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Bring The Sunshine With Yellow

Bring The Sunshine With Yellow

Yellow has always been a classic colour to use around your home; it has a wonderful way of bringing a smile to peoples faces and a sense of warmth, sunshine and happiness into peoples lives.

It can be the much needed splash of colour in your home; use it in your bedroom, living room or kids play room to add an element...

Handy Packing Tips For Movers

Handy Packing Tips For Movers

If you are due to move home and the thought of packing your life into boxes is filling you with dread, let us help you out by sharing some of our Handy Packing Tips For Movers.

We know how hard it is to fit your round, squiggly, higgledy piggledy life into square boxes (we have moved 3 times in the last 4 years...

Homemade Household Eco Products

Homemade Household Eco Products

If you are looking to be more conscientious about the choices you make with your household cleaning products, you could choose products produced by Ecover, Opal & Pearl, Kinn Living or Earth Friendly Products. The products they produce are eco-friendly, natural and plant based to name a few properties and they generally avoid the nasty chemical ingredients that can sometimes do more harm than good.

If, however, you would like to take your clean living a step further, you can create your own, beautiful, Homemade Household Eco Products that will be good for the environment, your family and your home...

A Guide to Selling Your Home

A Guide to Selling Your Home

When you make the decision to sell your home, whether you are downsizing, upsizing, side-sizing or just looking for a new project, new build or new location, then take a look at our helpful checklist to give your some tips, tricks and ideas to getting your sale right and helping things go smoothly; here is a guide to selling your home.
The Benefits of a Silk Pillowcase on Your Skin, Hair & Health

The Benefits of a Silk Pillowcase on Your Skin, Hair & Health

If you are up to date on your celeb news, then you will be well aware that many of them swear by sleeping with a silk pillowcase.

Kim Kardashian, Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Lopez are all strong believers in getting a good nights sleep with their trusted silk pillow, and heres why…

The Real Cost of Moving Home

The Real Cost of Moving Home

Here in the UK, moving home can be an expensive affair; but worthwhile if you are moving to a place you love, a home you adore or closer to loved ones. Whatever your reason for moving home, we wanted to give you a realistic guide showing you how much will be your real cost of moving home...
How to Make a Small Room Feel Bigger

How to Make a Small Room Feel Bigger

The key to making a small room feel bigger is using the space carefully and with intention; everything in the room should have a purpose or a use.

Here are our top tips for helping you to make your small room feel bigger; so you can relax in your room feeling light and airy...

Easy, Exciting & Inexpensive Home Improvement Tips for Empty Nesters

Easy, Exciting & Inexpensive Home Improvement Tips for Empty Nesters

Becoming an empty nester is a bittersweet milestone. Your children are grown and have moved out to start lives of their own — whether they’re off to college or starting careers — and you now have a lot more time and space. Starting a few easy and inexpensive home improvement projects is a great way to both take your mind off the sadness of the change and get excited...
Buying a Home Checklist

Buying a Home Checklist

If you are thinking about buying a home, then this checklist will help you on your way to finding and purchasing your ideal property.

There are lots of things to consider when buying a home, so be sure to check this list before you begin your searches.

Summer Holidays, The Kids & Your Home

Summer Holidays, The Kids & Your Home

As the summer holidays are fast approaching; your kids excitement levels will be rising for the inevitable fun they will have spending time with you and the freedom of no school for six weeks; we can only imagine that your excitement levels are rising too (this could be sarcasm here)!

That is why, here at Elm & Blue we thought we would give you a few tops tips to helping you survive the summer holidays and come out of it with your sanity...

Online Estate Agent Vs High-Street Agent

Online Estate Agent Vs High-Street Agent

When it comes to moving home, there are lots of things to consider; which solicitor to use, the mortgage company you'll go with, will you use a removal company who will come and pack everything up and help unpack, or pack the boxes yourself, what type of house/apartment will you purchase, what are your non-negotiables? And the list goes on...