The summer hols are almost upon us! Whoop-dee-doo!
But with the breaks from work and school and a few weeks off from the normal everyday swing of things, it doesn’t mean that everything else just stops.
You still have to cook, clean and live your everyday life regardless of the holidays or not – and if you’re as lucky as I am, you’ll be doing it with three ever-growing and expanding kids (peskies) in tow, causing mayhem and making a mess everywhere.
And that’s what fired my brain up (just enough in this heat) to write this blog post.
Cloakroom suites can be invaluable, and if you choose the correct products to fill them with they can slot seamlessly into the smallest of spaces. Here we share our top tips on how you can achieve a stylish cloakroom suite on a budget.
Besides the kitchen, a large family bathroom is likely to be the most used room in a family home.
But with towels thrown everywhere, damp clothes strewn across the floor and those annoying bits of dried up toothpaste all around the bathroom sink, how can you keep your family bathroom calm, serene and in good order?
Well, we thought we’d put together some tips on how to keep your family bathroom in check, make sure you’re rocking that good look all the time and give you a few ideas on how best to create calm serenity out of what is probably a whole host of chaos!
The bathroom should be one of the few places in which you can switch off, escape and unwind, so choosing a bathroom colour scheme that helps to enhance the feeling of serenity and calm needed to chill out properly is essential.
In this blog we share five of the best bathroom colour schemes and some of our favourite and most useful tricks and tips that are sure to inspire you to battle your way to tranquility.
Creating a new shower room can be a challenge, particularly if you are an incredibly lazy man like I am and especially if space is limited.
However, if planned and designed correctly and installed to a high standard, a new shower room may well help to add extra value to your home and give your friends and family something . Here are ten shower room ideas that are sure to inspire you.
Because of this, we are inevitably going to have smaller bathrooms than most.
But smaller bathrooms or not, us British have never been the sort of folk to turn our backs on adversity – oh no, we stare adversity in the face and do what we always do – complain about it briefly and then make the best of a bad job . . .
For me, Christmas means one thing and one thing only – Mince Pies!
Forget your tree, your Christmas cheer, your presents and your lavish roast dinner, the one thing that pleases me more than any of those things is a scrumptious mince pie with clotted cream or custard – or maybe even both.
But I have to be honest with you, I never buy them ready-made from the shop – I make them myself, like the mince pie boss that I am!
That said, I don’t have a recipe of my own, my parents always got the shop bought ones (which is why I rebelled), but there are plenty of fine recipes out there in the inter-ether and I’ve put together a selection of them below.
November 19th marks World Toilet Day, an international observance introduced by the United Nations that highlights a serious problem – 2.5 billion people across the world do not have access to proper sanitation.
So while you sit there on your porcelain throne, just remember that things could quite easily have been so very different for you and your toilet habits.
To help promote the fact that around a third of the world’s population doesn’t have a proper bog to sit on, we thought we would take a look at some of the most famous movie scenes that feature a seat that many of us tend to take for granted.
Here are our Top 10 Greatest Toilet Roles of All Time.