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Annexes are great additions to your property and can offer an alternative living space from the main house that is ideal for guests. They don’t have to be used for additional accommodation, but can also provide a variety of functions that are useful for those looking for more space and want to add value to their home. If you have been thinking about building an annex on your property, here are some things you need to think through before you start.

What’s its purpose?

As mentioned above, and annex can be used for a variety of things. Are you going to be turning it into a guest house? If so, you will need to think about making room for a bathroom, kitchen, bedroom, etc. Perhaps you want a home office that is separate from your main house? Or a games room? If you’re a fan of hot tub holidays, you might want to build a sheltered area to keep a hot tub in, maybe as part of a home gym? There are many things you can use an annex for, so consider this carefully first to make sure you’re building something that is going to be right for you.

 

Roof

The structure of your annex must be strong, and this includes the roof. Hire expert roofers to finish this for you properly. You might want to consider having one or two skylights put in to allow more natural light into the annex, or so you can marvel at the night sky in the evenings. Make sure you’re investing in quality slates for the roof as well to make sure you’re not having to replace them in a few years.

 

Electrics

Even if you’re using your annex as additional storage space for your things, make sure you hire a reputable electrician to do the wiring in there for you. It’s worth having the electrics tested regularly to make sure they are not posing a hazard, and you should do this in your main house, too. Signs that there is something wrong with your wiring include lights dimming for no reason, power cuts, or sparking plug sockets.

Storage

Consider how much storage space you will incorporate into the design of your annex. If you are going to use it as additional accommodation, a built-in wardrobe and a pantry for the kitchen could be a good idea. Even if you’re using it primarily as a storage unit, you should think about how you can divide the annex up into smart storage areas to help you keep everything organised.

Insulation

Finally, make sure the annex is well-insulated. This will not only make you and others feel more comfortable in there (especially during the winter months!) but it can also help to reduce problems with damp and keep your belongings safe.

An annex will help to add value to your home, which makes it worth the investment. No matter what you’re intended use for it is, make sure you’re thinking carefully about the points above and how you can incorporate them into your design to make your annex the best it can be.

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Remortgaging your house can be a great way to save yourself some money both in the short term and in the long term. However, understanding the ins and outs of a successful remortgaging process can be difficult, especially if you have never done so before. The trick is to get the right help on your side and make sure that the time is right.

Ultimately, if the terms of your current mortgage are set to expire in the near future, then you should be looking to remortgage. To ensure that you get the best deal possible and thus can enjoy a truly successful remortgaging, here are a few things that you should consider.

Hire the Right Advisor

The first thing that you need to consider when you decide to remortgage your home is who you will have acting as your mortgage advisor. This will be the individual who works on your behalf to find the right mortgage from the right lender for your situation. You might have had a good experience with the advisor you used when you first purchased your home. If so, then the right thing to do is to stick with that advisor. However, don’t feel like you can’t look for an alternative advisor if that would make you more comfortable.

Bear in mind that the person you work with should be trustworthy and reliable enough to get the job done right. Since a mortgage advisor works on your behalf to find the best mortgage for you, you want to make sure that the person you have on your team is one that will put in the work and get you the best deal.

Wait for the Right Time

The reason that you can stand to see some significant savings when you successfully remortgage your home has to do with the change in interest rates. This is why it is essential to wait for the right time to remortgage your house. You want to wait for a time if you can when the interest rates have dropped enough to make a positive change to your monthly payment.

Weigh All Possible Expenses

When you choose to remortgage your home, you must weigh all possible expenses that can and will come up. For instance, you might choose to change lenders; however, you will have to pay a fee in doing so. This fee will be absorbed into your regular monthly payment, so make sure that it doesn’t offset the savings that you stand to gain from taking advantage of lower interest rates. In most cases, the fee will not be enough to outweigh your savings. Still, it is something worth being aware of.

 

Moreover, when you switch lenders, you will have to have a home inspection conducted to appraise your property. The new lender will be looking to ensure that your property is still worth the full amount that your mortgage is for, as it is no small amount of money that is involved.

