Natasha is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Associate Editor and has been a member of the team for over two decades. An experienced journalist and renovation expert, she has written for a number of homes titles. She has renovated a terrace and is at the end of the DIY renovation and extension of her Edwardian cottage. She is now looking for her next project.
Great garden room lighting ideas are vital if you want to get the very most out of the space both night and day, as well as highlight any interesting features
Getting decking colour ideas right can make or break your outdoor space. Our gallery of ideas will help you create a garden full of charm and individuality
Timber cladding remains a very popular way of finishing a house — we explain the different timber cladding types, installation and costs you are likely to face
Our collection of beautiful summer house interior ideas will give you a serious inspiration boost, whether you want a sociable space or a quiet spot to escape
Insulating windows should be top of your priority list if you want to keep your house warm and cut your energy bills — we show you how to do it
Patio or decking? It is a choice commonly faced by those creating a new landscaping scheme. If you can't decide, our guide is here to help
Wondering what double glazing costs? Whether you are replacing single glazing or fitting new windows our guide is here to help
Our collection of 15 beautiful kitchen wall tile ideas will give you all the inspiration you need to finish off your kitchen project in style
Window condensation is not only annoying and unsightly — it can also lead to more serious problems. We take a look at what causes it and how to put it to a stop
We've gathered together the best peninsula kitchen ideas out there to ensure you have all the tips, trick and tools you need to create your dream kitchen layout
Glass link extensions are not only striking design features for any style of house — they also serve a practical purpose. We show you how to get them spot on
Our inspirational collection of brilliant window sill ideas is here to ensure you don't overlook this important design detail
Is the kitchen triangle still a thing? Once seen as the golden rule of good kitchen design, we look at whether it is still a useful layout concept.
When does a utility room need an extractor fan and when might it not be a requirement? Our guide has all the answers
Wondering which window handle types will be best for your style of windows? Our guide is here to take you through the most common options
The world of window sizes can be a little confusing — but our quick guide is here to explain everything you need to know
Renovating a house is both exciting and rewarding yet it is not without its challenges. Our guide is here to ensure your renovation project runs smoothly
The best front door colours can not only enhance the façade of your home — they also have the power to speak volumes about your personality
After some bungalow interior design inspiration? Our collection of ideas includes plenty of creative and original ways to treat single storey layouts
Although orangery costs can vary, our guide will help you plan your project so that you stay on budget to ensure your project is a success
Our collection of garden wall ideas is here to ensure your outdoor spaces look just as good as your interiors, no matter what your style
Condensation in conservatories is a common problem — our guide will explain how you can prevent it from happening and what to do about an existing problem
The right conservatory roof blinds could be essential if you want to enjoy your conservatory throughout the seasons. Here we explore the options and costs
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