Clutter

Reduce The Number of Things You Own, Reduce The Stress

All these challenging months stuck inside has made one thing clear — we have way too much stuff (78% of Americans state that COVID-19 made them realize this). Before the pandemic, it was easy to brush it off — after all, it’s just innocent little things (and you can always run from those). But locked …

home renovation

Three things to consider when renovating your home

Everyone dreams of owning their dream home. For many people, this involves carrying out renovations on your current property, particularly if you don’t have the time or money to buy or build a new house, or you are already happy with the location and basic blueprint of your house.  However, there are certain things you …

natural ponds

Looking After Your New Pond: Seven Essentials

Natural ponds have fresh water intake and an exit. Without this constant flush of new water, however, algae will grow. Even in natural ponds, algae buildup happens as a natural part of life. Without proper maintenance you aren’t keeping up a pond in your back yard, you’re growing a swamp. Use these seven essential tips …

home_renovation

Home Modifications for Young Adults with Special Needs

If you’re fitting out your home to provide a safe and loving space for a young person with special needs, there are features you can easily add to the space to make life easier and more pleasant for all involved. Security             Rather than a house-key, provide the young person with a simple swiping card or …

landscape

3 Tips For Creating The Yard Of Your Family’s Dreams

As the weather is slowly starting to lean toward spring in some areas of the world, people are now beginning to make plans for spending more time outside with their families. Especially if you have little kids, spring and summer bring the perfect weather for playing outside and getting some exercise and fresh air. However, …

construction

Tips To Consider Before Purchasing A Fixer-Upper Home

Purchasing a fixer-upper can be the coolest thing you’ve ever done or the worst decision you’ve ever made.  The goal is to make the finished product a comfortable place for you and your family, but controlling the cost on the way is equally as vital.   Before purchasing a fixer-upper property, it’s important to know …