Home Essentials: What to Put in a Guest Room

Home Essentials: What to Put in a Guest Room

To make your visitors feel welcome and comfortable, there are small gestures you can make to ensure they have an enjoyable stay. The bed and curtains are basic essentials, but there are a few other things to consider for your guest room before your next (or first) guests arrive to stay. Bedding While you don’t […]

Decorating: Should You DIY or Hire a Professional?

Decorating: Should You DIY or Hire a Professional?

Decorating your home can be a challenge. There are limits to time, money and results, which means it often comes down to personal style, budget, and confidence with DIY tasks. When decorating, the DIY route doesn’t always save you money and choosing a professional won’t always leave you with a style you’re satisfied with. While […]

New Home: Form or Function?

New Home: Form or Function?

Form or function? This is a commonly debated question when designing and building a new home. Form and function can either conflict or coexist harmoniously. It takes a combination of innovative architecture and design, in addition to careful consideration of the behaviour of those who will be residing in the house, to achieve a balance […]

10 Extra Features To Add Value To Your Custom Home

10 Extra Features To Add Value To Your Custom Home

A custom home is the perfect way to make sure your new build is everything you want it to be. But as well as building a home that’s perfect for you and your lifestyle, it can pay to think about extra features that can add value to your home. You may not plan on selling […]

Open Floor Plans Vs Closed Floor Plans 

Open Floor Plans Vs Closed Floor Plans

Before undertaking any interior design plans, or picking out furniture pieces, you’re going to need to decide on a floor plan for your new home.   There’s no right or wrong answer to whether open or closed floor plans are better – each have their own advantages – so it really comes down to choosing a […]

Building A New Home With A Timeless Design

Building A New Home With A Timeless Design

Home design trends come and go almost as quickly as fashion fads. One minute they’re in and the next they’re out. But out of fashion home designs aren’t nearly as easy to transform as last month’s outfits, so ideally you want your new home to have a timeless design. This will make sure your new […]

How To Make Your New Home Energy Efficient

How To Make Your New Home Energy Efficient

More and more new builds are impressing buyers with high energy efficiency ratings, and what’s more is people now expect their homes to be fairly energy efficient. So boosting your new home’s energy efficiency could increase the value of the property, as well as saving the environment and money in the long run. But how […]

House Sizes Matter: What Size Should Your Home Be?

House Sizes Matter: What Size Should Your Home Be?

Size is one of the first things buyers consider when looking for a home. They need a home with enough space to accommodate their family and lifestyle, but if they see more space than they know what to do with, they may be put off of a property. Whilst we all like our fair share […]

10 Things to Know Before Extending Your Home

10 Things to Know Before Extending Your Home

Home extensions are a great way to adapt your home to suit any lifestyle changes. Whether your family just got a little bigger, or you just decided you need a little extra living space, an extension can be the perfect alternative to moving to a bigger property. You get to stay in the home you […]

How to Build Your Dream Home from Scratch

How to Build Your Dream Home from Scratch

If you have an image in mind of how your dream home would look, and if you’re set on turning that dream property into your actual home, you’ll want to know how to go about it. Most people when they’re looking for something more from a home, will sell their current property and find one […]