5 Easy (And Cheap) Ways To Refresh Your Home This Autumn

Let’s face it: the outside world is fairly intimidating these days.  There’s civil unrest for all manner of reasons, a pandemic that we just can’t escape, and the encroaching darkness that invariably appears once summer has ebbed away. For all these reasons and more, the sensible thing to do is stay at home whenever you …

New homeowners giving their house a makeover on a budget

How To Decorate Your New Home When You’re On A Budget

These days, purchasing a new house doesn’t leave you with a lot of change. So, when it comes to decorating you might find yourself sticking to a tight budget.  For many, this means doing things on the cheap. But that isn’t necessarily a bad thing — some home improvements can be incredibly rewarding, even if …

How to Make Your Rented Space A Home

If you’re anything like this typical 20-something you’ve had your fair share of rented rooms.  Moving from one house share to another can feel a bit like you’re trapped in a cycle. One where you wake up surrounded by old, mismatched furniture, bare walls you’re forbidden from hanging anything on and the feeling this isn’t …

Why Carpentry Is Great (& You Should Get Into It)

There can’t be many people out there who like sitting at home twiddling their thumbs. Even competitive thumb-twiddlers can only practice their craft so much before they need some downtime.  But what are you supposed to do when you’re effectively grounded due to efforts to slow down a pandemic? Or, for those reading this in …