Photo credit: Evelyn Paris The above photo depicts a lovely home on a lake with trees. Achieving the look of a luxury home doesn't have to cost a fortune. In fact, according to professional interior designers, many of the top 'luxury upgrades' for homes are affordable DIY projects. Below we will share ideas to help you with your home decor projects. We also encourage you … [Read more...] about Creative Ways To Make Your Home Look Rich
In recent years, the United Kingdom has been experiencing an inflationary trend that has resulted in a steep increase in the cost of living (See: dealing with inflation). This escalation has significantly affected various sectors, including the realm of home maintenance and improvement. An unforeseen consequence of this economic pressure has been a burgeoning surge in … [Read more...] about The Rising Cost of Living in the UK Fuels a DIY Boom
DIY enthusiasts often embark on creative and ambitious projects, transforming ideas into reality. However, as engaging as these activities are, they often involve tools and procedures that can pose risks to one's health and safety. Therefore, it's crucial for DIY hobbyists to take precautions to minimise accidents and prevent harm. Wearing Personal Protective Equipment … [Read more...] about DIY Health & Safety
For everything, there is a purpose, and the kitchen table you've been using as a workbench for the past year is done being your workbench. The kitchen table is for eating, not tinkering. Hey, there's no shame in it. We've all had to use it for unintended purposes. But it's time to change this habit. Your craft is evolving and so are you. Pick up your things, look at … [Read more...] about The Best 5 Workbenches
If you are a DIY fan, then you'll love this one! We've written about creating your own indoor soft play room and now, with the right materials and a well-thought-out plan, you can make your own climbing frame, either indoors or outdoors. Here are two simple DIY climbing frame ideas to get those DIY juices flowing. *The steps included in this article are simply to give you … [Read more...] about DIY Climbing Frame Ideas
A good power drill is an essential instrument to any DIY tool collection. It can be overwhelming scrolling through hundreds of adverts, and you can easily find yourself stuck on what kind of drill to buy. But the days of tripping over hazardous cables and trailing extension cords through the house and across the yard are long gone. If you already own other cordless tools, it … [Read more...] about The Best 5 Cordless Drills
If you're a lawn care fanatic—or just like to make your lawn look good—you probably already know that proper lawn care requires many different things each season. You don't want to plant new grass seed or sod in the fall or beginning of winter. You also don't want to put fertiliser on at the wrong time of the year and miss out on its benefits. Helping your lawn grow … [Read more...] about Lawn Aeration 101
Lockdown has made it extremely difficult for people to visit GP surgeries and clinics for very routine procedures. Even as lockdown eases and clinics begin welcoming patients again, people are still apprehensive about venturing out. This has led to many thousands of people going untreated for things that they would normally have had sorted much quicker. Routine procedures such … [Read more...] about Is DIY Ear Wax Removal Worth A Try?