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3 Ways to Freshen Up Your Bathroom https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/3-ways-to-freshen-up-your-bathroom/ https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/3-ways-to-freshen-up-your-bathroom/#respond Thu, 01 Oct 2020 11:27:41 +0000 https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/?p=33991 Due to its type of use and how often they’re used, the bathroom is an area of a house that can decay and faulter a lot quicker than others. That means that a bathroom needs to be freshened and updated more often to keep it in tip top condition. Fortunately, this also means that as …

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Due to its type of use and how often they’re used, the bathroom is an area of a house that can decay and faulter a lot quicker than others. That means that a bathroom needs to be freshened and updated more often to keep it in tip top condition. Fortunately, this also means that as you make repairs, homeowners have an opportunity to change aspects of their bathroom to make it a better space for months and years to come. Here are some great ways you can freshen up your bathroom.

Add a Fresh Coat of Paint

Adding a new coat of paint is one of the easiest and most cost-effective ways to spruce up any room in your home, but this is even more apparent for your bathroom. A new modern coat of paint can make an old, tired bathroom explode into life and make it look like it’s in a much better condition as paint can be used to cover scratches and scuffs. To really update your bathroom, you can go for a completely new color to make it different and keep you inspired.

However, saying that, one of the bets colors to go for, especially for small bathrooms, is light options such as white or cream. This is because these can make the room appear a lot bigger and more cheerful, as they better reflect the natural light coming through windows. It also creates a more modern look, which can easily be created for ensuite bathrooms Knutsford.

Do a Deep Clean

Sometimes all a bathroom needs to look refreshed and ready to go is a good deep clean. Bathrooms are very susceptible to dirt, grime, and hair, simply because it’s a place where people wash and shave.

A bathroom that’s in desperate need for a clean will usually have a buildup of limescale on the showerheads and taps, orange markings between tiles, and general grime and dirt on surfaces. To clean a bathroom well, first you should remove everything that isn’t fixed down, including bins, pictures, rugs, and shower curtains. This allows you to scrub every inch of the room, including the grouting. Then be sure to wash the rugs and curtains, and dust everything so that everything looks as good as new. It may be an unpleasant job, but it can seriously rejuvenate your bathroom.

Update Out-Dated Features

There are many things that can date a bathroom and make it look old and haggard. Telltale sings of this include pink, green, or blue toilets or outlandish wall tiles and could suggest that your bathroom hasn’t been renovated since the 70s. If your bathroom is anything like this, then it may be a good idea to invest in a new toilet, sink, or other fixtures that can modernize it and make it look fresh and new.

Lighting is another area where you should give attention, as updating this can create an interesting focal point to add elegance and class to your bathroom. Also be sure to replace any tiles that are just too dingy and awful to keep around.

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Ideas to refurbish the outside of your home https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/ideas-to-refurbish-the-outside-of-your-home/ https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/ideas-to-refurbish-the-outside-of-your-home/#respond Thu, 01 Oct 2020 10:58:50 +0000 https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/?p=33984 When it comes to home refurbishments, many people think only about doing indoor renovations. However, making changes to the exterior of your home can make a world of difference to how your house looks – and can also add many functional extras. They say first impressions count and changes to the outside of your home …

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When it comes to home refurbishments, many people think only about doing indoor renovations. However, making changes to the exterior of your home can make a world of difference to how your house looks – and can also add many functional extras.

They say first impressions count and changes to the outside of your home can add instant kerb appeal – particularly useful if you’re looking to sell your home. Moreover, doing alteration work doesn’t need to cost the earth. Even the smallest of changes can help revamp your home and give it a whole new look.

As a bonus, work to the exterior of your home tends to be the least disruptive of any renovation jobs, meaning you can largely get on with your life with minimal disturbance. Here are just a few ideas to help you make changes to the outside of your home.

