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How to maintain your melamine surfaces

Many surfaces within our homes are made with melamine boards, including our kitchen cupboards, wardrobes and even certain floors. Due to the prevalence of melamine surfaces in our homes, it is important to learn how to correctly maintain and clean them; as, with the correct maintenance and regular cleaning, your melamine surfaces will not only rema...
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Create your own DIY jewellery display

Whether you keep your jewellery in a jewellery box or just lying around, it's often hard to find that one particular ring or remember where you put your silver earrings. When it comes to storing your jewellery and keeping your pieces organised, having a jewellery display unit can make a huge difference in how easily you find your favourite pieces -...
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4 decorating tips for a modern Christmas tree

With less than a month until Christmas, it's time to start dusting off those Christmas decorations and thinking about putting up your Christmas tree, 'tis the season to be jolly after all! If, after a year of sitting in the cupboard, your decorations are looking a little bit dull, or you're just tired of using the same old Christmas decor for your ...
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A brief history of the wardrobe

They house our clothes and come in a whole variety of shapes and sizes, be it walk in, free standing or fitted to our bedroom walls. No matter what your wardrobe looks like, it's safe to say that almost every person has one. The wardrobe is an integral part of a home, especially when it comes to storing your clothes and shoes, but not many people a...
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Important points to consider when choosing the right safe

We live in a time where crime is at an all-time high in our country, and there has never been a better time than now to consider your security at home. One of the first port-of-call when it comes to home security, especially if you keep money or valuables at home, is installing a safe. When it comes to installing a safe in your home, there are a fe...
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Choosing the right mirror for your bedroom

A mirror can be an excellent addition to any room in which it is placed, whether you're looking for a functional mirror or a feature for your wall. Having a mirror in your bedroom, however, is a must-have when it comes to trying on your clothes or brushing your hair. Choosing the right mirror for your bedroom can be quite the task, especially as th...
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Tips to protect the clothes in your cupboard

We've all been there – moth-eaten holes in your favourite wool jersey, a tear in your best pair of work pants, dust on your cream shirt or digging deep into your wardrobe only to find out that your favourite formal dress has faded since you last wore it. There are so many ways in which your clothes and shoes can perish over time, especially when yo...
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How to keep sharing a wardrobe stress-free

The thought of sharing a wardrobe with someone, even if it is your significant other, can be rather daunting; bringing to mind nightmarish visions of being unable to find your clothes which are hidden under disorderly piles of your partner's clothes and having all your things squashed into one tiny corner, while your partner's things take up 90% of...
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Tips on how to organise pet supplies

If you have pets, you no doubt have a bunch of pet supplies lying around your home, be it pet food, toys, treats or even a cute little pet jersey. People often don't have one specific place in which to store their pet supplies and as such often spend quite a bit of time looking around trying to find what they need. In order to make finding pet supp...
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Choosing the correct lighting for your wardrobe

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When it comes to designing their wardrobes people often overlook the importance of installing the correct lighting. Having good lighting in your cupboards interior can make a huge difference as to how easily you can locate your clothes, whether or not you can tell what colour an item of clothing is and whether or not you can find anything in the da...
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Must have wardrobe accessories

No matter how well you fold (or shove) your clothes in your cupboard there just never seems to be enough space to fit all your clothes and shoes. Luckily there are many ways in which to save space in your wardrobe, whether it be by organising or simply throwing out any clothes that you don't wear. However, if you're not a fan of organising and you ...
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Heritage Day: why it is such an important part of South African culture

Heritage Day is around the corner and before you turn your kitchen cupboard inside out to find your braai tongs, it's important to take a moment to learn about what Heritage Day means to us as South Africans. You may know it as National Braai Day, Shaka Day or Heritage Day. No matter what you call it, it's important to look at Heritage Day as a day...
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Why you should be using eco-friendly cleaning products in your home

  They're safer, have fewer chemicals and they're environmentally friendly - eco-friendly cleaning products are the best way to clean your home. When it comes to making the move to a more sustainable, environmentally friendly way of living, people can't get enough of that 'green' lifestyle! There are lots of eco-friendly 'green' products which...
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4 tips to help you save space when your space is limited

Gone are the days of having acres of land on which to build a house and houses with endless rooms. These days living space is a commodity. Finding enough space to put all your furniture in and live comfortably, without feeling boxed in by things, has become an all too common problem in today's world. Especially as more and more of us squeeze our li...
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Organise your cupboards in time for spring

Make the most out of your cupboard space with these handy cupboard organisation tips. Spring is finally here and it's time to pack away those bulky winter clothes so that you can make space for your spring/summer wardrobe. This can, however, feel like a bit of a daunting task, especially if you're not sure where you're going to put all your shoes a...
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Cable Manners, here's what you should know

Don't get stuck in a knot, organise your cables behind your display units and wardrobes so they cannot be seen. Whether you need to organise your cables in the bedroom, living room or office, it can be a difficult task. So, to help save your time in future, here are a few tips to help you organise and store your cables effectively! Label your cable...
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Mirror Defog Hack!

There are very few things that are as annoying than a foggy mirror when you're trying to get yourself ready for your day. You can leave it to defog slowly or give it a quick wipe to clear the fog, leaving water stains on the glass... Neither of these options seems ideal, but what if there was a third option? Read on and learn the science behind fog...
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Handy hacks to get more space in your cupboard.

We all want a larger cupboard/wardrobe with the hanging space, shelving and floor space that our clothes deserve. So, while we wait for the day when we can have that designer walk-in wardrobe of our own – here are a few handy tricks that you can use to maximise your storage space and organise your cupboard like a pro! An organised cupboard saves ti...
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Women Fashion Designers that Paved the Way

The clothes that we have in our cupboards allow us to express our individuality, but that wasn't always the case. Fashion has had a long and interesting history that was once dominated by men. It has taken centuries for women fashion designers to pave the way. Read on to discover who these incredible women were and how they shaped the world of fash...
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Why Organisation is Important for your Child's Development

When your child is born he or she doesn't come with a manual, so we do the best we can, but research shows that an organised environment and routine will improve many aspects of their development.  An organised home and Lifestyle Organisation is an important aspect of everyday tasks such as language, play, social interactions, personal time ma...
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