Category: Home Improvement

5 essential storage hacks when moving home

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Moving house is an incredibly stressful thing to do and, if you don’t have a place to store everything while you’re doing it, your stress levels can go through the roof. Luckily, we have years of experience in helping people to find a new home and we’ve picked up our fair share of moving house… Read more »

How to Make Moving in Together Stress-Free and Easy

When moving in with a friend or partner, you will be faced with a few responsibilities and realities that you are not used to, especially if you have lived with your parents the majority of your life. For the most part – you will be filled with excitement and looking forward to this next chapter… Read more »

Reasons We Store Clutter – Part I

Over the years, you will have gathered a lot of items, some of these may be memorable or have a sentimental meaning attached to them, and others you have stored because you do not want to throw away/ have not had time to throw away. If you, or somebody you know has a clutter problem,… Read more »

Ideas for Your Spare Room

Over the years, has your spare room turned into a place to store all of your clutter? If your answer is yes, then you are one of the many that are neglecting the many uses your spare room has to offer. It can become easy to use it as a place to store items you… Read more »

10 Ways Clutter is Affecting Your Life

An analysis of various studies on clutter and hoarding has indicated that clutter has a negative effect on our life. Not only can clutter in the home cause stress, it can also affect your physical health, relationships, career and finances Take a look at the different and surprising ways clutter can affect your life. Clutter… Read more »

Preparing Your Home for a House Viewing

Once you have made the decision to move and put your house on the market you need to ensure your home is ready for viewing. To attract the best buyers you need to make sure that you give the best impression possible to the people who view your property. If you have lived in the… Read more »

Caring for Garden Furniture

Now that summer has official arrived, you will be bringing out the BBQ and outdoor furniture into the garden, but all too often after a long winter stored in the shed, in the garage or under covers it all needs a bit of TLC before it can be used. Start by giving the BBQ a… Read more »

Reinvent Your Home for Summer

Now summer is here, with the days getting longer and the weather warming up, it is time to revamp your home for summer living by creating a light airy living space. Declutter your living space and remove all items you no longer want or need during the summer, to create a feeling of space. Switch… Read more »

Turn Clutter into Cash This Bank Holiday

If you are feeling overwhelmed by all the ‘stuff’ in your home it is probably time to have a good sort out and declutter. Process of decluttering is not only beneficial for your wellbeing but it can also be financially beneficial too. As the May bank holiday approaches that extra day off could be the… Read more »

Easter Holiday Clear Out

Why not use the long weekend to declutter and have a clear out? Perhaps not the most exciting prospect for the Bank Holiday weekend but if your life is feeling stressful, because you have too much stuff in your home, it could be very rewarding. The advantage of using the Easter Bank Holiday to have… Read more »

10 Quick and Easy Ways to Spring Clean

It’s that time of year again! Once the harshest weather of the winter is over, the days are getting longer and the sun is brightening the sky, many of us start to feel the urge to give our homes a ‘spring clean.’ Traditionally spring cleaning was a way of getting rid of all the soot… Read more »

Home Improvement Month

April is known as home improvement month, because it is a time of year when many people start jobs to spruce up their home. Research indicates that in Britain one in three households spend £2,000 a year on home improvements. However, 43% of jobs are left unfinished because people lose interest or give up because… Read more »