Creating a Lawn of Beauty from Scratch

  Image by koocbor used under the Creative Commons license. A beautiful lawn of healthy green grass is something that can take years to cultivate but getting it right isn’t as hard as you think. If you’re lawn isn’t exactly a thing of beauty and seems to be a minefield of bumps and magnet for […]

Set Up Your Own Compost Heap

Creating your own compost heap can seem like a daunting and somewhat smelly task. However, it is relatively easy to set up, makes food use of your organic waste and means that you have wonderfully rich soil in a matter of weeks for beautiful plant growth. In a busy garden and home we all have […]

How to Choose the Perfect Conservatory

If you’ve ever watched a TV home makeover show, you’ve likely turned green with envy as a team of designers and builders transform a lucky homeowner’s abode from shabby to chic in next to no time. With a budget smaller than Oliver Twist’s pocket money, a kitchen that looks like a bombsite or a bedroom […]

Making a Koi Pond

Everybody has seen those beautiful ponds in malls or at the botanical gardens that have the pretty fountain and the beautiful white and gold and black giant goldfish called Koi. They are impossible to walk by and not stop to watch for a moment or two. Originally the focal point of Japanese gardens, they are […]

Selecting the Proper Material for Your Fireplace

The material chosen for your fireplace is important, as it will form the exterior and will be the first thing people see. When making your selection, remember that there is no one size that fits all. The fireplace finish that works for one home may be completely inappropriate for another. So, instead of purchasing the […]

The Most Desirable Furniture This Christmas

If Christmas is a time for you to splurge on new furniture, then take a look at these amazing designs. From classic British settees to chairs made from sea litter, there’s something truly unique for every home. Race Furniture DA6 Easy Sofa Oh to have one of these in our home! The high back gives […]

Youth Development: A Philosophy In Practice

Nearly 30 percent of the population in the United Kingdom are composed of the youth (i.e., people with ages ranging from 0 to 24 years old), thus, emphasising the importance of youth development. When the public and private sectors work together for the overall development of the youth population particularly those belonging in the 15-17 […]

How to turn your garage into a bar

Who wouldn’t want their own bar? And not only that, but a bar in their own home? Just imagine, no more facing the cold winds of winter in search of a stiff drink, no more forcing your way through the crowds and no more extortionate beer princes! If you have ever dreamed of owning your […]

4 Great Ways Illuminated Mirrors Improve Your Life

If you want to make a difference to your bathroom and your life, then making one simple change helps you look better, feel better, and use your time more effectively. If you don’t want to spend a fortune redecorating your bathroom but you do want to find a better way to apply make-up or shave, […]

Home maintenance tips to brighten up your space

Is your home in need of a makeover? Is it looking a little gray and boring? Could it do with some brightening up? If so, don’t despair – help is at hand in the form of these clever, money-saving tips that are sure to bring new vigor and energy into any home. Few people can […]