Category Archives: Design

Increasing your home’s value

There comes a time when we want to consider our homes from a buyer’s perspective – again. To that end, we should start considering how to improve our homes. Home…

Renovations that add value to your home

Everybody who’s ever tried to sell a house knows that it’s not as easy as it seems, especially if it’s a buyer’s market. You don’t just want to sell, you…

DIY safety tips and ideas

We all want our homes to be better and a lot of us enjoy doing projects that can improve our homes; whether to be safer, warmer, less prone to accidents…

Marching toward the smart home

The world is increasingly moving toward being completely interconnected on every level. Consider the phones we had when they were first invented compared to the powerful machines that exist in…

Yard remodelling

If you are moving into a new home, there might be some rubble left by the previous owner, or perhaps you’re the owner who has caused all that rubble. It’s…

How to protect yourself against dodgy contractors

The renovation or remodeling of your home can be a financially and even emotionally stressful time for your family. Noise and building rubble will become your constant companion and inevitably,…

Considering renovations

Buying our dream home is often the beginning. We think that by merely acquiring our home, the hard work is done – after the papers are signed, the bond acquired…

How to sue for property trespassing

  It’s difficult to keep track of trespassers on your property, but if it’s a common occurrence, then it’s quite normal to feel that your space is being invaded. You…

How to design a home with safety in mind

Security is a broad concept: it’s not just big gates and guards, but protection and action and behaviour that we ourselves can employ. One key way to focus on security…

How to clean your house in 10 minutes

It’s not always that you get uninvited guests, but when you get that phone call to say they are on their way, there’s no time to get out the vacuum…