How to give your bedroom a facelift

As with any living space, the bedroom needs a facelift now and then. Unfortunately, it often gets overlooked because of the other rooms in the house which require more TLC due to higher traffic. Nevertheless, at some point it’s going to need a bit more than a lick of paint. With this in mind, here are a few tips to …

Evening habits to guarantee a good night’s sleep

In order to ensure a good night’s sleep, it’s worth trying to develop healthy evening habits so that you’re ready for rest once bedtime comes around. Her are a few ideas you can try that should help get you in the mood for blissful unconsciousness. Avoid Screens In the two hour lead-up to bedtime try to avoid bright screens if …

How to maximise space in your living room

The living room is the most public area of your house and often the busiest. It’s where guests are usually taken upon arrival and is also, in many households, the central family hub where everybody gets together at the end of the day. So if your living room is spatially challenged, you’re going to want to maximise whatever space you …

Kitchen Windowsill Décor Ideas for Spring Time

  As one of the most functional rooms in the house, when it comes to decorating a kitchen, practicality should be a big consideration. That’s not to say that your kitchen need be the embodiment of minimalistic understatement. Because there are in fact plenty of decorative touches that can help to bring life to such an important living space without …

Decorating your home office

Working at home is becoming increasingly prevalent these days. So it makes sense to create a favourable environment which combines productivity, practicality and comfort. With this in mind, we offer a few ideas that should help you to make a home-working space that encourages good working habits and helps you to maintain good organisation. The Right Furniture The type of …

5 ways to maximise space in your kitchen

Small kitchens require a good, practical layout and a spot of imagination to ensure that food preparation and other functions can be performed easily and without stress. Here are a few tips on how to maximise your kitchen space so that you can achieve this. Walls and Surfaces Choose light tones for decorating your walls and surfaces if possible – …

Materials people use for their blinds

Blinds are among the most ubiquitous window treatments on the market. Their popularity in both domestic and commercial settings is down to the ease in which they can be used to control light, temperature and levels of privacy. They come in a wide variety of materials to suit different requirements. Here’s a guide to some of the most popular types. …

How to decorate window sills in your living room

Windowsills offer a great opportunity to enhance a domestic space such as a living room. At little cost and with relative ease, you can accentuate a feature that is often overlooked during decorating projects. Here are a few tips on how to go about this. Candles The calming effect of candles can be put to good use in all kinds …

How to give your kitchen a facelift

  As one of the busiest rooms in the house, there are times when your kitchen is going to need sprucing up. Despite this seemingly daunting proposition, there are lots of things which can be done and at a relatively low budget, which should help provide your kitchen with a new lease of life. Here are a few pointers. Cabinets …

Key Considerations for Kitchen Blinds

Balancing aesthetic considerations with practical realities is especially important in a space like a kitchen. Not only is the kitchen the focal point of most homes, it is also a multi-functional room which serves a range of domestic purposes. So there are a few considerations which should be taken into account when choosing products such as window blinds. Humidity The …