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An Alluring Apartment Full Of Playful Monkeys And Copper Accents

Crisp, elegant, modern and light, this alluring apartment resides in Kiev, Ukraine. Designed and visualised by Spotless Agency, the interior is predominantly white with just enough warm accent pieces to make the stylish space feel inviting -; whilst maintaining its sense of cool. White marble and copper highlights add luxe and lustre to the decor …

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Could heating your home all-year-round actually save you money?

Who else has flicked the heating on over the past few weeks, when temperatures have dropped? And did you too feel guilty about spending on your on summer heating bills? Well fear not, it turns out heating your home during summer could actually help save money. During warmer seasons, central heating is often the last …

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Stargazer Lily: Plant Profile, Flowers, Care and More

Stargazer lilies are a type of oriental lily hybrid that can add stunning colors and fragrant aromas to any garden. Stargazer lily flowers usually bloom from the middle of summer until the end of summer. Their large colorful flowers ranging from light pink to deep crimson colors give off strong scents. Apart from looking stunning, …

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Hallway storage ideas – to create a practical entrance that is neat and tidy

Rethink your hall and under-stairs space and boost storage potential -; stop using it as a dumping ground and make it work harder The hallway is the first room your guests will see as they enter your home but a pile of discarded shoes, coats, umbrellas and keys, which always have a habit of accumulating …

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Eco-friendly flooring – everything you need to know about sustainable floors

Go green from the ground up, with flooring options that are as sustainable as they are stylishly good-looking. With more of a focus on “;green”; living than ever before, many companies are improving the eco credentials of their flooring, making changes to the materials used as well as their provenance. For more ideas to transform …

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6 Ways Gardening Easily Improves Your Mental Health

Gardening has long been considered a therapeutic hobby for well-being. However, science is just now beginning to back up the benefits of getting your hands dirty with research. Mental health professionals have even started incorporating gardening into treatment for substance abuse and alcoholism. “;Horticultural therapy”; has proven to be helpful as an intervention for many …

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27 Tropical & Exotic House Plants You Should Grow In Your Home

Whether you”;re living in the suburbs, a city high rise apartment complex, or rural America, these tropical and exotic houseplants will transport your home to a lush island or vibrant rainforest and bring your decor up a notch. Many of these intriguing plants are deceptively easy to grow and will reward you with spectacular color …

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Why Wheels? A Case for Movable Tiny Houses

The term “;tiny house on wheels”; can be a source of considerable misunderstanding. Ease of mobility is all too closely related to transiency, bringing up creepy connotations for many the traditional home dweller. Also, any structure on wheels is often seen as only temporary. Recreational vehicles are only intended for short term stays; right? Tens …

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5 Things to Know Before You Start Homesteading

Ever wonder why Dorothy kept saying “;there”;s no place like home?”; Seems not even the Emerald City or the land of Oz could compare with her homestead back in Kansas. Dorothy, Auntie Em, and Uncle Henry made living off the land look easy. With more people trying to get back to self-sufficient living, they”;re learning …