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6 Surprising Benefits Of Using Area Rugs In Your Home

Photo by Vlada Karpovich from Pexels Adding an area rug to a room is a great way to add a bit of color and make the space feel a bit more interesting, but it’s so much more than that. People don’t realize just how much difference a rug can make and how it can transform a room in a lot of different ways. These are some of the amazing benefits of using area rugs in your home.  Added Warmth  Keeping your home warm is always a priority but in some rooms, it can be tough. Hardwood floors are a great feature but they’re …

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Creating A Home Fit For Family Life: How To Make Your Living Space More Versatile

Photo by Lisa Fotios from Pexels 2020 has been quite a year. When the clock struck midnight, and we ushered in a brand new year all those months ago, nobody could have predicted what the months that followed had in store. The pandemic has not only put pay to travel plans, disrupted studies and put jobs at risk, but it’s also contributed to millions of us spending most of our time at home. If you’re attempting to look after and home-school kids, work, and relax in one space, here are some tips to help you make your home more versatile.  Make the most …

DIY Kitchen Upgrade with Waterdrop RO Filtration System

DIY Kitchen Upgrade with Waterdrop RO Filtration System

We are all spending an awful lot of time at home this year. If you are like me, that means you are constantly staring at all the home DIY projects you’ve been putting off. Well I have decided to start checking projects off my home improvement list… seriously, 2020 is a wash, so might as well start fixing things to make 2021 a better year. One of the projects that has been on my list since I bought my house has been upgrading the kitchen faucet and accessories. With the help of Waterdrop’s RO Filtration System, I am not only …

Organic Backyard Oasis 101

Organic Backyard Oasis 101 with The Futon Shop

Is it just me or are you also spending an ungodly amount of time in your backyard this year? I wonder why? Okay, we all know why and to be honest, life could be way worse than just being stuck at home. So I don’t know about you, but with all this backyard one-on-one, I knew it was time to up my outdoor relaxation game. But where to start?! In walks The Futon Shop like a tall drink of backyard oasis water. With no where to go, the backyard and patio are making a major comeback. And by the look …

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Create A Welcoming Kitchen With These 5 Tips

Photo by Becca Tapert on Unsplash The kitchens’ responsibilities and significance in the household have grown beyond providing delicious food. From a hub for homework projects, family discussions, and coffee chats, your kitchen must adapt to facilitate the demands of a busy household.  If you want a more functional, welcoming kitchen, it’s possible. This post covers everything you need to know to make your kitchen more inviting to friends and family. Rustic Decor  The color, interior, and accessories you choose play a large part in determining who enters the kitchen, and who stays.  Warm, cozy environments are places most people …

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5 Ways To Expand Your Living Space

Photo by Dmitry Zvolskiy from Pexels Has your home started to feel a little on the small side? Perhaps your family is growing, or you’re suddenly in need of a home office? When you need more space, moving home isn’t always the answer. There are plenty of ways that you can expand your living space and increase the value of your property at the same time. 1 . Build a conservatory A conservatory is a great way to expand your living space and improve the connection between your garden and your home. There are various types of conservatories that you can choose from, …

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Is Your Bedroom Set Up For Sleeping?

You’ve cleaned up your home, you’ve arranged some of your furniture, and you’re feeling a lot better about the space you live in. However, your work isn’t quite done yet – what about the space you sleep in?  Your bedroom needs to be set up for sleeping, above all else. Sure, you’ve got a bed in there, and you like to make it dark during the night just like everybody else, but there are still some things you can do to ensure you’re getting the best night’s sleep.  Let’s go through some of the points you may have missed in …

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Home Quick Pick: PineTales Buckwheat Pillow

Thank you to PineTales for sponsoring this post! Today’s home quick pick is for the discerning home owner with an impeccable attention to detail. The PineTales Buckwheat Pillow is an organic lovers dream. Ergonomic and made of the highest quality materials, it will reinvent the way you look at a pillow. Check out the brand specs… Organic Buckwheat Filled with 100% Organic Buckwheat Hulls (Naturally Gluten Free). The unique structure of buckwheat hulls is known to create enhanced air circulation. Air circulates better than with any other material on the market. PineTales only use the Highest Quality Buckwheat Hulls, being …