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Are you looking at building a home? Whether you’re going for something simple, or something luxurious, you’ll still need to make a choice between single or double storey house designs. If you’ve never lived in a double storey, this could be something that you have dreamt of. Although double storey living offers some immense benefits, it may not be ideal for every homeowner. If you are someone that is looking at getting house plans made soon and can’t decide whether to incorporate a double storey or not, this article is definitely for you! As experts in double storey house designs…

There is a broom that is recording huge funding amount right now on Kickstarter. Broombi is designed quite differently from other brooms currently sold in the market. Its’ unique blade design allows users to clean liquid substances and pick up dust particles without the hassle of them flying around the broom. Broombi cleans any mess perfectly and efficiently with a single sweep. This genius item is extremely effective in sweeping up various debris, fine dust, liquids, human hair, pet hair, and broken glass pieces. If you imagine using brooms, it always leaves dust unswept even after several times of sweeping.…

Repairing, maintaining and upgrading your car at home is a great way of saving money and it can be an interesting and rewarding hobby. Whether you’re just starting out or you’re an old pro, there are some essential things for your garage that will make your work more enjoyable, more productive and safer. Here’s our top five must-have products for the DIY mechanic:  1. Mechanic’s stool A mechanic’s stool is a height-adjustable, wheel-mounted, rotating stool – it’s the absolute perfect design for working on vehicles of any size. You can position the stool to give you comfortable access to your…

The power of nostalgia is something that is often highly underrated.  Unfortunately, although something you have may be incredibly rare or highly sought after, you may not realize it because it’s something you want to display or are proud of! These are some of the most valuable items people leave sitting out and unknowingly put themself at risk of losing hundreds or thousands of dollars. Classic Books and Comics We all know a collector who’s had a book or comic since they were a kid and keep that piece of history on a shelf in their home.  Although most reader…

For people who wish to build their own accessory dwelling unit there can be some concerns around the planning permissions and the tight restrictions which you are going to need to meet. The reality however is that when it comes to building an ADU Los Angeles requirements are really not as tight as you may be aware of. This city has been leading the charge of the construction of beautifully designed ADUs, and the ideas which are implemented here in particular have been amazing. If this is something which you are thinking about, here is what to expect from the…

In many parts of Europe, bidet ownership has been fairly common for a relatively long amount of time. However, bidets have not caught on in all parts of the world. Depending on where you live, you might be wondering whether you should make the lifestyle upgrade to owning a bidet. Strongly consider doing so. Using a bidet can offer a wide range of benefits. The following are a few noteworthy examples:  Protecting the Environment It’s important that we all do our part to protect the environment. There are many ways in which you can help. Switching to a bidet is…

In this day and age, after the many recent pledges from the likes of world-famous climate change activists such as Greta Thunberg and Sir David Attenborough, one thing has been made abundantly clear to us: we need to do more to save our planet. This ever-growing concern, combined with many of us turning our hands to DIY to spruce up our homes during lockdown, has led us to wonder how we can make our households more environmentally friendly from outside and within. In this article, we explore the different ways in which you can make your home eco-friendly. So without…

Have you just bought a new house that needs a bit of renovation? Or you might need to remodel your current home that you might be living in for years. Whatever the case might be, home renovation is not a piece of cake.  The renovation process is a challenging activity. It would be best to clear out your belongings to let the contractors work efficiently and save your possessions from dust or damage.  Many people are reluctant to remodel their homes because they are most likely going to exceed their budget. As a result, the excitement of transforming their current…

Most building and business owners want their commercial buildings to be designed in a way that not only looks aesthetically captivating but offers multi-functional spaces. Modern commercial buildings are also built to be energy efficient, while the choice of materials reflects the commitment to sustainability and zero carbon footprint. Bricks are versatile, low maintenance, energy-efficient and highly durable that makes them the ideal choice for commercial buildings. Here are some trending commercial brick building ideas for those looking to build something unique and memorable: Four Commercial Brick Building Ideas 1- Bold Colour Palette Colours are known to have a powerful…

At times, sustainability can seem downright intimidating. Not just that, but some green initiatives can be impractical and expensive. They need not be. Do you always wish there were better, easier ways to live more sustainably? Well, here are simple changes you can make in your bathroom to help you do just that. 1. Make Green Purchase Decisions Numerous stores today stock green products. Some examples of these  include silk floss that is more environmentally friendly than traditional plastic floss. Others include bamboo toothbrushes instead of plastic ones. You can also choose biodegradable toilet paper. These are seemingly minor changes,…