Streamlining The Redesign

Redesigning your home is an exciting decision but can also feel daunting. The initial excitement about making your home really work for you can quickly give way to overwhelm, as you realise that there are a million decisions to be made, from crafting the general...

Winter Is Here – Let’s Get Cosy

Though the snow has temporarily passed, it is absolutely winter outside. Here in Yorkshire, the wind is whipping up the moor, frost is on the ground and we are all wrapping-up warm against the cold. Inside, however, is our haven away from the winter chill. The fire is...

Your New Home & Family Heirlooms

When designing your dream home, your creative motivation will be driven by your personality, your family life and what makes you, you. A key component of this drive is often a collection of those special items you have saved from your life so far, be they mementos or...

Taking The Hassle Away

There is nothing more exciting, and daunting, than the renovation of a home. We all dream of the perfect Eden, our idyll of personal creativity behind our front door, which perfectly reflects each aspect of our personality. Whilst for some, the thought of actually...

Brown Gives Me The Blues

How we react to colour  Colour plays an inherent part in the human psyche. There are widely held beliefs that colours can evoke emotions ranging from the anger of red, to the pacifying tones of green, but I feel there is another force at play – the psychology of...

Realistic Costs For 2022

A few weeks ago there was an article in The Guardian about building projects and the costs which might be involved. It was great to see a national paper talking about how prices for materials continue to fluctuate, and how to mitigate the risk of further price...