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What Is The Best Garden Hose On The Market

What Is The Best Garden Hose On The Market

Updated: 27/12/2020What Is The Best Garden Hose On The MarketFor most home gardeners in the UK, buying a garden hose might feel like a straightforward task. However, it is anything but. Purchasing the correct garden hose requires some careful planning and research....

How To Make Iced Coffee

How To Make Iced Coffee

Updated: 09/12/2020How To Make Iced CoffeeHot summers call for a cold refreshing coffee drink. What could be better than a refreshing cup of iced coffee? Most people prefer a steaming hot cuppa in the morning, but the summer months usually demand a cold drink. All you...

When To Cut Grass

When To Cut Grass

Updated: 09/12/2020When To Cut GrassWhile most people have immaculate lawns in spring and summer, getting back to maintaining the garden after autumn and winter can be quite tedious. Almost everyone asks when is the right time to cut the grass, and how many times...

Garden Party Ideas

Garden Party Ideas

Updated: 09/12/2020Garden Party IdeasThe British weather of sun and clouds is excellent for garden parties and get-togethers. Sunshine brings together all walks of people – from the sun tanners to the foodies. Garden parties have been around in Britain since centuries...

How to Paint Wood

How to Paint Wood

Updated: 08/12/2020How to Paint WoodExternal paintwork and maintenance is a tedious and time-consuming, but necessary job. While it is mostly ignored or procrastinated, it should be done early on to avoid huge costs later. It is tempting to make the interior look...

What Paint To Use On Wood?

What Paint To Use On Wood?

Updated: 08/12/2020What Paint To Use On Wood?Everyone wants their house or property to look fantastic and gleaming throughout the year. The key to getting this beautiful look all year round is selecting the perfect paint for interior and exterior wood surfaces. Small...

Garden Décor Ideas

Garden Décor Ideas

Updated: 08/12/2020Garden Décor IdeasDesign and landscaping help add structure and elegance to any garden. There are several different schemes and ideas you can use to increase the beauty and grace of your garden. Families with children can also add child-friendly...

How to Mount a TV on the Wall Without Studs

How to Mount a TV on the Wall Without Studs

Updated: 07/12/2020How to Mount a TV on the Wall Without StudsTVs have gotten thinner in width, but better in quality and image resolution. Old clunky televisions with small screens and small bodies have slowly become obsolete. The newer generations of TV models have...

Must Have Car Accessories

Must Have Car Accessories

Updated: 07/12/2020Must Have Car AccessoriesOwning a car is one of the best feelings in the world. With a car, you are mobile, can easily access all areas, and save on public transportation costs. Since the past three decades, cars in the UK are seen as more than just...

How to Change Windscreen Wipers

How to Change Windscreen Wipers

Updated: 07/12/2020How to Change Windscreen WipersWorn out windscreen wipers are a hazard in rainy and snowy conditions. Since they are used seasonally, most people forget to change and replace them. Older wipers tend to wear out quickly and have small bits of dirt,...

How to Wash a Car

How to Wash a Car

Updated: 06/12/2020How to Wash a CarMost car owners tend to their cars over the weekend. Washing the car, servicing it, tinkering with spare parts, polishing the paint, pressure washing the tires, restoring headlights, and so on are some of the things that you will...

How to Install a Loft Ladder

How to Install a Loft Ladder

Updated: 06/12/2020How to Install a Loft LadderGetting in and out of the loft can be a tedious task. A good quality loft ladder can help save a lot of time and can prevent mishaps from occurring. Most people in the UK use step ladders, chairs, or elevated footstools...

Loft Space Ideas

Loft Space Ideas

Updated: 06/12/2020Loft Space IdeasMost homes in the UK have unused attic or loft areas. These neglected areas are either filled with junk or are ignored until they gather enough dust to last several lifetimes. This space can be utilised to create an addition to your...

What is a Wall Stud?

What is a Wall Stud?

Updated: 05/12/2020What is a Wall Stud?A wall stud is a vertical member that frames and forms the panels of the wall or of a partition. These partitions are known as wall studs, and are a common feature in most homes across the UK. These fundamental components help...

How to Find Studs in the Wall

How to Find Studs in the Wall

Updated: 05/12/2020How to Find Studs in the WallAlmost all homeowners have gone through the agony of trying to find a stud wall in their home. Small things like hanging up mirrors, paintings, pictures, wall hangings, or towel racks can be horrible when you cannot find...

How to Make Iced Tea

How to Make Iced Tea

Updated: 05/12/2020How to Make Iced TeaIced tea is one of the most refreshing, budget-friendly teas you can make. In the UK, most people prefer a delicious cup on a hot day. It is relatively easy to make and store, and gets consumed very quickly. With a little tea,...

