It’s official: shelving has evolved. What was once a practical storage solution has changed over the last few years into a feature in itself. Now the way that we choose to display our books, clothing, DVDs or trinkets can make a huge different to the aesthetics of a room.
Not only this, but Ideal Home classes clever shelving as one of the top ways in which you can save space in your home – this can be particularly useful for those living in small living spaces. And best of all, many modern shelving options are light and therefore can be easily secured to a wall. This move away from bulky, heavy wooden shelving that we would nail mercilessly into our walls is also great news for homeowners, as it means that there is less recovery work when the shelving comes down.
So what types of stacking and shelving …
Ironing is up there amongst the most-hated household chores. Some of us continue to wade through piles of ironing every weekend, some of us pay someone else to do it, and others simply do not bother with it.
Whatever your personal feelings about ironing, there will inevitably be a point in your life when you just have to get on with it. Is there a simple method that you can adopt that will make the task easier without splashing out on an expensive iron? It seems that there is a very easy method to make ironing a lot easier and all you need is an iron, an ironing board and some tinfoil.
Do you know how to iron correctly?
It would seem that there is more to ironing then meets the eye and that a lot of us are simply doing it wrong. This can be a particular …
Spring is finally around the corner, and we’re all taking a fresh look at our homes. Here are three easy ways to update your interior this spring.
Geometrics are here
Geometric designs are making a big splash in showers and bathrooms. There are now membrane-type materials that can be used instead of tiles on bathroom walls and in shower enclosures. They’re much quicker to fix because they don’t require tiling and grouting, and the new products are completely waterproof.
Home interiors designed to boost wellness
We’ve all suddenly become aware of indoor pollution and the need to make our homes places of rest and healthfulness. As part of this trend, houseplants are back in a big way. We’re not talking about one sad spider plant; cascades of greenery are making a big statement in living rooms.
If you’re irritated by constantly creaking floorboards, make fixing them …
Now, your mind is made up. You want to make improvements to your home, correct? Now is as good a time as any to get started. You likely want a short primer that describes key points for beginners. If so, then this article is for you. Find tons of great home improvement advice to help you along the way.
If you have a squeaky floor, try using some construction glue. You may need to do it from your basement or even the crawlspace, but this is one improvement that is worth the effort. Utilize a caulking gun to apply glue to the sides of each floor joist. The joists are secured to the subfloor planks by doing this.
Make sure that you keep an eye out for all types of contractors. You want to make sure that you get a contractor with a good reputation, as well as, an affordable …