Inspiration and lifestyle

Adapting your habitat: making the most of multipurpose rooms

Inspiration and lifestyle

26 October 2021

When things change you have to adapt, and that means making your home adaptable too. Here are some home hacks to make your space more multipurpose.

Woman wearing blue top and blue helmet cycling towards central London
Top tips for cycling in the city

Inspiration and lifestyle

30 July 2021

Cycle traffic has increased 45.7% since 2019. So how do you stay safe, especially in the city? Check out our top tips.

Work life balance
Getting a work-life balance when working from home

Inspiration and lifestyle

6 April 2021

When your home doubles up as your office, it can be tricky to balance home and work. Here are our tops tips for getting a good work-life balance.

Homes of the future
What will the home of the future look like?

Inspiration and lifestyle

17 January 2019

How we live and work is changing. To find out how, we ask what the home of the future might tell us about how we live in five, ten and twenty years’ time.

White house
Charmaine White: How to design an inspiring home office

Inspiration and lifestyle

25 September 2018

Ahead of Grand Designs Live, Charmaine White shares how you can turn your home office into a space that’s not only functional, but inspiring too.

Katie Malik
Katie Malik Interiors: Designing a multifunctional room for modern living

Inspiration and lifestyle

24 September 2018

Katie Malik talks about her lifelong passion for interior design, setting up her own business, and her top tips for creating multipurpose spaces.

Beautiful rooms
Beautiful Rooms by Zoe: How to make your home a haven

Inspiration and lifestyle

24 September 2018

Ahead of appearing at Grand Designs Live, Zoe Perks shares her top tips on how to make your home a respite from the hectic pace of modern life.

Boxx
Boxx Creative: How to make your home eco-friendlier with stylish, sustainable design

Inspiration and lifestyle

24 September 2018

Ahead of Grand Designs Live, Boxx Creative chat easy ways to make your home greener, sustainable design and why you should support your local crafters.

Interior quiz
What's your interior design personality?

Inspiration and lifestyle

21 May 2018

Is your interior style bang on trend, or are you an interior design maverick? Take our quiz now to find out and get some top tips for home styling.