How To Make A Cup Of Tea

How To Make A Cup Of Tea

Updated: 04/12/2020How To Make A Cup Of TeaNo one makes tea as perfectly as the Brits do. Most people around the globe have mixed feelings about making the perfect cup of tea. While many prefer brewing their tea in teapots, several use teapot infusers. However, how do...

Is Tea Good for You?

Is Tea Good for You?

Updated: 04/12/2020Is Tea Good for You?Tea has been around for millennia, and no one loves tea more than the British. Britain is known to be the second-highest tea-drinking nation after Ireland. Most people begin their day with a steaming hot cup of tea. Some even...

Benefits Of Drinking Hot Water

Benefits Of Drinking Hot Water

Updated: 04/12/2019Benefits Of Drinking Hot WaterDrinking water daily is a sign of good hydration. While some people prefer it cold, many prefer drinking hot water daily to keep up their health. Hot water promotes relaxation, allows the body to hydrate naturally, aids...

10 Best All-Terrain Buggies in 2021

10 Best All-Terrain Buggies in 2021

Updated 07/10/2020 Best All-Terrain Buggies in Graco Evo XT Stroller Bumbleride Indie All Terrain Stroller Baby Jogger Summit X3 Pushchair Best All-Terrain Buggy UK Are you an explorer ready to seek new...

Types of Woodworking Tools

Types of Woodworking Tools

Updated: 13/11/2020Types of Woodworking ToolsAlmost all beginners and DIY enthusiasts need a reliable set of woodworking tools. The biggest concern for them is budget and usability. It is easy to forget efficiency and usage when faced with several options in the...

How to Paint a Fence

How to Paint a Fence

Updated: 13/11/2020How to Paint a FenceMost homeowners prefer upgrading and maintaining their homes individually. They find a sense of satisfaction in taking care of their own property and doing odd jobs around the house, garage, and the garden. Making the fence look...

How to Cut Hedges

How to Cut Hedges

Updated: 13/11/2020How to Cut HedgesTrimming and cutting hedges isn’t only about cutting them in a line that makes the garden look good. It is about protecting the garden, ensuring the hedge is cut correctly and making sure your shrubs stay in good shape for long...

How to Sharpen Hedge Trimmers

How to Sharpen Hedge Trimmers

Updated: 13/11/2020How to Sharpen Hedge TrimmersHedge trimmers are invaluable tools in the garden. Irrespective of the size of the garden, if you have a hedge alongside the fencing, or are using borders for demarcation, keeping them neat and tidy is crucial. Most...

How to Cool Down a Room

How to Cool Down a Room

Updated: 13/11/20How to Cool Down a RoomHeatwaves can be extremely uncomfortable for many people. The warm months are quite harrowing in the UK. Most climate activists suggest that the excessive rise in temperatures is due to an unprecedented increase in global...

What does a Dehumidifier do?

What does a Dehumidifier do?

Updated: 13/11/2020What does a Dehumidifier do?Most homes in the UK suffer from condensation and dampness. With the ever changing weather, clearing the house of any additional humidity is next to impossible. Most people rely heavily on the sunshine and fresh air to...

How to Clean the Kitchen Bin

How to Clean the Kitchen Bin

Updated: 13/11/2020How to Clean a Kitchen BinThe garbage bin is one of the most forgotten items in the entire kitchen. It is the least remembered in household chores, not because it is not crucial, but because it is usually a place to dump the waste and dirt. The...

Health Benefits of Air Fryers

Health Benefits of Air Fryers

Updated: 13/11/2020Health Benefits of Air FryersAir fryers are appliances that fry different foods using hot circulated air. Air fried food is said to be healthier than deep-fried food because it hardly requires any oil to cook. Deep-fried foods need to be dipped...

Best Way to Iron a Shirt

Best Way to Iron a Shirt

Updated: 13/11/2020Best Way to Iron a ShirtAnyone can buy clothing like pants, shirts, ties, socks, and shoes. However, you look impressive only when you know how to wear and carry these clothes. While you may feel some fabrics look good on you, the fact remains that...

10 Best Kitchen Gadgets

10 Best Kitchen Gadgets

Updated: 13/11/202010 Best Kitchen GadgetsFor most people, a kitchen is a place of experimentation, trial and error, refuge, and a place to create beautiful memories. Late-night snacks, popcorn fight, ice cream, coffee, all these things remind you of a satisfying end...

