Category: Articles

  • Benefits of Building your Own Shipping Container Home

    Shipping container homes have become quite the craze over the last few years and for good reason. There are plenty of reasons why they are good for both the occupant and the environment. Not to mention the overall cost of building one comes in at only a fraction of the price of the construction costs […]

  • 12 DIY Projects That Prove Everything Deserves A Second Chance

    These upcycling projects are just to DIY for. We committed to using earth-conscious materials and other recyclables in our posts, and with these crafty projects, you’ll be able to give a second chance to your old favorite items, too! 1. Make a simple statement with a couple of copper hangers. Courtesy of Poppy Talk / […]

  • DIY Paper Flower Craft Ideas For Mother’s Day

    Whether you’re trying to come up with a creative gift idea for your mother or a DIY project that you and your child can do together, crafting paper flowers is the perfect idea. They won’t wilt, they don’t have to be tended to like real flowers, and they can be any color under the sun […]

  • New Home: Making your kitchen reflect your style for less

    Moving in to a new home is supposed to be one of the most exciting, self-fulfilling things you can do. It can however, become quite expensive when it comes to putting your own stamp on the décor. There are plenty of ways in which you can make the current rooms reflect your style in a […]

  • Classic Bedrooms: How to Use a Neutral Colour Palette in Exciting Ways

    Summary: In this modern world, where people’s choices reflect their taste and preferences, the choice of your home décor becomes essentially important, especially in the case of modern bedrooms. This is because your bedroom is your personal space and your choice of colour, décor, interiors reflect the kind of personality you have. Here’s how you […]

  • The “No Wasted Walking” Cleaning Strategy

    A few years ago, American writer Timothy Ferriss created a book called ‘The 4-Hour Work Week’. In it, this motivational speaker and self-help expert describes a concept known as “batching”. Batching is when you designate set periods of time to perform mundane work-related tasks, instead of spreading these duties out throughout the course of the […]

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    Proper Temporary Fixes for Broken Windows

    Being a little handy around the home is useful at times when the repairman you trust isn’t readily available, or when trouble occurs outside working hours. The instructions below should address the majority of issues you might experience with windows in your home. Cosmetic Scratches Can Be Repaired For surface only damage, you won’t need […]