Tips on How to Furnish Your Home on a Budget

The entire process of buying your own home in London is long and strenuous but it is worth it. London estates have never been cheap but if you have found a way and have successfully purchased your very own first home, you are a real champion. And the hardest part is over! Now all that is left is furnishing your home.

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Fight Clutter with Scandinavian Interior Design


What is Scandinavian design?

It is gaining more and more popularity in recent years as people are looking for ways to improve their homes. They often come across this so-called Scandinavian interior design trend which immediately captures their attention.

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5 Ways Your Relationship Can Survive a Trip to Ikea

Ikea Dish Broken In Two

IKEA has always tried hard to make the customer experience at their stores pleasurable. To some extend their efforts might be backfiring as many people say they dislike or even hate going to IKEA. In fact it’s said a great deal of relationships end this furniture store chain. Whatever the reasons may be, you and your partner need to prepare if you want to get out of this adventure with your feelings intact.

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6 of the Hardest to Assemble Pieces of Ikea Furniture

hard ikea furniture manualIKEA is best known for their cheap flat pack furniture, huge shops where one can easily get lost and swedish meatballs. However, the Swedish furniture manufacturing company furniture also has a dark side: it’s really hard to assemble. Whatever the reasons might be, lack of handyman skills, unclear instructions or something else, the fact remains: regular people find ikea furniture hard to assemble.

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12 DO’s & DON’Ts of the DIY Ikea Assembly Survival

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What are the basic DO’s and DONT’s you should consider before a DIY Ikea assemblage?

Ready to assemble (RTA)

Ready to assemble (RTA) furnishing is slowly taking over the world and there’s a reason for that. This ‘how to’ article is geared toward giving you all the most important do’s and don’ts for your first time DIY IKEA assembly. It will take only a few minutes for you to read but when done, you will have solid grounds on what flat pack furniture is and how should we assemble such.

I actually enjoy it.
I build IKEA stress free and with a smile,
which flat packs are certainly not famous for.

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5 Tricks to Save Money at IKEA

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If you see yourself shopping at IKEA it means you are already saving money. It’s a well-known fact that the Swedish home furnishing retailer is one idea, to say the least, more affordable than the likes of B&Q, Homebase or John Lewis for example. Read more »

National Bed Month and the Importance of a Good Night’s Sleep

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Are you struggling to pay off your sleep debt? Interested in a friendly repayment scheme? We present you National Bed Month. Read more »

5 Reasons Why You Should Buy Your IKEA Furniture Online

Girl shopping online

Have you ever felt like IKEA stole your time? You probably have. Going shopping there is easily comparable to Frodo’s journey to Mount Doom. Well, it is good news then that IKEA’s Internet sales have really picked up since 2012. Read more »

IKEA Flat Pack Best Sellers Revealed, Part 3 – Updated

Ikea best selling furniture part 1

The final instalment of our mini-series dedicated to IKEA’s best selling furniture is here. You can quench your thirst for furniture secrets. Today’s three top sellers we are going to reveal include a bed frame, a chest of drawers (yet another) and a two-seat sofa-bed.

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IKEA Flat Pack Best Sellers Revealed, Part 2 – Updated

Ikea Best Seller Badge

A week has passed and, as promised, it’s time for more flat pack revelations. We are going to disclose three more items from IKEA’s catalogue that have distinguished themselves as top sellers. Chances are you have at least one, if not all of them, at your home. The second group of best selling IKEA furniture includes the following pieces: Read more »