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The different types of roof lanterns
16 Jan

The different types of roof lanterns

An innovative solution designed to let natural light stream into your home – the roof lantern is certainly a thing of architectural beauty! It can be one of the first things to catch your eye as you...

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Plant of the month: Winter flowering jasmine
10 Jan

Plant of the month: Winter flowering jasmine

It’s flowering season for the winter jasmine, the perfect excuse to don the gardening gloves and welcome some drops of colour into your winter gardens....

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Home security options: effective ways to protect your property
18 Dec

Home security options: effective ways to protect your property

A burglary or break-in can be devastating, both financially and emotionally. We take a look at some effective ways you can safeguard your home and family belongings....

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How to design the perfect boot room
20 Nov

How to design the perfect boot room

Traditionally found in country houses and estates, the boot room is a quintessential part of any grand property. It’s the gateway between the outside world and your home, so don’t neglect this imp...

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Tree of the month – Liquidambar (sweet gum)
15 Nov

Tree of the month – Liquidambar (sweet gum)

A rather unknown species, this tree’s bright colours during the autumn months are spellbinding and its sweet-smelling resin is used to produce perfumed and scented products. With the season of colou...

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What are roof lanterns?
13 Nov

What are roof lanterns?

Regarded as both an architectural feature and a practical option for brightening up a room, a roof lantern should have clean lines and perfect composition. They can be crafted into any size to suit th...

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Made to measure doors
01 Nov

Made to measure doors

Originally a term used in tailoring or dress making, ‘made to measure’ is something that has been designed and made to perfectly fit an individual’s unique measurements. Now no longer reserved f...

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6 autumnal country walks with pubs
26 Oct

6 autumnal country walks with pubs

Breath-taking landscapes, quiet glens and rocky hills are the core basis of these autumnal country walks. No Sunday afternoon walk is complete without finishing things off in a cosy country pub with m...

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Tree of the month – Sweet Chestnut
04 Oct

Tree of the month – Sweet Chestnut

Most commonly known for its edible nuts at Christmas, we don’t tend to use sweet chestnut timber in the UK, despite it being remarkably similar to oak. With chestnuts falling on the crisp autumn lea...

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How to make your home flow from inside to out
10 Sep

How to make your home flow from inside to out

Create a sense of harmony between your interior and outdoor space with these home design tips from Tiles Direct....

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