Central air is nice to have in a home, but it’s often out of the price range of many homeowners. Even worse, the bulky equipment takes up too much space both inside and outside of your home. For people with limited storage or yard space, this is a huge problem. However, if you … [Read more...] about Different Types of Compact Air Conditioning Units for the Home
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It’s Time To Be A Hero! For the next four weeks I’m taking part in the Tiny Pop's, PJ Masks #Holidayheroes activity. Kids who love watching PJ Masks on Tiny Pop can get involved and learn how to be a hero. Just like their favourite PJ Masks characters! Isn't it fun? … [Read more...] about Tiny Pop Holiday Heroes: Be A Hero like the PJ Masks!
Selling a house is no easy task. You have to manage real estate agents and banks while also looking for a new place to live. Plus, you still need to make sure your house is attractive to potential buyers. Keeping your house looking good may sound difficult, especially when you … [Read more...] about Home Staging Strategies for Big Families
Last week I was invited to attend a really cool event organised by organic tea company, Honest. They did a 3 day summer pop-up garden party which was called Honest Garden, inspired by the company's commitment to sourcing organic ingredients for its products, where they were … [Read more...] about Honest Pop Up Garden Event in South Bank London
Purchasing your dream home in your ideal neighbourhood can be an expensive affair. For those who are regularly browsing Rightmove and wincing at the cost of a home located next to good schools and amenities, the prospect of a huge mortgage may seem inevitable. That is, of course, … [Read more...] about 3 Home Remodelling Rules
Not long ago I had an amazing opportunity to review a new washing machine and a new tumble dryer. This was a life saver because I was really struggling with my laundry. We are a family of 4 which includes 2 little girls age 7 and 2 years old so the amount of laundry we have is … [Read more...] about EcoEgg Laundry Products For Sensitive Skin
I don't know when was the last time that I had a proper nice long hot bath with some peace and quiet! Since becoming a mother, I literally have no time for this sort of thing. I use to have a bath at least once a week before Bella was born. After she was born, I might have done … [Read more...] about Dreaming Of A Long Hot Bath
If you are investing in new furniture for your patio, you can choose from a number of options in terms of purchasing, reusing, or finishing items you already own, in order to keep costs down. So rather than simply toss your old items, consider some of these ways to give your … [Read more...] about How To Save When Buying Patio Furniture
Achieving a designer-look living room can be very expensive and often our tastes change over time, so you don’t want to spend hundreds of pounds on a single piece that you might not be in love with a few years down the line. Also, having a family doesn’t mean you have to … [Read more...] about Designer Living On A Budget
Most people tend to focus on their inside space when decorating their home. And it makes sense as that is the place where we spend most of our time as a family, right? But why do we neglect the outside? I think when people first approach your house, the first thing they will see … [Read more...] about Four Ways To Give Your Outdoor Space A Fresh Look
When designing a family-friendly bathroom there can be a lot to think about to make sure it’s safe for children to use, as well as being a space for adults to enjoy and relax. … [Read more...] about Family-friendly Bathroom Designs
Have you ever wanted to hire a professional interior designer to help redecorate a specific room of your home, but your dream was crushed or didn't get off the ground because you couldn't afford it? Well, now thanks to Homewings this is now possible! It is an online interior … [Read more...] about Homewings Design Bar Event
I LOVE Cuddledry and I have been a fan of their towels since Bella was born. We have been very lucky to be able to review a couple of their nicest ranges of towels like their Swim Poncho and their Cuddlepaw Toddler Bath. They are both amazing towels but the one we received this … [Read more...] about Cuddledry Snuggle Bunny Towel Review
I wrote recently about wanting to redecorate the girls' room. It is a bit of a mess at the moment and I need both girls happy sharing the same room. I have so many ideas for the room but the main thing will be getting a bunk bed for them which will provide much more space. Of … [Read more...] about Thinking Of Redecorating The Girls’ Room
One day I wish to have my dream house with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a big living room and a big kitchen! That would be amazing! When I lived back home, my parents had a 2-floor house with 5 bedrooms, huge living room, dining room and a large garden with swimming pool and pond! I … [Read more...] about Win a £200 Tile Voucher To Spend Online at Walls and Floors
My youngest daughter Sienna has grown up so much now that I think she is ready to share a room with her sister. I have been thinking about this for a long time. I really want my girls to love their bedroom and to want to spend time there playing as well sleeping. … [Read more...] about Girls Bedroom Ideas
Before I started blogging, I worked in different offices practising law. I would usually work long hours in these offices which meant that my office chair was very important. It needed to be comfortable so I was able to deliver and also achieve my deadlines. I was actually lucky … [Read more...] about What Is So Special About Your Office Chair?
