The inside story on Newburgh Priory

Newburgh Priory is a stunning but little-known stately home with plans for a 21st century update. It also offers festive fun, a family curse and the headless body of Oliver Cromwell. Sharon Dale reports.

How to find a cut-price affordable home

A discount scheme can take up to 30 per cent off the cost of a home but you have to turn detective to find it, says Sharon Dale.

Cargotechture made easy

An enterprising duo has taken the stress out of converting shipping containers into garden buildings. Sharon Dale reports.

Lovely five-bedroom house in Methley set in extensive grounds

Set in a semi-rural position in extensive grounds, this four-bedroom semi-detached house on Watergate, Methley, has plenty of appeal and will make someone a lovely family home. It has a good sized lounge, separate dining room, office and conservatory and a  downstairs shower room with WC. All four bedrooms are doubles and there is a four-piece […]

7 Tips for Hallway Storage When You Have Limited Space

Original article first published on Houzz Good storage is the first line of defence against clutter, but if you’re lacking in hallway space, it can be difficult to keep on top of everyday items such as coats, bags and shoes. Fear not – these smart storage solutions should give you plenty of ideas for how […]

Thinking of a kitchen extension? Here’s a beginner’s guide

Original article first published on Houzz Where once kitchens were small spaces to be concealed, people now love to have large, open cookspaces that form an important part of living. Extending a home to create that big, airy space is increasingly popular – and it’s a great way to add value, too. Here’s what you […]