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Love Your Home With Kandua

Valentine’s Day has come and gone and you’ve shown your loved ones how much you care. But you got forgot one thing… your home. At Kandua, we’ve decided to help you show your home some love. After all, we spend most of our time at home, it’s our safe haven, a place where we can relax and feel safe. Why wouldn’t you spend time looking after it?

Here are our top 4 ideas to show spruce up your home and show it some love this month.

Plant some flowers around it.

Planting your own flowers will cost less than buying from the shops every week and you’ll always have something beautiful to look at. Leroy Merlin has wonderful garden tools to help you plant and maintain your garden to keep it looking fantastic. If you need some help, Kandua has some excellent pros that can help with landscaping as well as disposing of garden refuse.

Home improvement - Garden with outdoor furniture and a large umbrella

Set the mood.

Changing the lighting in your home can make it look like completely brand new. Installing some light switch dimmers, getting new light bulbs, or even including accent lighting can change the entire atmosphere in your home. Consult an experienced, certified electrician to advise you on the best, most affordable way to set the mood in your home.   

Home Improvement - Wooden table with unusual hanging lights above it

Take care of it.

Now is the perfect time to fix those odds and ends that need attention. A creaking door, drafty windows, or even kitchen cabinets that need repairing. This is the best time to contact a 5 star rated carpenter to do the job for you before autumn rolls around and you’re spending more time indoors.

Home Improvement - white kitchen cabinets

Give it a makeover.

Give your walls a fresh coat of paint. It’s an excellent way to liven up your home, especially after the summer rains. Depending on the size of your home, this could be a big job so it’s best to consult with a background checked painter with 5 star reviews before you get started.  

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Suzette Meyer is the lead author and content creator for Kandua.com, South Africa’s #1 marketplace for home services. She researches and writes the Kandua Advice articles, Cost Guides, and the Kandua Email Newsletter, drawing on the expertise of Kandua’s base of over 40 000 pros across more than 100 services, and the data gathered from the 100 000+ home service projects facilitated through the platform.

Home improvement can be daunting, and it is often difficult to find out if you are paying a fair price for your products and services. Suzette has made it her mission to help homeowners with advice on all aspects of home repair, maintenance and improvement, including how to choose the right handyman and how to make smart upgrades that improve your resale value or save costs.

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