Posts Tagged“home”

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…

There are plenty of considerations you would have to decide on when you are planning to install a vanity in your bathroom, regardless if you are replacing an old unit or building a bathroom from scratch. Truth be told, it’s exciting to make such a choice – but you shouldn’t let this distract you from practical matters, either. And with the array of vanity unit options out there, it can quickly become overwhelming.  So how best to choose? Here are the top aspects you should consider when selecting the proper bathroom vanity.  The general guidelines  Of course, you should think…

Appliances can simplify your life to a great extent, and it is most apparent in the kitchens, where the presence of both large and small appliances can significantly help save time in your routine life. Today, technology has advanced to the extent that newer appliances are added to the market. Of course, large kitchen appliances, such as dishwashers, ovens, and refrigerators, are pivotal, but at the same time, the smaller appliances are equally important. These add to the convenience in the kitchen and thus are important. This article will address a few small and big kitchen appliances, which are a…

Staying at home with your family members is the best possible way to prevent the Coronavirus particles from entering your house. However, if someone wants to visit your, improving your home’s ventilation and airflow will keep virus particles at bay and prevent them from accumulating inside your home’s atmosphere. After all, proper ventilation, along with social distancing and wearing personal protection equipment, will allow you to stay Covid-free for the foreseeable future. That said, proper ventilation is amongst the necessities for homeowners to make their living space as comfortable as possible. Ventilation allows you to maintain indoor air quality while…

Houses are selling fast this year. Considering the number of individuals looking to buy in today’s market, now might be the time to sell yours if the urge to do so has been on your mind. No matter the location of a property, sellers can always do a few things to enhance their living space and make their homes more saleable when they are ready to do so.  Michael Eisenga, a successful and experienced real estate investor, says that certain areas in the home can increase property value after a few improvements, including the bathroom, kitchen, flooring, and landscaping. Eisenga…

Laminate Not only is laminate nice and wallet friendly, it is also a fantastic care free choice when it comes to maintenance and care. All it needs is a classic mop, no specialist floor cleaner, and a sweep a couple of times a week (it won’t show the dirt too easily!) As well as this, it is also stain, scratch and stain resistant, great for rooms that see high exposure to these, however just be careful with any spillages as larger abundances can cause damage if they’re not removed quickly! The main issue with laminate is that if it is…

Solid wood flooring is famous for it’s beauty and classical elegance, but this does come at a high price. Like anything, we pay for luxury and quality, and most of the time we will do nearly anything to protect our investment, especially when it comes to flooring! There’s nothing worse than staining something you like, especially when you have spent a significant amount of money on it like your floors! Imagine this: it’s a Friday night and you’ve just spilt a load of red wine all over your new solid wood floors. But don’t panic, there is a way to…

During the past year or so, as we’ve all lived through a challenging global pandemic and related stay-at-home orders and other restrictions, many of us have taken up new hobbies or returned to old ones. Cooking became a huge passion for many during 2020, as did at-home fitness, reading, and crafting.  If the latter is a topic you’ve grown to love more than ever, you might be keen to develop your skills by setting up a devoted craft room at home. If so, here are some tips for doing so.  Add a Sink Something many people don’t think of at…