Becoming A Private Landlord: Our Learnings

In February 2013 my husband and I became the proud but nervous owners of our basement flat (jointly with the mortgage company of course). It was an opportunity we couldn’t really pass up but we had a lot to learn about being landlords. When we heard Homelet were compiling an eBook for landlords, we were very keen…

Love Your Walls With A myloview Mural

Putting up a vinyl mural was surprising easier than I imagined. The lovely folk at myloview sent us a mural of our choice to install in our daughters’ bedroom. For a couple of DIY novices, it took about 30 minutes in total to brighten up a dull white wall. About 3 years ago I bought some…

BN1 – A Game About Brighton

A while ago, I caught up with Paul Stapleton, a real-life Brightonian who has devised this intricate, witty and all round fun game about Brighton. He shows us how the game is played and shares his inspiration for the format and characterisation of our beloved city. We bought our game to play over the festive…

5 Beneficial Upgrades to Make to Your Home in 2016

If you are looking for a project that will improve your life and standard of living, the best place to start is with your home. When you own your own home, it is a good idea to keep it up to date and comfortable. Since an updated home will hold or grow its value, taking…