9 inspiring ideas for non-working fireplaces

Pin this photo to one of your boards to save for a later date. So you don’t have a fire but you have a fireplace? A non-working fireplace, in my opinion that’s still a huge bonus. Don’t get me wrong, I love nothing more than a big roaring fire in...

How to choose the perfect rug.

Rugs are lifesavers whether you are renting and need to hide that awful 70’s patterned green carpet or you have just moved into your brand new house and need a quick fix before you can afford to start ripping up carpets… super rugs to the rescue! Another...

Stylish, freestanding bathroom storage.

We’re really lucky to have a fair amount of storage in our bathroom but I’ve had lots of requests from those of you who don’t asking about stylish ways to hide away all those essential toiletries. Whether it’s insufficient under-sink storage, missing...

Adapting your interior style in a rented home.

I have done a whole series of posts about renting and how to make your rented house feel like home. As much as I truly believe that there’s so much you can do I also know that sometimes you have to just go with what you’ve got and it might not always be to...

10 instant kitchen updates for your rental home.

The kitchen is an integral part of most houses and is commonly referred to as the heart of the home, I know it certainly is in ours. It’s where many good times are shared over family dinners, we catch up on our day sharing the highs & lows, where important...

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...