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Toolbox Essentials

A well-equipped toolbox is essential for completing jobs around the home—everything from hanging a picture frame to putting together furniture or doing major home improvements, we at Myhills know the score. Here are the tools everyone should own, from the most minimalist toolbox to a kit for the experienced DIYer. First, let’s talk about how you’re…

Fish tank maintenance

At Myhills, we understand that to ensure your fish stay healthy, it’s vital that you keep the conditions of your tank optimal by regular maintenance. This routine upkeep and cleaning maintain the delicate eco system in your tank. Water in your aquarium can easily become harmful to your fish if it is not maintained correctly….

Choosing the right toy for your cat

Here at Myhills, we understand how daunting it can be standing in the toy aisle trying to choose something you think your cat will enjoy. All toys claim to be a perfect addition to your cat’s toy box, so how do you decide which to go for? So often, toys are left at the bottom…

Timely Tips for January

January is a time for fresh starts, renewed energy, and organisation for the year ahead. Jobs in the garden this month are mostly about keeping things tidy, and getting ready for spring. If you’re itching to get growing, there are a few things you can do besides the obvious planting bare root roses, chitting first…

Preparing your garden for spring

Although we are in the middle of winter, it’s never too early to think about preparing your garden for spring. Suddenly it will be nearing March, and you will be frantically seed sowing and nurturing your garden out of hibernation. Make use of these quieter winter months to get ahead in your spring garden. Order…

Storing Summer Harvest

Here at Myhills, we know how satisfying it is to be able to eat food from your garden amidst a cold, snowy winter. There is an abundance of summer-grown crops that can be stored with ease to nourish you and your family until the next growing season. Here are some things to keep in mind:…

Christmas Decorations

Myhills want to provide you with some fresh inspiration for this year’s Christmas decorations. Here are some tips and tricks for an injection of new ideas for your decs around the home!   For the ultimate stylish look, stick to a single theme around the home such as a colour palette or theme. Use this…

Keep your dog safe this Christmas

Myhills would like to send out a message this Christmas – keeping your pets safe. At Christmas time, everyone likes to get into the holiday spirit by singing Christmas songs, playing board games, drinking festive drinks, and – eating festive food. Although it is the time for giving, dog owners need to realise that not…

Coping with the cold

Myhills would like to remind customers of the risks the cold temperatures pose to pets. It is easy to forget that dogs are affected by the cold just as much as humans, but in different ways. Grit One of the biggest threats to healthy paws as temperatures fall, is the salt used to melt ice…

Real vs Artificial – Which tree will you choose?

The longstanding, yearly debate between households is looming… Do you prefer a real Christmas tree or an artificial one? Putting up decorations at Christmas is a time-honoured tradition, and Myhills want to help you make your decision a little easier this year. Here are a few things to remember when choosing which type of tree…