Throughout much of the 70s, 80s and 90s, much was done to hide the original features of houses. In recent years, people have begun to appreciate the beautiful character of these old features and many have been working to restore them to their former glory. If you are lucky enough to… Read More
Ever since it was first created back in 1991, Dry-Treat has become a leader in the construction industry, often seen as the go-to when it comes to sealing porous material. Now, it has entered the lexicon as one of the precious few businesses that have seen their name become synonymous with… Read More
As well as being somewhere to prepare food and eat, many people now find that their kitchen is the social hub of their house.
Whether it is having a quick coffee and catch-up with a friend, working from home, having a big family meal or entertaining guests, the kitchen now has… Read More
The revival of the traditional living room fireplace has been one of the most remarkable interior design trends of the 21st century.
After central heating became the primary investment for keeping warm back in the 1950s, it appeared as if the home's humble hearth would eventually become a distant memory. Yet,… Read More
Serving as one of the busiest rooms of the house, every large scale revamp of a property should start in the kitchen. This is where people prepare food, eat and congregate, which means it requires constant improvements to remain functional and fresh.
The trouble is that most of us don't cook in… Read More
A bathroom is a relatively easy room to decorate, but that should not be an excuse to make zero effort. With a little inspiration and a few changes, your bathroom can become a source of pride.
Even for people that are not houseproud by nature, it can be satisfying when part… Read More
Silestone quartz is a unique, beautiful material comprising quartz and binding resins which is used predominantly to create stunning kitchen worktops and bathroom vanities. Its sleek, smooth countenance gives any home a modern, sophisticated and timeless look.
For those unfamiliar with the brand, here's a brief guide to Silestone quartz:
What is it?
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Arenastone quartz is a popular choice for homeowners keen to fit out their kitchen or bathroom with an extremely tough yet aesthetically attractive material.
If you are looking at installing quartz in your home, chances are you have decided that you want to make a real feature out of your worktops,… Read More
Granite is an igneous rock that is usually light coloured with large grains visible in it. It is made up of quartz and feldspar with other minerals contained in it that give it a variety of colours. Red, grey and white are just a few colour options, with darker grains visible… Read More