November 7, 2014 | Fun Tips |
The weather may be unseasonably warm at the moment, but winter is fast approaching. To help prepare your home for the colder months, at BuySpares we’ve compiled the essential “Winter Survival Kit”.
Find out the first eight items in the infographic below.Read more
September 10, 2014 | DIY & Home Improvement  |  Fun Tips |
Today’s date, September 10th, is unlikely to mean that much to any of you. In-fact it is likely that it’s just another Wednesday, meaning you’re halfway through your working week and nearer to the weekend. However, September 10th is more than this; it’s also “swap ideas day” – and at BuySpares we think that this day is one worth celebrating.Read more
August 22, 2014 | Fun Tips |
Now the Bank Holiday can always be hit-and-miss when it comes to the weather, which can often alter our plans; but with this being the last Bank Holiday weekend of the summer months (and until Christmas), we believe that it is worth making it one to remember – whether you’re staying at home or fancy taking a day trip.
For those of you stuck for ideas on how to spend the Bank Holiday, at BuySpares we have you covered, whether you’re staying in or going out.Read more
August 13, 2013 | Fun Tips |
A lot of people prefer the purer taste of bottled water, but it can be expensive. If you prefer filtered water then there are lots of ways to enjoy it around the home such as using a water filter jug system or if you have a modern American fridge freezer you may even be able to enjoy freshly filtered water straight from the fridge. But what if you’re on the go?
October 26, 2012 | Fun Tips  |  Money Saving Tips  |  Repair, Re-use & Recycle |
At BuySpares, our saying is “Repair Not Replace” and we’re always on the lookout for ways to help make your money go further – so far, in fact, that it just might need a plane ticket! So with that in mind, we’re back again, armed with more cool and quirky pieces of inspiration for your home that just might make you say “Oh, what a good idea!” and other assorted exclamations of delight (well, whatever floats your boat I suppose).
We’ve already shared some ideas in our Unusual and Useful Tips for Around the Home – Part One post, and now we’ve got a handful of other money saving DIY hacks for you to try around the home.
September 7, 2012 | Fun Tips  |  Repair, Re-use & Recycle |
If you are a regular reader of our blog, then you know that we love to provide lots of hints and tips for your home and garden. Here are a collection of quirky little tips to make some of your everyday tasks easier.
August 22, 2012 | Fun Tips |
Looking for something productive to do with the final bank holiday of the year? DIY? Gardening? As usual, it all depends on the weather.
If The Weather Is Gloomy-
August 7, 2012 | Fun Tips |
So, we are into the summer holidays, which means you may be thinking of ways to keep your kids entertained. What is there to do? Well here are a few suggestions that will hopefully spark a few ideas off for you:Read more
May 30, 2012 | Fun Tips |
The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee is fast approaching, and what better way to celebrate her 60 year reign than with a party, which I’m sure most of us have planned to do. Hopefully we will be able to go ahead with our garden parties if the weather carries on being as great as it has been. Some of us will even participate in a good old fashioned street party. Britain will be covered in bunting and cheerful decorations. Patriotic red white and blue are the must have colours so get creative with your food and drink! Here are a few ideas to get you on your way to your Jubilee celebrations….Read more
February 22, 2012 | Fun Tips |
Pancake Day is over for another year and 73% of our poll agreed that a squeeze of lemon juice and a light dusting of sugar is the simplest and the best way to enjoy a pancake. Now that the scoffing of pancakes is over for another year you’ve probably got a few lemons left over, but there’s no way you should let these versatile little fruits end up in the bin!