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Out of Space? An Expansion or A New Home?

If you’ve felt the need to get a bit of extra living space, wanted to expand your kitchen or just increase the value of your house, you’ve probably been looking at house extensions seeing as a whole new house would be a bit out of most peoples price ranges. This is especially true considering just how volatile prices are. Here’s a quick table of prices from 2003 to 2013 in one borough in Glasgow, Strathclyde:   Year Average UK Price 2004 £104,500 2005 £117,500 2006 £122,100 2007 £135,500 2008 £140,500 2009 £130,000 2010 £128,500 2011 £126,000 2012 £121,500 2013 £113,500   The Read more [...]

Bring Fall into Your Home with Harvest Table Decorations

 With fall right at your doorstep and the opportunity to entertain family and friends available each weekend, you should make the decision to bring the crisp, fall season into your home with the fall decorations that you display on your table. Whether you’re having a dinner party or simply decorating your lovely table to be enjoyed each day, it’s a good idea to plan your theme and gather some inexpensive items that will help your home appear more festive. Let’s review some simple ways to add Read more [...]
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Installing Your Own Kitchen

As the old saying goes, the kitchen is the heart of the home. In the olden days it would be where families would gather to socialise as well as eat, and in modern times the kitchen still retains this decidedly special, ‘homey’ quality. As the heart of the home, it’s therefore important that your kitchen should feel unique to you, and that it’s able to perfectly represent your tastes and preferences whilst still remaining a fully functional, utilitarian space. There can be no better way to Read more [...]
Find A Shower

How To Find A Shower That Meets Your Needs And Budget

When it comes to finding a shower for your bathroom that meets both your needs and your budget the possibilities are numerous. There are certain things you will need to keep in mind while you are searching for just the right shower.  Choose Your Shower Type The first decision to make is which shower type you want to have. Possibilities include a standard shower, walk in shower and luxury showers. Obviously the size of your bathroom will play a major part in your decision. Figure Out Your Needs There Read more [...]

No More Meatballs!

I have come to a stage in my life where I simply cannot take anymore café meatballs from Ikea. I seem to have spent the past fifteen years of my life, from student to mid thirties, doing all of my shopping in those massive yellow and blue outbuildings. Food, gardening products, furniture, even my first kitchen sink, all came from my local store. And you know what I love it. I still do. I just feel like I’m ready for a change. A bit like when you listen to your favourite song on repeat for four Read more [...]