Homes & Gardens

Picking Your Ideal Dining Table

When it comes to picking out the ideal dining table for your home, you need to make sure that you’ve got the best possible choices. The dining room table is an essential part of any home. It’s a place for you and your guests to sit down and enjoy a meal. However, if you’re going to make this a reality, you have to be prepared to go out and pick the best dining room table for your specific needs.

You do have a couple of different things that you’ll need to keep in mind when it comes to picking out the ideal table, but there are three things in particular that you really should...

Claire Small

Claire Small



Benefits of Led Strip Lights

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Posted: Fri, 01/22/2021 - 8:47am

Due to their versatility and lightweight size, LED strip lights, often referred to as LED tape or ribbon lights and have become extremely prevalent. They are progressively used in the fields of housing, commercial and health care, in addition to being the most attractive choice for display purposes.

A compact circuit board with LED strip lights is deployed on a frequent basis on a strip with several small individuals' LED sensors. They are fitted for peel-and-stick mounting in variable sizes and dimensions with self-adhesive tape. This helps users to conveniently mount or connect...

6 Tips for Maximizing Your Sleep Environment

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Posted: Fri, 01/22/2021 - 8:37am

Ideally, your bedroom should be your sanctuary. This is the place where you go at the end of the day to finally put your feet up and let your hair down—literally. But if your bedroom is cluttered, messy, too brightly lit, or contains a desk loaded with paperwork—you might find that your bedroom isn’t the sleep sanctuary that it could be.

So what kind of changes can you make to a bedroom to make space all about sleep and relaxation?

Sleep experts tell us that any bedroom can become a sleep sanctuary with a little thought and care. But first, you might have to make a few...


Work underway to develop 380 new homes at Pinhoe Quarry

Authored by Exeter News Blog
Posted: Thu, 01/21/2021 - 7:18pm

Work is progressing to build 380 new homes at Pinhoe Quarry, Exeter.

The South West’s largest housing provider, LiveWest and leading partnerships business, Vistry Partnerships, have joined forces once again to develop a scheme for the 32-acre site, building on their collaborative portfolio of new homes across the South West.

It is hoped the first homes will be ready to move into during autumn this year.

The development has been named Harrington Park, nodding to the well-known area of the suburb and the design, which incorporates open green space, play areas and...

Redrow Homes launches new plots at Romansfield development.

Authored by Jonathan Adams
Posted: Thu, 01/21/2021 - 6:39am

National Housebuilder Redrow have released plots on phase two at its Romansfield development based in the traditional Devon market town of Okehampton, Devon.

Phase two of Romansfield currently offers a range of three and four -bedroom house types, available from £298,955.

Located just a mile from the town centre with easy access to a range of local amenities, and within easy reach of the beautiful Dartmoor National park, the development offers a perfect combination of country living and town amenities.

The new plots include three-bedroom homes, The Warwick, which...

Ways you can add value to your home on a budget UK

Authored by Claire Small
Posted: Wed, 01/20/2021 - 10:05pm

This article aims to show you some simple ways you can use to increase your home value by thousands of pounds. With the rise in the house price this year across the United Kingdom, you might be willing to sell your home for a high price and make great returns.

The process of making additions and renovations in a bid to add value to a home is called home improvement. Homeowners can make home improvement on the exterior and interior of a house. It can be challenging to know which home improvement to engage in because not every renovation and remodelling project can guarantee huge...

Why You Need a Circuit Breaker at Home

Authored by David Humphrey
Posted: Tue, 01/19/2021 - 7:27pm

In the fields of power and hardware, mishaps can happen any place and cause harm to schools, structures, mechanical plants or workplaces. These mishaps can be evaded by introducing circuit breakers that will control abrupt expansions in voltage and current. In an electrical association, flow courses through an electrical switch box, which is isolated into a few circuits.

To control the progression of power, circuit breakers can be worked consequently or physically. Without an electrical switch, the danger of electric stun, stun and fire can be brought by electrical issues...

Storm warning – flooding can invalidate both car and home insurance

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Tue, 01/19/2021 - 5:33pm

With two months’ rain forecast to fall in 36 hours, a leading insurance comparison website is warning policy holders to be aware what their insurance policies do and do not cover for their home and cars.

Storm Christoph will sweep England and Wales from Tuesday, bringing up to 20cm of rain in places. Large areas of already saturated land and melting snow will push up river levels and increase flood risks.

In response, The Environment Agency has issued more than 120 flood warnings across England and Wales. says motorists with fully-comprehensive car...

Things to Keep in Mind While Decorating Your Home (or Apartment)

Authored by Claire Small
Posted: Tue, 01/19/2021 - 12:34pm

Any form of movement or relocation can be either an exciting adventure or a daunting challenge. Whether you are moving to your first home or apartment or just relocating across town, you'd most certainly strive to make it homey and welcoming. The secret to a warm-hearted and gorgeous home is in the meticulous décor and petite accents. Here are some essential hints that any home-owner must be aware of when decorating his or her interior.

​​​​​​​1. Revamp the lighting

Having natural light is a must in any home, but if you own old-fashioned lamps most visitors will have a...


How to sell your property for more cash

Authored by Claire Small
Posted: Tue, 01/19/2021 - 6:25am

One of your most cherished possessions is your house you live in. You have probably built so many beautiful memories here together with your family. This is where you find solace and comfort when the outside world becomes too overwhelming. And you have also invested a lot of time, effort, and money to make it the home you have always wanted. But now, you may be planning to move somewhere else for various reasons. Maybe the children are all grown up and living their own lives, which means too much space for you to manage. Or you and the family are thinking of setting up residence in a new...

The Most Comfortable Bar Stools UK For Your Home

Authored by David Banks
Posted: Tue, 01/19/2021 - 5:30am

Building a great home bar is about much more than the bar itself. You will be spending a lot of time in this space, and it makes sense to work hard to make it as comfortable as possible. Your choice of bar stools will make a huge difference, but Furniture In Fashion has everything you need to choose a set of bar stools that will work perfectly with your bar. Of course, these bar stools for sale can also be great for use in kitchens and with high tables or benches.

Azaltro Velvet Bar Stools

Our Azaltro Velvet Bar Stools are some of the most luxurious stools we have on offer....