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Home Decorating Ideas for Your Children’s Bedroom

A Quick Guide to Getting Started with Indoor Gardening

3 Ways to Make Your Balcony Safer

A balcony is a structure which protrudes from the main “body” of your home. Balconies are built in this way for aesthetic reasons, and to allow a better view from a higher ground. As such, they are exposed to the elements because they “stick out” from the main structure (your house). This poses no problems…

How a Whiteboard Can Help You Get Creative in the Kitchen

Are you in need of a bit of a de-clutter in your kitchen? Looking for a new way to display exciting recipes or keep family members up to date? We are all being told to be environmentally friendly these days and as the ‘to-do’ lists pile up on the kitchen table you might be best…

Things To Consider Before Building Your Own Garden

If you are deciding that you want to grow your own garden, good for you.  There are many advantages to it.  Fruits and vegetables grown in your own backyard are healthier and more convenient than the store-bought alternative.   You can control what comes in contact with your food and can benefit from the additional nutrients. …

Low-Cost Landscaping Ideas

Our home is our sanctuary and it is natural to want to create an attractive space; this extends to the outside of our house as well. A nicely landscaped outdoor area is not only aesthetically pleasing, but it is good for our emotional well-being to enjoy our surroundings and to create spaces we can like…

Floral Festivity for the Christmas Season

If a string of lights, an advent calendar and a garish Santa Claus or two don’t do much for you, there are other, more tasteful, ways to make your home beautifully festive at this time of year. Before the c commercialization of Christmas, when Christmas trees were fir not fiberglass and wreaths were real not plastic, bringing…

Eco-Friendly Interior Design Ideas

As we become more aware of environmental problems and our role in causing them, many people are developing a genuine interest in being more eco-friendly in their daily lives. Our homes are one area where we can make a great deal of improvement and impact; traditional goods and manufacturing processes are problematic in numerous ways,…