Change or add cladding

One of the easiest yet most striking changes you can make to your home is through changing the cladding on the exterior. Houses from the 1950s to the 1970s were often built using low-cost exterior materials, which tend to cheapen the look of a home. Changing the cladding can make an instant difference. You should try to keep colour palettes uncomplicated – two or perhaps three colours work best. Aim to work based on a primary colour accounting for 70% of the façade with a secondary taking up the majority of the remainder – and perhaps a tertiary colour being used for detail.

Add lighting to the exterior of your home

Adding exterior lighting to your home or garden will completely transform its appearance – with the greatest effects apparent at night. Think about adding pathway lights, strategically placed garden lighting, or wall-mounted lighting for the greatest effect. Sites like powerpointelectrics.co.uk have a wide variety of exterior lighting to choose from – everything from modern spotlights to more traditional styles – plus all the tools you’re likely to need to fit them.

 

Replace windows

Replacing tired windows can add instant appeal to your home and give it an entirely different look. However, the advantages don’t just end there – new windows will likely also have a dramatic effect on the efficiency of your home by reducing draughts and heat loss. Making a move from single glazed windows to double-glazing not only improves the aesthetics of your home, but it will also significantly drop your heating bills. With some older or listed properties, you may be limited in terms of the styles you can choose. Also, most contractors can only change around three windows per day – so this is work probably best done in the warmer months.

Change the roofing

The roof of your house is one of its most striking qualities – particularly in a bungalow. Changing the roof or roofing material can completely alter the overall appearance of your home – particularly when done in conjunction with a change of cladding. Even just pressure-washing old tiles can add an instant refresh. Look at updating old tiles or slates with more vibrant, young colours in keeping with the overall colour palette of your home.

Very often a little goes a long way when it comes to home renovation and even the simplest of touches can often have a dramatic effect on the impression your house makes. Better yet, exterior changes needn’t cost the earth. By thinking creatively, you could completely alter the look of your home, very easily.

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How to Plan Roof Improvements on Your New Home https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/how-to-plan-roof-improvements-on-your-new-home/ https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/how-to-plan-roof-improvements-on-your-new-home/#respond Thu, 01 Oct 2020 10:39:39 +0000 https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/?p=33977 When you purchase a new home in the UK, you’ll have performed some kind of due diligence on your property in order for you to understand which parts are suffering from wear and tear or neglect, and which elements require an update and a refurbishment. One of the most important parts of a home — …

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When you purchase a new home in the UK, you’ll have performed some kind of due diligence on your property in order for you to understand which parts are suffering from wear and tear or neglect, and which elements require an update and a refurbishment. One of the most important parts of a home — for structural integrity, insulation, and appearance — is your roof. In this piece, we’ll look at how you can plan your home’s new roofing before and as you move into your property.

Getting the Plans

It can take time for you to move into a home in which your offer has been accepted. You’ve likely searched through property websites such as mbhomes.co.uk, and you’ve selected the home that you feel is perfect for you and your family. Still, everything needs to fall into place before you can make your move.

But this doesn’t preclude you from making plans on the upgrades that you wish to make on your new home. You’re able to request dimensions and blueprints of the home from the current owner and their agent, which you’ll be able to pass on to roofing experts who will consider how you’ll plan your new roofing solutions. This means that you will be able to begin work on your roof from day one after you move into your new property.

Living with Roof Work

Roof work varies in its ambition and the time it can take to fully renovate and repair. Some jobs take a matter of days, requiring only one or two labourers and only a little cash. Other roof jobs, like a full replacement and full insulation, can take weeks, and it’s in these circumstances that you’ll have to plan for little disruption as you live with roofers tinkering with your home.

As your family is likely to be spending more time inside than usual this autumn and winter, it’s important that you put in place the right measures so that you’re all able to stay warm, dry and comfortable as the roofing work continues. Liaise constantly with your contractors to understand the pressures that their work might exert on your family.

Funding the Work

Finally, it’s vital that you have set aside the funds to pay for the roofing job that you’re looking to instigate on your new home. There are often liquidity issues when you’re changing homes and switching mortgage providers, and this is going to be made a little more difficult in light of the impact of COVID-19 on wages and incomes across the country.

