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5 Quirky Materials to use Around the Home

The world of interior design is only constrained by the limits of your imagination and we now have access to more materials than ever. For some of us a traditional home just doesn’t cut it and many are seeking...

The Key to Designing the Perfect Children’s Bedroom

Children grow up like lightening, don’t they? One minute they’re tiny bundles of joy and the next minute they’re proper people! The environment children grow up in is more important than we often realise, and whether you’re considering an...

6 Ways to Redecorate Your Home for Spring

6 Ways to Redecorate Your Home for Spring Spring cleaning is a time-honoured tradition, but we often don’t consider redecorating for Spring. In truth, there is no better time of the year to give your home a little facelift. Spring is...

4 Tips for Making Your Living Space More Stylish

Your home is your pride and joy. It’s completely personal to you and your taste, and you want it to look the best it possibly can. Sometimes, you might feel like your living space needs a slight revamp to make...

4 Fantastic Woodworking Ideas to Decorate Your Home

Woodworking is a fantastic skill to develop, and once you’ve got the basics, it’s a skill you’ll retain for life. Woodworking was first introduced to most of us at school, but it is usually a little later in our...

Don’t Make These 4 Home Remodeling Mistakes

In the sheer excitement of a home remodeling plan, it’s easy to overreach your abilities during the envisioning stage. Without a meticulous plan, when you assess what each step, you can easily be left overwhelmed halfway through the project. Even...

Can I Have Wood Flooring And Warm Feet?

The look of natural wood is an immense improvement to your home’s floors, but what about when winter comes? The dilemma is classic. You feel like you’re walking on ice in the bathroom, kitchen, or hallway in the morning,...

7 Simple Decor Tips For Your First Apartment

Just because you moved into a new apartment doesn’t mean you cannot express your personal decor style. Whether you’ve just moved into a small apartment or have a larger space you’re sharing with a roommate, there are simple decor...

How Versatile Is Reclaimed Wood?

If you’re looking for a room makeover and you’re still unsure which direction you might go in when it comes to the furniture you want to use, you’ll find our reclaimed wooden furniture guide a lot of help. Aside...

Canadian Made Furniture Companies

There are a plenty of great furniture companies in Canada but here is our list of ones that offer quality made furniture at a fair price. Palliser In this one-size-fits-all world PALLISER® offers a sensible, user friendly selection of designs -...

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What To Look Out For When Viewing a House

There’s no doubting that buying a house is one of the most important things that you’ll ever purchase. Whether it’s your first family home, a holiday property or an investment opportunity that you plan to rent out, buying a house is a significant financial investment – and therefore it’s...

Wood versus Gas Fireplaces – Which is Best?

Nothing better than sitting in front of a roaring fire on a chilly winter's evening. Most people will agree that the ambiance beats any type of electric heater or fireplace. The question though is whether you want to use wood or natural gas to fuel the fire. There are a...

Does Smoke Affect House Plants?

Smoke, which is a combination or mixture of gases, organic compounds and particulate matter, causes plants to drop leaves and causes epinasty, which is a downward curvature of leaves, due to its ethylene content. Ethylene causes lateral swelling, reduces the elongation rate and, as opposed to normal vertical growth,...

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