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When moving home, we all experience mixed feelings. There is the excitement of a new house followed by the trepidation of uprooting yourself from your current community. Packing your entire life into boxes can be a tricky thing to do, not to mention the emotional scars from being torn between keeping that vase or that old sofa cum bed or not! Here are some tips that you can consider for packing before you move.

The bathroom is one of the most important rooms in your house, sadly it can also be the most neglected. A bathroom can be as swanky a place as your living room or bedroom if you treat it like a living space. This piece is meant to give you some tips on keeping your bathroom spotless, irrespective of how you use it!

You've put your home on the market, and it's mega frustrating to see people troop in and out of what is essentially your private space without any of those buyer visits actually materializing into the actual sale. So what are you doing wrong? And what can you do to sell your home faster? Here are 10 easy tips for selling your home right this very minute!

Mold and mildew in the home can be a persistent and pesky problem that has a high rate of recurrence in the same spot. If you have had mold attack the same place over and again, the problem is not really the mold but something else entirely. Mold exists everywhere, indoors and outdoors but only grows when provided with the right environment that usually includes a damp, dark and moist spot. Mold will not grow in the absence of moisture, and if you are successful in cutting off the water source you will effectively prevent mold recurring after a clean up.

Household pests not only prove to be irritants but can pose severe health concerns or even cause structural damage to your home, if left unnoticed over time. While using popular branded pest control products may help curb pest populations temporarily, there is always a possibility of recurrence or in worse cases infestation. Opting for professional pest control services, can help identify and quell infestation risks in time, or thoroughly clear up and treat the affected area. Here are some important questions you need to ask before hiring a pest control company, apart from checking for credibility and valid references.

Thanks to growing environmental consciousness there are now many eco-friendly solutions to help you maintain a clean home and cause minimal harm to natural eco-systems and the environment. Environmentally friendly cleaning solutions protect you from unnecessary exposure to harsh cleaning chemicals and simultaneously protect the earth's environment. Here are a few tips for how to clean your home and carpets using environment friendly methods.

Filthy carpets can be a potential health risk for you and your loved ones. Remember those inexplicable allergies? That could be your carpet! Not many people are aware but keeping carpets clean improves of the air that you breathe. Don't shy away from cleaning your carpets professionally because of the expense, as they say, health is wealth! Here are a few reasons to include professional carpet cleaning in your yearly expenses.

Carpets take a beating in an actively used home, especially in high traffic areas, and as much as we would like to always clean our favorite rugs or carpets professionally, it is not always possible to do that for economic reasons. However, if you follow these simple DIY steps, you will be able to maintain rugs and keep them looking good as new. Here are some steps to help you keep your carpets clean.'s "Homeowner Styles" series features contributions from style savvy homeowners who open the doors to their home to welcome the HomeTriangle audience and share their thoughts and ideas about the special spots in their homes and the aesthetic elements that came together to craft one of a kind decor and interiors! In this feature Neha Agarwal describes her friend Nithya Chandramouli's home, a zen-like space with a dull gold theme flowing through the interiors.