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Fish patterned roller blinds in blue and white striped bathroom
Do you need blackout blinds in bathrooms? No, there’s no specific reason that bathrooms need blackout blinds, but also, no reason why you can’t have them and a few reasons...
Dark willow patterned roller blinds in bedroom
Do dark blinds make a room look smaller? Yes, in most people’s opinions. This effect is achieved because dark colours absorb light rather than reflecting it, and also because darkening...
Luxurious rustic themed kitchen
If you’re taking a proactive approach to designing the interior of your house rather than just filling it ad-hoc with bits from Argos and Ikea and calling it good, the...
Small white and brown themed living room
How do interior designers make a small house look good? This comes down to a combination of making clever use of the space available, whilst avoiding cluttering it up or...
Interior designer showing client fabrics
There is a reason that interior designers get paid big bucks; and that reason is that people are willing to pay it. I’m not knocking the concept of hiring an...
Couple working out decorating budget
How can I decorate my home on a low budget? Knowing what your budget is and also the costs and/or price scales of the various things you need to buy...
Woman sat in front of unpainted wall thinking
Achieving the interiors equivalent of socks with sandals doesn’t tend to be high on anybody’s must-have list when they start thinking about decorating or redesigning the interior of their home....
The pink stuff oxi powder in front of vertical blinds
Can you use The Miracle Laundry OXI Powder Stain Remover on blinds made of fabric? No, I don’t recommend this. What is “The Miracle Laundry OXI Powder Stain Remover” anyway,...