Story and video from SWNS Meet the amateur gardener who fills more than 100 hanging baskets and pots in his small suburban garden with nearly 1,000 stunning plants every year. Shaun Schroeder, 57, spends up to three hours a day planting,
Take a moment to enjoy some serious digital zen. This timelapse footage of a plant-lover's indoor garden is incredibly soothing. The plants are filmed as they dance and sway in a gentle breeze, and the effect is mesmerising. Take a closer
Kettles are one of the most used items in any kitchen. And with all the work they do, some wear and tear is inevitable. There are countless suggestions as to how to clean off stubborn limescale and return your kettle to its former glory. This
While you may be fastidious about cleaning your home, there are parts of your house that inevitably get missed. What's more, even the most house-proud among us are probably unaware of some of the spots where dirt and grime can lurk unseen.
House plants don't just look nice in your home, they also help detoxify the air from chemicals released by common household items. But if you're one of the many people who find it difficult to keep plants in your home happy, then help
If you put your used toilet rolls directly into your recycling bin, you may want to stop right now. It turns out there's another thing you can use them for that will get them out of your house and make the planets in your garden happier.
An amateur gardener fed up with his boring lawn has stunned neighbours by creating a meadow in front of his suburban home. Green-fingered Peter Thain transformed the turf after noticing that his bride-to-be had to walk past a "desert"
Who knew that a discarded wooden pallet could become a dazzling piece of furniture for your home. What's more, the woman who put this one together makes it look very simple - although she's clearly an expert when it comes to woodwork.
If you're keen to do your bit and cut down on single-use plastics, but you find that your bathroom is actually full of them, then help is at hand. From shampoo and conditioner to toothbrushes and razors, there are now a host of plastic-free
Like any trend, home decor has changed a lot, even over the last decade alone. What looked fantastic five years ago can soon end up feeling tired, and even knock some of the value off your home. So what are the things you need to avoid at all
Chances are you may be in the same camp as most people when it comes to the tidiness of your garage. It's often a case of out of sight out of mind when it comes to piling up stuff in a space that conveniently links to your home, sometimes
This underground house in Clinton, Maryland is perfect for environmentally-conscious homeowners. The entire roof is covered in two feet of dirt and grass, allowing the house to maintain a consistent temperature all year around. And while you
Who knew that there was a specific height that determines the perfect place to hang a picture? Here's your one simple tip to hang a frame perfectly every time. See also: How to keep towels smelling fresh See also: How to cling wrap like a
Ever notice your towels can take on a bit of a musty smell? That's the growth of bacteria caused by the mixture of damp and sweat. Find out how to keep them fresh without washing then after every use in the video above. See also: How to
A dad from Minnesota has grown what he believes to be the world's heaviest carrot - weighing in at 22.4lbs. Chris Qualley started growing giant vegetables two years ago, and says the secret is all in the soil. See also: The easiest way to
As beautiful as autumn is, it comes with some jobs that aren't so enjoyable - raking leaves being one of them. From mowing before you rake, to the right raking action, here are some top tips on how to expertly clear your garden. See also:
These foil hacks will make cleaning and baking SO much easier. Find out more in the video above. See also: Why you should paint your kitchen yellow See also: The one spot in your kitchen you've probably been ignoring - but