Transforming Your Living Room into a Relaxing Haven

Transforming Your Living Room into a Relaxing Haven

Your lounge serves one primary purpose – it’s an area to feel comfortable in. This is the room where guests are entertained, where glasses of wine are drunk, and where cosy movie nights take place. As such, it should be warm, inviting, and above all…

PANTONE OF THE YEAR – USING LIVING CORAL WINDOW INSPIRATION

PANTONE OF THE YEAR – USING LIVING CORAL WINDOW INSPIRATION

Lucy Shore, Creative Designer at window dressing expert, Swish, comments on using the colour of the year to best effect: “The light and bright feel of Living Coral makes it the ideal choice for home interiors.” “Whether you want to go bold with a full…

TRANSFORM YOUR KITCHEN INTO A TRENDY SPACE IN ONLY ONE WEEKEND

TRANSFORM YOUR KITCHEN INTO A TRENDY SPACE IN ONLY ONE WEEKEND

I love kitchens. They are exciting and vibrant places where you can express yourself in the food that you prepare. Not only are they a functional heart of the house, but they must look attractive and provide space for storage. Many people keep the one…

8 Simple Ways to Give Your Bathroom a Lift

8 Simple Ways to Give Your Bathroom a Lift

If your bathroom is looking a bit tired, and grungy, use these tips to brighten it up again, and give it a fresh new look: Deep clean everything The first step is to give everything a good clean including your tiles. You will be pleasantly…

How to maximise the beauty of your Home with Wood Flooring

How to maximise the beauty of your Home with Wood Flooring

Most of us would agree that finding the beauty in our homes can be tough. Often we find ourselves living in homes with uninspired architectural design, and it’s left to us to find the touches that can make it special and unique. Ensuring the exterior…

Why Choose Aluminium Over PVC

Why Choose Aluminium Over PVC

When they first started to emerge on the scenes it was believed that aluminium framed doors and windows were far inferior to their PVC counterparts. This may have been true at first, originally aluminium windows and doors were only available in a raw silver finish, compared…

Why aluminium blinds work best in the bathroom

Why aluminium blinds work best in the bathroom

Amy Rowe, the brand manager at Swish, looks at why aluminium blinds are a great choice for bathrooms: “As well as the overall look, considering the impact that everyday moisture will have on your chosen blind is vital to ensure it stays looking good. “The…

Wood Flooring – Finding a Fitter

Wood Flooring – Finding a Fitter

In order to pass on huge savings to our customers Direct Wood Flooring do not offer a fitting service. Instead we provide an incredible selection of supreme quality wood flooring, laminate and luxury vinyl tiles and advise customers to seek the help of local professionals…

Vinyl, Low Cost and Lovely

Vinyl, Low Cost and Lovely

  Sure, you love the look of natural stone and ceramic tile in the bathroom, but you don’t love the cost. If you want an alternative that’s easy on the budget, low-maintenance, and comfortable underfoot, turn to vinyl. Water-resistant and antimicrobial, vinyl is available in…

Turf wars: Brits obsess about green space

Turf wars: Brits obsess about green space

With spring in full swing, now is the time to enjoy the outdoors: our gardens, local parks – in fact, any green space at all. Did you know just how much Brits obsess about green space? That 9 out of 10 of us actively seek green…