Vital amendments to your home without the huge price tag

Vital amendments to your home without the huge price tag

Nov 26

Tweet Let’s face it: we all want our homes to be better than they currently are. No-one is happy with their lot when it comes to their own home, hence where the home renovation industry is so lucrative. However, most people put off huge changes to their home that could really improve their day to day life because of the perceived huge initial outlay. Thankfully, it doesn’t have to be...

Save money on kitchen renovation

Save money on kitchen renovation

Oct 30

Tweet Kitchen renovations are notoriously expensive. However, if yours is in need of a makeover, don’t fret; you give your kitchen a new lease of life without spending a fortune. Here are a couple of top tips to help you save money when renovating your kitchen. Retile the floor Kitchens create a lot of mess, and the floor usually bears the brunt of it. The best way to keep your kitchen...

How to create more space without breaking the bank

How to create more space without breaking the bank

Oct 19

Tweet With the New Year looming on the horizon, the pressure is on to plan the next lot of home improvements. However, with spare cash alluding most of us, any possible improvements are completely dependent on whether we can afford to do them or not. The main problem most of us have with our homes is that we do not have enough space, so if you follow our handy tip below, you should be able to...

Working from home? Get a computer with the best spec possible

Working from home? Get a computer with the best spec possible

Oct 19

Tweet Many people – especially designers and writers – are choosing to freelance from home now, as spiralling travel costs and short term contracts are making the traditional nine to five less of an option for everyone. If you are working from home, you will be saving a great deal of money on transport, but you also have to ensure the equipment located in your home office is up to the...

LED TV’s could save you a fortune

LED TV’s could save you a fortune

Oct 05

Tweet One of the biggest wastes of energy for many of us within the home is the television. Whether left on in a room with nobody watching, or being kept on standby at all times, the upkeep of a television can be a huge drain on the finances. Still, even with the digital switchover, many people in the UK still have an old CRT style TV that is as deep as it is wide and eat up electricity by the...

Save money while giving kids independence

Save money while giving kids independence

Jun 13

Tweet When your kids have reached that age where they want more independence by can’t afford to move out, the financial burden has the potential to fall onto your shoulders. After all, you’re likely to be just as glad of the extra space as they are! However, few of us could afford to buy our kids their own home, and paying even a portion of your kids’ rent for them could be a...