You don’t want to leave your roofing company out of pocket and so it’s best to plan the financial side of your renovation as early as possible, putting the required cash away so that you can pay for the works that are being completed without having to take out a loan.

Getting a new roof with new insulation is a hugely important investment on an older property, and this piece encourages you to plan smart for this large home renovation this year.

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We wanted to update suppliers, customers and friends on a recent situation at Premier Roof Systems. Although we have all the recommended and necessary safety measures in place, we’ve had a positive Covid-19 test result at Premier Roof Systems. We have therefore taken action to make sure all of our staff and our customers are safe.

We are currently operating with a reduced number of employees to ensure we can still provide a great service to you, our loyal customers. 

This will, unfortunately, lead to delays and disruptions in our delivery schedules. We will be working hard to make sure you receive all of your deliveries as soon as possible.

Everyone who has ordered with us, you will receive further communication very soon with an update on our current situation.

Thank you again for your patience and cooperation. Stay safe everyone. #PRSFamily

Pouya Bostani
Managing Director

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If you are looking to make improvements to your home, then the options are endless for renovation ideas. While there are a lot to choose from, it is important to be aware that not all are good value for money and instead you will want to find renovations which will offer value for money and increase the value of your home which will be helpful if you have plans to sell down the line. So, what home renovations are good value for money? There are a handful to choose from, so read on for a few of the best ideas which will be worth the cost and make a big improvement to your life and home.

Wood Deck Addition

 

One of the best upgrades that you can make to your home is to have a wooden deck installed in the backyard. This helps to bring the inside outside so that you can make the most of the backyard during the warmer months of the year, whether you are simply relaxing in peace or having a dinner party al fresco. The great thing about a wood deck addition is that it is one of the most affordable upgrades that you can make and one that you could even do yourself with relative ease.

Improving The Curb Appeal

 

It is amazing the difference that improving the curb appeal can have on a home, and it helps improve the first impression, which will be very important if you plan to sell. Improving the curb appeal is also highly affordable and might include:

 

  • Power washing the exterior
  • Painting the front door
  • New front door furniture
  • Landscaping
  • Washing the windows
  • Garage door replacement

 

New Kitchen

 

They say that the kitchen is the heart of the home, but this is also an area that can become drab, unhygienic, and worn over the years, which is no surprise when you consider the usage that it gets. This can bring down the tone of the entire home, so bespoke kitchens are a great way to revitalise this space and improve the entire home. This is also one of the best ways to add value to your home, as it will make it much more attractive to potential buyers.

Improve Energy Efficiency

 

Another smart renovation to consider, which is great value for money, is to make the home more energy-efficient. This will allow you to make big savings over the long-term when it comes to your energy bill, plus you will be doing your part to reduce environmental impact – this could also help to attract potential buyers too. A few ways that you can make the home more energy efficient include:

 

  • Smart thermostat
  • Double glazing
  • Cavity wall insulation
  • Solar panels

 

If you are looking to make cost-effective home renovations, then these are all excellent options to consider. Whether you are simply looking for intelligent improvements to make or you have plans to sell the home, renovations are a great way to increase value. Still, you will always want to identify the best and most cost-effective options.

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Top Tips for Improving Your Home’s Kerbside Appearance https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/top-tips-for-improving-your-homes-kerbside-appearance/ https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/top-tips-for-improving-your-homes-kerbside-appearance/#respond Fri, 04 Sep 2020 07:46:05 +0000 https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/?p=33922 For some homeowners, the way their property appears from the kerb does not interest them. For others, however, it is of the utmost importance. To improve the kerbside appearance of your home, there are some top but simple tips to follow, from ensuring the structure of your house is in good nick to keeping on …

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For some homeowners, the way their property appears from the kerb does not interest them. For others, however, it is of the utmost importance. To improve the kerbside appearance of your home, there are some top but simple tips to follow, from ensuring the structure of your house is in good nick to keeping on top of gardening.

 

Home improvement can be tricky, but it is invariably satisfying and extremely rewarding when all of your hard work pays off in the end.

