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Why You Should Reorganise Your Storage Before 2022

Spring usually gets all the love when it comes to decluttering and cleaning, but there are some great benefits to reorganising your house at the end of the year. It can be easy to get caught up in the momentum of the holiday season and the coming new year. It’s also common to prioritise decluttering areas of your house that you see the most often, but that means that your storage spaces can build up with boxes of stuff you don’t need. By avoiding the post-holiday rush and finally sorting through items you have stored away, you can face 2022 with renewed energy.  

Getting out your holiday decorations from the depths of your shed or attic is the perfect opportunity to tackle the rest of your storage area. Until you go through them, you never know how much unwanted mess is building up in the places you don’t think to look. Since you have to dig out your tree and stockings anyway, you may as well start looking through neglected boxes that surround them. There could even be a treasure trove tucked behind the abundance of tangled twinkle lights!


How to Find Your Perfect Family Home

If you’re in the process of searching for your family’s forever home, you’ll know how much pressure there is on that decision. There are so many things that you need to consider and you don’t want to make a purchase as big as this until you’re completely sure that you’ve found the right place. So if you’re looking for your family’s perfect home, here’s how to approach the challenge and avoid having regrets later.


How to Keep Your Family Feeling Safe at Home

As a homeowner, one of the things that you’ll no doubt care most about is making sure that your family is as safe as possible when they’re at home. After all, this is your safe haven and it should be the place where you’re all able to feel safest. So what can you do to make sure that your family feels safe at home at all times? The tips and ideas below will answer that question for you.


Less Is More, But Can You Go Minimalist In Your Garden?

While most home styles come and go, minimalism is a timeless trend classic that’s been top of style trend lists for years. Centring around the idea of decluttering using decor that does more with less, white walls, bare floorboards, and stark accessories have certainly long been house-based go-to’s for many.

Yet, surprisingly few of us realise that a minimalist outlook can work equally well when we take it outside. While you might not be able to approach this style choice in the same way given that this is such a different setting, there’s certainly a lot to be said for stripped-back outdoor spaces that improve curb appeal without overwhelming. 


Why Have You Got Such A Downsizing Downer?

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Whether the kids have moved out or you’re just fed up with cleaning unused rooms, downsizing is a reality that comes to us all eventually. It’s cheaper, easier, and let’s face it – smaller homes can be cute! Unfortunately, despite promises of cosy vibes and simplified living, your downsizing quest may have got stuck on something of a downer.

After all, in life, we’re taught to want more, meaning that this quest for less automatically goes against your nature. In reality, though, there’s no reason to feel down about downsizing, and a home move like this can offer even more significant future potential. Before that’s possible, though, you’re going to want to consider the following reasons why you’re down on downsizing, and how exactly you can overcome them.


Decluttering Tips You Didn’t Know You Needed

If you love to shop, you’ll know that one of the hardest things that you can do is declutter your home and your life to clear things away. You’ve been shopping and you know that you’ve bought a million things that you love. In fact, you’ve been accumulating things for years and they’re building up in the house really quickly. The time has come for you to either move house or start to move your stuff out for a renovation project to go ahead – what are you going to do with everything in the way?

Well, the simple answer to that is to declutter it all! Clearing out all of the clutter is going to make your house feel more open, cleaner and in a way, cleansed. It doesn’t mean that it’s easy to declutter, however. You need to consider Self Storage to hold your things if you’re planning a huge clear out and clean, and you need to think about getting some help if your storage issues are out of control. Other than that, here are the decluttering tips that you didn’t know you needed!


Don’t Get Burned: Consider These Options For An Outside Worth Sunbathing In

As well as providing you with a finish way better than any fake tan, sunbathing can be one of the best ways to relax. Like any great meditative practice, it certainly provides a transformative escape from the world.

Unfortunately, aside from getting the loungers out on vacation, many of us don’t generally take time to bathe, both because we’re too busy and because, let’s face it, our outside spaces don’t exactly provide the tranquillity we’re after. In reality, though, getting your outside space sunbathing-ready could well see you making the time more often, and quickly enjoying the benefits of doing so. Hence why we’ve put together a quick-fire guide for how you can finally create an outside worth sunbathing in.