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Get the autumn winter look

Is your living room starting to look a little tired? It’s time for a shake-up, and we’re here to help. This year’s autumn winter trends are packed with exciting styles that will give your home a new feel overnight. To help you get started, our interior design experts have selected their must have trends this […]

The big questions to ask before buying a new sofa

With so much style and variety available at ScS, choosing the right sofa can be a difficult task. To help you get started we’ve put together a useful checklist that ensures you find the perfect sofa to suit your lifestyle. What shape should you choose? Corner sofa, 3 seater, 2 seater, sofa bed…. Start by measuring […]

Five top tips for choosing the perfect flooring

There’s nothing quite like that ‘new, new’ smell of a brand new carpet. Updating your flooring can be a simple and cost effective way to freshen up and reinvigorate your home, and with a catalogue full of different styles, patterns and types, we’ve compiled our top tips when it comes to choosing or identifying the […]

Maximise space in your home

Whether you live in a studio flat or a four bed house, space is a much desired commodity. If you’re struggling to make space in your home; don’t worry, our interior design experts are here with some simple decorating solutions to help you to maximise the space you have. Sofa beds Forget the horrific 90s […]

Take a seat – make a summer splash with a statement chair!

With Spring officially underway, Pantone has released its top 10 colours for the season. The palette of bright and earthy shades is described by Pantone as a mixture of vitality, relaxation, and the great outdoors, and includes Pink Yarrow, Pale Dogwood, Island Paradise, Hazelnut and Greenery. Simon Nicholson, Furniture Buying Director at ScS, believes the […]

Carpet, laminate or vinyl – what type of flooring should you choose?

Flooring is always a subject for debate when it comes to decorating your home. Everyone has their view on what looks best, but it’s important to take your lifestyle into account before making a decision. We’ve looked into the plus points of all three flooring styles, so you can decide which type of flooring is […]

Stripes, plaids and geometric patterned carpets – make a statement with your stairs!

Hallways and staircases are some of the busiest areas of a home, and often provide a vital first impression for visiting guests. Unfortunately, they’re also sometimes forgotten or neglected, as we focus on sprucing up our main living areas. Farren Murphy, Commercial Manager at ScS, believes the perfect way to refresh your hallway and stairs […]

Bring your dining room to life this spring

Spring is fast approaching, and there is no better time to give your home a fresh look. With the evenings getting longer and the temperatures rising, a family meal at a nice dinner table is suddenly becoming very appealing. The hard part is choosing the right table and décor for your home. But, don’t worry. […]

What kind of sofa should you chose – leather or fabric?

Choosing the ideal sofa for your home is a big decision. Once you’ve decided on the style of sofa you want, it very quickly boils down to the next big question – leather or fabric? Here are some useful tips about the advantages of each material that will hopefully make your decision easier. Appearance Fabric […]

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 […]