Tips for maximising space in the home

The Kitchen To maximise your work space in the kitchen, it's important to be imaginative and invest in clever, space-saving storage ideas. A great idea to save space is to invest in integrated appliances - appliances that fit seamlessly into cupboards, thereby saving space around the kitchen. Integrated appliances can be expensive to be and often require a full kitchen re-fit, but you may be able to slot your appliances into existing cupboards to save money and space. The thought of hanging Read more [...]

4 Reasons to Remodel Your Kitchen

If you’ve been staring at your kitchen while feeling a mixture of horror and disgust, it’s definitely time for an upgrade. However, even a kitchen that just looks boring or is running out of room could use a retool. You might have already talked yourself out of it if you can’t see any major problems. However, HGTV recommends looking beyond basic reasons for a redesign like worn cabinets or counters. If you still need some convincing, here’s a few good reasons to take the kitchen redesign Read more [...]

Why Tune-ups Are Important for Your Heating System

Everyone understands the importance of having a regular tune-up for your car. Spotting problems before they develop can keep you on the road longer and avoid frustrating delays. You don’t want to be stuck on the side of a road with auto trouble, and your family certainly doesn’t want to feel stranded in the middle of the winter in a freezing house. Your home should be are a sanctuary and a place where you feel comfortable. Experiencing heating problems in midwinter can create significant discomfort. Read more [...]

Add A Touch Of Style To Your Holiday Home

What sets magazine-ready holiday homes apart from ordinary ones? Whether it’s a property you own or rent year-on-year, certain holiday homes hold a special place in the hearts of many South Africans. A holiday house requires a lot of care and attention before it can become a home. If you are lucky enough to be the proud owner of a holiday home, here is how you can use solid surfacing to transform your holiday property into a beautiful getaway abode. Be inspired by your surroundings. Where Read more [...]

Choose the Flooring for Your Home Improvement Project Wisely

Choosing the materials you use on any construction you do in your house is just as important as knowing the precise measurements and most efficient design. If your next home improvement project involves an update of your floors, then perhaps it's time to consider whether engineered hardwood flooring such as maple hardwood flooring is the perfect option for your home. What is Engineered Hardwood Flooring? Many times when we are imagining a home improvement project, we dream big. The great thing Read more [...]

Products To Use In Your Tiny Home

Tiny homes are a trending housing movement that strives to create a comfortable living space with minimal square footage. Most tiny home are between 100 and 400 square feet. Compare this to conventional homes which averaged 2,598 square feet in 2013, and you can see why tiny homes require quite a bit of creativity to redefine American living. If you’re interested in scaling down and trying a tiny home yourself, these smart products can help you make the most of your small space. Folding Furniture Image Read more [...]

Tips for Ditching Your Apartment to Live in a Boat

There are a lot of benefits for living on a houseboat, such as not worrying about mowing the lawn or being able to move your home whenever you like. If this idea interests you, you might want to know how to move into a houseboat. Here are some tips from The Foam Factory for ditching your apartment and living in a boat. Try to downsize as much as possible, you won't need much of the extra furniture, paintings, or knickknacks that you have in your apartment. You will probably want to consider getting Read more [...]

Get Different Kitchen Ideas for Your Home

The kitchen is not only a place for cooking meals; it also a space for bonding wherein you are able to interact with your family members and guests. It is no wonder that most people make a huge effort in making the kitchen as welcoming as possible. Nothing could inspire people to cook hearty meals more than a clean, beautiful kitchen. If you are tired of the bleak look your kitchen has and is considering about remodeling your cooking space, then there are hundreds of ways you can do it. To start, Read more [...]

DIY Painting Tips That Homeowners Should Know

Painting jobs are often tackled by homeowners as DIY projects. There are various things that should be done in order to make all projects a success but according to the professional painters at www.pohlmann.com.au, we see most homeowners making mistakes and ending up with paint jobs that are far from perfect. Because of this, here are some pretty simple tips you want to be aware of right now. Equipment And Prep Work It is really important that you prepare wall surface before you put on paint. Read more [...]

Interior Design Trends for Modern Apartments

Modern interior design is all about embracing clean lines, sleek furniture, minimal accessories, and simple design. By eliminating the clutter, modern spaces focus on organization and the function that each piece can serve. While modern design may not be for everyone, this style is a popular choice for apartment spaces. Especially since a lot of apartments can be on the smaller side, modern design can easily help a space feel larger and more organized. Today’s modern apartments are ready and waiting Read more [...]