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Bathroom Tips For The Green Homeowner

Our homes say a lot about us as individuals. From the neighbourhoods we live in to the colours of our walls and the things we choose to display in our windows, much of what we value can be read by our neighbours, friends and anyone else who passes through the domestic sphere. On some level, […]
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How to be Environmentally Friendly in the Kitchen

The desire and requirement to be eco friendly is very much ingrained in modern day living. Cutting energy consumption, emissions and costs, are issues at the forefront of every consumers mind these days. In order to lead greener lives we need to take greater action. This can mean recycling more, swapping to energy efficient appliances […]
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The Pros and Cons of Having a Piano In Your Home

An acoustic piano can bring great joy to a household — filling it with music and antiquity. It can also be a cumbersome object that gets in the way and an added household expense. Anyone thinking about investing in a piano has a number of considerations to work through before making a purchase. The Good […]
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Top Three House Cleaning Tips

House cleaning isn’t a favorite activity, but these three tips will help keep your home clean and comfortable. The Oven No one likes cleaning the oven, it’s one of the most dreaded cleaning jobs in the house but it’s one that still has to be done. If you run a busy household and have a […]
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Three Steps to a Multisensory Outdoor Living Space

Outdoor living spaces provide unique opportunities for relaxing and entertaining. One of the major benefits of being outdoors is the multi-sensory experience. Before choosing enhancements for your outdoor living area, study the sensory experience that already exists. Spend time in the space at the different times of day that you will be using it to […]
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How to Decorate Your Home Office

When you hear the phrase “home office,” what do you think of? Most people imagine a comfortable, well-organized place in which to pay bills, finishing work they’ve brought home from their jobs, or school projects. A home office can also be a place to accomplish both business-related and personal goals. That’s why decorating your home […]
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Seven Possible Uses for a Basement in the Home

The basement is often one of the most underused interiors in the entire home. It’s understandably difficult to know what to do with this underground room and with the potential for flooding and mold, the space is partially abandoned. In other cases, when it has been damp-proofed, it is used solely as a storage area. […]
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Kitsching Up Your Kitchen

When I was young we weren’t often allowed into the front room at my grandma’s house as it was ‘for best.’ When visitors came around they were shown in – that and Christmas were the only occasions that the front room was ever used. Today it’s not the front room that’s most likely to be […]
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4 Things to Remember When Making YOUR Unique Bedroom!

Your bedroom is your personal space for relaxation and essential rest. Your bedroom should be the one area of your house or flat where you feel grounded, serene and secure. While current trends in home decor largely dictate the palette of colours available in bed linens, carpeting etc…, it is up to you to supplement […]
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How to Remodel Your Bathroom – The DIY Basics for Beginners

Before you start remodeling your bathroom, you need to get a better idea of what a DIY project like this actually entails. You also need to mentally prepare yourself for the dirty work involved and the patience you will need throughout the entire process. Of course, the first thing you should do is ask yourself […]