Fashion for foliage

How to embrace the fashion for real and faux plants and flowers. Sharon Dale reports

The latest up-and-coming area in Harrogate

Franklin RoadPrice: £700,000www.struttandparker.com, tel: 01423 561274, www.struttandparker.com

Real Home: artist Maria Keki

Artist and art teacher Maria Keki’s home is part of the York Open Studios trail. Sharon Dale had a preview. Pictures by Gary Longbottom.

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 […]