Art of the home

Original art has never been more accessible and it will make all the difference to your home. Sharon Dale reports.

Real Home: Fast car style

This former granary has had a modern makeover thanks to a couple who have made interiors their business. Sharon Dale reports. Pictures by Angus Robertson.

For sale: a new life on the canal

This narrowboat was a first-time buyer’s dream home. Now it’s for sale with an affordable lifestyle. Sharon Dale reports. Pictures by Tony Johnson.

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 […]

How to get your garden ready for spring

Original article first published on Houzz Dreaming of a bright summer garden but the reality is a dreary plot of dead perennials, soggy grass and a lot of winter clutter? Take heart from the fact you’re not alone and follow these simple ideas to inspire you to plan ahead for the spring – and perhaps […]