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

Desk fan
Home & Garden

How to keep your house cool

Tips and tricks for a cooler home to beat the heat.

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Cleaning decking
Home & Garden

How to clean decking

Keep your decking looking its best by giving it a good clean twice a year.

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Cleaning a microwave
Home & Garden

How to clean a microwave

Find out how to clean your microwave inside and out.

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Summer home
Home & Garden

Give your home a summer makeover

Let the light into your house this summer with these interiors ideas.

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Water feature
Home & Garden

Choosing a water feature for your garden

Read our tips for buying and caring for a water feature.

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Dusting
Home & Garden

How to dust

Read our dusting tips for a cleaner, more allergy-friendly house.

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Garden party
Home & Garden

How to throw a winning garden party

Tips and ideas for a successful summer garden party.

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Cleaning grout
Home & Garden

How to clean grout

Grubby grout instantly brings down a bathroom or kitchen.

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Cleaning a window
Home & Garden

How to clean windows

Find out how to clean windows for beautifully clear and streak-free glass.

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