What First Time Homeowners Must Know About Their Bathrooms

Buying a home for the first time is a stressful and extremely exciting experience.  You are also one of the lucky ones, the number of first time buyers is dropping year after year; property prices are simply too high. You may be planning to remodel your home; most first time buyers like to place their own stamp on a property....

5 Ways To Add Romance To Your Home With Valentine’s Day Decor

Take a look at these 5 ways to add romance to your home with Valentine's Day decor. Valentine's Day is a day to say "I love you." Of course, setting a romantic mood in your home is a sweet expression of love. RED ROSES Roses are the flower that we equate with romance. And let me tell you, the redder the...

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Metallic Wallpaper

Metallic wallpaper is elegant and sophisticated. The classic style makes it easy to use in almost any decor. But, you knew that right? So, here are 5 things that maybe you didn't know about metallic wallpaper. 1-Consider metallic wallpaper a neutral Metallic colors such as gold, rose gold, silver, or bronze are neutrals. You can pair them with virtually any color...

5 Home Renovations Before You List Your Home

Add these 5 home renovations to your "to-do" list before you list your home. When you tackle these jobs, you'll make more money when you sell your home! It's important to command the best dollar for your renovation budget. This is because home buyers want to see amenities and upgrades, and a lot of them. As the housing market is...

Accent Pillows–Add A Punch Of Color To Your Home

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Accent pillows offer an easy way to add a bright punch of color to your home. In fact, you can add color in just a few minutes. In addition, you can change them often to keep up with hot color trends. Accent pillows are convenient. For example, you might rent an apartment. Of course your landlord may ban you from...

10 Charming Ways To Use Up Leftover Wallpaper

After you've completed a wallpapering project, try one of these 10 charming ways to use up leftover wallpaper. Wallpaper came back big-time in 2017 and it's still trending for 2018. However, wallpaper can be expensive. Naturally, you want zero waste! Because these ideas use the wallpaper you already have on hand, they cost you nothing but time. In addition, they add...

Compost Bins For Your Garden–Successful Gardening Tips

Compost bins for your garden are an essential for gardening success. Composting enriches the soil and creates an optimal environment for your plants. Therefore, start planning now for success next summer. Gardeners who compost enjoy successful gardens. Indeed, their plants grow larger and resist disease. In fact, their crops are more pest resistance. Of course, this translates to a bountiful harvest. Compost...

10 Early Season Gardening Plants and Flowers

It's still cold outside, and snow is still flying in some parts of the world! But it's not too early to have the itch to get outside and get in the garden! Once the snow gives way to the first hint of spring, here are 10 early season gardening plants and flowers to try for yourself. Lettuce Spinach Peas ...

Front Porch Decorating Ideas You Must Try

Front porch decorating is fun and fulfilling. In just a short amount of time, you can add a joyful welcome to all who visit your home. Because the front porch is where you make a first impression, make it count! Make The Door POP! Because the front door can be a focal point for your exterior, give it a pop of...

4 Signs That You Should be Replacing Your Air Conditioning System

Even if you perform regular maintenance and use your air conditioning system the right way, there are times when you’ll have no choice but to replace it. While having to overhaul your whole system might seem costly, repairs sometimes simply won’t cut it. Cutting corners trying to extend the life of your unit might seem like a solution in...

Tips in Upgrading the Looks of Your House

Upgrading the Looks of Your House
It’s time to choose new wall paint colour or wallpaper, shop for new furniture or upgrade your appliances. You do not need to spend money on renovation just to upgrade the looks of your house. There are simpler but effective ways to give your home a brand new look that will impress not only your family but also your...

3 Creative Woodworking Projects You Can Do Yourself

Decorating your home allows ample space for creativity. You are your own artist and the blank walls serve as your canvas. With that being said, it’s important to consider all possible approaches to making your home stand out. The very first thing you will need to do is to get ideas on what projects you can pursue. Of course, it...

Furniture and Fixtures you can easily make at Home

Handmade Vintage Whiskey Barrel
It is possible to make your own fixtures and furniture. In fact it’s much easier than you think to create almost any item in your home. The advantage of this is not just a cost saving. You’ll be able to design furniture to fit exactly into the space you have available and customize it to ensure it suits your needs...

What Should I Do If My Furnace Stops Working?

When a chill starts to run through the air in the autumn and winter, you’re probably going to turn on your furnace for the first time since the early spring. And if your furnace doesn’t turn on or work properly, it may be hard to understand why. In this quick article, we’ll discuss what you should do if your furnace...

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: An Essential Guide to Recycling

What is Recycling? Recycling is the act of taking used materials and transforming them into new materials that can be resold. The process of recycling is an earth-friendly and green way to go. The phrase “reduce, reuse, recycle” summarizes the benefits of recycling in the best way. The goal of recycling is to better the world we live in, one recycled...

Easter Decorations That Lend Importance to the Holiday

Easter decorations are amongst my favorite! While most people hear holiday decorations and switch gears to Thanksgiving or Christmas, lend importance to this holiday with fabulous decor. Of course, the fun and bright pastels, cute little bunny rabbits, and fresh flowers are stunning. This gives you, the hostess, the chance to dazzle your guests with a memorable display this Easter! Here...

5 Classic Paint Colors That We Just Can’t Get Enough Of

In a year marked by a color of the year as vibrant as Ultra-Violet, it seems appropriate to look at some classic paint colors. Don't get me wrong. Ultra-Violet is great. But not everyone finds purple a realistic color scheme. Because not everyone is ok with Ultra-Violet, let's take a look at 5 classic paint colors that we just...

5 Smart Upgrades to Help Senior Citizens Remain Home

Senior citizens are a quickly growing part of our population. As the baby boomers age, we find new questions that must be answered. Will the home be safe enough? Or, how will they handle household chores? You can address some of these concerns by making smart upgrades that will increase security and safety for senior citizens. 5 Smart Upgrades for...