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Easy to Install Home Improvements that Give Your Home and Expensive Look

You may have been working to create your perfect home for years, or many you just moved into a new home and you want to make it your own. Either way, you want to have the home that shows your personal taste and pleases everyone who enters it. Any home owner knows that this is no small task. One major issue that most home owners run into is figuring out […]

How to Make Your Kid's Rooms More Functional

Design with function to make your kids’s life interesting Every child at any age needs their own space to relax, create, play and feel safe. There are many issues that can prevent a child’s room from serving these purposes. Some children have to share a room, making privacy and alone time and issue. Other children have really small spaces that do not allow for the activities they want to do. […]

How to Lay Wood Flooring

If you want to improve the look of your home and achieve a solid, durable floor that will last for decades to come, wood flooring is an excellent choice. It works in living rooms, kitchens, bedrooms and just about any space, and it can be a cost-effective choice, as if it’s properly laid and finished it should last for many years. How to Choose your Flooring If the idea of […]

How to Prepare Plaster Walls for Painting

Prepare Plaster Walls For Painting Plaster has been around for a long time now and has been in common use as far back as Roman times when a version of plaster was used in many homes.  The reasons homeowners have liked it over the years is because its easily made, cheap and easy to find. Even now, there are people who keep pushing the plaster angle but more for the aesthetic and sturdy […]

How to Repair Wallpaper That is Lifting

Don’t Worry it Can be Repaired Are you looking to simply clean up the house a bit and fix some of the minor issues which add up to an over all shabby look? Or are you in the serious mode of trying to pull your house together ready for it to be sold in the aggressive New Zealand property market? Well making sure your wallpaper is looking good through minor repairs can […]

How to Install a New Door Handle

Check Your Parts In order for you to install a new door handle, you need to carefully plan and determine all the parts that you need to use. You can lay out all the pieces of your door handle to ensure that you know where it all fits in. Make sure to figure out which screw goes to which part of the handle before you start to screw it to […]

How to Seal Your Window and Door at Home

Seal Your Window and Door at home One of the biggest costs in cooling and heating a home is the windows and doors. Most of the air from our climate-control home can escape due to the improperly sealed openings and entrances. If you want your home to be more energy efficient and reduce noise and dust, then sealing you existing windows and doors is the answer. The process of  is relatively straight forward […]

How to Select the Right Wallpaper for Your Home

Change the Look of Your Interior Wallpapering is a method widely used to change the look of your walls in the home without resorting to the need of re-painting. Wallpapering can be a DIY project you can do over the course of a couple of weekends (depending on the size of your wall) or just an overnight job. There are many types of wallpaper out there in the market. You […]

How to Make Your Small Bathroom Look Bigger

If you have a small bathroom and adding significant space is not an option, you can make minor changes that can add a little space or make it appear larger. Get the Bathroom Fixtures Right Standard bath tubs are about 60 x 32 inches. If you have a larger tub, you may consider replacing it. Installing a lower-walled bathtub is also helpful because it will give the illusion of more […]

How to Make a Small Living Room Appear Bigger

It will always be a challenge to implement a design concept to a small living room. A living room, that will always be the main focal point for one’s home, is normally used for get-together as well as for the purpose of entertaining your friends, colleagues or your loved ones. Due to the increasing price of property nowadays, living rooms are becoming smaller especially if you are living in a […]