UK Houzz Tour: Relaxed Vintage Style in a Once-Neglected Flat (23 photos)

For many of us, having a vision of how we want our homes to look is one thing, but how to get to that gorgeous, finished point, especially when there are numerous stages including demolition and permissions to navigate, is quite another.
That was the situation facing the couple who own this period…


UK Houzz Tour: Relaxed Vintage Style in a Once-Neglected Flat (23 photos)
UK Houzz Tour: Relaxed Vintage Style in a Once-Neglected Flat (23 photos)
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UK Garden Tour: A Small, Lush Retreat With Secluded Seating Areas (11 photos)

Dutch garden designer Piet Oudolf is admired for his beautiful landscapes filled with dreamy drifts of perennial plants, and it was a love of his work that inspired the owners of this UK home to call in garden designer Joanne Bernstein. The couple had seen her work in a book by Noel Kingsbury, who’s…


UK Garden Tour: A Small, Lush Retreat With Secluded Seating Areas (11 photos)
UK Garden Tour: A Small, Lush Retreat With Secluded Seating Areas (11 photos)
Source: Houzz Kitchens

Before & After: How an Extra 40sqm Gave a Family Home a Big Boost (31 photos)

Dark, poky rooms, a dated colour scheme, and a layout that didn’t facilitate togetherness as a family – there was a lot that wasn’t working about this Federation-style home built in the 1990s in Sydney, NSW. But that all changed when Penny Middlemiss, interior designer and founder of Anju…


Before & After: How an Extra 40sqm Gave a Family Home a Big Boost (31 photos)
Before & After: How an Extra 40sqm Gave a Family Home a Big Boost (31 photos)
Source: Houzz Kitchens

Look Out for These Hidden Costs When Renovating Your Bathroom (9 photos)

Bathrooms and ensuites are often the smallest rooms in the house, yet renovating them usually involves almost every trade, from plumbers to tilers and painters to plasterers. There are so many people to manage that the key to getting it right and staying on budget is organisation.


Look Out for These Hidden Costs When Renovating Your Bathroom (9 photos)
Look Out for These Hidden Costs When Renovating Your Bathroom (9 photos)
Source: Houzz Kitchens