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A Guide to Decorative Stone for Gardens
A Guide to Decorative Stone for Gardens
Among other benefits, decorative stone helps structure and landscape your garden for a professional looking finish. This guide will help you choose the right stone to suit your needs; whether it’s for weed control, drainage, a driveway or style.
Removing Limescale & Softening Hard Water
Removing Limescale & Softening Hard Water
Over 70% of the water supply in Ireland is hard water, so dealing with limescale is an issue in many Irish homes. Here we explain how you can easily remove and prevent limescale in your home and deal with hard water problems.
Unclutter a Child's Room
Unclutter a Child's Room
Playing, homework, sports... all the activities that keep your child busy can make it difficult to keep their room tidy. Fortunately, a little clever organisation goes a long way to help keep clutter under control.
How to Clean a Chimney
How to Clean a Chimney
Chimneys need to be cleaned at least once a year or three times per year when using the fire daily or burning solid fuels such as wood and coal. Cleaning prevents a dangerous build-up of soot, which can lead to chimney fires.
Make Your Lighting More Energy Efficient
Make Your Lighting More Energy Efficient
Energy-efficient lighting saves you money and is kinder to the environment. We have pulled together some of the best ideas you can implement inside and outside your home to lower the cost of your lighting.
How to Paint a Metal Gate
How to Paint a Metal Gate
A freshly painted metal gate makes the exterior of a property look well maintained. Exposed to Irish weather, metal gates are prone to rusting and need to be cared for. Follow our guide to paint your gate to a professional standard.
Give Your Kitchen a Budget Makeover
Give Your Kitchen a Budget Makeover
You should love your kitchen, you spend plenty of time in it. Thankfully, kitchen makeovers don’t always mean a new fit out - and a bank loan! Try our low cost DIY kitchen makeover ideas you can complete on any budget and in your own time.
Decorate a Child’s Room
Decorate a Child’s Room
This is one area where you can let your imagination run wild! Using fun and colourful designs, paint and accessories, you can create an exciting atmosphere for your child to enjoy. It is their space in your home and it should reflect their personality.
Create Your Own Vegetable Patch
Create Your Own Vegetable Patch
Growing your own fruit and vegetables is healthier as it allows you to control how your food is grown, choosing organic methods if you wish. It is also much cheaper, thus reducing your weekly grocery bill.
Choosing Colours for Your Home Exterior
Choosing Colours for Your Home Exterior
Choose the wrong colour and it will become the most blatantly noticeable thing about your home. However, the right colour will make your home look its best and bring a smile to your face every time you pull into the driveway.