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​Clever tricks to save money on your home extension

Dreaming of a bigger bathroom? How about finally getting that spacious art studio or dining room you’ve always wanted?Adding an extension to one’s home is definitely cause for celebration – that is, if there is any money left over afterwards to buy s…

25 February, 2021

Beginner's guide to converting your loft into a room

In most cases, people who require more space opt for an extension into the garden; this can be a great way to increase kitchen space, add a home office, or enjoy a beautiful dining room that the occupants have always dreamed about.

22 February, 2021

"​How can I plan and cost my single-storey extension?"

Improving the functionality and style (not to mention visual appeal) of one’s home can take many forms. It can be as simple and quick as repainting a wall or adding a few potted plants to the porch, or it can be a project that involves much more time…

21 February, 2021

​Here’s how to extend and remodel your terraced home

It’s no secret that a lot of UK houses are terraced (about a quarter of them, actually). And although there can be minimal space in which to extend, creative home design ideas (or a simple remodelling project) can transform your existing layout into…

19 February, 2021

The best tricks for rooms without windows

Spaces without windows are nothing unusual. Often it is the bathroom, the dressing room or a converted cellar, yet it’s still not a major problem if the interior layout is appropriate.

18 February, 2021

​How to separate the kitchen from the living room

Nowadays, an open-plan kitchen is nothing new. However, whether or not that kitchen and adjoining room enjoy an easy flow is another matter. But a kitchen that shares its space with a living room just offers so much potential, especially in terms of…

16 February, 2021

​10 ingenious sliding doors for your kitchen

The design of the kitchen has seen quite the change in the past few decades – where it used to be hidden out of sight and used only for cooking and washing up, it has now become one of the home’s prime socialising spots.

12 February, 2021

The 12 best UK loft conversions we've seen

Have you been thinking that a loft conversion could be the perfect solution for garnering more space in your home as your family grows? Well we totally support that thought process, especially considering how incredible they can look.

12 February, 2021

​How to spot a load-bearing wall

When imagining a house or other structure being renovated, we usually see walls being torn down to make more space, right? Well, even though that is part and parcel of a decent renovation, not every wall can be demolished as easily, especially not on…

08 February, 2021

The homify guide to decorating a loft

Designing a loft comes with (literal) high expectations, as those high ceilings, open spaces, and slanting windows can all help contribute to a most functional space.But what about style? What are the “rules” of interior design when it comes to desig…

06 February, 2021