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Recent posts

  • How to maximise space in a small bedroom

    If your bedroom is on the petite side, there are lots of ways that you can maximise space to make your room feel more spacious. If it sometimes feels like you have no room at all in your bedroom, this blog post is for you.
  • How to take the stress out of moving

    Moving house is one of life’s most stressful periods and so it’s important to do all you can to stop it being an overwhelming experience. These ten top tips will make moving a breeze.
  • Little changes that make a big difference to a home

    Sometimes a small interior change can make a big difference to how you feel about your home. If your home is crying out for a shakeup, but you don’t have the budget or time to tackle a large scale project, these little tricks will have you falling back in love with your home in no time.
  • How to get your home ready for the autumn

    Summer really did fly by that quickly, and the time has come to start preparing our homes for the autumn. Before the chill sets in, there are a few jobs you should do around the home.
  • How to survive a home renovation

    If you’re planning to live on site during your home renovation you might be worried about what impact such an upheaval might have on your day to day life. If moving to short term, off-site, alternative accommodation doesn’t fit your budget then these top tips will help you survive the renovation period. And if all else fails just take a deep breath and try to remember that it will be worth it in the end!
  • Six unusual things we bet you didn’t know about houses

    Given that we spend so much of our lives in our homes, you might think that you have nothing left to learn about a house! The Homeowner Blog has been investigating to find out some of the most unusual and interesting facts out there.
  • How to use less plastic in your home

    Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you won’t be surprised to hear that the world is facing an enormous plastic pollution problem. But it doesn’t have to be this way! If we all make an effort to use less single-use plastic, we can act together to protect our precious oceans before it is too late. With this in mind, we are looking at ways we can use less plastic in our homes.

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