Your home is your castle, your pride, and joy but it can become a house of horrors if you don’t keep your eyes open to the dangers within. Your children can spend up to 90% of their early years indoors so keeping them safe is a full-time job. Over 3 million children worldwide are injured in their own home every year so aside from the obvious hazards, such as hot stoves and knives,  what other risks are there to be aware of?… View Post

In this day and age, it’s quite usual for young professionals to be working and living in the city on a tight budget. If that’s the case for you, you’re probably living in a relatively small property to help save money, time, and energy. You may have started a new job and are currently looking for a studio apartment for rent, or you could be a homeowner. It can be very easy for a small living space to feel cluttered and cramped. However, by paying attention to a few crucial details, you can turn that claustrophobic feeling flat into a palatial island of calm.… View Post

If you’re a fan of winter, then you know that there’s nothing better than being able to get snug and warm in your home no matter how horrible it gets outside. Of course, there are many people who feel as though they’re never going to be able to make the most of the festive season because it feels as though they’re constantly fighting an uphill battle with the cold. Let’s face it; you’re never going to be able to have a particularly merry holiday season if you and your family spend the entire time shivering with icicles dangling from your nostrils! … View Post

Oh, the weather outside is frightful, so this winter season there are a few things I won’t want to leave home without! Winter is always unpredictable but I always find that if I’m well prepared I can deal with anything that winter weather throws at me. In fact, it’s positively more fun being out in the winter when you’ve got the right gear on, especially if you love fashionable winter clothes like I do. So, this winter, in the depths of the cold dark days of Christmas I love nothing more than cheering myself up with a new winter coat or a lovely pair of winter boots.… View Post

Many people now are deciding to live tiny for many different reasons. Some live in a small apartment based on the budget available or just want a simpler and easy-to-manage space. If you are one of them joining the bandwagon, you need not worry about downsizing. There are many ways to make your small area feel larger than it actually is. Installing the right kind of furniture such as wall beds can free up more space in a small living area. Here are three great ideas for furniture pieces to completely trim down.… View Post