Couch on side of road

HOW TO DRESS YOUR HOME ON A BUDGET

Way back in May, when the weather had turned towards winter and we were retreating indoors. I decided, it was the perfect time to launch the home series. I don’t know about you, but I find that the change of season is the perfect time to evaluate and set goals […] Read More

Wall Plants

DO YOU LOVE YOUR OUTDOOR SPACES?

In Auckland, where the Unclutter Your Universe home is located, there is a definite feeling of spring in the air. The blossoms are blooming, the temperatures are rising and the light is staying around a lot longer into the early evening. I’m not sure what the statistics are showing, but […] Read More

storage cupboard

WHAT IS LURKING IN YOUR HALLWAY CUPBOARDS?

At the Unclutter Your Universe house we have two storage cupboards which are in the hallway, which the bedrooms, bathroom and laundry enter from. The smaller cupboard is narrow with a high shelf that reaches to the ceiling inside the door cavity. The upright vacuum cleaner and accessories are placed […] Read More

laundry basket

DOES YOUR LAUNDRY WORK FOR YOU?

Traditionally the laundry or wash house was located outside of the main dwelling, beside the outhouse. When these rooms were brought indoors the laundry was usually situated at the back of the house, beside the back door for easy access to the outdoor clothesline. In multi level homes the laundry […] Read More

spare bedroom

ITS TIME TO TACKLE YOUR KIDS/SPARE BEDROOMS

Unless you live in a studio or one-bedroom apartment, there will be child/teen or guest/study rooms in your home, that I’m sure could do with a little TLC. In the Unclutter Your Universe home the second bedroom has been taken over by the Teen Techie and his computer gadgetry. For […] Read More

clean bedroom

IS YOUR MASTER BEDROOM A LUXURIOUS RETREAT?

When the temperatures are dropping outside and the nights are dark for longer, it’s time to burrow deeper into our homes. Spending lengthy periods hibernating in our bedrooms, which are the inner sanctum of our homes. Regardless of the weather conditions outside or being an adult or child. Our bedroom […] Read More

scary bathroom

IT’S BATHROOM TIME

When I launched the Home series, it was mid May and the weather was starting to cool. I thought this was an ideal time to focus on the places we live, as this is the time of year when we hunker down for the winter months going into semi hibernation. […] Read More

modern kitchen

DO YOU LOVE YOUR KITCHEN?

Right back at the beginning of the Home series, I talked about the impact your living environment has on your health and wellbeing. So far, your entrance way, dining area and living rooms have all been under the microscope and have hopefully now enjoyed some tender loving care. This week, […] Read More

living room featured

LOVE YOUR LIVING ROOM

Since starting the Home series several weeks ago, where I planted the seed about turning the place where you live into a home that you love. We’ve been on a bit of a journey, discovering your design style and starting to understand why uncluttering your home is not something to […] Read More