Sometimes we forget that our homes, just like us, need some TLC from time to time. This TLC can be something as big as changing your old boiler to a brand new set of house plants. By the end of this article, your home will be the envy of everyone!
Taking the time to step back and look at your rooms is a great way to notice clutter. You’ll be amazed at all the little things you don’t notice scattered around your rooms. It may be something as little as a pile of newspapers or an old pair of shoes. I’ve found that there are two ways to go about this:
Replacing your boiler can be costly but it can be a really effective way of adding some extra TLC to your home. Replacing your boiler can be expensive however if you find that your house and energy bills have been increasing then this is a great way to not only ensure a warmer home when those temperatures drop but to be saving up to £200 a year. Choosing a new boiler can seem overwhelming however I’ve found a great guide that goes through all the installation processes.
Adding some small house plants to a room is a great way to bring out the room and make it feel more vibrant. As well as bringing the room to life there are some great added benefits to house plants:
We can sometimes forget that our homes need their gutters cleaning out. Cleaning your gutters is a perfect little bit of TLC to get done before seasons like late summer and autumn when it beings to rain. Cleaning your gutters around this time means that rainfall is a lot less likely to build-up over time and cause some serious damage to your home.
Smoke detectors are vital to any household, making sure that your smoke detectors are working is one of the most vital pieces of TLC anyone can give their home. The last thing you want is a house fire to go undetected due to smoke alarm neglect and ruin your beautiful home. Most modern smoke alarms will give a warning as to when their batteries are running out however it is still advisable that twice a year you conduct a smoke alarm test to be on the safe side.
Giving your home a new coat of paint, both inside and out, is a great way to add some extra love into a property. There are a whole host of benefits to painting your home:
If you follow this guide you’ll start to make improvements to your home that will not only increase the value of your home in the long run but make you the envy of all your friends!