Category Archives: Making A Happy Home

How To Prepare For A House Renovation

There’s very little that’s more stressful than a house renovation. Whether you’re remodeling your kitchen or extending your living space, unless you plan carefully your life’s probably going to turn into a haze of dust and tension for a week or so.

Here are some tips to help you get through it with ease:

Get Plenty Of Sleep

It’s true for absolutely everyone that you’re less competent at doing pretty much everything in your life if you haven’t had enough sleep – and preparing for a house renovation is no different.

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Sometimes it Pays to Spend More

Although there’s nothing wrong with being thrifty and saving your money for the things in life that will truly make you happy, there are some household goods that it is worth splurging a bit more on, not only because they will last longer, but also because you will be happier for doing so.

Here are some of the purchases that it is rarely smart to skimp on:

Vacuum Cleaners

Why bother time and money in creating a beautiful home if you’re not going to ensure it stays that way?

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4 Ways to Update Your Home

Every now and again, your home will start feeling out of date. Fashions move fast and so do you. We all change over time, so it’s no wonder we outgrow our decor choices. If money isn’t an issue, you can move home or renovate completely. Most of us don’t have that freedom, though. When you’re living on a budget, updating isn’t so easy. That’s not to say it’s impossible, though. There’s cheaper action you can take to make your home the way you want it.

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Drowning In Mess? 3 Ways to Clean The Clutter

Are you struggling to find ways to clean the clutter in your home? I don’t know about you, but I feel more stressed and “off” when there’s too much clutter around. If the clutter has been getting on top of you, it’s time to make a change. We all know that returning to a disorganized home is a horrible feeling. Stop your home woes by turning your attention to clearing that clutter. Be ruthless (yes,

5 Eco-Friendly Investments To Save and Make You Money

Looking for a way to save money? Why not invest in the planet? Living eco-friendly and taking an interest in climate change is increasingly becoming more profitable. Here are just a few ways that you can save and earn money by going green.

Solar panels

Solar panels convert sunlight into energy, cutting costs on your electricity bills in the long run. Contrary to popular belief, you don’t need to live in a place with constant blue skies to reap the benefits of this technology – most solar panels will still generate power even on the cloudiest of days.

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6 Reasons You’re Not Happy With Your Home

If you’ve started feeling unhappy at home all of a sudden, there could be a few reasons this is happening. Alternatively, if your home has never really ‘done it’ for you, the reasons in this post could give you a clue as to why. Here are 6 reasons you’re not happy with your home, and a few tips on what to do about them!

You’re Listening Too Much To Other People

Maybe you’re listening too much to other people,

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9 Living Room Must Haves

If you’re looking to create the best living room with your own personal touch to it, follow these ideas for living room must haves, and you’ll be there in no time.

1 – Storage

Do you have a load of DVDs or video games, or maybe books? You will need a place to put all of these things; that is within easy reach for you, but hidden,

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