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Before & after articles, tips & information

A cute and affordable 20m² patio

No reason to fret if your “garden” back home is nothing more than a few metres of dirty ground, loose floor tiles and a plant that looks like it gave up on living last century – there’s always hope!Case in point, today’s little makeover project (helm…

24 April, 2017

This 1950s house gets a beautiful new look

They’re found everywhere, regardless of location – beautiful old houses that, once upon a time, used to flaunt a striking and quite stylish look, yet today look haggard and way past their heydays.

23 April, 2017

How to build a simple sunken garden

So, what is a sunken garden? For those who aren’t in the loop, it is a formal garden set below the main level of the surrounding ground.But don’t be surprised, because gardening below ground level is not a new concept.

17 April, 2017

This Cornish home gets a new extension (and a garden box!)

Today on homify 360°, we take a look at the fabulous new look of a home in St Mawgan that treated itself to some new space via two means: an extension and a garden room, both of which provide striking views of the surrounding gardens/landscape.

14 April, 2017

This crumbling home got a jaw-dropping facelift

It occasionally happens that you see a house with a specific look or design that leaves you awestruck and makes you ask yourself how it was possible that such a vision and design came up in the architect’s mind.

12 April, 2017

An impressive garden makeover in Merseyside

For today’s homify 360°, we thought we’d leave houses and interior spaces alone (but just for today) and focus on the exterior spaces of a makeover: the garden. And we have just the perfect project in mind.

11 April, 2017

An ordinary 70s terrace gets a bold new extension

Today’s ‘before and after’ piece is not about an outdated space that got torn down and turned into something new. Rather, it is an existing house (which still has a lot of style and potential, by the way) which was treated to a modern extension for t…

10 April, 2017

This '70s home gets a glorious modern makeover

Here on homify, we just love it when an old structure gets reborn as something trendy and more practical, whether it’s a living room, bathroom, garden or an entire house, which is exactly what today’s ‘before and after’ piece focuses on.

07 April, 2017

​This is how you can build decking: 3 brilliant examples!

When it comes to sprucing up the exterior surface of a house, we are quite spoiled for choice: garden features, a swimming pool, fencing, etc. But how about an element that is both practical and aesthetically pleasing, which can also enhance the valu…

23 March, 2017

A masterclass in home staging!

If you've ever walked into a property that you were considering buying and been put off by outdated finishes, terrible furniture and ineffectual layouts, we think you'll already have an appreciation of just how vital home staging is! Professional sta…

19 March, 2017