That’s me in the spot light…

That’s me in the spot light…

Following a blog I posted a few weeks ago on thinking about your lighting plan like a cake (no, really) in order to encourage my wife to read past the first sentence, I’ve had a lot of enquires about using spot lighting. Where it works and where it...
Out of Space

Out of Space

Space. The final frontier. And something we could all do with more of. Here are my top tips to make the most of your home without knocking through to your neighbours and hoping they don’t notice… Stairs A clever bit of under-stair carpentry can provide you...
Remain In Light

Remain In Light

I’d like to start this blog with a question. Does anyone, other than me, find the subject of lighting interesting? I love lighting and what it can do to an interior. Getting it right can elevate a space to something truly amazing, drawing the eye and guiding you...
Oh, make me over…!

Oh, make me over…!

Do you yearn for an “Elle Deco”-styled, perfectly neat and tidy family home? Do you find that having the required actual family seems to prevent that from becoming a reality? Fear not! Here are a few free or inexpensive ways to help guide you in the right...
(Work)Top Gun

(Work)Top Gun

  Choosing your kitchen; the door style, handles, colour and appliances is the easy bit. Worst case scenario, they can be replaced or repainted with minimal fuss or cost if they don’t work for you (see...
Kitchens of Distinction

Kitchens of Distinction

If you feel like your kitchen is more Little Chef than Master Chef, here are a few ways to improve the most important room in the house without ripping it out and starting again…   The Doors If your kitchen layout already works, then replacing or repainting the...