4 Key Design Elements of an Energy-Efficient Home

4 Key Design Elements of an Energy-Efficient Home

An energy-efficient house plan can help significantly reduce dependence on artificial heating and cooling. Many people often have the impression that relying on Energy Star ratings for HVAC and other appliances is sufficient to consider a house as energy efficient, it is the design of…

Top pool design ideas for your Spanish Villa

Top pool design ideas for your Spanish Villa

One of the most desirable features of any Spanish holiday home is an outdoor swimming pool. While back in Blighty we would consider a private pool in your garden as a luxury feature, not so in Spain where a pool is a staple of everyday…

Practical Do It Yourself Tips on Home Renovations

Practical Do It Yourself Tips on Home Renovations

Home renovations can be both fun and overwhelming. However, most homeowners worry about how much money they are going to spend on all the work that needs to be done. Things can become more complicated if you happen to share a party wall with your…

How To Create A New Room In Your House Without Extending

How To Create A New Room In Your House Without Extending

We can easily outgrow the livable space in our homes. Whether it’s adding to a growing family, or simply a change in lifestyle, situations happen which lead us to want that extra bit of space in our homes. Of course, having the addition of a…

The Top Reasons Why Artwork Matters a Lot in Your Home or Building’s Interior Design

The Top Reasons Why Artwork Matters a Lot in Your Home or Building’s Interior Design

Too many times when it comes to the concept of interior design, the artwork is often considered an afterthought. It is seen merely as an element which comes last after the furniture has been carefully and artfully affixed and the wallpaper or paint and flooring…

What Is The Difference Between Modern And Contemporary Interior Design?

What Is The Difference Between Modern And Contemporary Interior Design?

Most people today have no idea what the difference is between modern interior design and contemporary interior design. That is mainly because these 2 terms are often interchangeably used. Casual observers will rarely distinguish differences that exist when comparing the styles. The good news is…

Cut back on your energy use for a greener home

Cut back on your energy use for a greener home

We all know how important it is to cut down on our household energy use; as well as saving money for yourself and your family, you’ll also be helping to reduce the environmental impact of your home. Over the past few years, we’ve seen an…

How to Make Your Hallway More Interesting

How to Make Your Hallway More Interesting

Typically, the hallway is the first thing you see when entering a home. Not many homeowners think too long and hard about how to make the most of their hallway, though. You ideally want your hallway to more than a place to take your shoes…

Construction Project Management Software for Home Renovations

Construction Project Management Software for Home Renovations

People from time require home renovation to time whether you are residing in an old home or a home which wasn’t maintained very well prompting you to be in dire need for home renovation service. But it isn’t as simple as it looks. However, in…

5 Alternative Family Holidays

5 Alternative Family Holidays

It’s that time of the year to start thinking about summer holidays. That’s why Laya Healthcare has brainstormed lots of ideas for alternative family holidays to suit all ages – the toddlers, the teenagers and the big kids! 1. Barcelona Why not mix up a…