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How to patch a hole in the wall (and why)

June 10, 2019

How to patch a hole in the wall (and why)

A friend recently admitted to me that the bare walls of her home were not a continuation of her journey towards Minimalism, but due to the fact she was afraid to put hooks in the wall.  What? “I’m renting” she explained. “I’m not going to put hooks and holes in the walls because it will cause problems when I leave.” 
Read on to learn how easy it is to repair a hole and the benefits to causing a little damage. 

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How to make your rental feel like home

May 23, 2019

How to make your rental feel like home

It’s your home but it’s not your home. You want to fix and redesign. You flick through design mags and are inspired, but can’t follow through. It hurts. Even the IKEA catalogue seems to taunt you with all it’s space-saving tips and helpful hooks, racks, and floating shelves that require you to drill into your landlord’s precious walls. 

Read more for simple, effective ways of styling your rental so it feels like home.

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