5 of the best reasons to visit the Ideal Home Show


It’s March, which can only mean one thing – the Ideal Home Show is back!

Running from March 20th – April 6th at Olympia London, the award winning (and world’s biggest) home show is now in its 107th year.

Here are our top 5 reasons why you need to make a pilgrimage to the Ideal Home Show in 2015.

The Ideal Home Show at Olympia


The Ideal Home Show isn’t just about interior design – it also covers everything from across the worlds of fashion, food, home improvement, technology and gardening.

Whether you’re looking for the finishing touches to turn your house into a home, or just want to browse round and see an unrivalled range of the latest and greatest products, you’re bound to find something to tickle your fancy.


It’s the largest home show in the world, and packed with thousands of different exhibitors. It attracts around 250,000 visitors a year, and you’ll struggle to see everything in a single day.

From stunning full size show homes to explore, to exciting live shows and demos (not to mention thousands of products you simply won’t find anywhere else), there’s simply nowhere else like it.


Alan Titchmarsh at The Ideal Home Show

Every year, the Ideal Home Show welcomes an expert celebrity cast to host the show. Scheduled for 2015 are:

Gregg Wallace: Masterchef presenter and top foodie Gregg Wallace will be heading up the Ideal Food & Housewares section.

Katie Piper: Inspirational author, speaker and charity campaigner Katie will be the ambassador for the Ideal Fashion and Beauty exhibition.

Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen: The iconic style consultant will be there to inspire visitors over at Ideal Interiors.

George Clarke: TV architect George will be over at Ideal Home Improvements to provide expert tips and advice on a range of DIY projects.

Alan Titchmarsh: Gardening royalty Alan Titchmarch will represent the exquisite Ideal Gardens section, and present the Young Gardeners of the Year competition.

Suzi Perry: Tech expert and BBC Formula One presenter Suzi Perry returns to the Ideal Technology section.

Martin Lewis: The money saving expert will also be on hand to provide his top tips on saving money in the home during 2015.


One of the highlights of the Ideal Home Show is the number of high quality live shows that take place. The show features a number of zoned areas, all with different stages, presenting a rich, varied mix of live entertainment throughout the day.

From fashion shows, competitions and product demonstrations, to exclusive technology previews, Q&A sessions and advice forums, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

A live show at the Ideal Home Show


Whether you’re planning a complete home makeover, or just need a few final pieces to transform your house into a home, the Ideal Home Show is the best place to get inspired.

With fabulous full-size show homes to visit, alongside thousands of products, you’re guaranteed to come back with some ideas on how you can improve your home, from fitting new flooring, to buying a new bed – there is everything to help you achieve your perfect interior design

Further info

For further information about the Ideal Home Show 2015, and to book tickets, head over to the wesbite

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