Mistakes To Avoid During Your Home Renovation Project

Mistakes To Avoid During Your Home Renovation Project

Are you thinking about renovating your home soon? Whether you are fixing up your home to add to your home comforts, or are trying to add value to your property, we hope you make your renovation project a success. Still, you do need to have more than a little wisdom before work commences. Here are some of the very worst mistakes you could make during this period. Ignore them at your peril!

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3 Stages To Transform Your New Home On A Budget

3 Stages To Transform Your New Home On A Budget

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Purchasing a new home is expensive and has most likely eaten away at your savings leaving you next to nothing right now to renovate your house to your desired tastes. However, you needn’t worry, there are a few cost-effective stages you can follow to update your home on a budget, some of the resources you may already have in your cupboards or your shed. Follow the stages below to get going.

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Don’t Let Your Home Cost You More Than Necessary

Don’t Let Your Home Cost You More Than Necessary

That a home can be expensive will be clear to anyone who owns property. However, it is very often the case that people spend more than is necessary on their house. This is because, while everyone knows that they can save money by, say, switching off lights and other electrical devices, they don’t know that it’s possible to save cash in other areas of home ownership, too, some of which can be surprising. Below, we take a look at a few ways your home might be costing you more than necessary.

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Looking To Add Value To Your Home? These Tips Might Help

Looking To Add Value To Your Home? These Tips Might Help

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When it comes to adding value to your home, there are actually so many ways you can do this that are far easier than you perhaps thought. Although bigger renovations can definitely cost a bit upfront, if you’re looking to increase the value so that you can sell up in a few years or you don’t want to wait for the markets to turn in your favor, then you should be looking at this as an investment, and it definitely is and investment – and one that will truly pay off.

In this post, we’re going to share with you some tips on how you can add value to your home through some simple, but highly effective methods.

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E-Waste Tips For Home And Work

E-Waste Tips For Home And Work

E-waste is a growing problem around the world. E-waste is a term that is used to describe all electronic waste, meaning everything from refrigerators to mobile phones. A lot of people do not realise that these gadgets can cause severe damage to the environment and the individuals who live nearby. Only a small proportion of electronic waste is recycled or disposed of correctly. Therefore, continue reading to discover some top tips on how you can handle e-waste, whether in the home or at work.

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Creating a Calm Space in Your Home

Creating a Calm Space in Your Home

Home is where the heart is, and it is also where our comfy space should be. It is comfortable over the years to neglect to have space just for quiet moments, contemplation or even meditation. However it really important to give your mind and body that space to decompress and relax.

So, let’s take a look at a few tips and tricks to create a calming oasis and employ some chill moments in your life in general.

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Home Move Hacks That Will Make Moving Less Stressful

Home Move Hacks That Will Make Moving Less Stressful

The end result of moving house is great. You’ve got a new dream home, and hopefully an improvement on your existing home. However, the journey to moving home is often a difficult and stressful one. Can anyone say they really enjoy moving? While it can be a nightmare, there are ways to make it a little easier. Make your next house move a breeze with the help of these moving home hacks.

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Nothing Left In the Imagination Tank? Finding Inspiration For Your Crafts

Nothing Left In the Imagination Tank? Finding Inspiration For Your Crafts

Crafting is a wonderful hobby. It’s engaging and therapeutic. It’s easy to pick up but hard to master. There are no rules. There’s no right or wrong. There’s only your materials, your talent and your imagination. However, whether you choose to remain a hobbyist or choose to turn your talent into an exercise in entrepreneurship, we all face that terrible moment when the creative well runs dry. When try as we might, we just can’t find our voice due to a dearth of inspiration. We try to push on, to create anyway… Yet we honestly can’t find it in ourselves to find pride in what we create or joy in creating it. And when we can’t do that… What’s the point? A lack of inspiration can be extraordinarily frustrating for any creative, and craft enthusiasts are no exception.

 


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Cleaning Up Your Home After a Disaster

Cleaning Up Your Home After a Disaster

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When disaster strikes, we tend to go in a state of panic and unfortunately this state renders us unable to take the immediate action required to prevent further damage and undertake the repair work necessary to get things back on track.

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7 Steps To Jump Into Spring

7 Steps To Jump Into Spring

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Christmas is over, the new year has begun and Valentines Day and Easter have taken over the shelves already, but with climate change and global warming, winter might not yet be over for a while. However, this doesn’t mean you can’t prepare for Spring. It’s possible that Winter could have been harsh on your house and garden so before spring you’ll have some cleaning up to do. On a good, clear day, take a walk around your house and inspect the garden and the exterior of your home. How is the roof looking? Are the gutters full? Has anything broken? Are there leaves all over your lawn? Take a look at these top tips to get your home ready for Spring.

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