The benefits of laminate flooring

What kind of floooring do you have in your home? When it comes to home design, laminate flooring is always a very popular option and…

How to Protect Fruit You Grow in Your Garden

  How to Protect Fruit You Grow in Your Garden – simple tips Do you want to know how to protect fruit you grow in…

What Were the Biggest Home Décor Trends of 2017?

Biggest Home Décor Trends of 2017 Last year was a time of embracing change in terms of home décor with some of the trends and…

Finding the perfect family home – or building it yourself

Guest Post by Ipswich Building Society If you’re looking for your next family home you’re probably already in the know about the state of the…

Fabulous Laundry Hacks

Sometimes it can all just get a bit too much can’t it. You feel overwhelmed and your chores are just mounting up.   The problem…

Frugal ways to keep your spirits up

OOh, it’s hot and muggy here (do you say muggy where you are?) It means hot and humid and icky sticky. Bleaaggh. I am not…

How to Artfully Arrange Your Ornament Collections

  Everyone needs a collection, and everyone has something they like to collect. Whether your passion is for collecting stamps, postcards, porcelain dolls or figurines,…

5 essential things to consider when renting your first house #MyFirstRental …

When it comes to renting your first home it can all feel a bit of a minefield. It helps to have a clear and concise…

Small interiors changes that make a big impact

You absolutely do not have to pay an interior designer, hire a decorator or buy a whole new range of furniture to make a dramatic…

Creating More Space in the Home Without Spending a Fortune

If you live in a small home, the lack of space can often prove infuriating. It will appear cluttered pretty quickly and you may even…

Cost Saving Tips When Doing Up the Kitchen

The kitchen is often referred to as the “hub of the home”. It’s where you cook, entertain and bond with friends and family. Therefore, it…

5 frugal upcycles #5frugalthings

Today – frugal upcycles Oh, how I love a good upcycle, taking something long unloved and neglected and making it better, useful again and saving…

How to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

How to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient Whatever the season, we always seem to find something to complain about. We find ourselves moaning about…

10 steps to a cheap and fabulous family kitchen

How do you get a cheap but fabulous family kitchen? I am a big believer in having a home you love and not putting off…