The way you light a space will determine the look and feel of an area. Solely turning on an overhead light every time you walk into a room may work well for lighting the entire area, but it won’t do much for unwanted shadows or comfort. There are three lighting layers that offer the solution for all your lighting problems. But only one lighting fixture can create all layers. Recessed lighting is multi-faceted and can be used in every area of your home.… View Post

What Could You Do With a Spare Room …

What Could You Do With a Spare Room at Home?

If you have a spare room at home, it’s so worth making the most of it. Whether you’re renting or buying your property, this is space that you’re paying for so why let it go to waste? When you consider how short on space so many people are in their homes (especially those that live in big cities) it seems crazy to waste perfectly good rooms that you have access to.… View Post

Freshers life: Kitting out Uni digs

Freshers life: Kitting out Uni digs

It’s back to school, but for parents whose kids aren’t quite so small, ‘back to school’ is a whole different ball game. After battling through those torturous teenage years, your eldest is finally spreading their wings and leaving the nest. Heck, who’d have thought you’d actually be dreading it?… View Post

Why Everyone Should Own a TV Bed

Why Everyone Should Own a TV Bed

How often do you find that you are snuggled up in your bed not really wanting to leave that spot, but wishing that you were just a bit closer to the TV and TV remote? It’s a common problem that many people face on a daily basis. The good news? There’s a way that you can snuggle in bed and have your TV time, too. With a TV bed, your dream can become a reality.… View Post

Fixing the middle child syndrome with Desenio Prints

Fixing the middle child syndrome with Desenio Prints

Confession time… Tigger suffers from the middle child syndrome. Bless his heart he has never really had a bedroom kitted out to the way he would choose.  Up until we moved home two years ago he had the box room.  Which was the nursery that had decorated for the arrival of Roo. In neutral tones of cream and cocoa to tie in with the Mamas & Papas Barnaby Bear theme, we had chosen.  It was never redecorated for his arrival or the subsequent years he called it his bedroom. It never had his own stamp on, it was just a room where he slept and kept his belongings.… View Post

Bedroom flooring: 4 choices for style and comfort

Bedroom flooring: 4 choices for style and comfort

The bedroom is a crucial and sacred area of most houses. Not only does it need to reflect our personal style, it needs to be comfortable. The first thing that comes to mind for many people is the furniture – namely their bed. However, flooring is a key factor in getting the ideal look for your bedroom, whilst also making it warm and inviting. Covering everything from wood flooring to thick carpets, here are four great flooring options to make the most of your bedroom.… View Post