Category: DIY

October 18, 2017 / / DIY

If you are looking for ideas on how to renovate a house, or even just put one right and make it more tidy and inhabitable, then we have a few helpful tips that might make your life easier. After all, you know what you want to do – and how to do it – but some of those jobs are simply a chore, yes? All that mess and bother, all the preparation and tidying up and such, it’s all just a regular pain! So, what can you do to make your life that much easier when it comes to getting on with doing up your house?

January 23, 2017 / / DIY

The number of times I’ve find myself sitting on the couch debating the pros and cons between trying to repair something that’s broken or finding the investment to replace it is innumerate. The latest victim, or perhaps perpetrator, was my gas cooker … that thing you oddly thing will never go wrong as long as you keep getting it checked out and re-certified. Well it seems my one had decided to conk out in the middle of a job and left me not only with the cost of a takeaway (not that the kids seemed to mind the treat), but the quandary I sat with now.

July 15, 2016 / / DIY

A hot bath or shower can help you slough off a bad day or improve an already good one. The room itself should be a sanctuary, and few things are as depressing as a mouldy, ugly bathroom. But you don’t need a lot of time, money, or construction know-how to transform a so-so room into a haven. Small fixes like a coat of paint, a change of light, and new luxury towels can do wonders.