DIY articles, tips & information

Real people's tips for a clean and tidy family home

We bet you know at least one friend or family member who, despite having a seriously hectic life and busy household, always seems to manage to showcase a beautiful, tidy and organised home.

19 July, 2017

The 7 rooms to renovate to boost your home's value

If you're keen to increase the value of your home, there are a few rooms that you should focus on. We all know that neat and tidy gardens and a fabulous facade help, but if you want to see some serious return for your investments, we've identified th…

17 July, 2017

Simple tricks to keep your laminate floors sparkling clean

Laminate flooring is a fantastically cost-effective and hard-wearing alternative to real wood, especially for high-traffic areas such as hallways, but you need to know how to maintain it properly.

10 July, 2017

How to maintain your driveway in just one hour a month

We'd all love a grand home with a striking driveway, but when you think about how much time you'll need to commit to keeping it clean and tidy, that could be a little off-putting! If we told you that a perfectly laid driveway could be maintained in j…

07 July, 2017

7 questions you need to ask when hiring a plumber

Regardless of whether you want a total bathroom fit-out or merely need your kitchen tap looking at, there are a few pertinent questions that you absolutely HAVE to ask your potential plumber.

06 July, 2017

13 things you can definitely do without planning permission

If all of your home improvement aspirations get halted by the need to attain planning permission, this is the article for you, as we've done our research and found a slew of brilliant additions that need no official permissions to get started! Your a…

02 July, 2017

10 sparkling tips to help you clean like a pro

While they're a fantastic investment, not everybody can afford a professional cleaner, which is why we need to know how to get our homes as clean as they would, but for less money and nothing more than a little extra time and elbow grease! We've hone…

01 July, 2017

17 little things you should do before your guests arrive

If you're expecting guests, you need to be sure that you've gotten your plans in order and your home looking shipshape—so we've got a list of things to consider, right here! You don't need to go as far as hiring a team of professional cleaners to c…

28 June, 2017

15 quick (and cheap!) home projects you can finish in a day

If you have a little free time at your disposal, wouldn't you love to make the most of it by trying your hand at some easy DIY projects? If they could dramatically improve your home, so much the better and that's why we have found a few amazing ideas…

27 June, 2017

10 places in your home you NEED to keep clean!

It's no secret that you need to commit to a regular cleaning schedule in order to maintain a fresh and beautiful home, but there might be a few key spots that you're forgetting to give your full attention! Professional cleaners know that there are ce…

26 June, 2017