Category Archives: HOME GARDEN

Check out a rambling family farmhouse revamped on a tight budget

We earn a commission for products purchased through some links in this article. When this young family were starting to outgrow their cottage and were in need more space they were surprised to find that the solution was close at hand. By swapping their small cottage for a larger farmhouse on the same… Read More »

Enjoy an ambitious New England-style transformation of a home in the Surrey Hills, and its elegant interiors 

We earn a commission for products purchased through some links in this article. No strangers to the renovation game, JP and his husband John had completed seven property projects before embarking on their eighth – an uninspiring detached house in the Surrey Hills. ‘We got together 22 years ago and had a plan from… Read More »

Tour a smart Victorian home in London with a spacious glass extension

We earn a commission for products purchased through some links in this article. Having a crystal clear vision of what they wanted didn’t make it any easier for these owners to find the right house. ‘We were looking for a project – a property to renovate – one that was a cut above… Read More »

Step inside a glamorous end of terrace in south London, transformed with deep colours

We earn a commission for products purchased through some links in this article. Searching for a home with more space than their small flat, these owners viewed a seemingly endless selection of rather dreary properties in their quest for a place to renovate. Love looking around real-life homes? Take a look at our real homes channel ‘We looked at lots of flats, then the estate agent showed… Read More »