Essential repair work

 

To begin with, the most essential repair work should be carried out on your home. Whether it is a leaky roof or a gate hanging off its hinges, you should consult professionals to get them repaired or replaced with top quality materials.

 

There are two reasons outstanding essential maintenance contributes to a poor kerbside appearance for your home:

 

  • Firstly, the essential repairs that are under the surface of or inside your home might not look bad from the roadside, but the fact that the damage is on your mind and occupying your time has contributed to the circumstance that you have done nothing about your home’s aesthetic appearance in weeks or months.
  • Secondly, there are the essential repairs needed on superficial or visible issues. This second set of problems is having a direct detrimental effect on your home’s appearance.

 

Whichever you are suffering from, get them fixed, and the rest will come quickly afterwards. Painting and decorating the exterior of your home is all well and good, but it should come after making sure that your house is structurally secure.

A stunning entry

 

Naturally, the first view that visitors or passers-by see is the entrance to your home. If this is tatty or ugly, a truly stunning and simple solution is to purchase some custom wooden gates to ensure your drive looks good, is well protected, and gives a finalised feel.

 

Wooden gates can be decorated how you like and look fantastic when surrounded by seasonal plants. Ensure you treat your gate well and follow professional advice because, if you do, your gate investment could be the last time you ever need think about improving that area of your home.

Keep plants in good condition

 

If you do choose to surround a gate, path, or doorway with plants, keep them in good condition as per advice on the internet, from your local garden centre, or from horticultural books.

 

A house that is surrounded by visibly pruned trees, well-thought-through flowerbeds, and trimmed hedges is a house that appears professional and complete from the kerbside. Passers-by will have their attention drawn by colourful flowers before noticing how neat and tidy your paths are, how handsome your wooden gates are, and how newly painted your house is.

 

Conclusion

 

Overall, solidity and security are always the most important aspects of your home. This, as well as aesthetic value, is contributed to by clean paths and oiled wooden gates, which are complemented by well-kept flowerbeds and healthy trees and shrubbery.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Renovating a Rundown Property https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/a-beginners-guide-to-renovating-a-rundown-property/ https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/a-beginners-guide-to-renovating-a-rundown-property/#respond Mon, 20 Jul 2020 09:09:18 +0000 https://www.premierroofsystems.co.uk/?p=33853 Lots of us find taking on a renovation project daunting, but it can be an extremely rewarding experience. Most renovation projects are complex, and you will likely experience a few problems along the way, so being prepared for any unexpected expenses is essential. When you first decide to take on a renovation project, it’s often …

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Lots of us find taking on a renovation project daunting, but it can be an extremely rewarding experience. Most renovation projects are complex, and you will likely experience a few problems along the way, so being prepared for any unexpected expenses is essential.

When you first decide to take on a renovation project, it’s often hard to know where to begin. The answer to this will often depend on the property you’ve purchased, and whether you’re completing the work yourself or hiring tradesmen to help you. However, for most renovation projects, this is the order in which you’ll need to tackle the jobs:

1.      Make a Plan

Before you start knocking down walls and re-decorating the property, you will need to put a plan in place. You should write a list of things that you know you need to do to the property. Having a plan will stop you from forgetting important steps. You will also need to make sure that you have the relevant planning permission in place.

2.      Check the Structure

Check the interior and exterior of your property for any signs of wear and tear. If you notice any large cracks, you should get them checked by a structural engineer. You need to make sure the property is safe before you start work, so this step is extremely important.

You will also need to make sure that the property is watertight. Check to make sure that the roof is in good condition, e.g., are there any loose tiles on the roof, or are there any damp patches in the property? Leaking water is a property developer’s worst nightmare. There’s no point in making the property look good inside until you’ve made sure it’s safe and watertight first.

3.      Start from Scratch

If you want to do the job correctly and you don’t want to have to re-do it in the near future, then it’s a good idea to start from scratch. Of course, this will depend on your budget, but it will definitely save you time and money in the long run.

Stripping the property back will also allow you to spot any other potential problems like rotting joists and damp problems.

