Ideas and Inspirations from the storage experts to improve your living space

Category: Decoration

Finding a purpose for forgotten furniture

Finding a purpose for forgotten furniture

Picture source: Ronikordis Do you actively avoid your garage or loft because it’s packed to the rafters and daunting to deal with? Space is so valuable these days, and worthy of much greater things than being a junkyard for the ill-bought and forgotten. Get the family involved […]

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Top tips for planning a living room makeover – a guest post by Cate St Hill

Top tips for planning a living room makeover – a guest post by Cate St Hill

If you’re planning a living room makeover, there’s lots to think about to make the most of the space you’ve got – from room layouts and paint colours to furniture styles and finishing touches. Here, preparation is key. Break down all the things you need to do […]

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Preparing your home for the season ahead – a guest post by LittleGreenShed

Preparing your home for the season ahead – a guest post by LittleGreenShed

If you are like me, hanging on to ‘memories’ is becoming a big problem at home. Boxes of keepsakes, the kids first shoes, shells from the walk on a beach 5 years ago. Yes I have all of those things. My home is a small Victorian terrace, […]

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Garden Trends – a guest post by LittleGreenShed

Garden Trends – a guest post by LittleGreenShed

It is already mid summer and most of us are thinking about the coming months spent outside. Whether you have a large garden, urban courtyard, balcony or terrace, now is the time to spruce up your outside space. With some clever tricks you could be lounging in […]

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Where to save and where to splurge in your home decoration – a guest post by Cate St Hill

Where to save and where to splurge in your home decoration – a guest post by Cate St Hill

Home renovation makeovers or simple decoration projects can easily spiral out of control when it comes to money. Something catches your eye on Pinterest or in a homes magazine, you buy another mug even although you’ve got 20 already, and soon your home is cluttered with stuff […]

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Jungle fever: trying the tropical trend at home

Jungle fever: trying the tropical trend at home

British summers never quite live up to the scorchers you dream of, so this year, don’t moan about the inevitable lack of one. Instead, fake it by injecting some tropical into your territory with bold prints, faux ferns and the odd flamingo. There’s no need to go […]

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Putting your stamp on flat pack furniture

Putting your stamp on flat pack furniture

Picture source: The Pink Dream Our relationship with flat pack furniture is a love/hate one. It starts positive, full of hope, but quickly goes downhill when part A doesn’t fit part B, and part C is nowhere to be found… you need help. When it’s all finally […]

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5 common mistakes when buying a sofa

5 common mistakes when buying a sofa

Of course we don’t have a monopoly of wisdom when it comes to buying furniture, but hopefully these tips will cross your mind when choosing a new sofa… 1. Size does matters We usually fall in love with a sofa when we first see it in the […]

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Living Danishly

Living Danishly

Denmark is having a real moment – it has for the best part of the last decade anyway. Knocking off Sweden’s Scandi-cool (especially thanks to everyone’s most loved / hated flat-pack furniture store), Denmark has held the top shelf position in recent years. It has been frequently documented […]

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5 Steps to a Less Stressful Renovation – a guest post by Lapin Blu

5 Steps to a Less Stressful Renovation – a guest post by Lapin Blu

Whether you’ve just moved into a new house, or are updating your existing space, planning major renovations is quite possibly the most exciting part of creating the home you’ll love to live in. That being said, it can also be unduly stressful, creating chaos and mess while […]

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