Achieving a More Efficient Home for Winter

We’re all trying to save money at the moment, but perhaps the best way to do this is get a more efficient home. We spend so much money on our homes to keep them running, and to keep them looking presentable. But I’m always trying to find ways of making that money stretch further. The best way to do this is get a more efficient…

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Create a Luxury Home

Making your home feel a little more luxurious is more possible than you think, so don’t assume this is something that you have to be without. Everyone deserves a little luxury in their life, and there are lots of little things you can do in your home to give it that luxury feeling. If you follow all of the tips and advice we’re going to…

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Why Do We Have Skirting Boards In Our Homes?

We’ve all got skirting boards at home, but do you ever think about why? Today’s post is a little bit different. I love looking at how trends change through the ages. What we see as a necessity now wasn’t 50 years ago, and might not be in another 50. It’s currently normal to have all your walls plastered, but in the future this might not…

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Costs for After the Wedding Day

Married life after the big day — what are the costs for after the wedding? Me and Jay (well, 99% me) spent 2 years and 3 months planning and saving for our day. But it’s over in a day, and life doesn’t just stop there. Married life can get costly! Angelic Diamonds, retailers of engagement rings, have offered some interesting stats regarding costs after the…

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The Best Staircases for Small Spaces

Staircases can take up a lot of space, but we don’t necessarily want them to. Have you thought about the best staircases for small spaces, and how they might benefit you? A staircase is a necessity, but also takes up precious space if your home is on the smaller side. Our staircase is in our living room. We decided against adding a hallway as it…

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