• homewares,  Lifestyle

    Sprucing up the living room

    Question. What is your favourite room in your house? I’m guessing that some people will say the kitchen, which in many houses is a hive of activity. Some of you may say the bedroom – the place where you finally get to relax and sleep off the stresses of the day. But I think most of you may well have said the living room – the true heart of a family home. This is the room where you watch TV together, relax in front of the fire together, and generally spend most family time. Yes, the living room is certainly an important place for most families. And, if we’ve agreed…

  • Health,  homewares,  Lifestyle

    Accessible Housing for All

    Our homes are our palaces, we cherish them and decorate them to create our own perfect havens away from the rest of the world. These are the places where we feel safe, secure and comfortable. But what about if something happens to us, either for a moment in time, or more permanently, that makes our homes become a place of frustration, and even a danger to use? This is something that wheelchair users have to address all the time. I have had times in my life when mobility was a problem. Straight after having Joe I was very ill, and needed a wheelchair to get around. I struggled with the…

  • furniture,  home and interiors,  homewares

    How to Create a Beautiful Home with Timeless Appeal

    A classic or timeless home does not follow trends. It resists the urge to accommodate the latest fads. Instead, it relies on an understated design that is both functional and stylish. It is present and enduring. It also remains relevant to the family through updates and affordable home improvements such as concrete repair Dallas that help retain the character but ensure the house is somewhere comfortable to live. Follow these simple tips to create a beautiful home with timeless appeal. Remain Faithful to the Architecture Classic homes remain faithful to their architecture and surroundings. The interior design should complement the structure and architecture of the building. Look for natural materials and…