Living In Gated Communities

Gated communities or neighborhoods are a form of housing estates that sit on the same compound and most often share amenities. They are often characterized by a perimeter wall or fences and one access gate to the compound with strict and controlled entrance to outsiders Most developers are opting to go for gated communities compared …


Your Bedroom Your Sanctuary

Your bedroom is your own personal space, and it should say as much about you as you want it to. Here’s a few ideas you can implement to inject some life into your bedroom Let the light in If your bedroom location does not allow it to get a lot of natural light, then consider …


Importance of Good Lighting

Good lighting adds warmth, color and personality to any room. Whether you spend a lot or a little, knowing how to light your home is just as important as what you buy. Provide your rooms with a mixes and a variety of levels instead of having one large glaring light in the middle of the …


Cost cutting around the house

The truth is that the cost of living has gone up, and chances are it will continue to grow higher in years or even months to come. To avoid a huge financial burden on our shoulders, we can do more to save in order to manage the rising costs of living. Here are some things …


Tips for preparing an open house

In this day and age, the real estate market has become very highly competitive. It is therefore very important to make your property stand out from the crowd of unsold properties. Holding an open house is one the most efficient ways of moving your property and making a sale. An open house is an occasion …


The Do’s and Dont’s of Decorating

While the aim of decorating is to make your space as beautiful and appealing as possible, there are a few things you should observe to get the most out of your space. The Use of white Do not use white if you have kids or pets running around. Sure white gives the house a nice …


Creative Ways To Reuse Wine Bottles

Bottles of wine are brought out to celebrate, relax or dine lavishly. But the party doesn’t have to stop when the wine runs out. Read on for a host of creative ways and projects you can undertake to reuse the bottles instead of throwing them out and flowing your trash bin over. These are fun …


Benefits of Home Ownership

There is no place more delightful than one’s own fireplace….. Solomon Ortiz Not all people value the same things in life, in fact if you were to ask this question you would get varied answers from My Car, to My Wardrobe or even My Guitar and so forth but rarely would you get an answer …


Keep Your Home Safe From Break-Ins

While the general opinion is that most break ins happen in the dead of the night while you are asleep, new statistics show that most home theft happens during the day, when everyone is either at work, school or running errands. It will not hurt to take a few precautionary measures to keep your home …


Small Living Spaces – Make it Work

While not all of us are accorded the luxury of space, there is no reason why you should not feel like a king in your own home. No matter where you live, you will almost never have enough space. If you think there is no more room in your house, think again. Read on, and …