HOW TO DRESS YOUR HOME ON A BUDGET

Couch on side of road

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 for the while ahead. Being …

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DO YOU LOVE YOUR OUTDOOR SPACES?

Wall Plants

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 I think we have had …

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WHAT IS LURKING IN YOUR HALLWAY CUPBOARDS?

storage cupboard

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 on the floor. The ironing …

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DOES YOUR LAUNDRY WORK FOR YOU?

laundry basket

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 is often located in the …

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IS YOUR MASTER BEDROOM A LUXURIOUS RETREAT?

clean bedroom

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 is the one place in …

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IT’S BATHROOM TIME

scary bathroom

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. Seven weeks in, it’s early …

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DO YOU LOVE YOUR KITCHEN?

modern 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, the focus has now turned …

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LOVE YOUR LIVING ROOM

living room featured

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 be afraid of. There’s been …

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