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  • Small, but Perfectly Formed 24 Feb 17

    As the housing crisis continues unabated, and experts predict that we need to build 250,000 new homes a year to keep up with demand, a number of people are thinking outside the box – or in it... Read More

  • A Year In The Making 13 Jan 17

    Several years ago, brothers Stephen and Declan Keane, both dentists, bought some land on which to build two modern five-bedroom houses as a money-making venture, employing the skills of a builder... Read More

  • Down By The River 30 Sep 16

    Peter Myers has fond childhood memories of boating holidays spent in the Norfolk Broads with his parents. Together with his wife, Marsha, and their son, daughter and grandchildren, the boating... Read More

  • Wooden It Be Nice? 30 Sep 16

    Talk us through the differences: The first thing you need to decide is the type of wooden flooring you would like to get for your house. There are two common types of options available – solid... Read More

  • Mobalpa Opens Pinner Showroom 6 Jan 15

    Leading French kitchen manufacturer Mobalpa is continuing its growth plans in the UK with the grand opening of its new showroom in Pinner on 10 and 11 January. The showroom, based on Marsh Road, is... Read More

  • Designs For Life 3 Oct 14

    Channel 4 design guru Kevin McCloud has long been interested in renovated buildings – and long been ahead of the game – with sustainability at the forefront of every light configuration, endless... Read More

  • Bathroom Benefits 18 Oct 13

    For the first time since 2008 house prices show an annual rise across the UK. According to the Office for National Statistics house prices have risen by 3.1% in England compared to 2012. The... Read More

  • A Mugs Game 1 Aug 13

    As I type, a parade of stately elephants passes before my eyes. Yesterday it was dancing kittens. And the day before that, witty sayings (not my own, unfortunately). I haven’t gone mad: I’m... Read More

  • The Individual Touch 7 Jun 13

    The Affordable Art Fair is perfect for anyone keen to adorn their walls with original art. It’s famous for both its friendly atmosphere and its commitment to democratising the buying of art. The... Read More

  • Nine Ways With Wallpaper 20 Jan 12

    Whether it’s plain or patterned, wallpaper is having a revival. With so many styles available in such a versatile material, being experimental with how and where wallcoverings are used is a great... Read More

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