Design & Decorate

Blazing Beauties

  To create a cosy ambience in your home without the mess and hassle of a fireplace try a sophisticated stove. With a myriad of modern and traditional styles to choose from, there has never been a better time to kiss messy grates and draughty…

Suite Success

  No longer a cramped pokey wash room tagged on to the master bedroom, the en suite has evolved into a personal haven kitted out for luxurious pampering. House and Home's Eimear Nic an Bhaird reveals how to create an en suite in ten easy…

Perfect Beds

  We know just how important a goods nights sleep really is which is why we've put together this ultimate guide to making the perfect bed. Choosing the bed itself is very important. It's a very personal thing and there's a great variety available for…

And so to Bed …

  A lumpy mattress, less than springy springs and a base that creaks into the bargain...no wonder you can't sleep at night. Isn't it time you bought yourself a new bed? A good night's sleep can do more for the mind, body and soul than…

Painting Doors & Windows

  Materials Needed Surface Preparation Getting a Smooth Surface Paints & Stains Paints Woodcare So where to start? Painting Sash Windows Painting Casement Windows   Materials Needed For your paint job you will need; a scraper, shavehook, glasspaper, brushes, hot air gun and of course…

Tub of Love

  If you really want to make a splash in the bathroom invest in a top tub, writes Roisin Carabine. Oh I wish I'd never gone all streamlined in my suite petite. Minimalism has a lot to answer for. Back in the Nineties when shower…

Trend Alert!

  Since we've all been a little empty of pocket recently, there has been a growing appreciation of the charms of times past and its associated benefits. Quality, for one, was traditionally held in high esteem, while comfort would never have been sacrificed in favour…
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