Freshen Up Your Patio With BrylaneHome

Disclosure: No compensation was given for this review/giveaway. I did receive a free product from the manufacturer or their representing PR agency to use and test for the purposes of this review. This is disclosed in accordance with the FTC guidelines. All opinions are my own. Please see “Disclose” tab for more information. Spring is here and summer is just around the corner. What’s a beautiful home without a well-maintained outdoor area? … [Read more...]

How Does Your Garden Grow – The Secrets to What Lies Beneath

Topsoil is everywhere, more or less in the UK and thanks to our rich geological history, the quality of it varies depending on where you live. It's also very easy to overlook topsoil – given that it is permanently under our noses but it is surprisingly precious stuff. It takes many thousands of years for topsoil to develop and yet it can easily be stripped away by one man (or woman) and a digger. It's also increasingly vulnerable to … [Read more...]

Addressing Mold In The Home

When we move into a new home or have lived in the same home for years we want to feel secure. We want out family to be safe, comfortable and from harms way. We work so hard so make a nicely and cozy place for our family and  friends. It's tough to feel all of this piece of mind when you have hidden dangers are lurking in and around your home. Toxic chemicals found in homes can be a huge health risk. Sometimes you never find out until it's … [Read more...]

What Can Real Estate Agents Do For Buyers?

The real estate agency has changed a lot over the last decade and the role of the real estate agent has shifted. With the internet and mobile devices changing the way that we look for homes, many home buyers have a lot of information at their fingertips without having to hire an agent. This raises a question – “is a real estate agent still necessary for home buyers?” and if the answer is yes, what exactly do these agents do? Educating the … [Read more...]

The Handy Box Review

Disclosure: No compensation  was given for this review/giveaway. I did receive a free product from the manufacturer or their representing PR agency to use and test for the purposes of this review. This is disclosed in accordance with the FTC guidelines. All opinions are my own. Please see “Disclose” tab for more information. Do do a lot of projects around the house? Do you start a new projects or repair and find your missing that one … [Read more...]

8 Crazy Things You Should Store In Your Freezer

Think your freezer is only good for storing TV dinners and huge quantities of meat? Think again! Your freezer has a ton of different uses that you probably didn’t even realize. Here are 8 crazy non-food items you should start throwing in the freezer. Batteries—About 3 billion batteries are bought in the U.S. alone every single year. That’s a lot of batteries and a lot of money spent on them! We use batteries to power all sorts of items … [Read more...]

Frugal Home Security Solutions for Families

Families can’t afford security cameras and advanced technology to prevent home invasions or theft. With the rising cost of living in most major metropolitan areas in the U.S., parents would rather spend extra money towards groceries, movie tickets for their children, or for a pizza night at home neighbors. Even though parents think they can’t afford superfluous and outrageous home security systems, there are other solutions to protect your … [Read more...]

Brylane Home Hexagon Gazebo Review

BrylaneHome is an online store that carries bedding, bath, kitchen, home appliances, storage, furniture & decor, window care, plus size, outdoor and more!  BrylaneHome sent me over a Hexagon Gazebo in exchange for my honest opinion. The BrylaneHome Hexagon Gazebo is perfect for summer and early fall. This is their New and improved Hexagon Gazebo that lets you enjoy the outdoors without all the unwanted bugs ad … [Read more...]