IDEAS AT HOME
Affordable tips, trends and inspiration to keep your home beautiful, tidy and safe
When life inspires home, home inspires life
The distinctive smell of paint, freshly polished furniture, fluffy cushions, crisp rugs and that gleaming new sofa set can only mean you’ve arrived at your new home.
When the packers are long gone and the last carton is stowed away in the loft, that’s when the real work begins: the mission to turn your new house into your home. Don’t get carried away trying to create something out of the pages of an interior design magazine. What we are saying is that all the inspiration you need to do your place up is within your home already.
Stuff that’s strewn around your house acts like a snapshot of the lives of the people who live there. The books you read, the kids’ toys piled into a wicker basket, the quilt your grandma made; these are all beautiful representations of who you are. Bring them to the forefront and display them imaginatively.
Try these simple ideas:
These are just a few ideas to help make your home your own. If you have any tips you would like to share with us, we would love to hear from you.