How to Design a Kitchen That Really Works For You

Full article with thanks to The secret lies in fully understanding your layout Renovation shows regularly feature homeowners bemoaning their shadowy lighting, lack of kitchen storage, dated cabinets, and inadequate work surfaces. The urge to redesign is infectious. By the time you pull the trigger on your own remodel, you’ve cataloged all your “before” kitchen’s sins, down to the last … Read More

How to design a kitchen for entertaining

Whole article with thank to Understanding the way you plan to entertain your guests is the first step to designing a bespoke kitchen that is as functional as it is attractive The nights are drawing in, you’ve swapped T-shirts for soft knits and the central heating is back on: some of the tell-tale signs that autumn is close. As … Read More

10 Easy DIY projects and fun makes to do during the coronavirus lockdown for every room in the house!

Full article with thanks to Spend the next month ticking these simple tasks off your to-do list Wondering what to do with yourself at the weekend? We were, too, until we compiled this list of easy DIY tasks and projects to do during the coronavirus shutdown. We have jobs that will take minutes, an hour, half a day and … Read More

New blackout and soundproof blinds set to revolutionise how we sleep

Full article with thanks to We rather like the sound of these… he light sleepers among us will know the struggles of trying to sleep when there’s any level of noise pollution. Be it noisy neighbours or passing cars, the slightest sound can keep us awake at night. If you struggle to get a good night’s sleep due to such distractions … Read More

Kitchen Remodeling Ideas With Highest Impact on Resale Value

Whole article with thanks to There may be tons of reasons for you to seek remodeling your kitchen. Perhaps your family has grown and you feel the present space can no longer serve the big crowd in your home. Or maybe you’re just tired of the old, stale look and want to update your space. How about some functional changes? For a kitchen to deliver fully, … Read More

How to add value to property during lockdown? Get your home post-coronavirus-crisis ready

Whole article with thanks to THE CORONSVIRUS pandemic is ravaging the nation, and as the UK goes on lockdown and the death toll continues to rise – 578 confirmed deaths in the UK so far, more than a 100 dead in just one day – everyone is forced to self-isolate inside their homes. So to pass the time in … Read More

Lockdown making you hate your home? Try these eight trends from London Design Week

Whole article with thanks to Most of us are spending a lot more time at home thanks to the Coronavirus pandemic, throwing our bad decor decisions of the past into sharp relief. If you’re thinking of giving your home an overhaul, here are eight of the key trends from London Design Week 2020, held earlier this month at Design … Read More

Laura Jackson’s Take On Hosting A Virtual Dinner With Friends

Whole article with thanks Making do with the food you already have in your store cupboard offers an opportunity to get creative with your cooking, says Hoste supper club and lifestyle brand founder Laura Jackson. From stealthy recipe substitutions to getting the most out of the ingredients in your freezer, here’s how to share your love of food with … Read More

How to deep clean your house

Full article with thanks to Clean with confidence – the expert knowledge you need to keep bacteria and viruses at bay Since the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) hit the headlines, hygiene has become a hot topic. We all know that simple measures such as hand washing, and using and disposing of paper tissues, can help stop the spread of this and other … Read More

Kitchen trends 2020 – these latest designs are ahead of the curve

Full article with thanks to From cool colours to cabinetry, these latest kitchen designs are all ahead of the curve. We talked to the trend experts to find out what kitchen trends will be big in 2020. With cool new kitchen brands popping up and lots of innovative design ideas on display in kitchen showrooms across the country, there are plenty … Read More