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6 flower and bouquet trends for Mother's Day 2018

Show your mother what she means to you with beautiful blooms this year...<p><b>It's almost a guarantee that mothers, grandmothers and mothers-to-be will</b> …

Mother's Day

Freezing cold weather to 'postpone' spring thanks to the 'beast from the East'

The Met Office predicts that it's going to get a LOT colder...<p><b>For those hoping to enjoy a little warmth from the sun as spring looms ever closer, you</b> …

Weather

Featured Grand Designs home and former hunting lodge is on the market

Property of the week: As an architectural success, the Newport home featured on Channel 4's Grand Designs.<p><b>Dating back to 1712, Kemeys Folly is a</b> …

Spring gardening projects: how to make your vision a reality

However big or small, your outdoor space has so much potential.<p><b>However big or small, our gardens have so much potential: a place to relax, play and</b> …

Make everyday tasks simple with these utility room storage ideas

Style meets practicality...<p><b>Nothing beats a perfectly organised utility room for all your washing and cleaning needs. The key to a well-designed</b> …

Furniture

Peek inside this extraordinary Portsmouth B&B now on sale as a family home

It comes with a fully functioning bar and fascinating history...<p><b>A wonderful home currently operating as a B&B in Old Portsmouth, Hampshire, has</b> …

New England

Beautiful 17th century Surrey cottage for sale is the epitome of English country charm

A huge barn is included in the price.<p><b>Druids in Puttenham, Surrey, is a Grade II listed 17th century cottage within a secluded country setting.</b><p>Despite …

17th Century

TV licence fee will go up on 1 April – this is how much it will cost you

The BBC announces a small price increase.<p><b>The BBC has announced that the TV licence fee is going up in just over a month's time.</b><p>The corporation will …

Blue Planet II

8 famous kitchen designs from popular TV shows

From Stranger Things and Friends to Big Bang Theory and Fresh Prince of Bel-Air...<p><b>If you're planning a kitchen redesign, you may find some decorating</b> …

Kitchens

Clever lighting solutions to calm, energise, concentrate and sleep at home

Red light gives a feeling of security whilst blue lights help to energise.<p><b>With the home being a hub of activity, it's important to ensure the right</b> …

Self-improvement

5 steps to urban gardening

Big ideas for small spaces...<p><b>Gardening is officially back on the 'cool' list. From wellbeing to sustainability, our outdoor space is so much more</b> …

Gardening

This wonderful former artist studio for sale was once owned by Sir Charles Thomas Wheeler

Property of the week: The home's interior design is exceptional.<p><b>An enchanting period studio in Chelsea, London, where the sculptor Sir Charles Thomas</b> …

Playwrights

Decorate your home with real flowers that will last an entire year, for less than £7

It really won't break the bank.<p><b>Nothing beats a bunch of gorgeous fresh flowers to brighten up a room, but that all changes when they wilt and</b> …

Gardening

Inside Bruce Willis' swanky new Upper West Side apartment

The actor picked up a four-bedroom pad just a few weeks after selling his Manhattan apartment.<p><b>Just a few weeks after selling their Central Park West</b> …

Bruce Willis

Take a look at the National Trust's new spring gardening range

If you're green-fingered you'll love the new range. Browse here...<p>The collection offers printed garden decorations, and useful and stylish tools and …

Gardening

This is what the colour of your front door reveals about your personality, according to Pantone

Estate agent Marsh & Parsons has teamed up with the leading colour experts.<p><b>The colour of your front door might be down to trends or fashion, but it</b> …

Home Decorating

Mary Berry reveals the retro dinner party dish that's making a comeback

The former Great British Bake Off judge has a 'better' suggestion on how to serve the fashionable ingredient.<p><b>Mary Berry has spoken. Avocados are</b> …

Great British Bake Off

Aldi's new bargain pet range could save owners almost £5,000

From toys and beds to cages and coats…<p><b>We've got some good news for dog and cat owners across the UK – budget supermarket chain, Aldi, is launching</b> …

Pets

Bournemouth beach has been ranked one of the best in Europe

Time for a trip down south, it seems...<p><b>If the dreary start to the year has left you dreaming of warm, sunny beaches this summer, then you may be</b> …

European Travel

Paint and colour expert Annie Sloan: 'The dining room has always been a really important part of our day'

Annie talks about living in Oxford and her early influences.<p><b>Decorative paint techniques expert Annie, 68, lives in a colour-filled home in Oxford</b> …

Eldest

Asda's unicorn garden gnome sells out overnight

And the supermarket confirm they've ordered extra stock to meet the unprecedented demand.<p><b>Asda's new range of garden gnomes have gone down a storm</b> …

Chelsea Flower Show

Baker Street apartment where H. G. Wells and Arnold Bennet lived is now for sale

It's on sale for £2.35 million.<p><b>Lovers of literature will appreciate this four-bedroom apartment for sale in Chiltern Court on Baker Street – the</b> …

Literature

Charlie Luxton: How to manage a self-build budget

Charlie explains how he has managed to not only stick to his budget, but come in at around £5,000 under budget so far.<p><b>'At the heart of any budget</b> …

Sustainability

Uri Geller launches competition to win a brand new flat in Berkshire

The property is worth £210,000.<p><b>Specialist property developer, Equinox Living, has joined forces with illusionist and TV personality, Uri Gellar, to</b> …

Berkshire

Having these 5 things in your home mean you're successful

Wine cellar, anyone?<p><b>Owning a wine cellar is seen as the biggest indicator of success in the home, a new study has found.</b><p>Hitachi Personal Finance's …

Wine Cellars

These are the dirtiest spots in hotel rooms, apparently

Never travel without anti-bacterial wipes again...<p><b>By this point in the year, you've probably been dreaming about your summer holiday for what feels</b> …

Hospitality

Brace yourself! Heavy snowfall could be heading for the UK, Met Office warns

A recent Sudden Stratospheric Warming above the North Pole could lead to significantly colder weather in the UK.<p><b>Though the temperature outside might</b> …

Weather

Wren Kitchens unveil gorgeous new pastel kitchen collection

This is one for pastel lovers...<p><b>We know how important colour is when it comes to kitchen design. From bold, vivid pops to delicate pastels, there's a</b> …

Home Decorating

5 ways to create a statement ceiling with wallpaper

It's time to decorate the fifth wall...<p><b>'Searches for statement ceilings are on the up,' says Alex Whitecroft, head of design at I Want Wallpaper.</b> …

Home Decorating

Interior designer Julia Kendell's top decorating trends for 2018

From spa bathrooms to second kitchens and mirrored TVs...<p><b>As a guest designer on BBC's DIY SOS, interior designer and TV presenter, Julia Kendall,</b> …

Interior Design