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How To Make Your Garden More Homely This Summer

Summer is the time that we all take to our gardens to sit out and relax, get the barbeque out, the paddling pool for the kids, and generally just enjoy the sun. Maybe you’ve just moved in to your home and your garden needs a little bit of tlc to enjoy it properly? Or you may not have had the chance to take care of it as much as you’d like to admit. Either way, here are some fantastic ways of making your garden feel more homely this summer, so you can start enjoying it straight away!

Create a particular space within your garden that you and your family will have your ‘main event’. By this, I mean where you would put the barbeque and where you’d sit together as a family. This is normally on a patio of some sort. If you garden doesn’t have a patio, you can create one very simply by digging out the area you’d like one, buying some patio slabs and cement and start laying! You may have to do a little bit of measuring, but within a few hours you could have a brand new patio in your garden. Read the rest of this entry »

Don’t Tell Anyone, But This Is How A Minimalist Designs A Home

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The interior design industry always has trends, and the current one is to create a minimalist abode. After all, the room is bound to pop if there isn’t excessive clutter. Plus, it’s practical because lots of houses don’t have enough storage room, so keeping the furniture to a minimum is sound logic. But, before you jump the gun, it is important to know that minimalism is harder to do than it is to say, and it isn’t an easy word to say. That’s why to help you out this post is going to let you in on a few trade secrets. Read the rest of this entry »

When It Comes To Your Home, “Good Enough” Isn’t Good Enough!

There’s a habit that a lot of people have when it comes to interior design that is a pretty serious problem. That issue is that people often don’t bother to put in the right amount of effort into the design of their homes at all. Because of this many homes end up looking boring and generic. But why does this happen? The most common reason is that making your home look great takes at least a small amount of effort and most people are happy to just look at their home and say “well, it’s good enough.” Often they only think of this as a temporary step, but it’s very common for homes to end up that way permanently, never able to get past the stage of being “good enough.” With that in mind, here are some ways that you can get your home past that stage and turn it into a place where you really love to spend your time.

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