Category: Trends

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How much do timber doors cost?
17 Dec

How much do timber doors cost?

An easy update without the need for disruptive building works and cumbersome planning – new doors can instantly update the look and feel of your home. Keeping to budgets is...

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...

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...

Spotlight edit: Paint colours
04 Sep

Spotlight edit: Paint colours

A lick of paint is the most effective way to freshen up your home’s exterior, but you don’t have to stick to white – choosing alternative shades adds personality and...

How to keep your house cool during a heatwave
17 Aug

How to keep your house cool during a heatwave

Maintaining a cool temperature starts with a building’s design. Known in the architecture world as ‘passive cooling techniques’, there are ways to ensure a home feels comfortable when temperatures become...

How to elevate your property to give it elegance and character
05 Aug

How to elevate your property to give it elegance and character

Sometimes, upgrading your home’s kerb appeal can be all it takes to transform your property and make it feel extra special. Here’s our guide to the best ways you can...

How to keep your house cool with modern glazing
21 Jul

How to keep your house cool with modern glazing

We use solar-reflective glazing to address the temperature problems that arise during the summer. Find out how the right doors, windows and roof lanterns can keep your home from overheating...

Home Décor Trends: Brass and bronze ironmongery are on the rise
24 Jun

Home Décor Trends: Brass and bronze ironmongery are on the rise

In recent years we’ve seen an unexpected increase in demand for brass and bronze door handles – and it’s all down to the material’s antibacterial properties.

Top 10 Architecture Instagram Accounts
25 Mar

Top 10 Architecture Instagram Accounts

Whether you find architecture a fascinating subject, or you want inspiration to strike for your next design and build project – these terrific Architecture Instagram accounts are for you!