Now that we are in November we are starting to feel the cold more. I have noticed that in the last couple of weeks the temperature has gone down a lot. In fact, since the change of clocks, the days have become darker and cooler. This is the exact moment that we are looking to … [Read more...] about Should I Buy A Space Heater This Winter?
When it comes to Bi-Fold doors, there has been a rise in demand for aluminium based designs for contemporary-style extensions and new builds, which comes from its strength, aesthetic and low maintenance requirements. There are alternatives of course, such as timber (for a more … [Read more...] about How Thermally Efficient Are Your Aluminium Bi-fold Doors?
I have always been surrounded by the love of art, decoration, and living ideas. My mum is a decorator by heart and all her life was interested in discovering and admiring new trends. She would spend hours in an Art Gallery browsing around for the next piece of art that she would … [Read more...] about My Day at LivingEtc House Tours 2016
Have you ever wonder about wanting to change your furniture because it is old or because it is not looking good anymore or because you are bored of it and you need a change? Well, I have been having those thoughts lately. For example, we have an old sofa at home which I … [Read more...] about Buying Second Hand Furniture Online
For all the talk of the housing crisis, one thing never seems to change: Brits are a nation of home improvers. Indeed, particularly in London, the growing trend is to ‘improve, not move’, and it’s wonderful that we’re all inclined to optimise what we have, rather than constantly … [Read more...] about The 5 Biggest Value-Adding Home Improvements
A concrete floor is an often overlooked flooring surface. Even though your current property may have concrete floors, they are probably hidden away under laminate or carpet or, in the case of the garage or outbuildings, under years of grime, cobwebs and oil patches. … [Read more...] about How Concrete Flooring Can Increase Your Property Value
For those who aren't aware, put simply, a bifold is a door that slides open while its panels fold up and stack neatly against the wall – like a concertina. Bifold doors are also known as bi-folding doors, folding sliding doors, glass sliding doors and sliding room dividers. They … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons to Choose Aluminium Bi-Fold Doors
The kitchen is the beating heart of your home, that much is beyond doubt. Not only is it the room in which, on average, most active waking hours are spent but it is where the most important activities of your day take place. Where you eat and where you socialise -- where you are … [Read more...] about 5 Important Tips for Designing The Perfect Kitchen
In the past, when it came to windows, you could have any colour you wanted, as long as it was white :-). Well times have moved on and there is now a much wider choice available. This means you can now choose a colour that best suits your property. In this post I will be looking … [Read more...] about Coloured Windows – Window Colours That Suit Your Property
I love it when I can give a different look to my bedroom just by adding some colour or some accessories, like cool vintage cushions with different shapes. It is the perfect way to keep finding new looks so you don't get bored of seeing the same old thing when entering your … [Read more...] about Adding a Vintage Touch to My Bedroom with Evans Lichfield
Hola chicos, gas safety in the home is something you should be very aware of, particularly when there are children around. Following on from a post we recently did covering BBQ safety tips, we were asked to contribute towards a gas safety ebook by Flogas covering tips for gas … [Read more...] about 5 Gas Safety Tips For The Home