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 Hugh Metcalf

December 06, 2019

Window treatment ideas for bi-fold and Crittall doors

Try these window treatment ideas for Crittall, bi-fold or French doors to enhance their style and ensure their privacy.   Image: Hillarys Large expanses of…
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Greenhouses: 5 modern design trends for 2020

Glasshouses and greenhouses are on the rise and we've taken a look at the design trends for 2020.
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Tour this compact ensuite bathroom with a clever layout

Walk through this sleek bathroom design with a clever zoned layout.
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Give your home an on-trend update with grey wall and floor tiles

Discover how an on-trend grey floor and wall tiles can transform the look of your home.
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How to build a healthy home office

How sustainable and ergonomic furniture can make home working more healthy.
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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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Storage furniture: 5 beautifully crafted pieces for your home

Bored by storage? Be inspired by these great pieces of design that also just so happen to be brilliantly functional furnishings too.
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How to create the perfect entertaining space

These simple choices for an open-plan living space will help to make your home the perfect place for hosting guests.
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Gift ideas for architecture-lovers

Looking for a gift for the Grand Designs fan in your life? From event tickets to design-forward stocking fillers, try these inspired present ideas.
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Countertop basin trends for bold bathrooms

Experiment with materials, colours and finishes in the bathroom by choosing one of these trending countertop basin styles.
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Explore The Mill House Project's contemporary master suite

Be inspired by this incredible property's master suite renovation that showcases its redesigned open-plan space.
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5 real kitchens showcasing sustainable plywood

Looking for inspiration for your kitchen materials? Plywood could be your perfect eco-friendly, budget-friendly pick.

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.