, but that doesn't mean that nothing is ever going to go wrong. And when something does go wrong, you're faced with the ultimate question: do you deal with it yourself, or do you call someone in to deal with it. Generally speaking, there isn't really a cut and dry answer to this question, it's much more of a matter of making a judgment call in the moment. With that in mind, here are some situations to consider that might help you be able to know when a job is right and wrong to DIY.

Thursday, 7 June 2018

Fast Ways To Bring Your Home Back To Life

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There are times your home is going to feel a little dated, and not as exciting to spend time in. Your home should be your safe haven; your special place to be. You don’t want to feel less than amazing when you’re relaxing. So, what steps can you take to bring your home back to life? Here are some suggestions that shouldn’t be too difficult or take up too much of your time: