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One thing that I have learned very quickly as a homeowner is that the property seems to completely suck me dry of all of my money. Unlike when I was renting, there are so many costs involved with the maintenance of a property, and it seems never ending. Because of the outlet which I spent on my home, I decided not to decorate for the first year, so as to save up some cash. When I finally did decide to decorate the home, it was amazing just how quickly the costs were spiraling when I priced everything up. I always…

Regrouting Tiles

Whether you’ve just moved in to a property that needs a little TLC, or your current bathroom needs Renovating. Regrouting your tiles is a great place to start! Over the years your bathroom tiles may start to lose their charm. Just like any other material, tiles need to be well kept to maintain their great look. DIY is good for you and as we all know it’s a money saver!   What you will need? Materials: 1. Grout & Sealer 2. Sealer / Grout Protector Tools: 1. Mixing Bucket 2. Bucket Towel 3. Grout Rake Safety 1. Dust Mask 2. Latex…

When you think of living area furniture, the priority should always go to the sofas – they are usually the larger pieces and the most practical. However, a close second will be the coffee table, and this is not always an easy choice. There are a lot of different kinds on the market, after all, and picking the right one for you and your needs is not always straightforward. Often decisions are simply made with size in mind (will it fit?) or the priority could be given to the style (will it match the sofa?) – or equally important, the…

When you are upgrading your bathroom you need an amazing shower to fit right into the refurbishment. A new shower seems like a simple thing to choose and buy, but you would be surprised at the variety of showers there are available today. A modern shower can be a highly luxurious thing, especially when you choose one with some of these must-have features. Here’s what to look for in a new luxury shower. 1. Style and Functionality A shower is one of those items that must expertly balance functionality with style. You want it to look good, but that is…