Expert Advice

Expert Advice: How to Add Colour to Your Home

Expert tips on how to add colour to your home with style and panache by interior designer Gail Taylor of Chelsea Harbour-based th2 designs

Ad Feature 5 Smart Storage Solutions for a More Organised Home

Smart storage solutions to help you get organised at home, from clever wall panelling that hides a multitude of sins in the hallway to smart drawers, kitchen larders and wine cellars

London 2018 property market forecast: White City Living

What’s in Store for London’s Property Market in 2018?

A snap election, Brexit, Stamp Duty costs and rising interest rates have all impacted the London property market in 2017. So what’s in store in 2018? Fiona Brandhorst asks the experts…

Glasshouse Gardens, Stratford, is proving popular with first-time buyers

First Time Buyer Activity Increases in East & South East London

First-time buyer activity is on the up in east and south east London as stamp duty rise dampens the enthusiasm of buy-to-let investors

William Yeoward interior design

Interior Design Inspiration from 6 Great British Interior Designers

Always wanted the Kit Kemp look? Inspired by William Yeoward? Six top British interior designers share their know-how so that you can get the look…

George Clarke on Amazing Spaces and the future of interior design

George Clarke on the Future of Homes in London

Interior designer and TV personality George Clarke tells The Resident about his inspirations, the multi-generation homes of the future and going all ‘restoration man’ on his own Notting Hill home 

Kitchen zoning: Expert advice from kitchen designers McCarron & Co (Abbotsbury)

Ad Feature Expert Advice on Kitchen Zoning

Consider a new kitchen? Looking for a more modern, open-plan layout? Then you need to think about zoning your cooking, dining and living spaces. Andy Barette, Senior Designer at bespoke kitchen design company McCarron & Co, shares his expert advice on kitchen zoning

Renovating a period property: Expert advice from Eamonn Agha of Huntsmore Design & Build Project Management company in Kensington

Five Top Tips for Renovating a Period Property

Eamonn Agha of Kensington based Design & Build Project Management company Huntsmore shares his five top tips for renovating period properties

The Ante Room at Syon House


Interior designer Caroline Percy has launched Historic Decoration Days at the house she grew up in – Syon House in west London – so that those with an interest in period properties or restoration can learn the tricks of a very niche trade…

Create, an architectural planning, design and build service based in south east London, guides us through the home extension process


Thinking of enhancing your home with a loft conversion, extension or refurbishment? The team at south east London-based Create guides homeowners through the process from start to finish in five easy steps…

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