Top Tips to Make your Home Feel Bigger

So you’ve moved into your first home and want to make the most of the space you have. You might not have bought a mansion, not many of us have, so any tips and tricks you can employ to make your home feel bigger and more spacious are going to be very welcome. Designers and […]

Enter the ‘man cave’

For years, many spare rooms, sheds, unused garages have been a testosterone filled domain with room ideas varying from cinema rooms to the ultimate retro arcade. We’ve compiled some helpful tips to help you on your journey to becoming King of your very own Man Cave – here’s how to create your perfect hideaway! Start […]

Making your home autumn ready

  Decorating your new house is a pretty big deal. Especially when most of us have nowhere near the budget to renovate every year – you wouldn’t wear your summer shorts in autumn, so why should your interior décor be stuck in a different season? It may seem unrealistic and expensive, but sensibly you can […]

How to make your office the most productive space in the house

According to research by the Office of National Statistics, a whopping 4.2 million* Brits now work from home, be it on a permanent or flexible basis. With daytime TV, social media and household chores urging you to procrastinate; it’s easy to become distracted. It’s important to ensure that you have a positive and productive environment […]

The ultimate guide to wooden kitchen work surfaces

Wooden worktops are a beautiful addition to any kitchen, and you’ll be keen to keep it that way. The first steps to a long and happy relationship with your worktop starts in the planning phase of your new kitchen. Our guide has been designed to highlight some of the key choices that will make your […]

#SpringCleanSOS – The shortlist

Despite the weather being far too cold for this time of year, our sponsors, Keepmoat, marked the arrival of spring with our #SpringCleanSOS competition. Hosted on its social media channels, they invited their online community to share the spring cleaning challenges they dare not tackle – from messy rooms, cluttered cupboards and grubby gardens – […]

Save hundreds on your fuel bills

Do you live in the Greater Manchester area? Do you receive state pension credit, child tax credit or working tax credit? Then you could be entitled to a free high efficiency boiler which will not only make your home more efficient but save you hundreds of pounds on your fuel bills. Housing specialist, Keepmoat is […]