Ideas and Inspirations from the storage experts to improve your living space

Category: Upcycling

Bring Wood Back to Life!

Bring Wood Back to Life!

Wood accents are popular in interior design right now. And good wood furniture can last a lifetime. But neglected wood is not good. It can quickly lose its shine and lustre and all you can see are water rings and dents. Fear not, it is possible to […]

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Earth Day 2019 – how you can protect the environment

Earth Day 2019 – how you can protect the environment

Earth Day is celebrated around the world on 22nd April. Now in its 49th year, this day was created to raise collective awareness of environmental issues. Provoking us to think, and act, about climate change, plastic pollution and protecting endangered species. “In Nature, nothing exists alone” – […]

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Why do we feel proud when we’ve created something ourselves?

Why do we feel proud when we’ve created something ourselves?

You’ve created your own pallet chair or designed a fabulous new coat rack. Once you’ve finished, you can’t wait to show your DIY project to the world. You are as proud as a peacock. But why exactly do we feel proud when we’ve created something with our […]

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10 Uses For Wooden Pallets

10 Uses For Wooden Pallets

The primary use for wooden pallets is transporting heavy items of course! But the life of a wooden pallet has so much more potential. With a bit of love and creativity you can turn a wooden pallet into something quite unique and desirable. Cost efficient, eco-friendly and […]

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DIY outdoor lighting ideas for magical summer nights!

DIY outdoor lighting ideas for magical summer nights!

Balmy summer nights can become even more magical if you create the right ambient lighting. You also don’t even need to spend a lot – with a little bit of DIY you can create something special and unique. Who needs an excuse to sit on the patio […]

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7 ways to get crafty with leftover wallpaper

7 ways to get crafty with leftover wallpaper

You have re-decorated your living room and you have some wallpaper leftover? No need to throw it in the bin, on the contrary! Geometric, floral or striped, here are some simple DIY ideas to re-use your wallpaper leftovers in some lovely home projects: 1. Frame it You […]

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The Lagom way of life: simple Swedish living

The Lagom way of life: simple Swedish living

We embraced the comfy Danish style of Hygge, but what about the new scano-kid Lagom? This Swedish philosophy is becoming the latest movement in lifestyle. So, what is it all about? Not too little, not too much. Just right. The ethos behind Lagom is about living life […]

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Finding a purpose for forgotten furniture

Finding a purpose for forgotten furniture

Picture source: Ronikordis Do you actively avoid your garage or loft because it’s packed to the rafters and daunting to deal with? Space is so valuable these days, and worthy of much greater things than being a junkyard for the ill-bought and forgotten. Get the family involved […]

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Upcycling trend : How to style your home using reclaimed wood – a guest post by Lapin Blu

Upcycling trend : How to style your home using reclaimed wood – a guest post by Lapin Blu

Start small with a bath board Bathrooms are often small, dark and dull but they needn’t be! Transform any space into a relaxing oasis by adding statement pieces to give it a special touch. Incorporating reclaimed wood is a perfect way to do this with style, as […]

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Inspired by nature : some lovely ideas for your Xmas table decoration

Inspired by nature : some lovely ideas for your Xmas table decoration

There must be a thousand of ways to decorate your Christmas table. You can get a full collection of fancy candle holders and cutlery bags in any store or online, but creating your own decoration will save you money and give you so much more satisfaction. Put […]

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