Small Garden Makeover.

This is our 3rd summer renting our house and whilst it has lots of pro’s, like being in the centre of town, walking distance from schools, shops, cafes and the park, the down side to that is that we have very limited outdoor space. We have a double garage...

5 Tips to upcycle your furniture with paint.

I Love to upcycle furniture, it’s such great way to give old, unwanted furniture a new lease of life. It’s also a great way to inject personality into your home by having one off pieces that you have transformed. So when I heard that it was National...

8 Ways to Style Open Shelving in the Kitchen

One day I dream of having a huge, open plan kitchen, I still haven’t decided what style I would go for, in fact I change my mind every time I open Pinterest! What I do know though is that I would definitely have some kind of open shelving as I think it’s...

10 room makeovers to show how transformative paint can be.

I recently posted a series of before and after photo’s of the property that we’re renting on Instagram just to show how transformative paint can be and that you can still make your house feel like home whether you own or rent it from someone. It...

Rental Tips For Tenants – Part 3 – statement furniture

There used to be a real stigma to renting with people feeling embarrassed to mention it because others would think they can’t afford to get on the property ladder, or think they’re a low income earner or maybe a single Mum. That is not the case anymore,...

Dare to go dark

We’ve just returned from a lovely holiday in Lanzarote. Feeling refreshed and inspired by the white washed buildings, beautiful palm trees and gorgeous clear blue sea I now want to redecorate my whole house! Do you ever feel like that when you’ve had a...