Home Improvements

by Jenny Mcfarlane

November 15, 2017

Embrace hygge with our buyer's guide to wood burning stoves

An efficient and stylish wood-burning stove will create a warm welcome in your home this festive season. Whether it be to make your home cosy…
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Kevin McCloud

Visit award-winning Grand Designs Live 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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Self Build Homes

Revolutionary flood-resistant timber self build in Oxfordshire

Joanna and Martin O'Callaghan have built a revolutionary flood-resilient timber home on a tricky site in Oxfordshire.
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Home Improvements

How to remodel your bathroom layout to maximise space

If a poorly planned space is getting you down, rethink its design with smart storage and clever fixtures.

Kevin McCloud on how our homes give us the chance to reflect and have new experiences

Our editor-at-large ponders how our homes can give us a chance to reflect and have new experiences.
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Home Improvements

How to future proof your bathroom

Read our top tips for redesigning your bathroom layout to create a hard-working arrangement that will last for years to come.
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Extensions

On-screen inspired London terrace basement extension

Film executive Niels Swinkels and his wife Erica took inspiration from on-screen interiors to turn their London terrace into a bright, open home.
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Home Improvements

Hotel style bathroom ideas from soak.com

Create a luxury hotel bathroom feel in your home with soak.com's inspiring Hotel Collection.
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Home Improvements

Top tips for Renovating your Kitchen in time for Christmas

Update your kitchen in time for Christmas with our top renovating design ideas.
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Self Build Homes

Brick-built, zero-carbon new-build in Blackheath, London

Caroline and Philip Cooper’s dream of building a sustainable property became a reality when they realised that their ideal plot was on their doorstep in...
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Self Build Homes

Toronto townhouse with three dormers

When Craig and Carol Damp Lowery took on their Edwardian-era semi in Toronto, Canada, their vision for its future was for space and light, achieved...
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Home Improvements

How to create a well-designed bedroom master suite

Innovative ideas to inspire your ideal bedroom design.
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Competitions

Win luxury wood flooring from Kahrs Smaland

£2,000 worth of Kahrs Smaland engineered oak flooring is up for grabs for one lucky Grand Designs reader.