Category Archives: Making A Happy Home

Get Rustic: Adding A Little Country Flavor In Your Home

Is there really anything better than older, more traditional styles? Not only are they timeless, but they also add an aura of general comfort to your home, creating a space that you aren’t afraid to relax in. What could you want more than a couch that you aren’t afraid to kick off your shoes and curl up on, or a floor that won’t show the scuffed footprints of rampaging kids and pets? Here are some tips on how to add a little country look to your home…

Think Practicality

First and foremost,

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Protect Your Home from Common Household Pests

Your home is your space. Whether it is big or small, modern or traditional, filled with stuff or minimalist. It is your space. Your happy place. And you don’t want anything to ruin this little fact, least of all pests. Pests do not belong in your home. Even if you don’t mind them, find bugs interesting or see rodents as cute, they can cause real harm to your home and to everyone in it.

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Decisions That Will Build A Better Home

Building a home seems like a huge effort. That’s because it is. You’re going to have to spend a lot of time, effort, and money on building any house. So, you don’t want to end up with a home that isn’t quite everything you hoped it would be. Now, not later, is the time to revisit some of the major decisions about building a home. Miss any of these and you could make a mistake that has you damning the home you once thought you would love.

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Working Full Time and Keeping a Clean House

One of the most common challenges for adults who work full-time is trying to keep the home clean and organized throughout the week. After a busy day at the office, it can be difficult to have the energy and time to clean each room of the home and allow it to be presentable. For those who are busy with their career, there are a few tips to follow to maintain a clean and orderly home setting without too much effort involved.

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Luxe Interiors for Less

You don’t need to max out your credit card and spend hours of your precious time to give your home a more luxe look. With a few simple tips and tricks, you can make your home’s interior look much more presentable and expensive than it really is and it’ll look so good that everyone will think you’ve spent ten times as much money on it than you actually have!

Here are just a few simple things you can do to trick them into thinking your home is more expensive:

Freshen it Up

You’d be surprised just how big of an impact applying a fresh coat of paint to your walls can have,

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How To Make A Leased Home Your Own

A lot of the time, living in a leased home can be a great solution to whatever housing problems you might have. Not only do you get to live in a beautiful house in a great neighborhood but you also get to do so without the financial burden that comes with buying a house. One of the only problems with living in leased houses is that they can be difficult to decorate – obviously you can’t make any big renovations or start knocking down the walls!

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Want A Fresh Start? Move House!

It is so easy to find yourself trapped in routines because they ingratiate themselves into our lives without our really noticing. It stands to reason that the first time you did something, you did it consciously and intentionally. But if it worked and you found it quicker, easier, or in any way more efficient, then you are likely to want to do it again. It is a natural tendency of humans to find the ways of running our lives that meet with the least resistance,

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