Saga Magazine Author

Melanie Whitehouse

Melanie Whitehouse has written for most national newspapers and interiors magazines during her 30-year career. She is founder of the Book Lovers' Supper Club which brings top authors to mid Sussex, and is prevented from straying too far from home by an elderly Burmese rescue cat called Maisie.

Latest Articles from Melanie

Woolly jumper with a hole in
Home & Garden

How to get rid of clothes moths

Clothes moths can leave holes in natural fibres such as wool and silk.

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Eco-friendly cleaning products
Home & Garden

Make your home more eco-friendly

Little changes in our everyday lives can help the planet – and save money.

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Organised wardrobe
Home & Garden

Maximise your wardrobe space

Declutter, tidy up, and fold, and you’ll soon have a wardrobe to be proud of.

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Wallpaper in an alcove
Home & Garden

Wallpaper design rules

Read our tips for choosing the right wallpaper for the room.

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Kitten
Home & Garden

5 ways a cat can improve your life

Find out how a cat can improve your health and happiness.

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Kitchen shelves
Home & Garden

Revamp your kitchen on a budget

Quick and easy ways to update your kitchen.

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Welcoming home at Christmas
Home & Garden

Last-minute cleaning tips for Christmas

Make a great impression on guests with these tips for a welcoming festive home.

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Electrician wiring in a burglar alarm
Home & Garden

How to choose a burglar alarm

Read our guide to help you choose a burglar alarm for your home.

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Locking window
Home & Garden

How to secure your home to prevent burglars

Take these simple but effective measures to improve your home security.

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