A Kitchen Makeover With Healthy Eating In Mind

If you want a fresh new look for your kitchen,you might worry about the cost of plumbers and electricians. However, there is plenty you can do on your own. You can create the new look you want that will encourage you all to spend more time in the kitchen. A kitchen makeover might also be just the thing to kick-start a new healthy eating plan. Here are just a few of the ideas I’ve looked into when it comes to getting the look I want as well as the tech I need for the family to eat well: Painting We all… [Read More]

The Perfect Playroom Project

Every new father wants to do his part for the child making their arrival, and as we can’t grow the babies in the way that the mother can, DIY is generally our best avenue. Building cots, setting up rocking chairs and painting the nursery is the way to be as prepared as we can be. A little pride in a project never hurt anyone and when your child outgrows the nursery you so lovingly put together, you need to think of the next one. Image Source If you are lucky enough to have the space for a separate playroom in… [Read More]

My Wife is My Slave!

My wife is without question my slave. She is there to fulfil all my needs, look after me and my children, and never question me on anything. I am after all the bread winner. Without my money we could not live, it’s really as simple as that. So here is a list of what I expect as a husband and what I expect my wife to do… 1. I expect my tea ready on the table when I get in from work and no excuses if it is not. 2. My wife has to do everything for our children and… [Read More]

The Priorities That Should Appear On Every Home Improvement Blueprint 

Source: Knowing where to start is often one of the hardest challenges facing any homeowner wanting to improve their home. The property is the foundation of a happy life and is also a huge financial asset. Consequently, the decisions made could be crucial for your future happiness and monetary status. Getting your priorities in order should be accomplished before you ever lift a paintbrush or hammer. The exact vision of a happy home will vary from household to household. However, it’s fair to say that each of the desires below will be on your list. Remember to keep them in… [Read More]

Quick DIY Fixes To Do This Summer

Photo:unsplash  Summer really is the best time of year. If you have children, then you can share in their enthusiasm for it. Every kid looks forward to the summer holidays and being there with them to enjoy it is one of the great pleasures of being a parent. It is also a great time to go away on holiday. You spend all winter and spring looking forward to escaping the everyday pressures of life and kicking back for a while. But if you are going to really start your summer off properly, you need to make sure that you finally… [Read More]

The Internet of Things

How many gadgets do you have in your home? I bet that if you stopped what you were doing right now, looked up and counted all of the gadgets within plain site, that you’d easily count at least five. Dig a little deeper and open up drawers and cupboards, and I bet you that even more gadgets would appear! You’re not alone! The majority of homes are full of them! From fridges to security alarms, these gadgets are likely to do more than just make our lives easier in the future. It is thought that these items will become smarter… [Read More]

Turn Your House into a Luxury Home in 13 Easy Steps

We all dream about living a life of luxury, seeking to experience how the ‘other half’ lives – what if you, too, could live a life of luxury in 13 easy steps?  Living a life of luxury sounds expensive because, after all, the ‘other half’ live a certain way because they have the finance to do so. However, luxury doesn’t have to mean opening a plug on your bank balance – with some simple tricks of the trade, and plenty of elbow grease, your home can play host to an exclusive lifestyle. Step 1 – Lose the Mess The first… [Read More]

Why Home Insurance Is One Of The Most Important Things You’ll Ever Get

As the title says; home insurance is one of the most important things you’ll ever get. You should never cut corners when it comes to home insurance, or worse, choose not to get it at all. If you’re not convinced that you actually need home insurance and that it’s just another expense, this post should convince you otherwise.  Protect The Structure Of Your Home Home insurance is going to help you to protect the structure of your home. It may seem sturdy enough now, you don’t really know how it’s going to hold up in a disaster such as a… [Read More]

Ways To Make Your Home Feel More Special

Your home is supposed to be your humble happy abode. A place to call your haven and a place where you can create happy memories, but how can you make those minor home improvements without breaking the bank? There are many ways to make your home feel a little more like you, whether it’s just adding a few personal touches or perhaps you want to do something a little bigger, it can be cathartic planning what you want to do in your home.  For your living room, why not invest in a log fire? This way you can bring the… [Read More]

Spring Cleaning Can Only Mean 3 Things 

Image source Spring is finally here, and that means the idea of spring cleaner will skid across our minds a couple of times a day. However, the idea of spring cleaning is usually accompanied with the gut-wrenching feeling of it being an absolute chore. That is why we have come up with an list of ways to make your military style attack on your messy home much more tactical and easier, and help you make the top to bottom cleansing of your home far simpler. Gather The Clutter Before you get bogged down in the specifics of a spring clean,… [Read More]