7 Reasons Why Crafting Makes You Happy

Most of you us probably end up bored on a couch and can’t think of a good activity to pass time. Not finding anything to pass time has been deemed unhealthy in many types researches. Besides, it’s a well-known fact. It’s a human’s need to stay busy whether enjoyment or work. Since the 2018 has just started, why not make resolutions to commit yourself to something that isn’t only productive but healthy for both your body and mind as well. Who knew working could be healthy? But working doesn’t mean you find yourself a desk job. You might as well… [Read More]

How to Make a Garden Fountain on a Budget

Looking for a crafty way to spruce up your garden? I have just the DIY project for you! Over the last decade, water fountains have become increasingly popular as people realize their importance. Fountains create a calming outdoor oasis to relax in as they give the soothing sound of their water. They also increase the beauty of your garden by adding a new dimension to it, they provide the birds with a nice place to bathe and drink running water, and they also aid in the growth of your flowering plants as they attract more birds who will pollinate the… [Read More]

Innovative Ways to Fund Those Big Home Renovations

Need a new kitchen? Finally got time to add that extension to your home? Then you must know it’s going to cost you big time. Ensuring you are financially prepared for such large home renovations is vital so that you don’t get half way through the project and have to give up. Saving up can take a lot of time but there are many other ways you can fund such big and expensive home improvements. Cash in Investments If you’ve been investing for a few years now, whether in stocks and shares, bonds, precious metals or any other assets, then… [Read More]

A Feature Wall Is A Must Have In Every Home

I have always considered myself a bit different when it comes to decorating in my home. This most likely comes from doing my job as a painter and decorator, which I’ve been doing for the last 20 years. I have so often seen people play it safe when decorating their homes because they worry too much about not liking the end result. Quite often my advice is to be brave, take a risk, show your personality and character, and don’t follow trends or fads. One of the ways that you can show all of the personality and character that you… [Read More]

Summer Is Coming! Time To Prepare Your Garden with LOVEThESIGN

I have always thought that one of the most miserable months of the year is January. It has short days, and it seems forever overcast, with the sun no where in sight. However, even though it’s a cold, dark miserable month, that doesn’t mean you have to be miserable as well. With summer on the way back, you can start preparing your garden for those lovely months of warmer temperatures, long days and the sun shining all day. As I just mentioned even though it’s still winter, you can now start preparing your garden for those warm summer days and… [Read More]

Refreshing Your Bedroom with a New Colour Scheme

From time to time, you may have an urge to make changes to your bedroom. A refreshed look in the bedroom can have an enormous impact on your mood and give you a much-needed boost. This is because your bedroom is your own private quarters and somewhere that you spend a significant amount of time relaxing. It is where you recharge your batteries, so it should be somewhere that reflects your identity and a room that you feel peaceful in. Refreshing the Look There are many different ways that you could refresh your bedroom. These include hanging artwork, placing photos… [Read More]

Tiles In The Family Home

We know a family home has very specific needs, which makes it all the more difficult when trying to decorate! With walls and floors especially, you need to find something not only durable, safe and easy to clean, but also good value for money. So what do you do? Tiles are an excellent option that tick all of these boxes, which is why we have invited Tile Monkey to give you some handy tips on choosing the right tiles for a family home. Value Children can be expensive, so getting value for money may be at the forefront of your… [Read More]

Vinyl Vs Laminate

Whether you have recently bought a house or have decided that it’s time for a bit of a makeover, your flooring is an important factor.  You need to be sure that what you choose is going to last, but the obvious choices may be a little out of your price range, don’t despair! There are some pretty good alternatives available. Allow us to introduce you to Vinyl and Laminate Flooring. Whilst we love these two, we understand that you may prefer one over the other we’ve compared them both to help you reach a decision on what’s best for you!… [Read More]