Home improvement tips for the wine lovers

Home improvement tips for the wine lovers
If you’re a bit like me and have a little addiction to wine, you will understand that your home can really showcase your obsession. There are a few ways you can improve your home whilst keeping wine in mind. Check out some of our tips below to really make your home stand out. Kitchen The kitchen is usually the place you store your wine, but this doesn’t mean it has to be boring. I know when I put wine in my fridge I barely have room for it, so this ma

Be prepared for your first house viewing

Be prepared for your first house viewing
So someone has taken interest in your home and they are coming round in a few days… The viewing process is an essential part of marketing your home and trying to make it appealing to potential buyers. So it is very important that you put your best foot forward and try to make yourself as prepared as possible prior to any viewings taking place. The goal is to make your home more appealing to your audience. Clean as a whistle… Clean your home from top t

6 ways to make your kitchen seem bigger than it is

6 ways to make your kitchen seem bigger than it is
As we all know the kitchen is the heart of the home and more of us wish they were just that little bit bigger. Well, there are a few tricks which you can use to give that false illusion of space. Clutter free zone By keeping your worktops clear it will massively enhance the illusion of space in your kitchen. There are some things which do need to stay on your worktops like your kettle but there are some things you rarely use and take up much needed s

What are you doing when your children fly the nest?

What are you doing when your children fly the nest?
It’s finally that time. Your children have flown the nest and purchased a place of their own. We know it can be hard thinking about your children not living with you but we have 6 uplifting ideas to put you back in a happy mood. Have you ever thought about what you’re going to do with your new room? Are you the sort of person who is going to try and cling onto their child’s room and try and keep it the same as when they left? Try not get down about this...

Can a rental feel like home?

Can a rental feel like home?
These days it is difficult to save up the money for a home of your own. You want the independence of living on your own, but you just simply can’t afford it. Like many of us, you might not own the property you live in but this should never stop your rental home feeling like home. There is no need to worry; with the right decorative touches you can make a huge difference to the overall feel of your home. Add some colour into your life A great way to custo

Do you know what the most valuable rooms are when selling your property?

Do you know what the most valuable rooms are when selling your property?
We all know that with today’s property market getting the highest value from your current property could be the difference between getting your hands on your dream home and missing out. You want to make sure that you’re getting the very best price possible when it comes to selling your property. But how can you be positive that you’re getting the highest value for your home? With a few select home renovations and paying attention to detail in the rooms ...

Is the kitchen really the heart of the home?

Is the kitchen really the heart of the home?
Is the kitchen really the heart of the home or is your living room replacing your kitchen? Just over one in ten admit the kitchen is where they spend the most of their time in as a group, in contrast, four fifths of people named the lounge / living room as the place where they spend the most time with each other. Are we using the sitting room for entertaining guests, reading, watching TV etc. rather than standing around in the kitchen talking and socialisi...