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Veganuary: cruelty-free home renovation
21 Jan

Veganuary: cruelty-free home renovation

As we start looking forward to spring, many of us will be thinking about renovation plans for 2021. In honour of Veganuary, we look at some of the animal-friendly and...

Q&A with Holly Donoghue Interiors
12 Jan

Q&A with Holly Donoghue Interiors

Holly Donoghue is undoubtedly one to watch! The newly established interior designer speaks to us about her new Westbury doors and windows, adapting to the changes that 2020 brought and...

Christmas Wreath Making Ideas
14 Dec

Christmas Wreath Making Ideas

What could be better than a magnificent timber front door, adorned with a wreath you’ve created yourself? Our favourite florist Debbie Sharpe of The Flower Room Essex shares her essential...

Humphrey Munson’s new showrooms: where quality takes centre stage
30 Nov

Humphrey Munson’s new showrooms: where quality takes centre stage

Bringing a new meaning to ‘immersive experiences’, the bespoke kitchen and cabinet designers talk to us about their refreshed showroom in Felsted, Essex.

The floating Ravelijn Bridge in the Netherlands
20 Nov

The floating Ravelijn Bridge in the Netherlands

RO&AD Architecten used Accoya® to create this spectacular "floating" bridge in the Dutch city of Bergen op Zoom. This 80-meter-long pedestrian bridge crosses over the Pielekenswater and was inspired by...

An interactive experience in Berlin by Deutsche Telekom and multimedia design studio flora&faunavisions
29 Oct

An interactive experience in Berlin by Deutsche Telekom and multimedia design studio flora&faunavisions

The Magenta Moon Campus Berlin by Deutsche Telekom invites visitors of all ages to learn about sustainability, technology, and media skills in an immersive fantasy environment. 

Slate grey and oak, a natural combination
23 Oct

Slate grey and oak, a natural combination

Dark grey is becoming something of a colour trend for decorating. Customarily associated with cold and modern interiors, here we discover how this on-trend shade can be used to create...

Thammasat Urban Rooftop Farm
30 Sep

Thammasat Urban Rooftop Farm

The need to address the climate crisis is becoming increasingly urgent, and the architecture world continues to draw attention to possible solutions. Thammasat University’s new Urban Rooftop Farm (TURF) near...

Connecting your home and garden seamlessly with bi-fold doors
21 Sep

Connecting your home and garden seamlessly with bi-fold doors

Sometimes it is the simple, effortless updates that can completely transform the look and feel of your home. We explain how a beautifully crafted timber bi-fold doors can do just...

Autumn maintenance checks for your doors and windows
09 Sep

Autumn maintenance checks for your doors and windows

It’s time to schedule your home’s autumn maintenance checks into your diary! Here’s Founder Jonathan Hey’s guide to maintaining your doors and windows and ensuring their quality finish for years...