Collection of home utility and management ideas
Imagine having your own little grocery store down in the basement or in a specialized room near the kitchen. What we are referring to is a cold storage room (or root cellar) where you can maintain a cool temperature for storing all kinds of food.
It requires a lot of effort and time to find a house that’s everything you hoped for. But if you thought it’s going to smooth sailing after that, you’re in for a small surprise. The real challenge is now: moving in and converting a house into your home.
Wind – it is a necessity of life on earth. It’s the winds that control the movements of weather for life-sustaining needs. But sometimes in many areas, the winds just keep blowing. So what to do?
If you are wanting to ensure your property looks its best when the summer months arrive, you should check out this helpful list. Here are five things to deep clean before the summer hits.
It’s laundry time. Something that has to be done frequently. So let’s review some tactics on how to do laundry, tips and nacks to make doing laundry easier, and key items to make sure laundry can be done more efficiently.
“photo remodeling” image analysis copyright image by Pixabay 1 | twenty20 What do you see in the images above? Notes: The importance of safety in your home: the last thing you want is a child gaining access to a gun
You don’t need to turn your property into an unsightly fortress in order to improve your family’s safety. With a few simple and elegant upgrades, you will be able to boost your home’s security without adding any unsightly features.
Now that winter is over, it is the moment to finally get organized. However, you are bound to get overwhelmed with all the cleaning tasks before spring comes.
nZEB – nearly zero energy building – is becoming a mandate in the EU. So what does that mean? And in the US, net zero is becoming a growing trend in remodeling and home construction.
Protecting your home and family is a key responsibility. So you should consider installing an updated home security system that gives your family security.
We have a great summer project to consider. How about making your home more eco-friendly? That way you can help save the environment and your pocket book.
Looking to save money on home energy costs? Maybe it’s time for roof solar panels. There will be a cost. But the savings might pay for it over time.
So you want a smart home – what does that mean? Sure it means touch and voice command of switching on light and media. But smart home is more than that.
With the current winter, the more likely we are to get dry skin, chapped lips, nose bleeds, and some respiratory ailments that lead to colds and flues. Is this because of the cold temperatures or something else?
What are locks and safes for? To protect your home from intrusion and safely secure your valuables. Let’s review below some ideas to consider for a safe home and environment.
The latest technology and gadgets have provided today’s homes with a range of features that would have been unheard of just a few short years ago.
Laundry rooms are just laundry rooms. So there is no need to renovate. Do you agree? But laundry rooms can be more utilized. So may an upgrade is in order. Some ideas to consider.
With a lot of focus on the topic of climate change coupled with our own goals to focus on improving our environmental efforts, it can be difficult to think of ways to continually to keep on top of the eco agenda on a daily basis.
Winter is coming! So what home tasks should you plan for and take care of during these winter months. Let’s review four tips!
It’s easier now than ever to find eco-friendly and sustainable products for your home. If you want to do your part for the environment and you are wanting to redecorate, then finding the right sustainable pieces and decor items for your home is important as choosing green alternatives will help you to significantly reduce your carbon footprint.
How would you like your home to become totally self energy efficient? That doesn’t mean living off the grid, but rather producing your own energy where grid costs come down to zero. Let’s explore further!
Is the air your breathe in your home clean? Or is it stale air that can increase allergies and illness? Clean the air you breathe with home air purifying systems and filters.
Food storage! That is smart home management in the event of any economic or natural disaster. Having a stocked pantry storage system can help you rotate and mange stored food.
Any property update should be making the right steps towards being more energy efficient, both for your bank balance and the environment.
Lock bumping and picking are as old as home lock systems. If there is the old provision of lock and key, be sure that there is a probability of the same bring picked.
Fall can be a beautiful time of year, it’s still warm enough to enjoy being outdoors, but cool enough to do all those jobs you’ve been putting off. Unfortunately, fall is also the time when many pests start looking at making your house their own home.
You have tools – screws – tape – and all kinds of workbench items. Everything is scattered around. Time to use some garage organization to put everything in place.
The future of farming – or in your case, vegetable gardening. We are speaking of hydroponic gardening. Some illustrations on how this works.
When it comes to selling your home, appearance matters. Something as simple as a fresh coat of paint and a new set of sheets can take your showing to the next level and make the home more valuable.
If you are coming into the home from the outside, your first stop must be the mudroom. A staging area to remove your shoes and other unclean items before tracking the “outside” into our clean home.