Supercharge your outdoor living space with these 7 backyard improvements

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Having a lovely backyard allows you to fully enjoy your property. It also increases the property’s value and sets it apart from the competition should you choose to sell it in the future. Ideally, your home’s surrounding areas must have attractive, functional and leisurely spaces where you can spend quality time with your family and

How to zone various rooms with lighting made by Allen and Roth

Allen & Roth lighting

Lighting designed by Allen and Roth (a brand made by Lowe’s) provide an excellent way to organize the desirable lighting glow that will transform the entire area of your home. While the brand gives you plenty of options that make zoning your lighting easy, here are some of the important steps and tips you should

7 bright ideas on how to lighten up your home

Natural light is more important than you think it is. We rely on the sun to stay healthy, regulate our sleep and to stay productive. However, it can sometimes feel as though we never see the sun, especially in the winter months. Not only does not seeing the sun dampen our mood, but it can

DIY Project: Ping Pong Ball Lights

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Callum Mundine is the co-owner of LED World (with his brother Simon). They are based in Sydney, Australia and specialise in custom lighting design. One of his side hobbies is creating fun DIY projects for his children to work on. Light up your home with this creative DIY lighting project. You can hang them up

How to save money on your garden and landscaping

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If you have been reading about much of the energy-saving products that are available, you may have noticed that they tend to focus on indoor savings, however, there is quite a bit that can be done outdoors. While there is no way to save as much money in the garden as there is to do

Skylights for outside – A welcome addition


With the summer firmly behind us and autumn and winter months approaching fast, the amount of natural light you let into your home and other buildings is paramount to avoid spending a fortune on your energy bills.  If you’re the sort of person who has a few outbuildings – Garages, sheds, even a summerhouse or

The essentials of a modern garden

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In many respects, contemporary gardens are an extension of the family home. It is not uncommon for outdoor furniture styles to mirror what is inside of the residence. With such meticulousness, it is important to get the essentials of a modern garden under wraps. Lighting Light in a contemporary garden is strategic and meant to make a

10 amazing ideas to spruce up your garden

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Spending time outdoors is really amazing, and if you have your own garden then even more so. When it comes to planning your garden, then things can get a bit overwhelming. So much to choose from, and so many plans to make, it may seem scary. But luckily, we have some answers. We’ve searched the

How to style up your small patio

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Want to lift the value and style of your home? Creating a small patio at home could definitely help.  A patio is a paved area outside a home that is usually adjoined and utilized for dining, entertaining or relaxation – an additional recreational spot for your home.  Nowadays, many homeowners give great importance to their patio

How to secure and monitor your garden – The smart way

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Most of us are somewhat aware of the smart home and how it can make our lives easier, but what about the outside of our homes? The truth is securing and monitoring our gardens is a bit of an afterthought if it’s thought about at all. Would it surprise you to know that making the