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Open-Plan and Broken-Plan Living

Do you live in an open-plan or broken-plan home? Although not seen as the default home type in Britain, with an enclosed ‘four walls, one door’ approach to each room in our home ruling supreme, the open and broken room type structural layouts that can be implemented into a home design have the potential to provide a new outlook

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How To Make Your Home Look Expensive For Cheap

If there’s one thing we all aspire to have in our life, it’s a home that either looks or is worth a million pounds. The quote “looking like a million dollars” is something that has been a cornerstone of quote gimmicks for many years, but the truth is – with property, this aspect couldn’t be any more important.
Making

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Guide to Buying Long Lasting Furniture

When buying a new piece of furniture, one of the biggest questions we have is wondering whether that furniture piece will last long enough for it to be worthwhile. With 670,000 tonnes of bulky furniture waste being thrown away each year in the UK, equivalent to a weight two times as heavy as The Empire State Building, the usability of

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How To Restore Wooden Furniture

Wooden furniture, unlike any other, has a tendency to lose its previous mojo and fall into a state of what seemingly is disrepair. However, wooden furniture doesn’t have to end the way of the garbage can, with the potential for furniture even in the worst of all decay being able to be restored.
There are many different methods that

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Pantone’s Color of the Year 2017: Greenery

Since the year 2000, Pantone have selected their symbolic “Color of the Year” for the year ahead based on the colour which best expresses the current global mood and attitude. Pantone’s Color of the Year is extraordinarily influential on everything from fashion to architecture. From food to tech. (You might remember all the smartphones that came out last year in “rose

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Decluttering Secrets: The Best Furniture to Prevent Cluttering

Decluttering introduces a minimalistic style to your place of living, removing the areas of which dust can gather behind and providing you with a more convenient working atmosphere – why wouldn’t you declutter?
There are many methods to decluttering, with the major aspect being the furniture you choose to arrange the room in mention with. Furniture which has a storing device,

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How To Clean Wood Furniture

Good furniture isn’t cheap. But with a little care and attention every now and again, good furniture can last a lifetime in its original condition. Perhaps even longer.
Grime and dirt can build up on your wood furniture over the years, eventually making it very difficult to clean if left for too long. In this article, we’ll be giving you cleaning tips

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Planning on some DIY this Bank Holiday weekend?

Bank Holidays are notorious for home improvement projects, with the extra day off work giving Brits a hankering for some DIY adventure. In fact, one of the most popular Bank Holiday DIY jobs is painting.
But if you find yourself itching toward the paintbrush or toolbox this weekend, just remember…
That 10 minute YouTube video you watched of someone demonstrating

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10 Small Kitchen Ideas You Wish You’d Have Thought Of Earlier

Who’s sick of searching for small kitchen ideas to find space-saving solutions for so-called “small kitchens” three times the size of yours? Or so-called “DIY hacks” for your small kitchen that will either cost too much money or require a skilled professional to accomplish for you?
These small kitchen hacks will make you rethink your current layout and organisational system. It’s all about

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