Friday, May 29, 2020

Charles Bliss explores the health benefits of sensory gardens for treating poor mental health.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

This year’s National BBQ Week shows solidarity with key workers and frontline staff.

Monday, April 27, 2020

When it comes to other people’s homes, the smallest spark of an idea can become something incredible for interior designer Paula Gundry – but what about her own?

Monday, March 23, 2020

The interiors at this family home in Dereham really are something special.

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Designing a new bathroom is no easy undertaking. Seeking the right advice will help you avoid making mistakes that could land you in hot water.

Friday, August 23, 2019

You’ll live with it for decades to come, which may explain why choosing a rug can be a daunting task. Luckily, The Rug Studio’s Rachel Simpson helps to break it down for us.

Friday, August 23, 2019

Need to make adaptations for easier living but don’t want white plastic grab rails cluttering up your home? We look at adjustments that can be stylish as well as genuinely useful.

Friday, August 23, 2019

In the next few weeks, we’ll start deadheading the final roses of summer and clearing out the window boxes – but here’s what to plant now to ensure your garden stays full of colour this winter.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Rose Bungalow is a truly unique property nestled in the small village of Yelverton, near Poringland.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

You might be overflowing with kitchen ideas but there’s plenty to consider before finally getting your ideal kitchen

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Transform your home taking inspiration from Pinterest’s 2019 trend report.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Move over bland and let’s have some fun in the bathroom, it’s makeover time for the wettest room in the house, and feature walls are where it’s at.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

They come in all sorts of colours, textures and finishes and are a great way to protect your kitchen from wear and tear – so it’s no surprise that the statement splashback is set to top the trends in kitchens this year. We spoke to three kitchen manufacturers in the region to find out what’s hot...

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Decorating your home is a very personal choice, and not every “must-have” will be the trend for you. We look at some of the most sought-after styles from years gone by – and find out why local interior designers hope they never make a comeback.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

From making that DIY job a little easier, to virtual visualisations, there are plenty of apps that will help turn your design dreams into reality. 
Here are some of our favourites…

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Germs are everywhere at this time of year – from coughs, colds and flu to the winter vomiting virus. Here are our top tips on what we can all do around the house to help banish the bugs.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning covering much of Norfolk, and with the chance of heavy snow on the way, Anglian Water’s David Hartley explains how taking some small steps now can help protect your home against damage should a big freeze strike.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Don’t abandon your conservatory this winter – warm it up, instead.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

They spend their working day creating beautiful, sought-after spaces for their clients – but when it comes to their own homes, what are some of Norfolk’s interior designers’ favourite rooms?

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Winter’s just around the corner so, to help keep you warm and cosy, we asked Oliver Murphy, retail operations manager at Gasway, to answer some home heating questions.

Monday, September 10, 2018

What’s top on your list of must-haves when you move? Probably a fantastic kitchen or bathroom - or both! These are the rooms which many people change. However, if you are looking for a bathroom which really gets you in a lather, how about these in homes for sale which might just tantalise you into making that move.

Friday, September 7, 2018

From the outside, it is a very beautiful 19th century former chapel in the heart of a North Norfolk market town. However, step inside this interiors dream and it oozes style and feels like a very trendy flat in Chelsea.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

If your house is bursting at the seams, a usable conservatory or garden room may be just the answer.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

If the idea of relaxing in your own hot tub feels just like a pipe dream, read on. Expert Ben Halton-Farrow from Wensum Pools says they’re easier to install and run than many of us may think.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

We’ve all seen crazes for coffee makers and juicers come and go and come back again, but what do we actually use and what’s still in the box?

Thursday, August 30, 2018

If you look around your kitchen and feel overwhelmed by crowded worktops, greasy cooker hoods and overflowing cupboards, try our one step at a time cleaning plan.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Homework is an important part of your child’s school day – but how much thought do you give to where they study?

Thursday, August 30, 2018

If your garden is short on space, a living wall might offer you a new way to breathe life, and colour, into your patch.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Does your bathroom resemble a battleground in the mornings? Elbows at the ready as you jostle for space over the basin, arguments over who gets to shower first, and a regularly disputed timeshare of the bathroom mirror. Here are some tips for creating a harmonious ‘his and hers’ bathroom.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Houseplants are enjoying a bit of a boom, and rightly so. Not only do they look great, they’re also good for your health and wellbeing, so what better place to keep them than in the bathroom?

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

It’s out with the old and in with the new as broken-plan living takes over our spaces – but just how easy is it to achieve?

Friday, August 17, 2018

The Ivy Norwich Brasserie officially opens on Tuesday having transformed a historic building into an opulent, Art Nouveau styled restaurant. But what was the thinking behind this luxurious look and how can inject some glamour into your own home?

Friday, July 20, 2018

If you’re trying to create interiors that have that ‘insta’ success, be inspired by this mid terrace in Norwich for sale for offers in excess of £375,000 that has been renovated and given a make-over, turning it from drab to dramatic.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Bespoke furniture does not have to break the bank, says interior designer Louise Ives-Wilkinson.

Friday, February 16, 2018

Need some insider knowledge from a Norfolk interior designer? Read Louise Ives-Wilkinson’s trade secrets and save money on your DIY...

Friday, February 16, 2018

Does your home or office leave you feeling a bit uninspired? Property editor Caroline Culot asked interior designer Louise Ives-Wilkinson for some ideas based on actual projects.

Friday, February 16, 2018

It may be Daniel Day-Lewis who is up for an Oscar for his role in the stylish new film the Phantom Thread – but the real, understated star is the beautiful Georgian mews house the story is set in, which is for sale in London for offers in excess of £15 million. Property editor Caroline Culot finds a Norfolk equivelant!

Monday, January 15, 2018

Forget the wallpapers of the past.

Friday, November 17, 2017

Need some interiors inspiration? Take a look at this beautiful house for sale in Shadingfield, near Beccles

Friday, November 3, 2017

Norwich homeowner Dorothy Thompson has uncovered a large post in her kitchen while doing structual alterations and doesn’t know what to do with it.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Choosing a new sofa? It’s one of the most important items for the home so you need to get it right! Read these top tips from the experts.

Monday, October 2, 2017

If you’re decorating your house, do you know the two key paint colours for autumn and winter selected as on trend from Farrow & Ball?

Friday, September 29, 2017

Fabulous interiors in this four storey Georgian home situated in the market town of North Walsham

Friday, September 22, 2017

Holly House in Holt is a Georgian property which has been completely renovated and given a high end boutique hotel feel. From marble bathrooms to a Japanese ‘Omni’ bath and even a gin and tonic fridge, this home really has it all.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Hautbois Hall, a fantastic Tudor mansion close to Coltishall, is now officially for sale for £2.2 million.

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