Children’s Garden Ideas

Children’s Garden Ideas

Updated: 24/07/2020Children’s Garden IdeasPlaying outdoors in a safe environment is necessary for children of all age groups. Home gardens are the perfect escapes for most children, especially during the weekends and holidays. Playing outdoors ensures that your kids...

How to Care for Your Shed

How to Care for Your Shed

Updated: 24/07/2020How to Care for Your ShedSheds are known to create issues over time with the wear and tear that is natural with being outdoors. The UK weather patterns are notorious for an increase in mildew, damp, discolouration of exterior wood paint, swelling or...

Small Garden Ideas

Small Garden Ideas

Updated: 13/11/2020Small Garden IdeasSmall gardens are fantastic for quick pocket-friendly makeovers. There are several quick fixes you can do, to change the look and feel of a small garden. While having a medium or large-sized garden does help while unleashing your...

How to Make Grass Greener

How to Make Grass Greener

Updated: 23/07/2020How to Make Grass GreenerThe lawn looks best with entirely green turf. Everyone wants the best looking greens in their gardens. Keeping your grass green isn’t tough if you maintain it and take care all year round. Many gardeners pay attention to the...

How to Drill a Hole in the Wall

How to Drill a Hole in the Wall

Updated: 23/07/2020How to Drill a Hole in the WallGetting work done around the house is a necessity. Most of us need to drill holes into our home walls every once in a while. Purchasing cordless drills, different drill bits, and plugs are easily done online. The real...

How to Clean a Carpet

How to Clean a Carpet

Updated: 23/07/2020How to Clean a CarpetThe best way to make your home cosy and comfortable is to cover the flooring with carpets. Carpets add to the elegance and beauty of the house. Apart from the visual appeal, they also help with the insulation of the entire room....

How to Remove Bushes

How to Remove Bushes

Updated: 23/07/2020How to Remove BushesBushes and shrubs allow for great structure to the garden or yard. Bushes that are permitted to grow asunder without the proper care and trimming can ruin the look and feel of your garden. Removing shrubs from the yard is a...

10 Ideas to Make a Garden Look Bigger

10 Ideas to Make a Garden Look Bigger

Updated: 23/07/202010 Ideas to Make a Garden Look BiggerA small garden is ideal for entertaining family, friends, and loved ones. Making a small garden look bigger than it actually is, could pose a considerable challenge in urban areas. You don’t need a large area to...

Keeping the House Cool in Extreme Heat

Keeping the House Cool in Extreme Heat

Updated: 30/06/2020 Keeping the House Cool in Extreme Heat The UK can experience deadly heat waves with temperatures rising to 35C – 40C. This debilitating heat can permeate the walls of your home and increase temperatures further. It is crucial to keep the house cool...

How to Keep a Room Cool that faces the Sun

How to Keep a Room Cool that faces the Sun

Updated: 29/06/2020How to Keep a Room Cool that faces the Sun Ideally, the best way to keep a room cold is to keep the sun out. Excessive sunshine heats the room to become extremely hot. This phenomenon is especially true during heat waves and summers. The simplest...

How does a Room Air Conditioner work?

How does a Room Air Conditioner work?

Updated: 29/06/2020 How does a Room Air Conditioner work? Most UK homes have air conditioning units that also double as dehumidifiers. These are usually portable and can be moved around easily. Air conditioning units (also known as HVAC – Heating, Ventilation, and Air...

Getting Back On Your Feet In Old Age

Getting Back On Your Feet In Old Age

Updated: 09 May 2020 Getting Back On Your Feet In Old Age Getting older affects the mind and body in many ways. Some people welcome ageing with both arms, while many find it difficult to cope. Ageing and getting older requires adapting to change; it can get tough if...

How to Improve Back Pain

How to Improve Back Pain

Updated: 09 May 2020 How to Improve Back Pain Majority of the population suffers from chronic back pain. This type of grievous injury is due to a lifetime of strenuous activities, lifting heavy objects like weights, gardening, and other similar instances. Many women...

Real Grass vs Artificial Grass

Real Grass vs Artificial Grass

Updated: 09 May 2020 Real Grass vs Artificial Grass If you dislike toiling in the garden, mowing the lawn, and just generally investing time and money in the upkeep, you should consider artificial grass. Natural grass requires a lot of tending to, and this...

Top 10 Essential Gardening Tools

Top 10 Essential Gardening Tools

Updated: 08 May 2020 Top 10 Essential Gardening Tools Depending on how large or small your garden is, you would need a lot of gardening tools to keep it healthy. If you have less flowering plants or a kitchen/ terrace balcony with a small garden patch, a...