House and Home

How to Find Your Dream Home

How to Find Your Dream Home

Buying a home can be as straightforward or complicated as you want it to be. Regardless of what your dream home looks like, buying a house will be one of the most essential steps in your life from a financial standpoint. Therefore, you will need to find out what you can buy, before heading out…

5 Simple Ways to Elevate Your Home’s Interior Design

5 Simple Ways to Elevate Your Home’s Interior Design

If it’s time to spruce up your house, whether it’s because you’re planning on following the ‘5 Top Tips on How to Prepare for a House Viewing’, or simply just want a new look, there are a number of easy hacks to get this done. Elevation doesn’t necessarily mean large expenses, and chances are you can make…

Home Staging Ideas – 5 Top Tips on How to Prepare for a House Viewing

Home Staging Ideas – 5 Top Tips on How to Prepare for a House Viewing

When you put your house up for sale, you want it to sell fast, right? The key to making a quick sale could come down to something called ‘home staging’. If your house has been on the market for a prolonged period of time, you could hire a home staging professional to prepare your home…

10 Mistakes to Avoid During Your Next Kitchen Redesign

10 Mistakes to Avoid During Your Next Kitchen Redesign

The kitchen is the beating heart of the house. It is where we store, prepare and even eat food. It is where we sit and chat to guests, relax with a brew, and it can double as a room for doing homework and paperwork. It also usually acts as a buffer between the back garden…

6 Ways to Save Water in the Shower and Bathroom

6 Ways to Save Water in the Shower and Bathroom

Using less water is not only good for the environment, but it can save you money on your water bill too. The bathroom is one area of our home where we use a lot of water, so if you’re trying to reduce your water consumption at home, it’s worth starting here. So here are six…

How to Plan Your Spring Cleaning

How to Plan Your Spring Cleaning

It’s coming up on that time of year again. The time to do a thorough spring cleaning of your home. Where did the idea of spring cleaning come from anyway? It’s believed that the custom dates back to the 19th century. Before vacuum cleaners and dust filtration systems, springtime was the right time to do…

How to Clean the Water Filter in Your Fridge

How to Clean the Water Filter in Your Fridge

Does anybody actually drink straight-up tap water anymore? With all kinds of pollutants infiltrating the fresh water supply around the world and nearly every municipality imposing clean-water measures (including chlorination…yuck!) in an attempt to ensure that urban dwellers don’t suffer from disease, parasites, or heavy-metal poisoning (for example) the water that enters our homes is…