The Green House

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Leather sofas vs. fabric sofas

The sofa is, or at least it should be, the central element of any living room. If you are thinking about starting a redecoration project, then this piece of furniture should be your focus. Although it may seem easy at first glance, choosing the right couch for your house is quite a troublesome process. There are, of course, multiple options available on the dedicated market in stores such as Seasons  [ Read More ]

Three garden supplies you must own right away

Decorating your garden and transforming it into a completely functional space is something any house owner should do. Needless to say, having green healthy lawn, colourful plants and beautiful accessories is the key to success, but there are also some other things you have to keep in mind if you want your garden to be actually majestic. Investing in the right garden supplies will transform it into an enchanting place  [ Read More ]

Tips and tricks for sustainable home renovation

Home renovation, especially when done on an extended scale, takes a lot of time, money and effort. More often than not, the main concern of homeowners is to complete the project as quickly as possible without breaking the bank and achieve exactly the design that they had in mind. However, one aspect that gets neglected is through what means renovations are done and how they impact the environment. Repainting the  [ Read More ]

Garage storage and organisation tips

Almost everybody faces the problem of a cluttered garage space, filled with numerous objects, which leaves almost no space available for actually parking the car. If your garage has become the place where you store all your unnecessary belongings, then perhaps it is time to start organising and benefit more from the available space. From purchasing a pallet racking system of appropriate dimensions, to throwing away all the objects you  [ Read More ]

Using a water fed pole system – what are the benefits?

Mainly used by professional cleaning companies, water fed poles can be a useful tool to have around the house, especially if cleaning windows is one of your most hated household chores. This type of system will deliver the cleaning results you desire fast and easy. Saving time and saving energy is possible if you resort to adequate cleaning equipment, and among the many cleaning products found on the market, the  [ Read More ]

The details of an amazing wedding

Some people who work in big companies from the corporate system claim that this is quite a stressful environment and the amount of work is quite high. This is the reason why many of them have decided to escape this system and start their own business and the most common start-up business idea is related to arts and crafts. If the main element of your craft projects is the ribbon  [ Read More ]

Important questions to ask before hiring a rental property manager

If your rental property business has expanded, and managing it effectively seems to become rather difficult, then hiring a professional to help you out is certainly a smart move. However, searching for the right candidate for the position can be a bit stressful, especially with so many options to choose from. It is imperative to search for a reputable and experienced property management company, such as Ogilvy and Sneyd, which  [ Read More ]

Adult colouring – a hobby beneficial for your health

As a child, one of the most popular activities you had was colouring. Whether you used to be tutored by your parents, at home, or you went to a kindergarten, you definitely owned more than one colouring book. This activity is well known to streamline kids’ ability to associate form and shapes with certain hues, while also teaching them about symmetry, coordination and many other basic things they will further  [ Read More ]

Ideas for creating an eco-friendly patio

  Everyone talks about going green, but few people actually do something to create a beautiful space for them and their families. If you want to be proactive, the best place to start is with your own patio that surely needs a do-over. To this extent, here are a few ideas of what you can do to have a beautiful and eco-friendly patio: Don’t overcrowd it with furniture Sure, there  [ Read More ]

Spring cleaning tips – give your house a fresh look

With spring on its way, more and more people become agitated thinking about all the fuss that spring-cleaning implies. However, if they establish a plan and take into account some organizing tips, they can finish the cleaning a lot faster and easier and give their house a new and fresh look. Using some chrome wire shelving units in the end, to get their stuff from bathroom, kitchen or garage organized  [ Read More ]

How to Rid Your Home of Persistent Odors

In any home are bad odors that usually come from cooking , from the uncleared bins, and so on. It is important to know how to rid your home of persistent odors, in order to breathe a fresh and clean air. By doing so, you and your family will feel comfortable in your house, and moreover, you will also rest very well at night.

Why you should insulate your basement?

Do you own an old house? Are you thinking about doing a bit of remodeling around the house? If you have answered yes to these two questions, then you will most certainly find the issue of basement insulation in Toronto a rather interesting topic. With this in mind, here are three aspects you should seriously consider about insulation. One must perceive this service as an investment, because this is exactly  [ Read More ]

Five most common mistakes people make on tax return

When it comes to applying to the tax rebate program, many people fear that they would encounter certain problems with their papers that would not allow them to benefit from a rebate or a return. Whether you have just renovated your house or you are a new homebuyer, you need to know what the five most common mistakes to avoid are. First time home buyers rebate program implies having many  [ Read More ]

Types of cooking with clay pots

We live in a world where people have taken too many detours from health, whether it’s about healthy eating, healthy living, breathing healthy air and so on. It’s probably why there has been such a strong push for all things “green” and “healthy” lately and for good reason that was. When it comes to healthy eating, it’s not all about the food you buy, the produce you choose or only  [ Read More ]

Gas Dryer or Electric Dryer? Which is More Energy Efficient?

In case you are confused and don’t know whether to choose a gas or an electric dryer, the best choice you could make is to get a gas household appliance. This is without any doubt an energy efficient unit, that will definitely meet your needs and expectations.

Spend some mother-and-daughter quality time at a garden festival

When it comes to spending time with your mother, you agree with the fact that this is probably the most precious thing one can benefit from. Mother-and-daughter moments are unforgettable, especially if they happen in an environment that pleases both. For this reason, if you are interested in repaying your mother for all the times she has taken care of you, then you should consider taking her to a garden  [ Read More ]

Alternatives to wooden chairs

Wood has been the go-to furniture material for centuries, but, in the past years, because of growing environmental concerns, more and more responsible homeowners are considering other materials, not necessarily because of the price, but because of the negative impact that the wood industry has on the environment. Wooden items that we take for granted every day, such as chairs, cabinets and tables are manufactured at great environmental cost. Most  [ Read More ]

What you should not do when you have a mold situation

Even though mold is a relatively common problem that people deal with, most of them do not know how to approach it and only end up doing more damage than good. Even though it may not seem something too serious, mold can cause respiratory problems and indicate other problems that your home might have. To this extent, here are the things that you should not do if you discover mold  [ Read More ]

Reorganize Your Garage in an Eco-Friendly way

Now that the summer is over you may want to organize your lawn tools and other things from the garden in your garage. If in the past you had to put all your tools in a big pile on the floor, now you may have too many things to store and you also have to leave some room for your car. Leaving all your stuff lying around or piled up  [ Read More ]

A flashback to the days of the Liverpool garden festival

The United Kingdom has a long tradition when it comes to holding garden festivals. These celebrations are like no other because they are a combination of blooming flowers and fun activities. The fact is that most exhibitions have a story, so that crossing the ocean just to view one of the magnificent displays of nature is totally worth the effort. Probably the most important event in the calendar of all  [ Read More ]

Leather sofas vs. fa

The sofa is, or at least it should be, the ...

Three garden supplie

Decorating your garden and transforming it into a completely functional ...

Tips and tricks for

Home renovation, especially when done on an extended scale, takes ...

Garage storage and o

Almost everybody faces the problem of a cluttered garage space, ...

Using a water fed po

Mainly used by professional cleaning companies, water fed poles can ...

Leather sofas vs. fa

The sofa is, or at least it should be, the ...

Three garden supplie

Decorating your garden and transforming it into a completely functional ...

Tips and tricks for

Home renovation, especially when done on an extended scale, takes ...

Garage storage and o

Almost everybody faces the problem of a cluttered garage space, ...

Using a water fed po

Mainly used by professional cleaning companies, water fed poles can ...