Top tips for clutter-free homes

CONTROLLING clutter in your home can be a challenge; many believe their houses are cluttered with things they don't use anymore, and multiple studies have found a...

Making the most of a small garden

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Upcycling is the new new

UPCYCLING is all about getting thrifty and doing something hands-on, either as a way to save money or as a form of artistic therapy. Upcycling may sound like...

Safer bathrooms for the elderly

AS we get older, the risk of suffering a fall increases and you may be surprised to learn that nowhere is riskier than your own bathroom. These simple...

Making a rented property your own

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Hampton Court Flower Show is blooming lovely

THREE wildlife-themed garden displays created by TV gardener David Domoney will be central to Everest Home Improvements’ presence at this year’s RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show...

Space saving tips for your garden

THIS affordable railing planter is the perfect addition to any terrace. With no mounting hardware needed, this unique planter securely fits on two sizes of railings. The low-maintenance planter...

Keeping your carpet clean and fresh

WHILE REGULAR carpet cleaning by professionals is necessary to ensure your carpet leads a long and healthy life, additional care and maintenance on your part can go...

Keeping a clean fridge – the cold facts

FRIDGES IN Spain certainly get used more during the summer months; and if you are perhaps responsible for a property or two that is being used by...

Britain’s brownfield beauty to be on display

A CONCEPTUAL garden at this year’s RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show taking place between 4th and 9th July will highlight the surprising beauty of Britain’s brownfield, urban sites...

Tips for an organised kitchen

TRADITIONALLY THE heart of the home, kitchens tend to get even more use at this time of year. Whether you need room to roast a joint of...

Be friendly to the bees

TAKE A WALK around your local garden centre and you will see a mouth-watering range of gorgeous plants on display. You might note that some are specifically labelled...

Bloom of the week: Bird of Paradise

THE BIRD of Paradise is one of the most colourful flowers in the world. The name Bird of Paradise comes from its spectacular flower shape which resembles a...

Queen gets her birthday bloom

GARDENERS WILL finally be able to grow a new daffodil raised to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday in 2016... albeit one year later than originally planned. It was...

DIY is dying out

A NEW SURVEY has revealed that British homeowners spend an average of 37 minutes and make three attempts at a DIY task before giving up on it. The...

Lack of space shouldn’t stop gardening

THE BENEFITS from gardening are endless — relaxation, fitness, family fun, delicious food and beautifying your lawn. Millions of people live in town house, apartments or single-family homes...
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