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Going to stay with a friend or relative this spring? You might want to reconsider!

One in four of us refuse to have guests stay 15% of us don’t give clean sheets or towels 22% of us don’t bother cleaning at all With springtime upon us, we carried out a study to find out just how much spring cleaning Brits plan on doing before having guests to stay the night. We surveyed […]

Design your own Easter eggs

Easter is just around the corner, and it’s time to get crafty. The bank holiday weekend means you’ll need plenty of activities to keep your kids busy, and we’ve got you covered. The shops are filled with Easter eggs, and you could just pick one off the shelf… but, where’s the fun in that? Why […]

Revealed: The top five funniest sofa moments in British TV history

We’re used to sitting on the sofa to tune into our favourite shows, but the simple sofa can also be the star of the scene, as new research into our funniest TV moments shows. We polled the public to discover the top sofa moments from British TV, spanning the country from the home of The […]

Mother’s Day – where does it come from?

Mother’s Day celebrations are thought to date back to ancient Romans and Greeks, who held festivals to honour the mother of goddesses Rhea and Cybele, however Mothering Sunday as we know it is actually an early Christian festival held on the forth Sunday of lent. In modern times, many think of Mother’s Day and Mothering […]

Get the enchanted look: Beauty and the Beast

As the highly anticipated retelling of Beauty and the Beast is set to be released in the UK, people everywhere will be thinking about how they can add a touch of the magic of the film to their own homes. Set in a magical castle, the grand décor may be too fantastical for some, however […]

How much do you know about St Patrick?

On the 17th March every year, Irish spirit kicks in, the world is painted green and Guinness is drank by the gallon, but how much do you know about the man being celebrated? Irish folklore tells us that St Patrick famously chased the snakes out of Ireland in the 5th century, but the patron saint […]

Dining table turn-offs

When it comes to dating, some things can be instant deal breakers, and in our recent survey we discovered that bad table manners really can make or break a relationship. In fact, almost half (49.4%) admitted they would end a relationship over bad dining etiquette… and we have a feeling the other half will be […]

Treat yourself to a European city break this spring

We’re entering into that period between Christmas and the summer when you are probably in need of a break. Not quite a full holiday, just a nice weekend away to give you the pickup you need before the warm weather arrives. There are loads of great deals available for European city breaks. In fact, you’re […]

Revealed: The top five funniest sofa moments in TV history

The Big Bang Theory turns ten this year, so to celebrate we polled the public in search of the top five funniest sofa moments throughout TV history. Speaking of how sofas contribute to some of our favourite TV shows’ funniest moments, David Bryan of the British Film Design Guild commented: ‘Of all the furniture in a frame, the […]

Choosing the perfect sized sofa for your home

Is it time for a new sofa? But, what style should you go for? What shape should you choose? All of these questions need to be answered before you purchase your new sofa. Once you’ve decided on the material and style you’d like, we recommend measuring your living room before visiting a store or browsing […]