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Were you born in a barn? – Little home tips to save energy (and money too!)

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“Where you born in a barn?” it could be argued is one of the most “bite your tongue” questions we all get asked growing up. Leave that kitchen door slightly ajar as you run in to get a KitKat or Jammie Dodger and you would get berated by an elder for the mere notion of having let a slither of …

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Why Upgrading Your Mattress Is Important

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If you’ve had your mattress for a long time now, perhaps you may be debating whether or not you need a new one. While the majority opinion suggests that yes, a new mattress is a great benefit, you may also argue that it’s going to be quite costly. But, remember: it’s in the room you’re going to spend much of …

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Chic Sustainable and Recycled Furniture From J. N. Rusticus

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This is a sponsored post. I’m a firm believer of circular economy, as you might already know this. This system aimed at minimising waste and making the most of resources. This regenerative approach of producing long-lasting design, as well as maintenance, repair, reuse, refurbish, and recycle instead of the a “take, make, dispose” model of production.  I am a big …

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4 Numbers You Should Have On Speed Dial As A Homeowner

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This is a collaborative post. As a homeowner, at times we know that something unexpected may go wrong. It’s an unfortunate reality and something we just can’t get away from. Ok, so you can never be prepared for every possible event, you can help protect yourself from some damages merely by knowing who to call and quickly.  With technology been …

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Summer Garden Ideas For 2019

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This is a collaborative post. It’s been reported that temperatures are set to soar in the UK as the country experiences increasingly hot heatwaves in the summer months. As the weather starts to pick up around this time of the year, some of us are beginning to discover areas behind (and sometimes in front) of our houses, named ‘gardens’. Often …

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6 Ways to Make Your Home Safer in 2019

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This is a collaborative post Home security has come a long way in the past few years. With more alarm systems, cameras, and technology than ever before, it’s easier than ever to feel safe in your home. However, despite all of these improvements, there are still a lot of risks facing homeowners today.  If you want to make your home …

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How To Choose The Right Windows For Your Home

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This is a collaborative post Choosing the right windows for your home may seem like an effortless task, but when you find yourself considering the security, energy efficiency, style and aesthetic of your property, it may take a little more time than you think! As with most household renovations, replacing windows is a necessity that requires many considerations to ensure …

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Giving Your Home A More Contemporary Feel

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When it comes to decorating our homes and outside space, it comes down to personal taste. Some of us like bright colours, while others stick with pastel and neutral tones. Many of us like our homes to feel cosy and warm, while others love the minimalist approach. While it can be down to taste, many of us strive to achieve …

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How to Grow Popular Herbs: Guide and Tips

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This is a collaborative post. There are so many reasons to love and grow your own herbs. You don’t even have to have a garden, even a small patio or a balcony can be home to them. Enchanting walkways, sophisticated meals (fresh herbs are the best! No dried herbs compare to them) and they even make the bees very happy …

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6 Tips For Creating A Relaxing Garden

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This is a collaborative post. When the weather starts to warm up, there is no better place to relax than your own backyard. No matter the size, gardens are supposed to be a source of enjoyment and refuge. They are meant to act as an outdoor oasis, providing space to relax, unwind, and have fun. Those living without gardens often …