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Block Light From Windows Without Curtains

January 8, 2021

How To Block Light From Windows Without Curtains

Natural light from a window is not only beneficial for your health, it also offers a great deal of ambiance to your living room. But when you want  to watch TV or sleep, it can make you feel uncomfortable. While curtains may be the first solution in blocking light from windows, they’re not your only option.

Green Building

June 13, 2022

Green Building & Home – A Ultimate Guide

Our homes have high energy needs. To satisfy them, we have been burning massive amounts of fossil fuels, which produces greenhouse gasses. The greenhouse gas buildup has created the current climate crisis – probably the largest threat and challenge humanity had yet faced. Let’s dive into the innovative world of green building together and get some answers!

House Foundations

August 5, 2022

Types of House Foundations Explained

Getting yourself familiar with types of house foundations might not be something you’ve ever thought necessary before, but understanding what type of house foundation you have can play a big factor in determining your home’s longevity, and your level of comfort within it. If you are looking at building your own property, or you’re purchasing a new home, it is vital to get to grips with different types of house foundations. House foundations will be the backbone of your property, so it’s essential that they are appropriate not only for your own personal preference but also for your climate and for the type of ground they are built on.

Water Heaters

June 18, 2023

6 Types of Water Heaters Explained (with Pros and Cons)

Water heating systems are not a glamorous topic, but they are an essential part of running our homes, and if you are buying a new property or need to replace your old water heater, then you’ll need to know the advantages and disadvantages of the different types available.

Remove Wallpaper

October 17, 2022

How to Remove Wallpaper: Tips and Tricks that Work

Removing wallpaper is a messy and time-consuming task. Unfortunately, there are no shortcuts, but with the right tools, anyone can remove their old wallpaper. Some techniques work better than others, depending on the type of wallpaper you have. With a little patience and determination, you can easily remove the wallpaper yourself without a professional’s help. Want to know how?

Wash New Sheets
Why You Should Wash New Sheets And How to Do it

You’ve just received your freshly delivered bedding set from the store and can’t wait to sleep on the soft new sheets. But before you put them on your bed and enjoy the luscious fabric, stop right there! Should you wash new sheets or use them straight out of the packet?

Types of Wood Wall Paneling

January 14, 2021

9 Types of Wood Wall Paneling to Add Character to Your Interiors

Before drywalls gained popularity, wood paneling was used to decorate the walls and protect them from damage. Wood wall paneling brings style to the interior space of any home, whether it’s a modern or traditional property. If you’re considering installing wall panels to customize your home, you should first get to know some useful facts about wood wall paneling, its pros and cons, and 9 types to choose from. 

Online Second-Hand Furniture

October 22, 2022

11 Second-Hand Furniture Stores You Can Shop Online

Buying second-hand furniture is a great way to fit out your home in an individual style, while also saving money and shopping in a sustainable way. These are some of the best places to look for second-hand furniture online.

Best Curtain Colors for Grey Walls

March 31, 2021

What Color Curtains Are Best For Grey Walls? (13 Color Ideas Explored)

From charcoal to ash, and anchor to steel, There are more than 50 shades of grey you can choose for your wall color. Choosing the right curtain colors is just as important to transform your living space. Grey is a trending wall color that adds an edgy and timeless look to your living room, bedroom, and just about any other room of the house. Many home interiors incorporate this neutral shade into their furnishings. But when it comes to picking the most suitable curtain colors for grey walls, you have plenty of options depending on the vibe you’re going for. Here are 13 curtain color ideas for grey walls to help you get started.  

Curtains for Blue Walls

August 8, 2022

What Curtains Go with Blue Walls? (Inc. 10 Examples)

From turquoise and teal to sky blue, there is no denying how calming and peaceful the color blue is. It is, after all, associated with serenity and tranquility. Not surprisingly, this is the color most interior designers use for bedrooms to promote relaxation and sleep. Given that curtains and walls are side by side, it’s important to harmonize the pattern and color of your curtain with blue walls. While there is no right or wrong when choosing an appropriate curtain, you’ll want to feel good every time you come home and look at your window treatments. In this article, I will help you decide on the most suitable curtain to match your blue walls.

Types of Forks

August 10, 2022

24 Types of Forks and Their Uses (with Pictures)

Most people only have a few different types of dining fork in their home cutlery draw, and you may be surprised to find that there are actually over 30 different types of forks used for dining. If you’ve ever felt flustered and confused by the different forks offered in a restaurant and struggled to decide that one to use, or if you want to learn about types of forks to impress your dinner guests, then this guide is exactly what you’ve been looking for.

Egyptian Themed Room Decor Ideas

September 18, 2022

15 Egyptian Themed Room Decor Ideas to Make a Dramatic Statement

Egyptian culture is without a doubt one of the most fascinating in the world, so why not bring the beauty of ancient Egypt to your home. You can apply this style to almost any room of your house. An Egyptian themed room decor creates a mysterious Oriental vibe – as long as you make use of color. With a little planning, you will be able to transform your interiors into a dream Egyptian style home. To find out how, take a look at my 15 examples of Egyptian themed room decor.