Create Neighbourhood Lawn Envy with....

By :- Kate, On June 1, 2016 in ::-House
As summer fast approaches, many gardeners are getting their gardens into pristine condition ready for the warmer weather. With family barbecues, al fresco dining and other outdoor activities planned, many seek the perfect lawn, which means beautiful lawn stripes. (more…).... {{ Continue Reading }}

How to Make Hardwood Floors Senior-....

By :- Kate, On May 19, 2016 in ::-House
Choosing a flooring material for use in a home occupied by senior citizens can be tough. Choices such as carpeting can provide additional insulation and offer padding against a fall, but its fibres are harder to clean and tend to be hard to use with mobility aids. Hardwood flooring, on the other hand, is easy to maintain and is a good fit for anyone with crutches or a wheelchair, but it is also qu.... {{ Continue Reading }}

Spring Cleaning

By :- Kate, On April 27, 2016 in ::-House
While Spring Cleaning is not a topic that will have you sitting on the edge of your seat with excitement, there are aspects of doing it that give you the feeling of achievement. I received this email from an online friend and she said: (more…).... {{ Continue Reading }}

5 Signs Your House is Harbouring Mi....

By :- Kate, On April 20, 2016 in ::-House
It might seem like it would be easy to identify whether mice are living in the walls of your house, but, unfortunately, they can often slip by unnoticed, at least for a few weeks. Mice can spread diseases and cause structure damage to your home, so they need to be dealt with as soon as possible. The first step is understanding just how to identify their presence. (more…).... {{ Continue Reading }}

Buying A House: 5 Key Steps

By :- Kate, On March 28, 2016 in ::-House, Tips
It is often said that buying a house can be one of the most stressful times in our lives. From spending ages searching for our dream property, to having to go through the entire legal process. And don’t even mention all the stress that comes on moving day! But before you get to your moving day, you will need to jump through many loops to help you bag the house of your dreams. So what exactly do .... {{ Continue Reading }}

Time for a new kitchen? Find the be....

By :- Kate, On March 8, 2016 in ::-House
With a wealth of available kitchen options out there, it can be difficult to know where to start when you are planning an update. We’ve summed up the best options according to what you need from a kitchen redesign to make it that bit easier. (more…).... {{ Continue Reading }}

How To Clean Your Hardwood Floors

By :- Kate, On February 18, 2016 in ::-House
Hardwood floors are a beautiful addition to any home, and when maintained properly can last for decades. Unfortunately floors in downstairs high-traffic areas can experience a lot of wear over the years. Getting the best from your timber flooring means keeping it clean and in good condition, but how should you do this? With lots of conflicting advice out there on how to look after hardwoods, we ha.... {{ Continue Reading }}

Downtime – Five minutes at a ....

By :- Kate, On January 31, 2016 in ::-House
Anyone who’s a mum to young children (and it doesn’t really change that much as they get into their teens) knows that you often have to juggle in order to fit everything into your day. Whether you’re a stay-at-home mum or a mum who goes out to work, there’s rarely a quiet moment. You might often feel like Mrs Large in Jill Murphy’s book ‘Five Minutes' Peace’. (more…).... {{ Continue Reading }}