For most homeowners, as soon as they have bought a house, they want to show it off and turn it into a place where they can entertain and host parties. This is not always easy though as in many instances, having bought a house there is very little money left for anything else. And that means both f...Read more
Spring is basically upon us and that means swimming, barbecuing and time spent outdoors. If you’re ready for the warmer weather then perhaps it’s time you plan your first barbecue for spring. It will give you something to look forward to and think about while the days are still chilly. Then before...Read more
With technology evolving, you may be wondering which heater is best for your home. Generally, there are three main variations of heaters: gas heaters, electric heaters and wood heaters. The main distinction is the primary source of fuel. In this article, we will be looking at the different aspec...Read more
For anyone who owns the property and specifically the house that they live in, there is always something quite special about doing work that will add value to the property. You might not be planning to sell your place, but it is always great to know that the value contained in your asset is increa...Read more
Termites are generally known as wood-destroying insects. This specific property exhibited by termites made many homeowners believe that their brick home is immune to termite infestation. This belief is further strengthened by the fact that brick and concrete homes are quite harder for termites to ...Read more
A bedroom is a place to rest and recharge your batteries. But if at the end of a long day, you enter your bedroom and it's not giving you anything but a calm and happy feeling, it might be time for a make-over. So here are 7 budget-friendly ways to make your bedroom a cozy getaway at the end of the ...Read more
For most people, burning firewood remains a primary source of heat in winter. So, it's only imperative to learn tips on how this heat source can be adequately maintained to keep one warm and cozy.
If you have questions about the finer points of building fires or using them for heat, here are four...Read more
Natural Gas Heaters: Pros vs. Cons
Homeowners who are considering which type of heating will be best for their home should consider natural gas. Natural gas is a commonly chosen fuel for a variety of reasons. However, there are also some drawbacks to using natural gas heaters or having a gas fire...Read more
Enjoying your garden and the hard work you have put in can be a wonderful experience. Add a level of intrigue and wonder with some well placed garden lighting.
Garden design is an important part of making a statement with your home. Lush gardens and winding paths instil a sense of wonder that can...Read more
Having a beautiful garden is something that most people aspire to. A place of greenery, nature and serenity, an ideal way to make a good first impression when guests come to visit. But while this is the goal that most people look to work towards, the flip side is that most folks don’t want to spen...Read more
Alice finally approached the door of her house after a long day at work. 'Ugh, finally home.' she thought as she turned the keys in the door.
The first thing that greeted her was her cat, Angus, rubbing up against her legs. 'Hey, Gus,' she said. 'at least you're here to greet me, where's Willi...Read more
One of the most used rooms in your home is the living room. It’s where you’ll relax after work, socialise with those that you live with, watch television, play games, and host parties and events. It sometimes functions as a quiet and peaceful haven, and sometimes as a boisterous and fun social spa...Read more