Author: Amy

Add A Touch of Class To Your Kitchen

Image source   As kitchens are the busiest and most chaotic rooms in our homes, there’s no wonder they are one of the easiest rooms to look a little tired and uncared for, over time. A complete kitchen overhaul can understandably seem overwhelming and the time for a kitchen renovation has to be right in...

Getting A Good Sleep During These Hot Summer Nights

Image source   There is nothing better than waking up to the sun beaming through the gaps around your curtains to let you know it is going to be a glorious day. That’s what summer is all about. Sun, sun and more sun. However, on the flip side of the coin, there is nothing worse...

Top Tips For A Stress-Free Move To A New Family Home

Image:   Moving home is unquestionably one of the most exciting experiences in any person’s life. However, it does have the potential to be one of the most stressful too – especially when children are involved.      You’ve already saved hard to raise money for the purchase. You’ve located the location where you wish...

You Need to Avoid These Home Cooling Mistakes This Summer

Pixabay   When the sun looms over us in all in fiery glory, bathing us in its blazing heat, we sometimes wonder why we spent so much time looking forward to spring and summer. After all, it’s often a lot easier to get comfortable in a cold home than it is a hot one. Better...

Smoothing Over The Cracks And So Much More

  A large majority of people assume that when they live in their house, they won’t have to do any upkeep to the structure of it. That when a house is built, it is built to last forever. There’s a belief that there’s not much that has to be done in terms of upkeep; it’s...

Taking Your Home From Static To Automatic

  Automation in the home has long been a subject of science fiction. Of course, in business, these sorts of tools have been used for years. Electronic locks are used on doors to stop people from entering buildings or rooms without permission. And, in some cases, entire factories are being controlled by machines. Automation is...

New Home? Help Your Kids Stay Safe

Flickr   When you’ve moved to a new home, your kids are going to have to deal with a new neighborhood. With any luck, they’ll be able to go to the same school and hang out with the same friends, but things don’t always work out this way.   If you’re going to move to...

Household Jobs We Love To Hate

  It’s rare to find someone who enjoys gutting the kitchen once a year to get the big cleaning jobs done. When you’re the head of a busy family, running a house and going to work, it’s easy to put off the jobs that need doing in the kitchen. Sometimes, it’s just easier to turn...

Life-Changing Renovation Ideas That Put Function First

https://www.pexels.com/photo/white-ceramic-wall-tile-beside-red-concrete-bricks-220680/   Looking to renovate your home can be an exciting venture. But sometimes, you can feel as if you’re being a bit shallow by trying to make your home look good. So, you’ll be glad when you realize that not all home renovations are to improve the look. Many home improvements allow you to...

Banish Baby Boredom

   But it can truly be a real thing, especially when those first initial sleepless nights have passed, relatives stop dropping in to meet your bundle of joy, and your partner heads back to work. Then it’s just you and your little one, and while they might keep you busy physically there not really in...

A Guide to Raising Money to Buy a Home

Flickr   If you’re looking to buy a home, then you need to get pretty wise with your finances! Getting the money together to buy a home, as well as ensuring your finances are strong enough the weather the first few months of ownership, can be a pretty daunting task. Here are a few tips...

Never Take The Home For Granted!

  The family home is a weird thing. It’s almost a family member itself. It doesn’t live or breathe, but it certainly can feel like a living breathing member of the family. It doesn’t take an active role in our family, but it certainly carries a passive role of caring for us all. Like a...