OUR JOURNAL

Our journal is a place where you will find our new blogs and stories. We comment on the housing market, give you links to Youtube videos on how to achieve our look and provide useful top tips on your own property presentation.

Why virtual staging will be crucial post-lockdown

Why virtual staging will be crucial post-lockdown

  This week we were featured in Property Investor Today discussing the re-opening of the housing market after these unprecedented times. For numerous reasons, it is vital that the housing and property market must be kick-started again and estate agents and...

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Virtually Staging your property during lockdown

Virtually Staging your property during lockdown

Our new virtual staging service is really important to the property market, during these unprecedented times vendors need to ensure their property is catching the eye of potential buyers. With viewings all over the country being put on hold or not taking place, home...

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Houses for Life after Lockdown- No2 Granary Barn

Houses for Life after Lockdown- No2 Granary Barn

Continuing with our blog series about perfect post-lockdown homes and the new ‘essential list’, our second featured home is Granary Barn. Not only does this home have multiple leisure facilities already integrated, there are plenty of rooms to convert into the perfect...

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15 different ways to use baking soda to clean your home!

15 different ways to use baking soda to clean your home!

Bicarbonate of soda or baking soda, can be found in most people’s kitchens. If not, it is easy to get hold of, not expensive and is a brilliant multi-tasker. it is not only useful for cooking, it can also work wonders as a cleaning product. Here are a few useful tips...

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Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – Weeks 5 and 6

Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – Weeks 5 and 6

Gosh, where does the time go? Two more weeks of lockdown just disappeared. Am I the only person still buried in work projects I intended to start when we went into lockdown? I seem to have been busy with the every day, blogging, keeping up with our lovely clients,...

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Houses for Life after Lockdown – No1 Manor Croft

Houses for Life after Lockdown – No1 Manor Croft

In our last blog I wrote about how this strange period we are going through right now will change what is on a house buyer’s ‘essential list’ once moving is possible again. This is the first of our featured homes that we believe will suddenly be offering pretty much...

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Houses for life after lockdown

Houses for life after lockdown

Has the current crisis made you begin to re-evaluate what you need in a home? We know, from our many conversations with estate agents, vendor clients and with our friends that so many people, stuck for weeks in their own four walls have realised that their perfect...

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Preparing to sell post-lockdown

Preparing to sell post-lockdown

There is so much anxiety about what will happen to the housing market this year. Many people have been holding off selling for up to three years, since the Brexit referendum, and Spring 2020 was definitely going to be their moment to make a change. We know too,  that...

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Spring Selling

Spring Selling

Traditionally the housing market gears up for its busiest time of year about now. Once the Easter holidays are over then many people list their homes for sale to catch the Spring rush in the market. Estate agents have relied on this trend for many years, even through...

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Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – week 4

Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – week 4

Last week, week 3, I started out feeling pretty down for all the reasons in my last blog. Lots of practical things, normally so easy, were proving to be almost impossible. I’m not known for my patience at the best of times so when things aren’t going well…..! The end...

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Pub Quiz!

Pub Quiz!

If you feel your mind is loosing its sharp edge during this lockdown, maybe its time to try a pub quiz with your friends! Zoom, Whatsapp and Skype provide great platforms to catch-up with family and friends and test your knowledge! As Lemon and Lime is based in the...

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Get to know team L&L!

Get to know team L&L!

If you've followed us on social media for a while you will know a little bit about what our team get up to both in and out of work. We thought it would be fun to ask them a handful of questions about their interests and what they have been doing whilst in isolation....

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Have you tried a virtual exercise class?

Have you tried a virtual exercise class?

As a business, we encourage all of our employees to maintain a healthy lifestyle and take part in regular exercise, not only for their physical health but also to maintain a healthy mental well being. Due to the current situation, we are unable to attend our usual...

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Why not have a go at painting furniture?

Why not have a go at painting furniture?

  Several years ago I had a collection of mismatched bedroom furniture and other odds and ends and so thought I’d have a go at painting some of them. I was immediately hooked! I used Annie Sloan chalk paint as I’d heard a lot about it and everyone said it was...

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