7 things you need to know before extending your home

If you are planning on extending your home, there are a few things you need to keep in mind before you get started. To help you on this journey we have put together a comprehensive list of every you need to remember before undertaking a home extension project. A home extension can be a useful…

Advantages of Renting Over Buying a Home

I have been looking for plots and land for sale in Javea, Spain, to build my own retirement home. When I tell people this is the first time I have bought my own place they are surprised – because I am 57 years old. I have always rented. If you are quick to jump to…

How to Sell a Small House

What can home sellers on a budget do to make a small house appear larger? Simple staging techniques will lend a sense of expansiveness to the tightest of quarters. While the advantages of owning a small home include lower price, reduced utility bills, less maintenance, and more family togetherness, disadvantages may arise for the owner…

Cool Ways to Wall Paint the Living Room

Paint One Wall For a pop of color without the commitment of painting every wall, try painting a single wall a bold colour preferably with colourful specialist paints. Colours to consider include bright citrus tones, deep earth tones, shimmery jewel tones or even soft black. If you do not mind your children writing on the…

How To Camouflage Paint

My nephew loves to go paint balling, so I am a hand at preparing his equipment a painting it with camouflage paint. Needless to say to camouflage paint, it is not a case of simply buying a spray can of camouflage patterned paint, you need to purchase three different colours of spray paint. Use three…