3 Tips For Decorating Your First Home
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Apr 20, 2018 / Interior Decoration /
Moving to your first home, whether it is a proper standalone house or an apartment, is a big step. It’s your space—you don’t have to consult with people (e.g. your parents) for choices in decorating. At the same time, having all this choice in front of you can be overwhelming. Before you really get into decorating, check out these tips: Invest In Quality Sometimes temporary furniture is nice to get you through a cash-strapped situation. However, we highly recommend looking for investment pieces. Look for what you ...
4 Common Paint Colour Mistakes
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When you are painting the inside of your home, whether it’s the whole interior or just one room, there are a lot of things to consider. Price of the paint and the tools you need to complete the job come into it of course, but perhaps the most important is the colour. With that in mind, there are common paint colour mistakes and most people make at least one of them. Familiarize yourself with the top four paint colour mistakes and make sure it doesn’t ...
3 Tips For Small Space Living
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Apr 06, 2018 / Home /
Not everyone is blessed with a lot of space in their home. This could be a matter of not being able to fit the couch they want, or not enough room to store their possessions. But we’re here to help! You can actually do a lot more with a small space than you think! Here are three key tips for small space living to get you started: Multipurpose Furniture You need furniture in your home, no matter what size your home happens to be. If you are ...
3 Tips For 10-Minute Cleaning
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Mar 30, 2018 / Home /
Having a clean home is an underrated feeling. For many people, going to bed at night without dirty dishes piled up on the kitchen counters is such a calming influence! Unfortunately, not everyone has hours to spare for cleaning their homes all the time. Many of us live incredibly busy lives, after all! The good news is you do not need to have a few hours blocked off in order to clean. In fact, you only need 10 minutes of cleaning time to make a difference! ...
4 Tips For Brightening A Dark Room
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Mar 23, 2018 / Home /
Is a room in your home looking a little dark? It would be great to let some light in, wouldn’t it? Many people think the only major options are to add more windows, or to introduce bigger ones. However, there are things you can do beyond major renovations! Here are four of these tips now: Light Colours What colour are your walls in the room? What about the ceiling? You can immediately brighten up a space by painting the walls in light colours, such as a pale ...
5 Tips For Moving Into Your First Apartment
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Mar 16, 2018 / Home /
Ready to move into your first apartment? Searching for a place? Your first apartment, whether a rental or something you own, is a massive step. With that said, you can make the process quite smooth by preparing yourself well. Here are five tips to help you move into your first apartment without a hitch: Be Ready To Organize When you are settled into your new place, you will need to organize your new surroundings. Make sure to purchase as many of the supplies as you can in ...
5 Staging Tips For Selling Your Home
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Mar 09, 2018 / Home /
Selling your home can be a long and arduous process, particularly if you are not well-versed in how to handle every step of the process. Hiring a real estate agent is perhaps the easiest way to get the process going, they know the ins and outs of the industry after all, though you can also choose to sell it yourself without anyone in the middle. Regardless of the specific process you choose, you will want to stage your home before people come to see it—perhaps even ...
4 Ways To Add Colour Without Painting
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Mar 02, 2018 / Interior Decoration /
Whether you do not want to paint your walls, do not have the time to, or live in a rented place prohibiting you from painting your wall, you may still wish to add colour. This, of course, might seem a little more difficult if you cannot paint your walls. However, this is only at first glance. There are quite a few easy ways to add colour without painting. Ready to get creative? Let’s go! Bring In Flowers There are countless types of flowers out there in all ...
4 Ways To Customize A Rented Apartment
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Feb 23, 2018 / Home /
While everyone who owns their own home has complete control over the decoration and design, right down to where the walls are and what colour they are, this is not the case with many rented apartments. Landlords often put a number of restrictions, since they know people can be in and out and what some might find amazing in terms of interior decoration others may not, and they do not want to deal with having to revert everything to something neutral every time a tenant ...
4 Dorm Room Organization Tips
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Feb 16, 2018 / Home /
Moving into residence at your university is certainly an exciting time in life. It can also be scary if this will be your first time properly away from home. But if you can take a deep breath, even just preparing for your move can be exhilarating. Make sure your room is well-organized with these dorm room organization tips: Mattress and Door Caddies You may not have a lot of space in your room, which means hanging organization is key. One of the most popular examples is a ...