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The beauty of stair runners
The beauty of stair runners

The popularity of stair runners in on the up. The staircase in any home is one of the areas that gets the most traffic. In busy family homes there’s so much hustle and bustle and comings and goings that the stairs can have a constant stream of people tramping up and down. For this reason […]

Laminate flooring for the kitchen
Laminate flooring for the kitchen

The kitchen is usually the heart of anyone’s home.  It’s where we cook, it’s often where families congregate to eat together and of course, all house parties end up there!  So, we should be able to get the look we want in the kitchen including the flooring we love, right? Traditionally, with the kitchen being […]

What’s big this spring in home interiors?
What’s big this spring in home interiors?

As a new season springs into life, the landscape and atmosphere around us is changing.  Changes don’t just happen in the outside world, let’s have a look at what’s going to be big this year in the world of home interiors: 1. Geometrics You won’t be able to avoid triangles, squares and hexagons as the […]

Spring cleaning hints without using chemicals
Spring cleaning hints without using chemicals

The temperature is rising, the days are getting longer and daffodils are starting to poke their heads through – this can mean only one thing; spring is nearly here. This is the traditional time of year to give your house a thoroughly good clean, to throw away all that stuff you have been storing for […]

Carpetright launches its charity partnership in superhero style
Carpetright launches its charity partnership in superhero style

Carpetright has joined forces with the British Heart Foundation to raise money to help beat cardiovascular disease in the UK. With coronary heart disease still the UK’s biggest single killer, it’s more important than ever to support this fantastic charity by raising money to help fund their life saving research into the causes, treatment and […]

8 vinyl flooring designs that will fool your friends
8 vinyl flooring designs that will fool your friends

Flooring makes the room.  The finish of your flooring sets the tone for your home and can really bring your design ideas together.  Whether you favour terracotta stone tiles, a classic oak floor or black slate, your flooring is the finishing touch that brings a room to life. However, a real wood floor can be […]

what does your  colour choice say about you?
what does your colour choice say about you?

Are you ready to buy a new carpet but struggling to pick a colour? It’s no easy task picking the right colour for your new carpet. If you’re disinterested by the standard greys and creams, you might want to consider a more vibrant alternative. Picking the right colour is as much about personality as it […]

Carpet vs laminate: which to choose?
Carpet vs laminate: which to choose?

If you have a carpet that has been down since you moved in, or since forever it seems, maybe it’s time to change it.  But just because you have carpet at the moment, it doesn’t mean you necessarily have to replace it with another one.  Take a bit of time to think about what you would […]

What size bed should I buy?
What size bed should I buy?

When it comes to beds the size that you buy might seem like a no brainer.  There’s 2 of you so you need a double bed, right?  A single bed for each of the kids?  A small double for the spare room to leave space for all the stuff you store in there?  Well, whilst […]