Creating such a room, or even capturing a degree of cinematic experience in a living room, is often more involved than just installing the right equipment. Claire Lloyd looks at how to make the most of media systems at home
Totally stable but offering a real wood finish, engineered floors are a popular choice. This step-by-step guide explains how to fit one in a weekend
This easy to follow guide includes a full list of the tools and equipment you’ll need to fit your own shower
A poorly-lit room can let even the most beautiful interiors down — ensure your new home really shines with our definitive lighting guide
It’s vital to creating a clutter-free, organised home, but storage is often left to be considered towards the end of the project. Here are some savvy ways of building it into your new (or existing) home
Replacing an old kitchen might be massively rewarding, but it is not without its complications. We look at kitchen replacements, extensions and relocations and tackle the issues involved with each to ensure your project runs smoothly
From removing your gas fire to installing a woodburner, here's what you need to consider when replacing old for new
From a place to house white goods, to providing storage for sports kits, muddy boots and pet beds, utility rooms fulfil a multitude of functions. Natasha Brinsmead explains the design essentials
Timeless and low-maintenance — what’s not to like about a solid timber flooring? Even better, laying one can be a DIY job. Natasha Brinsmead explains how
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