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Monthly Archives: February 2016

    Take a peek around this Cardiff show flat and get tips from the interior designer who created it

    By Barry Evans | February 29, 2016

    Expert designer Andrew Henry shows and gives you tips on how to make your home look great in freshening up your home’s interiors. Get your creative interior design ideas working at top speed once you have had a sneaky first peek at the show flat in Penarth Heights’ Outlook House apartment block. Built by Crest... Read More

    Rachel Zoe’s Tips For Creating a Stylish Space

    By Barry Evans | February 28, 2016

    As one of the most in-demand stylists around, Rachel Zoe’s influence goes deep. And with a best-selling book, a ready-to-wear collection, and a much-loved editorial venture, The Zoe Report, already under her belt, it’s hard to imagine how she could do more. But this month marks the debut of a pop-up shop in Los Angeles... Read More

    5 Bedroom Décor Tips for a Better Night’s Sleep

    By Barry Evans | February 27, 2016

    Most people neglect to decorate their bedrooms. They think that the bedroom is the place to sleep, so why decorate it? Whether it’s too-bright lighting sources, a lack of cleanliness, or even the color of the walls, there are a ton of factors that can add up to sleepless nights — and some you wouldn’t... Read More

    Five tips to help you sell your house this spring

    By Barry Evans | February 26, 2016

    Here are some helpful tips and things to remember if you are planning to put your home on the market this spring. No. 1: Declutter, declutter, declutter If your house is crowded with extra furniture and lots of personal things, you might consider renting a small storage unit and stashing all your extras there temporarily.... Read More

    23 Winter Weather Tips for Your Home, Car and Pets

    By Barry Evans | February 25, 2016

    It is the time of the year again where dangerously cold weather has arrived and will surely stick around for the next few days. Be ready for some coldest air of the season, with wind chills and overnight low of 10 degrees. Here are some helpful tips that you can use to cope with this... Read More

    Easy Home-Staging Tips to Sell Your Place Faster and for More

    By Barry Evans | February 24, 2016

    There are two things that are going into your mind if you are selling your home, a quick sale and of course a big cash on hand. You have to impress potential buyers of course to achieve these goals. That’s where home staging comes in. Home staging is a way of reorganizing and redesigning your... Read More

    5 brilliant decorating ideas inspired by homes in East Anglia

    By Barry Evans | February 23, 2016

    Here are some ideas to change and transform your home from Life at Home magazine. 1. Shabby chic fuses with Edwardian style in a Kessingland home The property on the Suffolk coast, built in 1902, showcases owner Nicola Mummery’s love for decorative antiques. “I spend time reading interior design books and magazines, often for inspirational... Read More

    Directions for decor: fresh new ideas to shake up your home

    By Barry Evans | February 22, 2016

      Decorating a home never ends. Each and every year it takes to a whole new direction and variation, but will still have an impact on our homes. These are some of the trends which could help you… DRAMATIC DECOR Dramatic decor rules the roost in 2016, so bin the beige and make a statement,... Read More

    Six Decorating Tips for Your Bedroom

    By Barry Evans | February 21, 2016

    Bedroom is the most “sacred” place in our home, even though not all visitors have a chance to look, we still have to decorate our bedroom Here are some tips.   Create a focal point   Having a focal point is important to keeping a bedroom balanced. Make your bed the visual focal point of... Read More

    How to buy exterior doors

    By Barry Evans | February 20, 2016

    I haven’t realized this, but I think the most important “door” in our home is.. you are right, the EXTERIOR DOOR. Replacing interior doors is relatively simple. Not so with exterior doors. Exterior doors, especially the front door, the main entrance to your home, are the most important doors to your home. There are many... Read More

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