The Ultimate Tile Guide for Surviving the Winter [2021]

With more time spent at home than ever before since the global pandemic, it’s no surprise that many of us have begun reassessing our interior design wants and needs. Certainly, our homes have had to adapt to becoming more multifunctional while also providing a calm retreat from the outside world, which is even more important as winter fully sets in. That’s why today, we’ll be taking a deep dive into how you can harness the power of interior design to survive winter at home. In this guide, we’ll take a... Read More

Tiling Your Staircase: A Step By Step Guide

With Covid-19 still causing many of us to stay indoors, more and more households are now turning their hands to DIY – whether that be a result of spending more time than ever within your existing outdated interiors, or simply as a means of curing your lockdown boredom!  Tiling can, at the best of times, be a daunting task – but is tiling your staircase even more difficult than wall or flooring installations?  Here we’re exploring exactly that, offering up a no-nonsense, step by step guide (see what we did... Read More

Stars, Stripes and…Tiles? 5 Ways to Pull Off An American Style Kitchen

Only recently have kitchens become one of the main socialising areas within British homes. With this in mind, more and more of us are dreaming of an American style open plan kitchen – but with older homes traditionally having smaller galley kitchens, pulling off that ideal interior is no easy feat. That’s why today, we’re giving you 5 open plan kitchen ideas from across the pond to help inspire your next interior renovation. Consider your available space  When you think American kitchens, you automatically think of a large open plan... Read More

What’s the Gloss? Deciding if Gloss Finish Tiles Are Right For You

When you first start the tile buying process, it’s highly likely that your main focus will be on colour schemes and designs you want to pull off for the perfect home update. However, you’ll also need to decide which tile finish will work best for you.  That’s why today, we’re giving you the gloss (sorry, we couldn’t resist a little wordplay) on whether high gloss floor or wall tiles are the way to go. Running through the pros and cons of both gloss and matt finishes, we’ll give you all... Read More

How to Transform Your Home into a Rental Property

If you’re looking to jump on the bandwagon and transform your home into a viable vacation rental to generate some extra income, this post is for you. In most cases, renting out your property as a holiday home requires little experience to get started while offering the chance to tap into the increasingly popular demand for personalised and unique holiday experiences. To help you on your way, we’ve put together four simple steps, so you’ll be ready for the grand opening of your vacation rental property in no time! Prepare... Read More

Crank Up The Heat: Choosing Tiles Fit For Underfloor Heating

If you’re already starting to feel the winter blues with shorter days and colder temperatures, we have the perfect remedy for you – underfloor heating. Okay, so you might have been expecting something a little more exciting than that, but by the end of this blog we’re pretty confident you’ll be an underfloor heating convert.  That may be a bold statement, but for anyone who’s looking to add a touch of luxury and comfort to their daily lives, underfloor heating and tiled floors are the way to go. Whether you... Read More

Q&A: Answering Your Interior Questions

It’s natural to have a lot of important questions floating through your mind when you’re planning an interior update for your home. To help you find the right answers to some of those questions, we’re here to help. We’ve put together some helpful answers to your interior update questions in one handy blog post, meaning you don’t have to spend hours searching for them on the internet. So, let’s get started.  1. Are tiles waterproof? No, tiles aren’t fully waterproof, but they do boast excellent resistance to water and moisture... Read More

Big and Bold: Statement Bathroom Interiors to End The Year

There’s no doubt that 2020 has been an unusual year so far, with the global pandemic continuing to impact every aspect of our daily lives. However, with just a few months to go until we welcome in 2021, we thought it would be nice to escape the present (even if just for a few minutes) and explore some big and bold bathroom interior ideas that could be just what’s needed to end this unprecedented year in style. From dramatic black to pretty pink and striking patterns, this year’s bathroom interior... Read More

Rock the Splashbah: How to Use Tiles for Splashback Solutions

Table of contents What is a splashback and why bother? How to choose the right splashback tile material for you Splashback style inspiration If you’re looking to give your home interiors a rocking new look, then chanting ‘Rock the Splashbah’ to the tune of The Clash’s hit from the eighties, Rock the Casbah, is sure to kickstart your creativity (well, maybe that’s just us!). However, if that doesn’t get you inspired to give your walls an update, then this blog definitely will.  Today, we’re focusing on the humble splashback, exploring... Read More

How to Make Open-Plan Spaces Work

With the meteoric rise of open-plan living, it’s easy to see why it’s become such a popular interior design choice to suit modern lifestyles. However, in terms of functionality and aesthetics, it does require some thought and discipline to ensure open-plan spaces work. From contemporary chic to rustic retreats, open-plan living offers endless potential for embracing different design styles. In this post, we’ll be delving into why this format has become such a desirable trend and how you can make it work within your home – whether you’re living in... Read More