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21 decorating hacks for rental properties

Just because you’re renting doesn’t mean you need to settle for someone else’s design style. We’re sharing 21 clever and cheap tricks to create...

In the garden: Autumn gardening guide

Supported by Merry People Autumn is a beautiful time of year. The days become mild and mellow as the crazy heat starts to subside. There's...

How to mix vintage decor into a modern home

There’s a growing trend in home decorating towards personalisation. In 2024, it’s all about breaking away from that ‘showroom perfect’ aesthetic in favour of...

12 genius ideas for awkward under-stair space

We're always looking for ways to make areas of our home more beautiful and more functional. If there's one zone of the home we...

Unleashing the power of colour in interior design

Today we're delving into one of the key elements of design — colour! We're constantly getting reader requests for tips on how to apply...

How to style an entry: Create an entrance that’s beautiful and functional

The tricks to styling your entry are much the same as styling any zone of the home but as this space can be a...

Creative patio paving concepts to elevate your outdoor sanctuary

Looking to uplift your outdoor space? New outdoor paving can be on the wish list for many because of how it adds functionality and...

Bring on a burst of colour with potted colour: Where to use flowering pot plants in your home

This article came about thanks to a reader's request (our fave kind of articles to write). She wanted to know the best way to...

Florist approved: 5 tips to make hydrangeas last longer

It's no secret we love fresh flowers in the home! Not only do they smell amazing, they also add colour and life. And one...

5 outdoor materials to revamp your patio: Alfresco design inspo

Making the most of the midsummer heat in your backyard is still feasible. Whether you're looking for a simple weekend DIY project or quick...

Room-by-room guide to using crystals: What crystals to use and where in your home

There’s no denying that crystals have become a popular décor piece in interior styling but there’s more to crystals than just their outer beauty....

Minimising stress when selling your home

Getting your home ready for sale can be one of the most daunting and stressful experiences… we even read that some researchers found it...

What are the birth month flowers and their meaning? Your complete guide

You would have heard of the zodiac signs and probably birth stones too. But did you know we also have birth flowers? Each month...

10 tips for successful kitchen planning

Supported by ASKO You’ve heard the saying a million times — ‘The kitchen is the heart of the home’ — and it couldn’t ring more...

Stylish handles to refresh your interiors or update tired furniture

It's incredible the transformation new, stylish handles can make to a dated room or tired furniture! Recently, expert Rapid Renovator Naomi Findlay shared her top...

Trend alert: Growing and styling plants in water

All across the globe, people have taken propagating plants in water (or hydroponic gardening) to a whole new level of style... we'd go as...

What bathroom mirror to buy: How to choose the perfect bathroom mirror

Mirrors are an essential element in any bathroom... but there's a lot more to them than function alone! The right bathroom mirror can completely...

Country-style interior trends for 2024

The new year means a fresh wave of interior design trends to inspire and transform our homes. And if the 2024 trends tell us...

How window cleaning robots handle different window shapes

If you’re tired of squeezing into tight spaces or dangling from dangerous heights to clean your windows, it’s time to look towards automation. Window...

Fit for royalty: Bedroom trends to try in 2024

2024 is already set to be a year that redefines what a bedroom looks like and what it provides. With colour and prints gaining...

Celebrate your home with a house portrait: 5 artists to consider

We've heard of portraits, perhaps even pet portraits, but have you come across house portraits? Just as the name suggests, it involves creating a...

Stylish kitchen sink materials for all budgets

We often hear the saying that tapware is the jewellery of a kitchen... But in recent years, kitchen sinks have also become a focal...

How to create a digital mood board

You’ve heard me talk a lot about how great mood boards are to help you visualise a space — whether that’s a room makeover...

Quick and easy ways to style your laundry for less

For one of the most high-functioning rooms in the house, why is it the humble laundry often gets missed in the styling stakes? Our...