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

Woman planning her interior design
Home & Garden

The top 10 rules of interior design

How to revamp, repaint and update your home.

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Colourful clothes in a wardrobe
Home & Garden

How to store clothes

Make more space in your wardrobe by storing seasonal clothes.

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Kono the wolf hybrid
Home & Garden

Home hospice care for pets

Demand is growing for this specialised service.

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Silverware
Home & Garden

How to clean silver

Find out how to get your silver sparkling again.

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Interior designer
Home & Garden

Should you hire an interior designer?

We ask the experts why they recommend using an interior designer.

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Brass doorknob
Home & Garden

How to clean brass

Over time, brass may tarnish as dirt and grease build up on the surface.

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Tidy front of house
Home & Garden

Increase your home's kerb appeal

Spruce up the front of your house with these quick fixes.

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Gold
Home & Garden

How to clean gold

Find out how to make your gold sparkle.

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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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