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5 tips for renovating your leasehold flat

As the nights draw in and summer holiday memories fade, we’re spending more time indoors. And it’s at times like this we start hatching plans for home improvement projects, fuelled by the new series of Grand Designs and BBC2s Great Interiors Design Challenge. But if you’re living in a leasehold flat or leasehold property, then...

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Real Homes Show Episode 11

Real Homes Show episode 11 is here. Checking It Out; Laura Crombie demonstrates the best way to remove stains from carpets. The Small Space Squad head to Wales to transform a semi-detached house with an open-plan kitchen and loft conversion. Join The Hub to find out how a smart fridge could change your life. Anna...

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Claim your 2 free tickets to Grand Designs Live Birmingham

On the 9th – 13th October 2019, the NEC will play host to Grand Designs Live; bringing the height of home and design innovation to Birmingham. The event offers a great day out with hundreds of innovative ideas for the home, informative talks and demonstrations, with design guru and TV broadcaster, Kevin McCloud leading the event.  Whether you are starting out on your first...

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Moving home, get to the front of the queue

Finally, you have found the house of your dreams, and you’ve decided to set a date to move. Homeowners really do prefer the drier summer months for moving home with August topped as one of the most popular months. There is no better time of year to safely transfer your valued possessions from one place...

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Five things you need to know to keep your project in budget

Five things you need to know to keep your project in budget / How to budget for a home improvement project The costs of home improvements can quickly get out of hand. So we’ve asked the property advice website HomeOwners Alliance for their top tips on budgeting for and funding your home improvement projects. Plan...

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Real Homes Show Episode 7

The Real Homes Show episode 7 is here. This weeks episode shows you how you can create your dream home a reality on a budget. The small space squad this week come up with clever ideas for storage solutions for an apartment. Anna Morley shows how you can introduce a splash of orange into your...

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How much does it cost to renovate your home?

Whether big or small, there’s always a part of your home with room for improvement. So, what’s holding you back? If it’s financial reasons, then we have a guide that can help you estimate the potential costs and profits of renovating your home. However, before enthusiasm gets the better of you, let’s make some measured...

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Real Homes Show Episode 6

The Real Homes Show episode 6 is here. This week’s episode encourages you to head outdoors to make your home beautiful outside as well as inside. The Small Space Squad look at how to transform a 1930s family home. Style Editor Anna Morley’s gives advice on choosing walnut furniture for that warmer softer feel. Presenter...

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4 in 10 renters stuck with landlords who refuse to repair problem-riddled properties

A majority of people renting in the UK say they will never be able to afford a home – although they would like to buy their own place. And almost 4 in 10 of those renting, are stuck in cold, damp properties with landlords unwilling to do basic repairs and maintenance. Of those renting in...

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RHTV Episode 5

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Real Homes Show Episode 5

The Real Homes Show episode 5 is here. This episode shows you how you can make your dream home a reality whatever your budget. Anna Morley will discuss how to decorate your home using neutral colours. Renovator expert Sarah Handley talks about how you can create an extra bedroom with an on en suite shower...

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