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ByEnrique Gaines

Home Improvement Ideas you Can do Yourself

At times we need to update the look of our homes but we lack the finances to go about them. Repair and renovations of your home can be a very expensive process. But there are some alternative ideas that can help you accomplish a changed look of your home without making a hole in your pocket.

Some inexpensive ideas that can help you improve and update your home:

  • Cabinet painting: renovating the look in your kitchens can be easily done simply by repainting your existing cabinets. A change of color of your kitchen cabinets can change the entire look of your kitchen.
  • Stick on flooring and backsplash: using stick on linoleum on your back splash or floorings can change the look of your kitchen in a few easy steps.
  • Decoupage, or distress painting: you can easily change the look of old furniture that you cannot bring yourself to dispose off by unleashing your inner artist. Decoupage or distress painting can change the look old furniture infusing it with new life.
  • Stitching easy slip on covers: old fabric, curtains you don’t use but do not want to dispose off even clothes that you do not wear any more can easily be stitched into cushion covers. These covers can bring a splash of color on any sofa or settee you place it on.
  • Wall hooks: placing hooks on walls can bring a drastic change in the look of a room. Clever placement of the hooks or even using inventive objects as hooks can bring a certain charm to an otherwise boring wall.
  • Rugs and carpets: another easy and cheap way to infuse color in any room at the same time making it cozy and comfortable is using rug’s or carpets.

Updating the look of your home does not need to bring you stress. Renovating a house can be very relaxing experiences that can bring you joy.

ByEnrique Gaines

Benefits of Having a Gadget Smart-Home

The world is getting smarter by the day and in today’s age and time owning a smart home is yet a luxury, but not for long. Like air-conditioning was a luxury before and now it has become a necessity likewise, home with gadgets are a luxury today but within no time somewhere in the future it will definitely become a necessity. Let us look at some of the benefits that gadget or smart homes offer to its owners.

  • Card entrance key – you do not need to carry a key with you anymore; all you need to do is carry a card key which looks just like any of your debit or credit card for opening your home doors.
  • Security camera and intercom systems – with this gadget your home is absolutely secured for your kids and other family members. You can see and speak to people without opening your houses main door before you let anyone enter it.
  • Automatic electric system – with sensor lights now the moment you step into your home the lights of that particular room with lit up automatically.
  • Air purifiers – we know about water purifiers, but now you can ensure you and your family breath in purist of air with air purifiers.
  • Automatic floor cleaner – yes, you heard me right, no more waiting for house maids. These floor cleaners are compact and affective, all you need to do is put in on and it will measure your house floor the first time and then start cleaning it and from the next time with the floor measure memory it will automatically start cleaning the moment you put in on.
  • Cameras for pets – these are specially designed with motion sensors that monitor your pets activities and ensures its well-being at the same time. As a matter of fact, you are notified on your mobile phone in case your assistance is required to sooth your pet in times of restlessness.