By Martin Hart on Tue 17 May 2022
Bathroom renovations can cost a fair penny or two for a complete overhaul, and depending on the size of your home, it can include day-to-day disruption within your home. However, there are some more straightforward ways to improve the aesthetics of your bathroom, making it more practical and stylish.
By Martin Hart on Fri 06 May 2022
The joys of summer need not be limited to outside your home. As your garden space flourishes with new life and vibrant colours, you too can invite a sense of warmth into your kitchen through a re-invigorating redesign.
By Martin Hart on Mon 04 April 2022
All styles are possible with carefully placed interior design, from absorbing all that sun to providing a cool breeze indoors. Read all about the latest trends that will help you bring summer into your home this year.
By Martin Hart on Wed 30 March 2022
The right lighting scheme is essential to any interior design and can drastically change the look of any room, but a single lighting scheme will not work for every room. Taking the time to customise your lighting to suit the room's specific needs will dramatically enhance its aesthetics without losing its practical uses.
In today's blog, we give you a brief guide to lighting design and see how light fittings can be utilised to produce the best lighting effects, enhancing the look and feel of the rooms in your home.
By Martin Hart on Fri 04 March 2022
Antique or vintage décor imparts a sense of age that is inviting and comforting to see. But unfortunately, many vintage styles were weeded out of our homes for many years as new practicalities required changes to be made.
The vintage design style has passed the test of time, though and is now making a comeback, with real (or faux) vintage items returning to our homes with beautiful results.
By Martin Hart on Fri 04 February 2022
When choosing the right doors for your home, it's easy to overlook this popular new choice, the pocket door.
A fantastic innovation for internal doors when space is at a premium, the pocket door is the perfect solution that can forever change the rooms it connects. If this is new to you, please read our latest blog below to discover what a pocket door is and why are they so popular.
By Martin Hart on Thu 23 December 2021
Have you ever opened a drawer and wondered, "Why isn't this drawer as smooth as it should be?" If you have, there is a good chance your drawer has a malfunctioning runner. Drawer runners with ball bearings are sturdy and durable, but sometimes they can accumulate dirt or wear out and get sticky. Fortunately, they are often easy to troubleshoot, and fixing them is relatively straightforward. This blog will explain how ball-bearing drawer runners work and how to fix them if they are not operating smoothly.
By Martin Hart on Wed 03 November 2021
Getting the lighting right in a kitchen is key to creating a warm, inviting space that you'll want to be in. If you fit a new kitchen, do it justice by combining different lighting styles to show the space off in the best light. Your kitchen lighting needs to work harder than many other rooms in a home, as it not only has to be practical and provide sufficient light for you to prepare and cook food, but it should also be welcoming without being too stark.
By Martin Hart on Wed 29 September 2021
There's a massive range of cabinet hinges available to choose from, and with so many different styles and sizes, it may be difficult to know which hinge to choose for your cabinets. Hinge shape and functionality can have a massive effect on the performance and appearance of cabinet doors, and the style of cabinet you are building or working with will influence the type of hinge you can use.
By Martin Hart on Tue 31 August 2021
Bedrooms should be a place where you can relax, rest, unwind and above all – get a great night’s sleep. We all know this, but the reality can be very different. The bedroom is often the place you scramble to get ready for work in the morning, and we’re all guilty of leaving clothes in a pile on the floor after a long day when we jump into bed at night.