Over the last few months, I have been busy updating and upgrading my kitchen. It started with putting in a cooker hood, helping remove all the smells of cooking. Now, I am looking at a few more ‘cosmetic upgrades’. All of this work is being carried out on the lowest possible budget, and I am… Continue reading Updating Your Kitchen On A Budget!
I have weeds, tons of them. All different shapes, sizes and colours and I have no idea where they have appeared from so quickly. I did however, think that the problem was 99% sorted when I chucked a spray bottle of weed killer into my trolley at the supermarket. Liberally spraying it around, I waited… Continue reading At War With The Weeds!
Wall space is often a very underrated part of the home. We’re all concerned with floor space, we don’t care about what’s happening on our walls. This is a big mistake, as you can use your wall space very effectively to improve the way your home looks and functions. Keeping that in mind, here are… Continue reading 4 Clever Ways To Use Wall Space In Your Home!
Every once in a while we fantasize about renovating the house, either to freshen up the interiors or change them altogether. The only thing stopping us is the thought of blowing our savings on what might essentially be a vanity project. After all, if there’s nothing really wrong with the house then we should be… Continue reading Home Improvements That Save Your Money!
People have a tendency to think in grand terms for their home, not realizing that it is usually the small things that have the most impact on the home. For example, everyone will notice a big extension on your home straight away, but once they’re noticed it, it probably won’t make an impact again. They… Continue reading Bring Your Home Together With These Easy Tips!
If you’re looking for somewhere for a family holiday, then why not think about visiting a Scandinavian country? They can often get overlooked as an option because they are often thought of as being too cold with not a lot to do. There may not be palm trees swaying in the breeze, but there are… Continue reading The Reasons Why Your Family Should Be Travelling To Scandanavia!
Ever since having the kids, we have enjoyed ‘staycations’ more and more. As well as offering great value for money, it’s nice to be able to enjoy what our own country has to offer, with its stunning coastlines and countryside. The added bonus is, we can completely avoid airports. As such, we have just booked… Continue reading Gorgeous Cottages Review!
There are many websites to get free stuff from. And who wouldn’t like that? We all love freebies. You can definitely say that being able to save money is a good virtue, but would you not agree with me that getting to lay your hands on free stuff is even more gratifying? The fact is that… Continue reading The Best Freebies Around!
The bathroom is one of the hardest working rooms in your home. It has to deal with both heat and damp and often in a confined space. It is also the most overlooked room in the house and is often the last one to make the home improvement list. Cheap bathrooms can be stylish bathrooms… Continue reading Cheap Chic Bathroom Cheats!
A nice kitchen tops most of our lists when searching for a new home, above any other room in the house including the bedrooms. This is because the kitchen is at the heart of the household. It’s not just a place where food is cooked and shared, it is also the arena where family life… Continue reading Cheat Your Way To A Designer Kitchen!