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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 Gemma Parkes

June 11, 2018

How to choose the best waterproof TV for your home

Installing a new kitchen or bathroom is a large investment, our detailed guide below will ensure you are choosing the right waterproof TV for your…
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Home Improvements

4 things to consider when building an outdoor kitchen

The new trend of opening and connecting your home and garden comes in the form of outdoor kitchen cooking. From outdoor kitchen design to positioning...
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How to burglar proof your home with tips from an ex-thief

From installing an alarm and a motion sensor light to no posting on social media, here's the checklist to make sure your home is not...
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5 efficient solar energy systems and their benefits

Generating energy and reducing your fuel bills are just some of the many reasons to consider solar energy. We round up the renewable and cost...
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Home Improvements

Schueco's new panoramic sliding door offers slim sightlines and maximum transparency

Schueco UK's new range of panoramic sliding doors offer slim sightlines and maximum transparency.

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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5 clever tricks to make your bathroom seem bigger

Struggling to make your bathroom appear bigger? Take heed of our top 5 tricks and tips to creating the illusion of a bigger with these...
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Home Improvements

5 contemporary shower designs to suit every space

From walk in showers to corner showers, we reveal our top 5 savvy shower ideas for small bathrooms.
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BioLPG from Calor: The greener gas for off-grid self-builds

Ensure your self-build project is eco-friendly, cleaner and greener, with the launch of UK’s first BioLPG fuel supply, available exclusively from Calor.
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Utilising only sustainable materials for the perfect Baufritz home

Discover just how Baufritz build a cost-effective, low energy home from utilising only sustainable building materials.
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Update your garden with practical hard working composite boards

Update your garden with smart decking that has the look and feel of natural timber.
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Home Improvements

8 top kitchen trends for 2018

From matt cabinet finishes to hidden extractors fans, these are the top kitchen design trends for 2018.

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.