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Some of the Best Plants to Add Colour to the Garden in Autumn

A few favourite early autumn plants that will bring beautiful hues to your outdoor space Houzz UK contributor and award-winning landscape and garden designer. Claudia de… More Despite the shortening days, the month of October can bring a richness of colour to the garden thanks to the many late-flowering bulbs, perennials, grasses and foliage. Added to this are the fruits ...

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Kitchen Tour: A Victorian Semi With a Kitchen Full of Character

A family renovate their period home and create a cookspace that mixes old and new perfectly Houzz UK Editorial Staff. I’m a freelance journalist with more than 13 years’ experience… More When the owners of this Victorian semi bought it, the house was, in fact, two separate flats. The plan was to turn the property back into a single family ...

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Statement Curtains to Upgrade Any Room

To use curtains or not to use curtains? This has been a constant question for many of us throughout the years of decorating and redecorating our home. Using the correct pattern and fabric can make all the difference in the way a room is displaced. Curtains have the ability to completely change the aesthetics of a room by simply switching ...

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10 Gorgeous Ways to Light Your Bathroom Vanity Mirror

Brighten up your bathroom sink with one of these illuminating ideas Houzz UK Editorial Staff. I’m a freelance journalist with more than 13 years’ experience… More From wall sconces to pendants, there are many ways you can light up your vanity mirror. Whichever route you choose, always use a qualified electrician to ensure your fittings comply with regulations. And if ...

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Kitchen Tour: Open-plan Living in a Converted Scottish Farmhouse

Hi-tech features and a rustic backdrop come together in this characterful kitchen Houzz UK contributor. Freelance interiors journalist with over 20 years’ experience… More Designing a kitchen for a professional chef perhaps presents more of a daunting task than usual, particularly when the space to kit out is an ancient barn that needs to be gutted and rebuilt virtually from ...

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Which Shade-loving Bulbs to Plant Now for Spring

Bulbs can bloom beautifully without much sunlight, and plant them right and you’ll have a series of flowers for months Houzz Ireland Contributor Patricia Tyrrell is an award winning landscape and garden… More It’s the perfect time for planting spring bulbs, and they’re good news if you want to liven up some shady spots in your outdoor patch – under ...

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Porch and Patio Idea You’ll Want to Steal This Fall

Once the month of September arrives, it is time to begin revamping our décor and adding fall vibes to it. One of the areas of the home that many times get overlooked when it comes to adding season and holiday décor is the porch and patio area. Many times, these areas get overlooked because we don’t necessarily use them all ...

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Ikea Kitchen Design Ideas

IKEA is many people’s first choice when it comes to good quality, low cost home furnishings. If you are remodeling your kitchen, an IKEA kitchen design may be the perfect choice. A complete kitchen remodel can cost from $19,000 to more than $113,000. Your kitchen is one of the most important rooms in your home, and needs to have appliances ...

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9 Bedroom Choices Guaranteed to Divide Opinion

How many of these sleep space design dilemmas have you and your partner had to resolve? Houzz UK Editorial Staff. I’m a freelance journalist with more than 13 years’ experience… More When it comes to designing and decorating a bedroom for two, there will undoubtedly be issues that have to be compromised on. Check out these common niggles and find ...

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Maximise Every Inch of Storage Space with a Walk-in Wardrobe

From finding a location to planning the interior, here’s how to create a walk-in wardrobe to suit your home and budget Houzz UK Contributor: I’m a London-based freelance journalist with many years of… More If you’ve dismissed the dream of a walk-in wardrobe because of a lack of space or finances, think again. You might still be able to have ...

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Subway Tiles – The Fascinating Story Of Their Versatility

The subway tile trend is strong and popular, especially in kitchens and bathrooms. Its history dates back to the early 1900s when the New York subway system was unveiled. It featured these beautiful walls covered in white 3”x6” tiles and it didn’t take long for interior designers to adopt the look when remodeling homes. Kitchen subway tiles are very popular and ...

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10 Things You Should Do Now to Declutter Your Garden for Winter

Summer’s over and autumn’s here, so it’s a great time to see what’s lurking outside and prepare for the months ahead Professional Organiser in Yorkshire and a member of APDO (Association of Professional… More With the change in weather (and colour of the leaves) comes a good reminder to tidy up from the season just gone. Check out these tips ...

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