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Painting with Bold Colours

Painting with Bold Colours. Painting all your walls white is a thing of the past. Today using bright and bold colours can be quick, easy and inexpensive and totally transform your living space into one that’s alive and inviting. Here are some top tips for painting with colour: Dark colours – When painting with dark […]

Decorating Open Plan Spaces

Decorating Open Plan Spaces. Open plan living areas can be a homeowner’s dream. Both practical and stylish, open plan spaces allow the light to flow and give easy interaction between people no matter what they are doing. A shared space for cooking, living and eating has become the heart of the modern home, a perfect […]

To Recline or Not to Recline?

To Recline or Not to Recline? Perfect for putting your feet up, recliners are the ultimate in home comfort. Dating back as early as the 1800s, the style has evolved into the modern recliners we know today. The tendency for Americans to put their feet up and lean back in their chairs led to the […]

Stain Removal

Stain Removal. Wine stains after that party, grass spots on your jeans, ketchup on your carpet and grease spots on your sofa. We all come face to face with a whole host of stains but what is the best way to tackle them? Here are a few do’s and don’ts when it comes to stain […]

Hard-wearing Carpets

Hard-wearing Carpets. A good carpet makes a house feel like a home so you are sure to want it to last. Hard-wearing carpets are an excellent choice for hectic homes as they are tough and practical while still maintaining the warmth and texture of a regular carpet. Typically used in high traffic areas, such as […]

Bringing the Outdoors In

Bringing the Outdoors In. Natural furnishings can cleverly create the feeling of the big outdoors and give your room a crisp, smooth and refreshing look. Your home is your haven and where you spend a lot of quality time so creating the perfectly peaceful pad should be at the top of your list this Spring. […]

Statement Chairs

Statement chairs are a popular trend for 2014 showing prominence in all furniture trade shows. They can bring a whole room together or proudly stand alone as a statement piece, really adding life to your space. Eyes will be drawn to the perfectly unique piece that sets your home apart from all the rest. From […]

Laminate Flooring

Laminate flooring is a popular and inexpensive way to transform any home into a practical yet stylish space. When choosing the perfect flooring always consider the colours, textures and styles you already have. The great advantage of laminate flooring is that it’s a great copycat of real wood flooring, but without the hefty price tag. […]

Decorating with Green

Decorating with Green. Today is St Patrick’s Day, so it would only be right to dedicate today’s post to the wonderful colour of green and how to decorate with it. Decorating with green can be daunting as it isn’t a common colour used throughout the home, but if it’s done properly it can look truly […]

Trend: Berry Bright

Trend: Berry Bright. Berry colours are exuberant and versatile and using them in your home adds an interesting twist to traditional decoration. Typically thought of as winter colours, spicy berries need not be restricted to the festive season. The most exciting aspect of the berry trend is the sheer range of colours you can use, […]