Monday, January 12, 2015

DIY-Planet's Annual Report on Visits and Most Viewed Posts

Hello DIY-ers,

This is one of my more unrelated posts with insights on the blog's visitor statistics. While the blog remains fairly unpopular, I wanted to share some of the key moments of the past year and a plan for the upcoming 2015.

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Bright Colours for Your Home - Where to Use

I have cleaned a lot of properties in my day and one of the things I found completely baffling was and still is the decisions some people make when it comes to colours and their placement. Red bathroom and black living rooms might seem edgy on paper, but to spend quality time in a dark room or try to relax in a room with an aggressive colour scheme messes with your brain on a subconscious level. Colours hold a mystical power over the human brain and the responsibility to recognize this falls on our shoulders. 

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Emergency Clutter Tips Before the Guests Arrive

Nothing terrifies people more than surprise visitors. Why? Your home doesn't really shine with good housekeeping and you're certain you will be judged about all imperfections, no matter how small they are. That's how the world goes and you have no other choice than to roll with it and see where it goes. Don't you panic, though, because I have the solution to your problem. Emergency clutter tips that guarantee you will manage to get your home in a tip top shape in no time. This way you will be able to welcome your guests without being a nervous wreck.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Top 3 DIY Stores in the UK Every DIYer Must Visit

Every diy-er knows good tools and supplies equal half the job well done. This is why you'd be more than happy if you have a local hardware store nearby. Still, I bet supplies quality comes first for bigger and more significant diy projects, so here are the most useful and comprehensive hardware stores in the UK every diy-er must visit.

Monday, April 7, 2014

Homemade Lampshade - Do It Yourself Lampshade

So, this post will present you with another one of my diy ideas for your home's lighting. This time it is about creating a pleasant nightly environment. In addition, here we will use something that may be regarded as "useless" in some homes.

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

DIY and Crafts - 10 Gifs DIYers Will Understand

What a wise intro. Now to the real thing - here is a short compilation of funny, or not-so, gifs for all of us - diy-ers.

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

DIY Cat Nail Scratcher

Kitty 4 months old and me - some morning cuddling

Having recently experienced taking a small kitten in my home, I had to come up with something for nail scratching. Fortunately, I did it in time, so the furniture is safe, as much as the cat can get used to scratching its nails on this particular place.