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How to Create a Glamorous Bedroom (like Laura Ashley)

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There’s nothing like a Laura Ashley bedroom. As soon as you walk into a Laura Ashley space, your senses are assaulted; the room oozes with elegance and opulence and the furnishings and delicately placed decorations make you feel instantly at ease. Our bedrooms are one of the most important rooms in our homes. They are […]

Designer Details that Will Improve Kitchen Functionality

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The key to a great kitchen design is in the details – especially those that are so well done you don’t even notice them but ones that make a world of difference to you. After all, this is the most important goal of any kitchen, to be organised and functional for you but to appear […]

Everything You Need to Know About Choosing the Right Kitchen Appliances

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Many people want to run and hide under the covers when it comes to choosing kitchen appliances. It’s no surprise really as there is so much choice these days, but this is a good thing! With technological advances, today’s appliances are energy efficient and state-of-the-art which means not only will they give you a good […]

How To Let Your Kitchen Give You Time This Christmas

Christmas is a mad day. Whether you have a big or small family, the preparations for the festivities can start as early as October and the whole of Autumn is spent counting down to that one day where everything has to be ready. It’s almost a military mission, a group effort that involves the buying […]

How To Create the Perfect Bedroom for Winter Hibernation

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Having a cosy and warm bedroom in Winter is crucial to our happiness. It’s true, whether you love the season or not, there is nothing like watching the snow falling outside our window and being blissfully toasty with a hot cup of chocolate indoors. Although Winter does bring festivities, comfy clothes and warm cuddles, it […]

Is Your Bedroom The Ultimate Place Of Sanctuary?

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Our bedroom is the most important room in our lives, from it being a playroom when we were young to an escape when we were teenagers, all the way up to becoming our haven when we reach adulthood; our bedrooms are a place of comfort to us, a space where we can truly be ourselves […]

Spruce Up Your Kitchen with These 8 Simple Remodel Tips

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Want a new kitchen but don’t have the funds? Or are you planning on a remodel, but don’t know where to start? Whatever your position, we have some remodel tips that can transform any space from outdated to modern and timeless. The important thing to keep in mind when renovating and remodelling is the big […]

8 Kitchen Design Mistakes: What Not to Do

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Whether a complete kitchen remodel or a few upgrades here or there, kitchen renovations can be big projects for homeowners in terms of time, expense and all the different variables there are to consider. However, out of a lot of the rooms in the house, the kitchen is one project that will last you for […]

Designing a Kitchen that will Increase the Value of Your Home: A How to Guide

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The kitchen is the heart of the home; a space that is frequently used for cooking and dining, socialising, entertaining, working and so much more. We as homebuyers tend to pay extra attention to the kitchen when we view a house, most probably as it makes up such a big part of our lives, and with so much interest invested in one social space, this can often be the final deciding factor when buying a home.