4.      Re-Configure

If you want to change the layout of the property, then now is the perfect time to do so. Remember, you’ll need to get advice from a qualified professional before undertaking this kind of task.

5.      Update the Plumbing and Electrics

Most rundown properties will require a complete re-wire and re-plumb in order to make them safe and to make sure they’re up to the regulations. You will need to hire a professional to help you with this task. They will be able to advise you on what needs changing and what you can keep.

6.      Re-Plaster

Once you’ve made sure everything’s safe, you can re-plaster the property.

7.      Install Features

Now you can start making the property look nice. Installing items like antique fireplaces from sites like stonewoods.co.uk will make any home look amazing. These fireplaces come in a range of designs to suit the style of your property and your taste.

8.      Re-Decorate and Re-Furnish

All of the building work should now be complete, which means that now’s the time to re-decorate and re-furnish your property. This includes installing a new kitchen and bathroom.

Renovating a property can be daunting, but if you plan it properly and get professional advice when you need it, then you won’t go far wrong.

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Any homeowner knows homes need tender-loving care. Home improvements are a perennial need if homeowners want to keep their house value high. Whether they’re planning to sell their homes or not, improving your home is vital to feel comfortable staying in it.

When you come home after a hard day’s work, seeing a rundown home isn’t the most satisfying feeling in the world. I admit, one of the things I get excited about after a long day is coming home to a clean living room and a fully-functional kitchen.

That said, home improvements are necessary. But homeowners who don’t have all the time in the world to do home improvements can’t do it. The same way homeowners who are short on cash can’t do home improvements as much as they want to.

So in this article, we’ll tell you some home improvement tips to make your home look and feel new again.

1. Plan out the essential areas that need improvement

As with any other thing, doing a colossal task such as home improvement without a master plan could be the death of your time, effort, and money. That said, check all areas in your house one by one and assess which one needs improvement the most.

A pro tip would be to choose the most areas or styles that add the most value to your home. For instance, the kitchen would be one of the most important areas that would require improvement. Another is your front door or exterior as this also increases your home’s curb appeal.

2. DIY that minor jobs

If you’re trying to skimp on cash, consider the minor tasks and do them yourself. If you have innate handyman skills, then by all means, have fun in DIY projects. However, always make sure that you know what you’re doing to not spend more for back jobs or damages from doing everything wrong.

Also, for the bigger jobs, turn to the experts for help. Hiring professionals will prevent mistakes that will incur fees and repairs down the road.

 

3. Amp up your bedroom

Your bedroom is your safe haven. And it’s only natural that it makes you feel exactly just that. Aside from the privacy, a bedroom should be aesthetically pleasing enough so you enjoy staying in it every minute.

If you feel you need to spruce up your bedroom, try changing bedroom furniture pieces like your bed. If you have a small space, you can try wall beds by wilding. Or you may add some overhead shelves for more storage and make your bedroom look bigger.

4. Put a fresh coat of paint

Improving your home could be as simple as putting on a fresh coat of paint. Give your exterior and interior a new look by choosing modern colours or monochromatic colours like grey or black.

Painting your walls is also another cheap home improvement remedy that not only brightens up your home, but also gives it a new life.

 

5. Remove clutter

Another free home improvement tip that you shouldn’t miss is to remove clutter. No one wants to go home to a haphazard space. Arrange your furniture and make sure to remove things you don’t need and put them out of sight.

 

6. Display some greens

Want to give your home a “fresh” look? Try putting up plants indoors. Choose indoor plants that are also air purifiers. That way, they act as decorations plus filter-free radicals inside your home.

7. Go online for inspiration

If you feel like you’re demotivated in fixing your home, get inspired by checking home improvement sites. Google and follow in others’ footsteps. Or you may even turn to Pinterest or Tumblr for ideas on how to make your home look more appealing yet functional at the same time.

 

AUTHOR BIO:

Jason Brooks loves to write about home improvement, interior designs, and renovation ideas. She is currently working with Wilding Wallbeds, one of the leading bedroom furniture stores, which offers an array of finest quality handcrafted cabinet bed and innovative space-saving furniture.

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