A Guide to Conservation Areas

If you’re looking to build a new house, or improve an existing one, in a Conservation Area, you’re probably aware of a vague complication somewhere down the planning permission line. Plan ahead, and not only…


Designing a Smart Home

Think smart home technology and your mind will probably conjure up state-of-the-art cinema rooms, but options reach much further. Options broadly consist of multi-room audio and/or visual, intelligent lighting, HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning)…


Utility Room Ideas

Open storage from Ikea allows easy access to cleaning products, and a place to store linens Make the most of your space with these utility room layout and design ideas. Find appliances and white goods…


Contemporary Living Spaces

A large frameless window, supported by glass ‘beams’ straddling the roof and wall, combined with recessed light voids, illuminates the space. View Project → Browse this gallery of contemporary living spaces and find inspiration for…


How to Lay Laminate Flooring

If you’re looking to lay laminate or engineered wood flooring in your home, follow this guide from master builder Andy Stevens on how to lay a tongue and groove dry-fix flooring system. Remember to let…