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4 Ways to refresh your home on a budget

4 Ways to refresh your home on a budget

Home is where our family, and therefore our heart, lives. Comfortable and familiar and full of the people, memories and treasured keepsakes that we love the most, surely we’d never change a thing? Well, no, that’s not quite true. If you’ve lived with the same décor and furnishings for a while and some areas are starting to look a bit tired, it could well be time for a refresh. It’s not always easy to do on the average family’s budget, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make some real differences for very little money. Here are four ways to refresh your home without breaking the bank.  VIEW the POST

Early steps toward DIY home improvement

Early steps toward DIY home improvement

For a busy mum, home improvement tasks can begin to feel unmanageable. Between working, managing day-to-day tasks, and chasing the children around, any sort of repair or upkeep often seems as if it would be better left to professionals. Sometimes, that's just the case. A legitimate repair or reconstruction effort around the house should probably be approached with a professional touch. But for odd jobs here and there, you can take steps now to equip yourself to save money and address home improvement like a DIY project.VIEW the POST