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10 cheap raised pools to fit any patio

Swimming pools have long been a luxury home addition that many people see as a sign of opulent living, but there are ways and means of making this fun and decadent home improvement a little more accessible to everyone.

27 September, 2016

Before and After: The Pursuit of Pool Perfection

A house with a pool is the dream for so many of us yet you can come across properties that have the facility but in such a drab and uninspired way that it actually becomes something of a nightmare.

23 April, 2016

Top 10 - The Best Indoor Pools in the UK

We usually try to bring you some inspirational homes on a Saturday, to really spur on any weekend build plans you might be working through but this weekend, with the weather starting to get a little warmer, we thought it might be fun to dive into the…

09 April, 2016

Forget the gym and get fit at home!

Don't wait unit January to make a new year's resolution to get fit, especially not when it can be so easy to get started in your own home! From budget fitness hacks through to tailored solutions installed in spare rooms, we have lots of great ideas f…

24 November, 2015

Bold baths and bath screen ideas

At the end of a hard day, most people like to enjoy a nice relaxing bath. What could be better than knowing a newly decorated bathroom with a bath screen to ensure your experience is as private and splash free as possible! Locking the bathroom door i…

11 October, 2015

7 ultimate luxury home features

Some items just epitomise opulence and luxury. From golf simulators, to indoor pools, luxurious and lavish homes feature truly extravagant and extraordinary adornments. These embellishments are often outrageously fantastic and often more than a littl…

02 October, 2015

Outdoor Jacuzzis

Jacuzzis, also known as whirlpools or hot tubs, continue to be seen as a luxury item that we would all like to have in our homes or gardens. What could be a better way to spend an evening than sipping champagne with friends in a toasty tub, or relaxi…

31 March, 2015

Modern pool designs

A swimming pool is the ultimate luxury addition to any home, and most of us dream of having our own pool to enjoy at our leisure. The benefits of an indoor pool can't be underestimated—not only do home swimming pools provide a place to relax before…

25 March, 2015

An elegant basement pool, North London

Installing an underground pool under the homes that line suburban London streets is no easy task. The builders of the Victorian and Edwardian era homes that dominate London's residential streetscape could never have fathomed what 21st century…

03 March, 2015

Spas fit for royalty

Having access to a spa or wellness area in the comfort of your own home is really the epitome of luxury and class. It doesn't have to be grand and stately, in fact, there are many spa options on the market today that replace those tacky plastic units…

25 February, 2015