How To Achieve A Balance Within Your Homes Interior Design

Interior design for your home is never easy. You want to make sure that any space that you decorate is fully functional and is going to work perfectly for your needs, but you also are going to want to make sure that it looks stylish too. It should also be a perfect compliment to your own personal tastes, after all, it is your home and you have to be the one spending time there. Balance comes in a variety of forms when it comes to interior design for your home, and it isn’t always easy to achieve. To help you

Looking For A New Home: Online or High Street Estate Agent?

When we were looking to buy our first home I found the options quite overwhelming. Not only do you have to think about mortgages, insurance, surveys etc. but before all of that you actually have to find the house you would like to buy. There are loads of places to look now such as high street estate agents or you have so much available at your fingertips with online estate agents. our small town we have quite a few estate agents in the market place. Each has their windows filled with pictures of houses for sale in and around

4 Ways To Revamp Your Living Room This New Year

After taking down the Christmas decorations I always feel like our living room is too bare and a bit lacking in, well, something. I’m never really sure what but it doesn’t feel right just after Christmas. I always feel like I need to add something a bit more at this time of year so I thought I’d put together a little list of ways to revamp your living room this New Year! Pictures If you’re anything like me you will have taken hundreds of photos last year. Actually, I probably took thousands but most of them end up staying in

How To Get Your Garden Winter Ready

Christmas is now be over and we’re getting well into January and I’m already looking forward to the nicer weather. While we may spend time curled up inside where it is warm and cosy there is still one part of the home that needs looking after is the garden. I’m guilty myself of neglecting the garden over winter but there are plenty of things you can do to prepare it beforehand. Mow The Lawn We have quite a large garden with a lot of lawn space. During the summer we have to mow the grass at least every other week

The Post Christmas Toy Cull

In any normal family with children you know that you’re going to end up with way more toys than you have room for. We’re lucky to have a fairly nice sized house, not massive by any means but probably bigger than we really need. However, when your child’s birthday is on New Year’s Day, you end up with a crazy amount of toys in a very short space of time. Although I cleared out some before we still needed a post Christmas toy cull! Erin received some wonderful toys as presents this year for both her birthday and Christmas and

Decorating The House For Christmas

1st December is a pretty big deal to me. No matter how excited I get about Christmas I always wait it out until 1st December to decorate the house. The past two years we have had to be really careful about what we had and where it went because we had Jackson who loved to eat sparkly reindeer! Having a toddler isn’t much easier to be completely honest. Still, I get really excited about decorating the house for Christmas and even more so now because Erin loves anything shiny and she loves stars. I had sorted out the advent calendars the night

Home Extension Dreams

When we bought our home in 2014 we knew it needed a lot of work. It’s partly why we got it at the price we did and also why we were able to afford to get on the ladder at that time in the first place. We have a decent sized 4 bedroom semi but some things just don’t work for us. We have a galley kitchen and a bathroom at the back of the house and there just isn’t enough space. I would absolutely love to have an extension added on to the side of the kitchen and I

Small Bathroom Solutions To Make You Smile

Just because you have a small bathroom, doesn’t mean you have to think small during the design process. That’s why we’ve brought you some small bathroom solutions that are bound to make you smile. Incorporating these things will help you to ensure you’ve got a practical bathroom that you’re making the most of. Read on to learn more! Floating Furniture Floating furniture in the bathroom isn’t a magic trick. It’s a simple illusion that can make your bathroom look like it has a ton of space more than it really does. Choose your furniture carefully. Furniture that is mounted on