How to Transform your Balcony this Summer

How to Transform your Balcony this Summer

With the heat wave we have currently been enjoying everyone has been getting their sun loungers out and doing some good old sun worshipping. Urban dwellers have also been getting out on to their balconies and enjoying the welcome hot spell we have had these past few weeks.Continue Reading

Decorating a Bathroom on a Budget

Decorating a Bathroom on a Budget

You may enjoy splashing about in your bathroom but you don’t have enough bucks to splash out on your bathroom. If you are on a limited budget then have no fear because there are ways of sprucing up your bathroom that won’t cost you a fortune.Continue Reading

How to Maintain a Patio

How to Maintain a Patio

With temperatures soaring all you want to do of an evening is to get out the garden furniture and sit on your patio and relax with a nice glass of something refreshing. Yet sloppy slabs on a less than perfect patio could make the whole experience a trial.Continue Reading

How to Maintain your Garden with Minimum Effort

How to Maintain your Garden with Minimum Effort

When you are as busy as a bee in your job the last thing you want to do when you get home is to spend hours in the garden doing all those annoying jobs that need to be done. If the sun is shining you want to get the old sun loungers out and lieContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Top Tips for Safe DIY

Top Tips for Safe DIY

Like most people when it comes to DIY you are probably a jack of all trades and master of none. You will have a go at most jobs in the house and try to fix them yourself. Safety is not always your prime concern as you try to get the job done.Continue Reading

Ideas for Adding Colour to your Garden

Ideas for Adding Colour to your Garden

Whenever you visit a stately home or historical garden with a camera or mobile phone in hand ready to take pictures you can guarantee that the flowers you photograph will be the colourful ones. They naturally attract the eye and will create more interest for friends and family when you show off your pastoral pics.Continue Reading

Gardening Tips for June

Gardening Tips for June

The sun should be blazing and as we approach the longest day on the 21st there should be no excuse why you can’t get in your garden and work! There is no reason to wait for the weekend as you can flex your green fingers during the long summer nights this month.Continue Reading

How to Get Rid of Carpet Stains

How to Get Rid of Carpet Stains

It always seems to happen in slow motion doesn’t it? The hand does not quite connect properly with the glass of red wine and you see it tip and start to fall. Despite a desperate clutch to stop it happening, the drink falls and stains the carpet.Continue Reading

Four Ways to Declutter your Home

Four Ways to Declutter your Home

Clutter has an annoying way of building up so that before you know it your home is full of it and your living space is overwhelmed by rubbish. Everyone needs to declutter their home from time to time, so here are some handy hints and tips on how you make your home clutter free.Continue Reading

How to Spruce up a Concrete Yard

How to Spruce up a Concrete Yard

Some people call it a yard and the slightly more pretentious call it a Victorian walled garden. Whatever you call your Coronation Street style concrete space at the back of your urban home you can still make something out of it.Continue Reading