Thu 24 Apr 2014
It can often feel disappointing if you buy a house where one room is a lot smaller than the others. This is especially the case when that small room is one you intend on making into a bedroom.
A bedroom should feel comfortable and cosy and should be somewhere you can relax after a long day. It is important to remember that every room has potential, it's simply about finding the little tip ...read more
Thu 17 Apr 2014
If you had millions of pounds in the bank ready to invest in the property of your dreams where would you begin? Would you have an Olympic size pool? A mile long driveway? Would you build it in LA or London?
There are a lot of people who have been lucky enough to build and buy their dream home, creating some impressive properties across the globe. So in case you were wondering, here are the mos ...read more
Fri 11 Apr 2014
With the spring sunshine bouncing off our windows, is your home feeling as bright and airy as it should? Sometimes with the change of seasons it's nice to have a change in decor and really freshen up a room or two in your home.
You can make one big change or a few little changes within your property; it doesn't need to be anything drastic, just something fresh and different to give you ...read more
Fri 04 Apr 2014
Becoming more energy efficient is a great way to not only help the environment but also to help tighten your purse strings. There are the obvious big ways to make a difference to your home's energy efficiency, such as installing solar panels, but there are actually a lot of ways that you can save money and energy without having to break the bank:
Doors and Windows
Doors and windows are ...read more
Fri 28 Mar 2014
It may not feel like it with this cold and somewhat wintery weather, but spring is definitely here. The days are getting longer and soon we will be able to relax in the garden with a drink in hand, enjoying the warm breeze and beautiful trees and flowers around us.
It is easy to turn your house into a cosy hub of warmth when you are getting ready for winter, but how do you transform it into ...read more
Thu 20 Mar 2014
If you are tight on space and always looking for new ways to make your home feel bigger, then what could be more useful than multifunctional furniture.
With our fast, modern lifestyle always requiring us to be multitasking at home, these creative and original pieces of furniture have been created to help us do just that and make the most of the space in our home.
Check them out:
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Fri 14 Mar 2014
If you want to set your home apart from others without renovating it from top to bottom, the trick is to buy a few different pieces here and there that will turn your ordinary home into an extraordinary one. Here are some ideas to get you started:
Lighting can be used in a range of different ways to help give your home a bit of a wow factor. Just buying a few sleek modern lamps t ...read more
Fri 07 Mar 2014
The shabby chic trend was huge in 2013 and it doesn't seem to be slowing down any time soon. Upcycling involves taking old pieces of furniture and giving them a makeover, so that they look completely different and give your home a whole new style.
We understand that the idea of painting furniture yourself may sound daunting, but there is actually no easier theme to try than shabby chic if ...read more
Thu 27 Feb 2014
Winter tends to be quite a quiet time when it comes to the garden, but with spring showing signs of appearing soon in full force, it's time to get your garden ready for the months ahead. Your plants and flowers won't just transform overnight into a beautiful spring sensation, they need preparation and nurturing, as well as a bit of a make over to tidy up your whole garden.
By getting your g ...read more
Fri 21 Feb 2014
Regardless of whether you live in a small, cosy flat or a large, spacious mansion, there will always be a point where you crave a little bit more room or just want a space in your house to appear a bit bigger than it currently does.
If you are looking for a few easy ways to enhance your space and give your home a more welcoming and comfortable appearance, then look no further. This gu ...read more