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  1. Why Now is the Perfect Time to Buy Your Dream Home

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      The UK Budget 2021 is just around the corner, and, if reports are to be believed, the Chancellor of the Exchequer is planning on extending the holiday on stamp duty land tax (SDLT) until the end of June 2021. Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced the initial stamp duty holiday last summer in a bid to breathe new life into the UK property market. The holiday enables anyone to purchase a home worth £500,000 or less and not pay a penny in SDLT. According to Trussle’s online stamp duty tool, which compares how much buyers would pay during and after the SDLT holiday, this could save people living in England and Northern Ireland up to £15,000 in stamp duty based on properties...
  2. Making Your Home Feel More Like Your Space

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    If you have been thinking about how you can make your home feel more like your space, then you’re in luck! There are plenty of little things that you can do, and a number of big changes that you can make as well in order to make your home feel a little more personal and reflect your personality.  Your house should be the place that you feel good, and it should be your personal space in every single way. In this article, we’re going to be taking a look at some of the ways that you can make this possible, so keep reading if you would like to find out more. Figure Out What’s Essential   The first thing that you are going to...
  3. How To Design A Pet-Friendly Kitchen For Dogs

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      Pets are an integral part of our lives and once you have hit retirement, how best to share your leisure time than with your dog or a new puppy? Whether it’s a playful puppy or an adult dog, you have to always be on the lookout in your home to help keep them safe. The last thing you want is for them to eat something they shouldn’t or to damage the furniture. In the kitchen especially, dogs can be curious about rubbish bins or food that is left out on the counter. During lockdown, many homeowners have been delving into home DIY or updating their homes. If you’re looking for some great home inspiration, some of the best home makeover shows to watch right now...
  4. Best Home Makeover Shows to Watch on TV.

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    Article by Ceri Wheeldon Since Kirstie Allsopp first hit our screens and started knocking on walls on house viewings to see which could be knocked down, I have been more than a little obsessed with home renovations. With most of us spending far more time at home than we could ever have anticipated. Our home environment has become more important than ever. Having undertaken major renovations in my last three homes and with a house move planned as part of a major lifestyle change, I am still looking for inspiration for potential changes I might like to make to my future home. In addition to  regular...
  5. What Are The First Things To Do Once You Move Into A New House?

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      Buying a house is many people’s ultimate dream, and it is something that every decision they make and every goal they achieve is going towards. When it finally happens it can be a bit of a rush, and certainly, there is a lot to think about. By the time you’re finally sitting down in your brand new living room surrounded by boxes, you might not want to think about much at all, but there are some important jobs to get done before you live in that lovely new place for long. Read on to find out what they are; once they’re done, you can relax in peace, happily ticking something off your life’s to-do list.  Redirect Your Post  Even though a lot of people...
  6. Great Home Decor Ideas For A Cosy Night In

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    A new year brings many new opportunities to transform your home. While spending the majority of your time at home right now, why not make it as cosy as it can be? With the weather pretty cold outside, it’s all too tempting to stay indoors on the sofa or upstairs in bed.   But if your home is lacking style and comfort for a relaxing night in, there are a few ways that you can create the perfect cosy night in front of the television with some home decor updates. Once you’ve finished, you can sit back and relax and enjoy some of the best shows to watch on Netflix right now including The Crown, The Queen’s Gambit, Derry Girls, and much more.   Rethink your...
  7. New Year Challenge Day 6 to Stay Fabulous Over 50: Time to declutter!

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    Article by Ceri Wheeldon “In the never-ending battle between order and chaos, clutter sides with chaos every time. Anything that you possess that does not add to your life or your happiness eventually becomes a burden.” John Robbins, At the start of  the original lockdown last March I had good intentions relating to decluttering my house. After about 6 weeks I think I had probably sorted only one cupboard! Today’s challenge is to declutter – it doesn’t have to be a major task- it can be just one room or even just a cupboard or messy drawer. I did manage to declutter my walk...
  8. Home Efficiency Tips From The Pros

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      For many of us, making sure that our homes remain energy efficient is a top priority. After all, with the rising cost of bills, we need to ensure that we use as little as possible.  But how do you actually make your house more efficient? In this post, we explore some advice from the pros. Steal some of the ideas below for your home.  Add Extra Thick Insulation To Your Attic Most homes have a couple of inches of insulation in the attic. But when researchers did a cost-benefit analysis of insulation thickness versus money saved on heating bills, they found something interesting — the thicker the insulation, the lower the overall cost of running a home (up to a certain...
  9. 5 Telltale Signs You Need a New Bed

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    A new bed or at the very least, a new mattress is essential for your general wellbeing. You need to ensure you get a good night’s sleep and keep your back supported while you do. As we age, back pain and problems become more common so why tempt fate? If you aren’t waking up rested or comfortable, then chances are you need a new bed. Here are some other telltale signs.  You wake up still tired Perhaps you toss and turn during the night or wake up still tired. This could be a sign you’re not sleeping properly in your current bed. Getting a new bed is much easier nowadays, and even with the recent restrictions, you can still ...
  10. 5 Popular Paint Colours To Choose For Your Home Interior

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      The colours we choose for our home interiors make a significant difference in its aesthetics. However, choosing your best colour is not simple as there are a variety of colours and hues, plus decor trends can change a lot over time. Depending on the interior statement you want for your house and home, you may also be required to choose different colours for different rooms. When you buy paints online, you have to choose a colour you love since colours have an impact on the overall mood of your home. Thankfully, there are many gorgeous paint colours that have stood the test of time, that are popular to use again and again over the years. Bringing the outdoors in with green When you are decorating your outdoors...
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