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Home Improvements

by Gemma Parkes

January 18, 2019

A guide to architectural lighting for interior spaces

From planning to placement, our handy guide explains how to integrate architectural lighting design in the structure of your home. Image: UV Architects Good lighting…
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Home Improvements

Bring the outside in with co-ordinating indoor-outdoor flooring

One way to create that luxurious feeling of extra space is to connect indoor and outdoor living areas. The key to this is to create...
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Home Improvements

5 things to consider before buying windows

Avoid pitfalls and learn how to choose the right style of windows for your self-build or renovation project with our top 5 factors to consider...
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Home Improvements

A buyer's guide to home entertainment systems

We round up 4K home cinema systems and sound systems on the market are impressive both in terms of style and substance.
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Top self build highlights at Grand Designs Live 2019 hosted by Kevin McCloud

Find top experts, specialist exhibitors and a wealth of inspiration for your self-build or renovation project all under one roof
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Home Improvements

Design your modern kitchen with Masterclass Kitchens

When starting your kitchen journey, planning and research is key – from deciding on layout to choosing your door finish. Here are some of our...
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Home Improvements

9 of the latest stylish bathroom trends for 2019

From space saving solutions and glass tiles to bold modernist designs, read our round up of the best and most stylish bathroom trends for 2019....
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Home Improvements

5 top kitchen trends for 2019

From blue-hued kitchens to vinyl tiles, these are the top kitchen designs for 2019.
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Home Improvements

Top tips to design an effective kitchen layout

We asked our experts to provide their top tips for designing your own kitchen layout, whether you're improving or building from scratch.
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Self Build Homes

5 practical tips for creating a multigenerational living space

We've rounded up our top 5 practical planning tips for mutligenerational families living together.
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Win beautiful Kahrs wood flooring, worth £7,000

We've teamed up with Kahrs to offer one lucky Grand Designs fan the chance to win £7,000 worth rustic and characterful range of engineered oak...
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Home Improvements

Top Engineered Wood Manufacturers

Finding the best engineered wood flooring for your apartment or office can be tricky. Let’s take a look at some of the best manufacturers whose...
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Competitions

Win a complete home office makeover with Humanscale ergonomic workstation worth up to £5,000

Enter our fantastic competition with Humanscale to be in with a chance of winning a home office makeover worth £5,000.