LifeStyle: Home & Garden

8 ways to bring positive energy into your home

Wednesday  07:35,   10 january 2018
Country Living (UK)

Feng Shui every room of your home with these expert tipsPriya Sher, Feng Shui expert and Nectar Life Hacks host, explains: "Its principles maintain that we live in harmony with our environment. Its aim is to achieve balance in your living & working[...]

This is how often you should be washing your bed sheets

Wednesday  10:25,   03 january 2018
Prima (UK)

According to an[...]

10 great things to do with your dog in 2018 for a healthy, happy pet

Monday  10:05,   01 january 2018
Country Living (UK)

From New Year's Eve onwards…Banish boredom, boost their health and wellbeing, and offer them new experiences to make 2018 the happiest and healthiest year your dog has ever[...]

11 clever ways to use flowers around the home

Friday  10:00,   29 december 2017
House Beautiful (UK)

There's so much more you can do other than popping flowers in a vase.Flowercard have come up with 11 clever, quirky and original ways to bring flowers in the home. Here are some ideas to help you get creative with flowers in your[...]

8 beautiful and creative ways to wrap your Christmas presents

Wednesday  08:55,   27 december 2017
House Beautiful (UK)

According to a selection of creative businesses from notonthehighstreet.com…Making sure your present is beautifully wrapped is a wonderful way to show you care, but also shows off your creative[...]

Why having a shelf full of unread books is actually a good thing

Wednesday  08:53,   27 december 2017
House Beautiful (UK)

Behold the power of the 'antilibrary.'Chances are you stare at it every time you clean your house and wonder if you'll ever get to them. But it turns out, even if you don't read all of them in the next 10 years, you should still keep[...]

8 places in the home you should be vacuuming more often

Monday  09:10,   18 december 2017
House Beautiful (UK)

Are you guilty of neglecting these areas?Other areas of your property benefit greatly from a good vacuum but are often neglected, collecting dust and dirt. Bacteria, germs and mites can fester, which could affect your health, and make your home look [...]

Everyone's talking about Britney Spears' huge Christmas tree

Wednesday  06:35,   06 december 2017
House Beautiful (UK)

Even more proof that at Christmas, you always go bigThe massive tree, decorated with what appears to be a combination of white and blue lights, made everything in its surroundings, including her furniture, look pretty[...]

10 things 'proper' guests always do at Christmas parties, according to etiquette bible Debrett's

Monday  11:20,   04 december 2017
Country Living (UK)

Debrett's, the etiquette bible, reveals its guideTo help us avoid any festive faux pas, Debrett's – the bastion of British manners – has produced a guide detailing exactly what one should (and should certainly not) do during festive[...]

6 things you must do to take care of your garden plants in winter

Monday  07:05,   04 december 2017
Country Living (UK)

Take a few preparatory steps so the weather doesn't get the better of themFollow these steps to make sure your border, potted and feature plants withstand the[...]

10 Christmas hazards all pet owners should be aware of

Sunday  16:20,   03 december 2017
House Beautiful (UK)

Avoid cat-connected catastrophes and dog-related dilemmas this Christmas.Vets Now, the UK's out-of-hours pet emergency service, sees a 788 per cent increase in chocolate poisoning cases over Christmas Day and Boxing Day alone, and new research shows [...]

Etiquette expert claims you're 'common' if you use these Christmas decorations

Tuesday  12:45,   28 november 2017
Country Living (UK)

Well, excuse us for wanting to be festiveNow, as far as we're concerned, everyone should be able to deck their halls with whatever they want, be that tatty old tinsel or garish handmade[...]

The 6 big gardening trends of 2018

Monday  06:35,   27 november 2017
Country Living (UK)

The planting, colour and design trends that will sweep UK gardens next year – from healing houseplants and indoor greenery to alfresco lifestyle tips.Could any of these become your new year gardening resolution?1. The Japanese art of[...]

Top interior designer reveals decorating hack that can add thousands to your home

Monday  10:01,   20 november 2017
Prima (UK)

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This is what goes in a 'posh' Christmas stocking, apparently

Thursday  12:15,   16 november 2017
Prima (UK)

According to society bible Tatler, anywayBut it's safe to say we never thought tucking into all those chocolate coins and clementines made us[...]