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30/04/2021

Spring Cleaning Essentials

Spring has finally arrived and it is that time of the year when many of us love to deep clean our homes. It can be rewarding to get the winter dust cleared out and rid of the things we no longer need or use. For some this can seem like a daunting and time consuming task but it does not always have to be. We at TJ’s have come up with our most loved cleaning essentials that will make your spring cleaning as quick, easy and as stress-free as possible... Read More

29/08/2019
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Back To School Routines & Tips

As the start of September rolls around, the new school year is upon us. While some of us may be craving the routine and order the school day brings, for many it’s an exhausting few weeks as we adjust to the early starts and long days. For many though, the start of the new term is an opportunity to get organised and implement new routines to make the relentless life admin (cooking, cleaning, ironing, morning routines, homework!) more efficient and to make more time for fun and relaxation. Read on... Read More

Cleaning Essentials Mrs Hinch 29/05/2019
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Cleaning Essentials Mrs Hinch Would Approve Of

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you will have heard of Mrs Hinch, the cleaning fanatic from Essex, turned Instagram mega-influencer. Since launching her account just twelve months ago, she’s garnered a loyal fanbase of over 2.4 million followers, all eager to pull on their marigold’s. She’s even landed herself a bookdeal, “Hinch yourself Happy. All the best cleaning tips to shine your sink and soothe your soul.”   Spend five minutes scrolling through her Instagram Highlights, and you’ll see why this girl next door appeals to so many.... Read More

19/03/2019

Dusting off for Spring: The best Products to deep clean your house

There’s a glimmer of hope in the air as the temperature slowly rises, leaves begin to appear,  plants start to flower and soon the signs will show, that spring has finally sprung. With the changing of the seasons bringing a fresh new feel outside, it’s inevitable that you’ll also want to refresh, rejuvenate and completely blitz your home, Mrs Hinch style. Out with the cosiness of winter and the scents of cinnamon spice and in with the clean, fresh spring linen and a good old dust. To make the most... Read More

12/09/2018

10 Ways to Make Your Home Cosy

As we say goodbye to summer, it’s time to start making your home warm and cosy in preparation for the new season. At TJ Hughes we have a whole range of soft furnishings, home accessories and electricals at up to 70% off the RRP, to ensure your home is a cosy safe haven for those who enjoy hibernating during the colder months of the year. Get ready for hot chocolate topped with marshmallows, curling up on the sofa and listening to the rain outside. Here are 10 ways to make... Read More

05/09/2018
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Prepare Your Kitchen for the Return of the Great British Bake Off

The Great British Bake Off is back but is your kitchen ready for the weeks of pastries, cupcakes, tray bakes and divine, delicious creations? Let TJ Hughes help you prepare your kitchen with affordable bakeware and kitchen essentials. What challenges do we expect the contestants to face this year? Last year, contestants were faced with a sticky toffee apple cake challenge, a molten chocolate pudding technical challenge and for the final, bakers were given a signature challenge which required contestants to bake a batch of 12 small loaves, featuring different... Read More

16/07/2018
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5 Things You Can Grow Without a Garden

One of our favourite sayings is, “plant seeds and grow dreams”, but how can you do this without a garden? In the UK, there are plenty of ways to grow your own food without the need for a garden or outside space. Delicious fruit and vegetables can be grown in a number of remarkably easy and innovative ways. So here are five things you can grow without a garden. Strawberries The taste of British summertime, strawberries are perfect for salads, healthy snacks or to enjoy drizzled in chocolate sauce. You... Read More

18/06/2018
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Top 5 Ways to Pamper Yourself Before Bedtime

We all have those days when things don’t quite go to plan and stress gets the better of us. Whether you’re running around after little ones, balancing family life and work, or simply caught up in life’s busyness, it’s important to look after yourself, as well as everyone else. A little me time will not only help to reduce your stress levels, but it will also give you the perfect opportunity to pamper yourself. Here are 5 simple ways to take some much-needed time out. Wear Something Soft and Comforting... Read More