AUCTIONS – The Magic of Bagging a Bargain

Auctioneer Stephen Ardley Lowestoft Auction Rooms Suffolk

THE best interior makeovers  are those that don’t break the bank. A thrifty home-maker loves her bargains and what better place to get them than at real-time or live auctions. Live auctions as distinct from internet auctions are when you physically go to a local auction house to furnish your home or to find a great bargain. At auction it … Continue reading

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Messing about on the river

  A good friend of mine has this poem fixed to her noticeboard. I had never seen it before but it struck a chord and I simply wanted to share it with you all. We work hard to provide for our families and make a good life for ourselves but we should take care to take … Continue reading

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Moving House Can Be A Killer

According to a survey by the Halifax Building Society one of the top three most stressful situations in life is moving house. The other two are divorce and death! That got me thinking about the reasons WHY? Did the worry and stress stem from one source or was it a combination factors.  For instance my research … Continue reading

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Stylish Recycling the Interior ReDesigner Way

Seat pads after

New From Old the Thrifty Way to a New Set of Dining Chairs One of the things that makes interior redesign more affordable than the usual start from scratch interior design –  is the way we use items our clients already have by recycling and updating tired and dated furniture and accessories. Here we have a set of dining chairs that … Continue reading

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