Claire James

When Is Moving House The Right Thing For Your Family?

When Is Moving House The Right Thing For Your Family?

The decision to move house is a big one, bringing a rare concoction of nerves and anxieties along with it. Those feelings are intensified when you’re not only deciding for yourself, but for your family members also. Still, it’s worth reminding yourself that moving...

A Guide to Finding the Right Tenants – 4 Simple Steps

A Guide to Finding the Right Tenants – 4 Simple Steps

Finding the right tenants for your rental property can be a difficult task. As a property owner, the tenant you choose will play a role in defining your success as a landlord. As a landlord, it’s important to understand how to find the right tenants for your rental...

Interior Design Features Every Home Needs

Interior Design Features Every Home Needs

It doesn’t matter what decorative style or aesthetic you want to capture within your home, there are key interior design features that every home should have regardless of the overall style. The following key features are the ingredients to a strong, homely core that...

What to Do with Your Furniture When You Get New Flooring

What to Do with Your Furniture When You Get New Flooring

Taking the plunge to get new flooring for your home can be exciting, especially if the new material is an upgrade and something you have always wanted. It can be even more satisfying if the existing floors are in poor condition. However, replacing all of the flooring...

The First Group Scoops Five Arabian Property Awards

The First Group Scoops Five Arabian Property Awards

The First Group, Dubai’s leading developer, celebrated another strong performance at the 2020-2021 Arabian Property Awards. Two of the company’s upcoming projects – The One Hotel at Business Bay and The One at Jumeirah Village Circle – claimed five major awards. The...

4 Considerations When Building a Tiny House

4 Considerations When Building a Tiny House

With more people wanting to reduce their personal imprint upon the environment, a variety of revolutionary strategies have emerged. From energy-efficient appliances to alternative forms of living, it seems that everybody can now take one or more direct actions to...

How To Organise Your Cables (And Why It Matters)

How To Organise Your Cables (And Why It Matters)

Cable management is the achilles heel of many modern households. Even if you and your spouse are certified geeks with an unimpeachable understanding of consumer electronics, you are not immune from the problems that errant cable can cause. But managing your cables...

3 Things to Consider Before Building a New House

3 Things to Consider Before Building a New House

Many people have a very clear image in their mind of what their dream house should look like. And if you’re one of them, you’re probably more interested in building your new home instead of looking for a building you can buy and renovate. But while it may seem like...

Furniture At Work®: Optimising Office Space

Furniture At Work®: Optimising Office Space

Creating an effective office space is an important part of establishing any business. An optimised workspace improves efficiency of all aspects of daily workflows, improving the productivity, satisfaction and health of office workers. Choosing the right office layout...

5 Awesome Smart Gadget Ideas to Buy for Your House in 2020

5 Awesome Smart Gadget Ideas to Buy for Your House in 2020

Introduction The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has forced many countries to enter lockdown. With countries on lockdown, citizens are forced to quarantine themselves inside their homes, which, for many people, has been stressful, boring, and downright maddening. However,...

Zuneth Sattar: Demand for UK Newbuilds Increases by 66%

Zuneth Sattar: Demand for UK Newbuilds Increases by 66%

Market analysis suggests that interest in newbuild properties bounced back in 2020, recovering to a higher level than before the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Demand for new homes leapt following the reopening of the housing market, surpassing pre-lockdown levels....

Simple Ways to Renovate Your Garden

Simple Ways to Renovate Your Garden

It’s not just your home that can benefit from some simple renovation tasks, the garden is a space that once neatened up and cared for can really come to life. For many, the garden is an extension of the home, especially during the summer months when you can turn your...

5 Signs That It’s Time to Replace Your Windows

5 Signs That It’s Time to Replace Your Windows

Whether it’s to improve your comfort, add value to your property, or reduce your energy bills, there are many benefits that are linked with replacing your windows and doors. Our homes speak to us, so if you’ve noticed a draught in your home or a stark increase in your...

Things to Consider When Buying Garden Furniture

Things to Consider When Buying Garden Furniture

Outdoor spaces call for us when we want to enjoy some quality time in the sun. In the warm weather of spring or the blazing hot weather of summer, we start thinking of how to utilize outdoor spaces. The garden is a great space for relaxing, enjoying, and...

5 Ways to Improve Your Tiny House and Make It a Home

5 Ways to Improve Your Tiny House and Make It a Home

One of the assumptions about living in a tiny house is that it automatically feels cosy, welcoming, and like a home you want to spend time in. And while that may be the case for some, there is certainly some thought and purpose that needs to be put into the design of...