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The best places to live in the UK in 2019

Find a regional breakdown and choose your new home based on happiness, CO2 emissions, superfast broadband, the weather, and more...

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10 steps to a greener house move

Make your move as green as possible.

Best Free Home and Interior Design Tools, Apps and Software
The best free home and interior design tools

Dream up your perfect home...

Modern UK Houses
Leasehold has been axed for all new houses
New builds will be sold as freehold to tackle unfair leasehold pract…
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How to paint a room

This is everything you didn't know you had to do...

My New Home brings you advice and inspiring ideas whether you're moving house or settling into your new home. Find everything you need on buying and selling and inspiration for your home.

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How to choose the right type of paint when decorating a room

Primer, undercoat, gloss, emulsion, clay and chalk explained.

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Clever decorating tricks to make a small room look bigger

Follow this advice from a leading colour expert.

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12 stylish & practical pantry ideas for all your storage needs

Even when space is limited.

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Small room ideas: 8 simple ways to create more space

These tips can help you win back more space for living.

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This is how improvements to your garden could boost your property value

It could add more value than an extension.

London Houses
What is a home buyers survey and how much does it cost?

Plus how to find a good surveyor.

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The biggest garden trends that will transform your outdoor space

Including design, materials, planting and lifestyle influences.

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20 stunning dark kitchen ideas

From flooring to cabinets and dark paint ideas...

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13 bedroom wallpaper ideas to transform plain walls

From striped to floral, there is something here for everyone.

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These are the 10 best places to live in London

According to the 2019 Sunday Times Best Places to Live list.

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Kevin McCloud shares his biggest piece of advice for first-time buyers

'Find somewhere that you can repair and redecorate.'

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This is the best day of the week to move house

#HouseHomeAbode: Plus how to avoid common costly pitfalls and moving day delays.

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Beds and bedframes: What's the perfect type for your bedroom?

Statement style or pared-back chic – sleep soundly in the perfect choice for your scheme.

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14 garden design ideas to make the best of your outdoor space

These ideas are key to a scheme you'll love for years to come.

Small space bedroom ideas
18 small bedroom ideas to fall in love with

Clever ways to maximise your space.