Rental Tips For Tenants – Part 4 – Overcoming reluctant Landlords

This is part 4 of my rental tips for tenants series. I get asked lots of questions about how we have been able to get away with changing the decor so much in our rented house. So this post is to try and help any frustrated tenants by attempting to persuade reluctant...

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 ways to add an Industrial vibe to your Home.

I was recently asked in an interview what my favourite home style was. It was a tough question to answer as I like to mix and match and add a bit of everything, I feel it makes a space far more interesting. If I did have to nail it down to one it would have to be the...

Must have outdoor accessories under £50 to brighten up your garden.

I don’t know about you but as soon as I see a glimpse of the sun shining I want to throw all the windows and doors open and get out into the garden. I absolutely love BBQ season, a good friend off mine has the most amazing, giant fire pit so we often go round to...

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...