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Ideas for Organising a Small Space

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Ideas for Organising a Small Space

  Living in a small space and staying organised is definitely a big responsibility! Despite this, the rising popularity of living in a small home or studio remains unstoppable. After all, space today may be as precious as time, and this should never be a reason for anyone to live a very limited lifestyle. You just […] Read more…

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Bird feeders to make with children

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Bird feeders to make with children

Gardening with children and watching the birds flitting to and from a bird feeder is a fun experience that is both relaxing and exciting. Children enjoy watching the ways birds interact with one another and are thrilled when a favourite bird stops by for a snack. By creating their own edible feeders for the birds, […] Read more…

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How to paint ceilings and stairwells

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It can be very rewarding to do your own decorating but also hard work. One of the issues with painting ceilings and walls in stairwells, is that the height is often too great to reach with a conventional ladder. Propping a ladder against the wall can be unsafe and still needs to be moved in […] Read more…

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Budget children’s room ideas

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Creating a calm bedroom for your child. pale pink wallpaper with white clouds

  Children can be expensive, so save money where you can by using some of these budget children’s room ideas. There are many expensive bedroom sets available for children, they’re very cute but super expensive and there’s no reason to spend a lot when you can come up with very clever children’s room ideas that […] Read more…

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Keeping warm with home insulation

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Keeping warm with home insulation and saving energy and money on your household bills with different types of home insulation

  I’ve recently written about Winter proofing your house and touched upon making sure your house is insulated properly. Good insulation is essential. Even the attic needs to be properly insulated. If it isn’t, cold air can get into the attic and that will compete with the warm air that naturally rises. Proper insulation also […] Read more…

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Creating a calm bedroom for your child

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Creating a calm bedroom for your child. pale pink wallpaper with white clouds

  When decorating and planning your child’s bedroom, creating a calm environment can be a great idea so your child associates it with relaxing and going to sleep, rather than a place to play. With limited space in most houses, bedrooms do tend to be multi use places, whether its a place to play, do […] Read more…

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Winter proofing your house

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a cobbled street covered in snow with houses along the side

  The arrival of winter weather means the rise of utility bills for many parts of the world. There are a host of different things that people may be unaware of, but that can cause a utility bill to rise substantially. The key to preventing the utility bill from creeping up and surprising you in […] Read more…

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