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4 ways to freshen up your home

4 ways to freshen up your home

Now is the time of year when we face up to the reality that the time that we’ve spent out and about over summer has meant that we’ve neglected our household chores, and why not? Summer is the time to enjoy the milder weather, the longer days and the sunshine; however, Autumn is the time that we can prepare our homes for the Winter ahead. Here are 4 ways to freshen up our homes in preparation for the colder months ahead.VIEW the POST

3 Family mini projects to start this weekend

3 Family mini projects to start this weekend

For all the busy mum’s and families out there it can get really challenging to find quality time while still managing all the other aspects and obligations of life. A great way to get in some family bonding time is to work on some small weekend projects with your spouse and kids and do a bit of DIY. There are of course, certain projects that are more geared to your pint size helpers but you may be surprised at how many small updates you can choose from to work on all together as a family. It is always recommended to find a local electrician or contractor for major home projects but for these mini projects you can round up your own troops for some family weekend fun.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

Cuprinol – transforming the garden

Cuprinol – transforming the garden

We recently got sent some Cuprinol to help transform our new garden, Daddy built a fence and Mummy & Daddy painted it this beautiful Seagrass colour. The fence looks so much better and the garden still looks pretty, it's done a fantastic job. VIEW the POST