Home Improvement

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  • Home Improvement

    Ageing in Comfort: Elderly-Friendly Bathroom Design

    It’s a simple, irrefutable fact of life – we all grow old. As we age, our bodies change, and tasks that were once simple can become a bit more challenging. Nowhere is this more evident than in the bathroom, a space that should feel safe and comfortable, but can sometimes feel like navigating an obstacle course. This article aims to share some handy tips and tricks to transform your bathroom into a haven of safety and ease of use. We’ll explore some elderly-friendly bathroom designs that prioritise comfort without compromising on style. So, whether you’re planning ahead for your golden years or looking to assist a loved one, keep reading…

  • Biophilic Design: Incorporating Nature into Your Home
    Decorating,  Home Improvement

    Biophilic Design: Incorporating Nature into Your Home

    Ever feel more relaxed and energized when surrounded by nature? You’re not alone! Biophilic design, incorporating natural elements into our home environment, has grown increasingly popular over the last decade. From adding gorgeous green plants everywhere to incorporating natural materials such as wood and stone, biophilic design is a way to bring calming vibes, improved health benefits, and beautiful aesthetics into your space, all while connecting with mother earth. Read on to learn how you can easily add eco-friendly touches that truly embrace biomimicry in your home! What is Biophilic Design? Biophilic design is an approach to architecture and interior design that connects people with the natural world. It’s based…

  • Environment,  Home Improvement

    Which Materials are the Most Sustainable in Interiors?

    Sustainability can often seem daunting when it comes to redesigning your home interiors or conceiving a new piece of furniture. With so many different choices on the market, what materials should you use to ensure your design is as environmentally friendly and ecologically conscious as possible? This blog post aims to answer that question by exploring which natural and manufactured materials are best suited to eco-friendly interior décor. Read on to learn more about the latest greenest finishes, fibres and surfaces! 1. Cork     Cork is incredibly durable and can withstand wear and tear better than many other materials on the market today. Although soft and lightweight, cork has…

  • Decorating,  Home Improvement

    Design & Planning Tips for a New Home Nursery

    Are you expecting a new addition to your home soon? Preparing a nursery can be both exciting and daunting. You want to make sure it not only looks beautiful but feels tranquil and safe – providing the perfect place for little ones to rest and explore. As an interior designer with many years of experience working on spectacular nurseries for both parents-to-be, I’ve compiled some tips that will help you create the ultimate escape for the newest family member! 1. Choose wood or laminate flooring When it comes to selecting a floor for your nursery design, you may want to consider either wood or laminate flooring. Wood adds a classic…

  • Home Improvement

    13 Essential Considerations for Designing a Guest Bedroom

    Are you looking for ways to create a guest bedroom oasis? Whether it’s your first go at designing a space or you’ve done it plenty of times before, the key is to come up with a plan that suits your needs and style while also ensuring that guests feel comfortable and welcome. We all know how important this room is — after all, as they say, “you never get a second chance to make a first impression”. That’s why this blog post covers all of the important elements that should be taken into consideration when creating the perfect guest bedroom. From practical decisions like accessorising and leaving extra storage space…

  • Decorating,  Home Improvement

    10 Colourful Alternatives to a Plain White Bathroom

    If you’re thinking of refreshing your bathroom, why not ditch the plain white background and consider adding some much-needed pops of colour? A white bathroom has its obvious benefits – it looks clean and brighter with bigger windows – but at the same time also risks feeling dull and monotonous. By injecting some interesting hues into your powder room, you can create a space that is both visually captivating and serves as an escape from life’s everyday hustle. We know that choosing the right colours for such a wet area isn’t always easy, so today, we will help you by introducing ten vibrant alternatives to an all-white bathroom! 1. Try…

  • Home Improvement

    12 Affordable Ways to Update Your Kitchen on a Budget

    Have you ever looked at your kitchen and felt like it might be stuck in a bygone era? You know the feeling—the style is outdated, maybe shabby or uncomfortable. The good news is that you don’t have to break the bank to upgrade your kitchen. With just a few tweaks and clever DIYs, you can update your kitchen on a budget without sacrificing style. In this blog post, we’ll show you 12 affordable tricks for giving your cooking space the perfect facelift – read on if you’re looking for fresh ideas and inspiration! 1. Replace your cabinet and drawer handles A budget kitchen update doesn’t have to be a daunting…