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  1. How to Get Your Dream Home

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    It costs a lot of time, money, and energy to get our hands on a property. As such, it’s reasonable that we can ask a lot from our homes. We shouldn’t just like where we live; we should love it. Yet this typically isn’t what happens. A significant portion of people end up with “buyer’s remorse,” which essentially means that they regret buying their house. That’s not OK! We think it’s high time that people begin loving where they live. In this blog, we’re going to run through some useful tips that’ll lead you to your dream home. Know What You’re Looking For You can’t expect to end up in your dream home if you don’t know what...
  2. 4 Tips For Keeping Your Home Clean

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      As lockdown eases and we can finally meet up with friends and family- all be it al fresco- spring cleaning may be the last thing we want to place on top of our ‘to do’ lists! If there’s one task that can be frustrating to keep on top of, it’s housekeeping. The bigger your home, the more you have to keep on top of – and the same applies if you live with more people too! Nonetheless, it must be done, and someone has to do it. There’s a lot you can do to make it easier for yourself, though. Letting it get too bad is going to make it even more tedious,  You can’t just...
  3. Important Considerations To Keep In Mind When Purchasing a Home Abroad

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    How likely is it that you’d purchase a home abroad? Most people would shake their head at the idea after considering all of the costs and logistics. However, there are actually many reasons why you might change your mind and why you might want to consider purchasing a home abroad. For example, some people might want to retire abroad because it’s surprisingly affordable, and others might want to move abroad because they’re just tired of their current country. Others might want to move home simply because they enjoy the country, and some may have found a life partner that lives in a different country. These are all completely valid reasons why you may want to...
  4. 4 Ways To Give Your Home A Fresh Modern Look

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    One thing the COVID-19 pandemic has done more than anything is making us fall out of love with our homes. With so much time spent locked down indoors, many of us have grown tired of the four walls we once loved and felt so proud of and passionate about. If you’ve been considering renovating your home for a while now, then why not give it a fresh modern look that will last? Unsure of where to begin? Fear not, here is our ultimate guide and four hot tips. Replace Outdated Furniture Furniture can really date a home. What was once very stylish in the 80s probably looks very out of place today. Therefore, replacing dilapidated furniture with brand-new...
  5. Simple Effective Tips to Improve Your TV Viewing Experience

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      One of the excellent ways to unwind after your day’s busy schedule is to watch a favourite quiz show, series, or movie. While some high-tech gadgets may promise a great experience, you don’t have to break your bank trying to purchase the most expensive in the market. It turns out there are a few simple and useful tips you can implement to improve your overall TV viewing. Here are a few things you may want to consider right now: Experiment to See What Works Best for You If you’re not getting the best from your TV viewing, you could move things around and try to figure out what’s working well. For example, you could relocate your entire TV set and mount it where you can avoid too much...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
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