LifeStyle: Home & Garden

Why You Should Make Your Bed Every Morning

Sunday  18:15,   13 may 2018
southernliving

Think about the first item on your to-do list every day. Walking the dog? Making breakfast? Dropping off the kids at school? Completing an assignment at work? There’s one daily chore that I’ve always dreaded: making my bed. Southern[...]

6 mistakes you're making with your houseplants

Sunday  13:50,   13 may 2018
housebeautiful.co.uk

Keep your houseplants happy and healthy with these expert tips. 1. BUYING BLINDHouseplants that are labelled in store as 'Green Foliage Plant' have no chance of surviving. Attempting to grow a plant without a name or care instructions is like trying [...]

This Is Really How Often You Should Replace Your Kitchen Sponge

Friday  18:22,   11 may 2018
southernliving

When was the last time you swapped your kitchen sponge for a new one? For many of us, the answer to that question is: Too long ago that I can’t even remember. Unfortunately, that’s not the best strategy for keeping things clean in the kitchen.[...]

Here's why you should never shower or do dishes during a thunderstorm

Sunday  16:35,   22 april 2018
prima.co.uk

Turns out this isn't an old wives' tale.According to John Jensenius, a lightning safety specialist for the National Weather Service, in order to stay safe in your home during a storm, you need to stay away from anything that conducts[...]

Scientists reveal all-natural hack to prevent spiders entering your home

Saturday  13:55,   24 march 2018
prima.co.uk

Banish the eight-legged beasts without harming them…Rather than having to catch the spiders in your home and usher them outside, it might be more useful to know how to prevent them from entering in the first[...]

Mum solves mystery of lost socks after finding secret tumble dryer compartment

Thursday  09:41,   22 march 2018
countryliving.co.uk

You might want to check your own machineSo where do these missing socks go? [...]

12 time-saving cleaning hacks to make housework much quicker

Friday  10:00,   16 march 2018
housebeautiful.co.uk

From ironing to cleaning the ovenThis might be wasting your valuable time, however, and there are clever ways to speed up your cleaning tasks with some nifty household[...]

12 time-saving cleaning hacks to make housework much quicker

Saturday  13:20,   10 march 2018
prima.co.uk

From ironing to cleaning the ovenThis might be wasting your valuable time, however, and there are clever ways to speed up your cleaning tasks with some nifty household[...]

How to Clean Your Oven, According to an Expert

Wednesday  12:06,   28 february 2018
cookinglight

Cleaning your oven is kind of like going to the dentist. Few of us look forward to the experience (and some of us outright loathe it), but oftentimes, it’s the thought of cleaning that’s worse than the cleaning itself. As for the[...]

10 clever small space living hacks that will transform your home

Friday  17:51,   16 february 2018
housebeautiful.co.uk

Make your space bigger, brighter and more enjoyable to live in.Interior design gurus, Athina Bluff and Amy Brandhorst of Topology Interiors, have teamed up with home furnishings brand Habitat for a new small space living campaign to help you get the [...]

Thousands left kicking themselves after man shares obvious dishwasher hack

Friday  21:05,   02 february 2018
prima.co.uk

It took him 10 years to realise! Did you know you could do this?This is exactly what happened to Mike McLoughlin's update, who tweeted his happiness and frustration at finding out how to properly use his dishwasher after 10 long[...]

How to choose the perfect rug for every room of your home

Monday  15:50,   29 january 2018
housebeautiful.co.uk

Plus, find out how to avoid 'the floating rug' look.A rug is a simple way to update your floors and interiors and transform a room. For example, you can go for a , a bold floral design, or even a shaggy rug. But depending on the room, size[...]

7 things a decluttering expert never has in their bedroom

Monday  15:50,   29 january 2018
countryliving.co.uk

Declutter your bedroom for a peaceful night's sleepSo what's the secret to keeping your sleeping space peaceful and serene? According to these decluttering experts, there are seven things they would never let through the bedroom[...]

10 of the hottest spring summer 2018 interior trends

Monday  08:06,   29 january 2018
housebeautiful.co.uk

Transform your home with these key looksIce-cream pastels, glittery golds, indigo blues and super zingy colour pops, these are all trends for this year. Below, we show you our favourites and how to put them together in your[...]

Sainsbury's are launching a new range of vegan(ish) dog food so your pet can be 'clean-eating' too

Tuesday  13:26,   23 january 2018
countryliving.co.uk

The range is healthy and hypoallergenicSainsbury's has announced a brand new range of healthy and hypoallergenic pet food which will be available to buy at stores by the end of this month[...]