What Should Be In Your Bathroom But Probably Isn’t
home & garden
What Should be in Your Bathroom but Probably Isn’t If you have functional features like a toilet, sink, shower or bath, then you’re half way to creating your dream bathroom. However, there are several things which can be added to take the functionality of this room to the next level. These can be small adjustments which make your bathroom warmer, …
Long Car Journey Essentials You Need When Travelling with Kids
day trips
At this time a year lot’s of people are on the roads. They are either going to shopping centres to get all their Christmas present or on long car journey’s to visit family and loved ones. Travelling with kids can be stressful at this time of year, with the amount of people on the roads and even the weather causing …
How to Keep your Car Maintained in Winter
home & garden
  Keeping your car in tip-top condition is really important, but is especially important to make sure your car is well maintained in winter. I have only just passed my driving test last weekend and got my very first car. It’s an oldish car, a year 2000 Seat Leon. It has had only one previous owner who was an old …
Effective Home Cleaning – Working with Maid Services
home & garden
Effective Home Cleaning- Working with Maid Services A clean and organized home creates a strong foundation for other areas of your life. People spend a significant amount of time in their homes and the cleanliness of where they live can have a tremendous impact on their overall wellbeing.     Reasons for Professional Cleaning If you are wondering about why …
My New Wall Art from Posterlounge
home & garden
A few months ago I started decorating my kitchen and dinning room. We went for a black, grey and red colour theme and did a feature wall in my dinning room with a London theme wallpaper. I still haven’t finished yet as I need to paint my kitchen cupboard as they are currently blue, but we need to get our …
Bobble Art Party at Derby Intu Centre
Shopping
Last week we was invited down to Derby Intu Centre for a Bobble Art Party. I had never heard of Bobble Art before but was looking forward to seeing the items that they sold. Apparently Bobble Art have been around for 18 years and first started out in Australia. Just me and Caitlin went in the end, as my youngest, …
The Best Ways to Solve Disputes with your Neighbours
home & garden
The Best Ways to Solve Disputes with your Neighbours.   From arguments over noise to disagreements about boundary walls and overhanging branches, there’s no shortage of things to fall out with our neighbours about. So, what should you do if you find yourself in a dispute with the people living next door? Here, we look at the best ways to …
Songmics White Desk Review
home & garden
My daughter Caitlin has been after a desk for a while now. She loves to write her own stories and prefers to write them at a desk father than on her bed or floor. She was using an old small cupboard with the doors removed temporarily, until I could get her a proper desk. So when I was asked if …
How to Get Your House Ready for Summer
home & garden
How to Get your House Ready for Summer With the summer holidays just around the corner, you will need to prepare your house for having the kids full-time. Read this guide on how to get your house ready for summer in easy steps. 1. Tidy As your kids are going to be spending a long time in your house, it’s …
Making Your House Solar-Powered
home & garden
Making Your House Solar-Powered Solar powered homes were a rarity just ten years ago. Now they’re everywhere. Better technology, cheaper panels, and supportive tax incentives have pushed solar power into the mainstream. Considering the impact solar power has on the environment, this is the sort of tech revolution that reignites your faith in humanity. The average house can reduce their …
How Healthy is Your Home Improvements?
home & garden
We are a nation who loves to pick up a hammer and spruce up our homes with a touch of DIY, what we don’t always think about though, are the dangers that can come with it. It can seem so simple to just ‘do it yourself’ so you can avoid long waiting lists and overpriced fees, but just when is …
How to Prepare Your House for a Sale
home & garden
‘Staging’ a house is a real estate agent’s term for decorating for viewers. Essentially, you’re making the house look worth buying rather than just neat and tidy for guests. Staging a house for a quick move now is as much of an art as it is a science. So, here’s everything you need to know about preparing for the big …
My Dream Bedroom – Pink, White & Grey
home & garden
When I first moved into my house, 10 years ago now, all the walls in every room where the same. Magnolia. The first rooms I decorated where by son’s room who was only 1 years old back then and the bathroom. Then we saved up some money and gave the living room a complete makeover. I hated my bedroom and …
How to Switch from Oil to LPG
home & garden
How to Switch from Oil to LPG   Are you thinking about making the switch from oil to LPG but have no idea how to go about it? Than take a little look at the infographic below that may answer your questions and will help guide you through the process. Or if you are still waying up the pros and …
Benefits of Switching from Oil to LPG
home & garden
Benefits of Switching from oil to LPG I have already shared with you some great tips to help you save on your energy using LPG and also the benefits of LPG automatic top-up technology and today I am sharing an infographic to show you the benefits of switching from oil to LPG. So what do you think is best? LPG or oil? …
The Benefits of Having Automatic LPG Top-up Technology
Infographics
  I have already shared with you ways that LPG can reduce your energy costs but today I am sharing with you an infographic that tells us more about the benefits of having automatic LPG top-up technology. If you already have LPG you can switch LPG supplier to get automatic top-up technology and you don’t have to worry about ordering more gas …
6 Ways to Reduce Your Energy Costs by Using LPG
Infographics
Here are 6 ways to Reduce Your Energy Costs by Using LPG Energy bills seem to be at an all time high. I feel like am am constantly paying for mine. But check out this infographic below from the leading lpg suppliers UK as they show you some tips to help you reduce your costs.         This is …
The Best Flooring for DIYers?
home & garden
The Best Flooring for DIYers?     It is always a fantastic feeling when you have the time and money available to rejuvenate the interior design of your home. One of the easiest and most effective ways to improve the appearance of your home is to install Engineered Wood flooring. However, I am far from a wood flooring expert and …
The Rise of Staycations
Infographics
The rise of staycations in the UK is growing with more people preferring to stay at home then travel abroad. We stay in the UK when we have a family holiday. For the last few years we have been taking the kids to Butlins, Skegness. And they love it. But I do miss the sun shine and would love a …
Attainable Healthy Cooking for the Beginner Cook
home & garden
Attainable Healthy Cooking for the Beginner Cook     Let’s face it: not everyone likes to cook. While some see cooking as a creative process and gain a sense of fulfillment after whipping up a dish, others see the cooking as cruel and unusual punishment. For people with a fear of cooking, making a meal from scratch makes them worried …
How to Create an Eco-Friendly Garden
home & garden
The summer months always inspire us to get out into the garden, whether that’s to lie in the sun or sort out the weeds that we’ve let get a little bit out of hand. This summer, why not put the warmer weather to good use and work on changing your garden for the better. Creating a more eco-friendly garden can …
To Staycation, or Not to Staycation?
Travel
Finally, we’re starting to feel the warmth of the sun, and the hope that comes with the spring! I’m not sure about you, but it all makes me look ahead excitedly to the summer holidays already. With Europe on our doorstep, a generally favourable exchange rate and a seemingly unlimited supply of stunning destinations, the natural tendency is to hot …
Are Wooden Worktops High Maintenance?
home & garden
Are wooden worktops high maintenance? Offering plenty of character, rustic charm and natural warmth, it’s easy to see why wood has long been a favourite material to use in kitchens. However, many homeowners are put off using solid wood for their kitchen surfaces, believing that it is too impractical for busy family life. If you want to find out how …