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From buds to blooms, floral inspired interior design is worth growing in your home!

Summer is here at last and it’s the perfect time to tend to your blooms – inside your house, as well as in your garden!  Floral interior design has been a popular interior design trend for decades – from vintage inspired sweet rose buds to the dizzy designs of the impact blooms of the 1970s […]

Tower Power – could you live in the tallest home on the street?!

From a derelict country folly to a renovated windmill or water tower, the power of living in a tower is the unique character of such a quirky and special building. Outstanding views from the top, one-off features, odd shaped rooms and, of course many stairs, living in a tower is a special experience. They can […]

Pastel perfect interior design

Pastel perfect interior inspiration with A Passion for Homes and Checkatrade.com Soft and sophisticated or funky and fun, the pastel trend in home interior design continues in popularity this year. With spring just around the corner, tones of greens, pinks and lemons are starting to flower in home interiors and fashion. Colour Well, yes, the […]

Indoor slides to put the fun and speed back into your home!

Ever had a sneaky slide down the stair bannister rail when you were a kid (or a big kid!). Yes, so did we! Definitely not just for kids, an indoor slide is the best fun your house can provide! Welcome Jane Blanchard to the blog, with her take on the indoor slide… ‘You might say […]

House proud? Are you one of the UK’s 43% home perfectionists…!

Check out this very interesting research done by Carpetright – do you agree, are you shocked, is this reality? House Proud Britain: A nation of perfectionists, who care more about their homes than themselves. According to an online survey carried out in November 2014 on 1,773 individuals by Carpetright, we live in a nation of […]

Now’s the time for vinyl flooring to shine – from stripes to metallic…

Visiting my friend in her lovely new build home, I was very interested to see the significant use of vinyl flooring by the developers. In the kitchen and bathrooms (nothing unusual there) but also the hallway in a wood design which looked so ‘real’ that I had to stop and take a closer look (and […]

Vote Now: your most important three factors when choosing an estate agent

So, if you’re selling your home soon, one of the most important decisions you need to make is your choice of estate agent. But if they all offer the same percentage charge for their services, and all agents will put your property on all the main property portal sites (Zoopla, Rightmove, Prime Location etc), what […]