Meet Twanny & his miniature models of traditional Maltese fishing boats
Twanny is an ex-fisherman from Marsaxlokk who builds miniature models of Maltese fishing boats; his collection includes replicas of modern fishing vessels...
Decor & Design
Meet Vivacity, the team greening up Malta’s walls and rooftops!
With a one-off cost, VIVACITY will be able to install a maintenance-free green roof and/or green wall for you, maintain it, as well as dual ceiling fans for both summer and winter. The result? You’ll be managing costs, insulating and protecting your home, and greening Malta and improving biodiversity.
Local artists, designers, and stylists on House.mt you can work with
For this article, we want to highlight some of the workshops and talks that will be held at the marketplace on Friday and Saturday.
Making Malta’s Streets Great Again: Part 2
In the words of MaltaDoors curator Lisa Gwen, “Beautiful towns like Burano or Cinque Terre [that attract thousands of tourists] did not come about and are not maintained by accident.”
8 perfect space-saving gardening ideas for small areas
Small gardens are intimate spaces that require careful thought when choosing features and plants. But just because you have a small garden,...
[Guide] Renting and hosting in Malta: How to set it all up and guarantee success!
There’s no question about it, staying close to shimmering attractions at fancy hotels makes for a shiny vacation, but it’s often confined to a weekend. Thankfully, all a strange new place needs to feel like a second home is for you to spend time with its people.
How to design a Productive Home Office: 7 Research-backed Tips
It’s not hard to see the benefits to working from home: Imagine not having to deal with Malta’s traffic jams every morning (or worse, having to ride the bus!), the freedom to choose the environment you work in, and no noisy co-workers. But success comes with conditions: You need an iron will to stave off distractions, and to get yourself super organised.
Gardeners of Malta: Liz Vella
Adopt the pace of nature, her secret is patience! We design the places around us,...
How-to's & DIY
Guide to maintaining and choosing Butcher Block Countertops in Malta
For this article, we focus on what makes a butcher's block different from other options on the market, and how to maintain it.
10 Purrfect tips to keep the cat(s) Happy & Healthy in your Home
Cats are known to be very independent creatures and at times moody ones. However, that doesn’t mean they don’t need tender and...
From Local Artists & Designers: 7 Ways to Add Maltese Character into your Kitchen
We asked local interior designers, stylists, and aesthetes to share their ideas with us what they think truly adds Maltese character to a kitchen.
11 Maltese Online stores that deliver furniture, furnishings & home decor [20/08]
Online shopping in Malta is skyrocketing in popularity, and it's no longer just limited to takeaways and small goods; today, you can...
Tech Up Your House
6 Budget-Friendly Home Technologies to keep Electricity Bill low
One thing that is sometimes easy to notice between low and high-income households is their energy efficiency, consumption and electricity...
A 6-Step Guide to Lighting up your Kitchen
The Kitchen has become firmly entrenched as a mini work-hub: It’s where we sort mail, read, do our homework, prepare signature meals for a special occasion, and gather with our friends after dinner parties. This multi-functional, highly visible space needs layers of illumination to make it really shine, and this article will go over the different stages of how to light up your kitchen.
Peculiar design choice raises lots of questions across Malta’s online circles
At House.mt, we try to focus our coverage on positive, uplifting design work in Malta, but even to us white-hat wearing writers,...
Żejtun Homeowner upcycles Cabinet with a traditional Maltese bus inspired design
Alex Caruana, a frequent contributor in the popular local private group Id-Dar Maltija, has transformed a cabinet by giving it a design...
GUEST POST: Detail is what separates the extraordinary from the ordinary
“Detail is what separates the extraordinary from the ordinary.” This has always been my motto when it comes...
It’s here! ‘Gray to Green’ Scheme Will Open on the 15th of February
Greening up the facade of your home, apartment block, shop or office is about to get easier thanks to the 'Gray to...
The best smart home devices for 2021
Unmatched in their potential for cost savings and convenience, the list of smart home products continues to grow in exciting directions: We...