Homes & Gardens

Creating Your Perfect Bedroom Oasis - Tips and Trends for 2024

Creating the perfect bedroom oasis is about crafting a personal sanctuary that promotes relaxation, reflects your style, and meets your needs. As we look towards 2024, the trends in bedroom design emphasise comfort, personalisation, and functionality, guiding us toward choices that make our...

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Summer Savings: How to Lower Your Utility Bills

Energy bills and water rates have increased in most properties across the UK, and you might be eager to save as much money as possible on electricity, gas, and water.

As the days are becoming longer and warmer, you must consider the different ways to reduce your outgoings and protect your finances during warmer months. Save money this summer by learning how to lower your utility...

Revitalise Your Living Space - DIY Room Makeovers on a Budget

Are you itching to refresh your home but worried about the cost? Fear not! Giving your space a new lease of life doesn't need to empty your wallet. With a little ingenuity and some DIY magic, any room in your house can be transformed into a fresh and stylish sanctuary.

Ready to get started? Here’s your guide to revamping your home beautifully yet economically.

Start with a...

experts reveal how to protect your furniture from sunlight bleaching and discolouration. 

April Heatwave: experts reveal how to protect your furniture from sunlight bleaching

With parts of the UK set to experience a mini heatwave this month, experts reveal how to protect your furniture from sunlight bleaching and discolouration.

UV rays can cause discolouration to your carpets, soft furnishings, and pictures. To help, the experts at Independent Advisor Windows have offered their tips on avoiding this.

Katharine Allison, energy-saving expert at...

How to create the perfect inviting hallway

Your hallway is the first thing guests see when they walk into your house. Therefore, you need to get this room right to create a positive first impression.

But how, exactly, do you create the perfect inviting hallway? What principles are at play?

Well, you’re about to find out. This post runs through some techniques you can use to make the space more inviting and set the...

Mastering Home Efficiency: Tips for Busy Professionals

For many professionals juggling the demands of their careers with the upkeep of their homes, finding ways to increase efficiency is more than a goal—it's a necessity. The challenge often lies in identifying strategies that can seamlessly integrate into a hectic schedule, transforming a potentially chaotic day into a series of manageable tasks. This article aims to bridge that gap, offering...

4 DIY Projects that Make Your Home More Accessible

Creating a home that is accessible is essential for ensuring older adults and those with disabilities can live independently and comfortably. Many homes are not designed for accessibility.

They pose a significant challenge to people with mobility issues. Creativity and DIY projects make a home accessible without costing a fortune. Listed here are some DIY projects that improve safety...

Which is the Best Mattress for Me?

We have so many mattress types on the market, which makes most people feel overwhelmed when choosing the right one for their bed. What material is good? How firm should it be? Which one is the best fit for my sleeping position? Below are a few tips to keep in mind when buying a mattress.

What is the Right Type of Mattress?

There are over five types of mattresses on the market today,...

Innovative Trends in High End Home Design

The world of luxury interior design is constantly evolving as new styles, materials and technologies emerge. For high-end design studios, staying on top of the latest trends is key to creating breathtaking living spaces for discerning clients. Here are some of the most innovative and exciting trends shaping high end home design today:


Sustainability has become a major...

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Five tips for avoiding mould in the home

New research from property experts reveals the everyday habits that are increasing the chance of mould in your home.

The study comes after finding that searches for ‘how to get rid of mould’ have increased 388% in the UK in the last 12 months.

Matthew Jenkins, Heating Expert at MyJobQuote says, “Everyday habits play a significant role in the prevalence of mould in our homes...

Essential tips for first-time buyers to get on the property ladder

Are you thinking of buying your first home? Whether you’ve rented for a while and you’re ready to consider this next step or you’ve been at your parents’ house and want to take the leap into home ownership, there are some key considerations to be aware of.

Here, we take a look at some key points to follow in order to get on the property ladder.

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