Home Improvements

We’re a nation obsessed with updating our houses. So make sure you equip yourself with expert advice from Grand Designs when it comes to your own home renovation project, whether it’s remodelling your bathroom, redesigning your kitchen, revamping your bedroom, or adding those finishing touches.

Home Improvements

by Becca Green

September 20, 2019

How to choose the right shower for you and your home

Whether it's over the bath or a walk-in luxury, make sure your shower is the best it can be.  Image: Aqualisa  At the most basic…
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How to successfully light your home room-by-room

Lighting can change the entire ambience of your home. We've put together a guide on how use lighting room-by-room.
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Planning a bathroom design: all you need to know

Discover the latest bathroom design advice for 2019/2020 that will ensure you plan your bathroom redesign without a hitch.
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Can stone wool insulation help you create your forever home?

Discover how stone wool insulation can cut energy bills, keep you warm and help soundproof your dream home
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Home Improvements

Best Home Security Systems

Keep your home safe and secure with the buyer’s guide to the latest, greatest and smartest home security systems available in the UK.
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Eco-Friendly Bathroom Fixtures

Browse our editor’s selection of the best eco-friendly bathroom fixtures from small fixes to major appliances.
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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

Best video doorbells for 2019

For slick security and the latest smart features, our buyer’s guide to the best video doorbells…
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Home Improvements

5 best security lights

Stay safe and secure with our selection of the very best outdoor motion sensor lights.
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Home Improvements

Schueco panoramic sliding doors bring light and life to any home

Find out more about Schueco's panoramic sliding doors that bring maximum light to any home.
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Driveways: A buyer's guide

Wondering where to start when it comes to designing your driveway? We've rounded up some genius ways to give your home more kerb appeal.
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Best dehumidifier to defeat damp

Defeat damp with our round-up of the very best dehumidifiers in the UK.
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Home Improvements

Guide to integrated wireless technology for smart homes

From installation to malfunctions, we explain everything you need to know about the implementation of integrated Wi-Fi systems for connected homes.

In the UK we are investing more and more time and money on home improvements to maintain the appearance of our houses inside and out, keep our interior style on-trend, and ensure that our properties are equipped with the latest eco-friendly or money-saving technology.