Top 10 ways to save money for a new home

Whether you are already a home owner or renting, saving money for a new home is not an easy task. Deposits are not easy to…

Brilliant beds for the smaller family home

I grew up in a two bedroom terrace and for many years I shared a bedroom with my sister. The bedroom was not very big…

Four Space Making Secrets for your Home

Source Do you ever wish you had more space at home? Over time, we fill our houses with lots of stuff we don’t actually use,…

The 4 box challenge

I was sent 4 large colourful boxes form the plastic box company. Each box was separately labelled ‘keep it, store it, bin it and donate…

Showering Saves Money

  When I was a child we didn’t have central heating. We used to feed our electricity meter with 50p pieces and it seemed to…

Three Energy Saving Technologies that will save your Home Money

 Today – Energy Saving Technologies that will save your Home Money According to a recent report by the BBC, 2013 saw the highest levels of…

Thorntons personalised chocolate hamper review (lucky me!)

Thorntons sell a lovely range of personalised hampers. A chocolate lovers dream. I love chocolate and Thorntons in particular. One day into the school holidays…

Add Timeless Style to Your Home on a Tight Budget

We all want to live in a stylish home but what if the budget you have to achieve this doesn’t seem big enough to get…

Thinking About Winter Yet? Tips To Get Your Home Ready

OK, so it is summer. The sun is shining (some of the time), you are wearing your flip flops as a matter of course, and…

Why Reclaimed Industrial Furniture Is Now So Popular in the …

You may have noticed that there is a growing trend for using reclaimed industrial furniture across the UK. These funky and interesting pieces of furniture…

The little things that make a house a home

We have lived in our current home for 12 years now.  We so very nearly didn’t buy it. This house is wonky and was badly…

PVC curtains for kids

PVC Curtains for Kids are new to me and I have to say I am rather taken with them. Over at www.plastic-curtains.co.uk. you can have…

How to Control How to Heat your Home

I love to come home to a warm and cost home on a chilly day and when my kids come back from playing football in…

How Safe Is Your Area?

Whether you have lived in the same place for a number of years and intend to stay put, or are looking to up sticks to…

My Introduction to Beautiful Interiors

When I was in my teens Art was a major part of my life. I loved to paint and draw, to wander for hours around…

Brightening up your home on a budget

One of the very best ways to brighten up your home is to let in more light. I am not suggesting you got the expense…