Pretty & Powerful Pink Living Room Ideas

Forget ‘girly’ pink living rooms. Pink has shaken off its previous stereotypes to reveal a gender neutral colour palette that oozes sophistication and versatility for creating pink living room decor that’s mature and effortlessly stylish. Making living rooms feel cosy, welcoming and calm, capturing the beauty of pink living room decor could be just what your home needs as the colder weather approaches. However, pink’s newfound success as a modern decor choice centres around clever colour choices, textural elements and visual contrasts.  So, check out our pink living room ideas... Read More


Kitchen Design on a Budget: Ideas, Tips & Inspiration

There’s no time like the present to give your kitchen a makeover – and the good news is, you don’t need to spend big to give this busy room a fresh, new look. With our budget kitchen ideas, tips and inspiration, you can make thrifty and thoughtful kitchen updates on a budget (while still making a lasting impact).  Whether you’re on the hunt for quick and cheap kitchen ideas to do yourself or insights on the most cost-effective updates for larger renovation projects, we’re here for you. From replacing wall... Read More

Interior Design On A Budget: Achieving Your Dream Look (For Less)

Curating a stylish home interior typically requires a certain amount of time and money to get the look just right. However, don’t be fooled into thinking you need a huge pot of cash to splash when achieving your dream look. Today, we’re going to be sharing some of our thrifty tips on how to master interior design on a budget – helping you get your desired finish without having to spend big. In fact, some of these cheap interior design ideas won’t cost you a penny… Cleanse the clutter Visual... Read More

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Garden Tiles Ideas: What Tile Is Best For Your Garden?

Table of contents Why use outdoor tiles? The best outdoor tile materials An outdoor tile for every style Gardens of any size can make incredibly satisfying projects for home improvements. If you want to create usable outdoor spaces, introducing hardscaping materials to your garden design is a great way to weave in walkways and seating areas.  Often, outdoor tiles are the ideal solution.  If you’re new to garden design and the use of outdoor tiles, you may well be wondering how to choose the best tile for outdoor use. Well,... Read More

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The No-Nonsense DIY Guide: How To Tile A Garden

Table of contents Should you do it yourself? How much does it cost to tile your garden? How to install outdoor tiles over concrete Installing outdoor tiles Giving your garden a makeover isn’t just about the planting. There’s a good deal of hardscaping involved in the process, too.  One of these jobs may well be creating a beautiful tiled area for outdoor dining or neat pathways that guide you through the landscape. If your garden design includes one or all of these elements, tackling some of the hardscaping jobs (like... Read More

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Garden Design: Your Guide To Ideas, Styles & Inspiration

Table of contents Top garden design considerations Garden design layout ideas Gorgeous garden design styles Living in a country that’s renowned for its unreliable (and typically wet) weather, it’s not surprising that when we can get outdoors, us Brits love to do it in style.  For those lucky enough to have their own outdoor space, this typically means spending precious time outside gardening, barbecuing or just socialising with friends. However, it’s not as simple as just setting up a few deck chairs and kicking back in the sun (well, not... Read More


The Tiling Colour Code: Styling Ideas for an Opulent Olive Green Bathroom

At Tiles Direct, you’ll find a rainbow of colour options available for tiling your home. To help you navigate this veritable feast of colours, we’ve put together a Tiling Colour Code series.  Focusing on popular colour trends in each post, we’ll dish up oodles of interior inspiration to get your creative juices well and truly in flow.  In the first of our series, we’ll be honing in on olive green bathroom ideas. Rich and invigorating, this hue has the potential to bring a sense of opulence and calm to bathrooms... Read More

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How To Choose The Best Tiles For Your Bathroom

Regardless of whether you have a specific interior style in mind, choosing your bathroom tiles is far easier said than done. Often, that’s because there are so many factors to consider and – at least, when it comes to Tiles Direct’s range – so many options to choose from! Luckily for you, that’s where we come in. We’ve utilised our years of experience as one of the UK’s leading bathroom tile suppliers to create an all-encompassing guide on how to choose the right bathroom tiles for you. By breaking down... Read More


Home Improvement: Ideas, Tips & Considerations Before Your Project Begins

Table of Contents The kitchen The bathroom The hallway The garden Final thoughts Whether you’ve undertaken home renovations before or are contemplating updating your home for the very first time, we’re here to help. This home improvements guide will walk you through some top ideas, tips and important considerations you need to know, ensuring your interior refreshes are a success. However, before you start getting stuck into the nitty-gritty details, there are some fundamental aspects you need to nail down first. From budgets and timeframes to practical logistics and interior... Read More

Unique Interior Design: Fresh Takes On Long-Loved Styles

Interior design trends come and go, but there are some evergreen styles that never seem to lose favour. Choosing timeless styles for your home interior updates can be a great way to ensure they remain on-trend season after season. But over time, these interiors can lose their sense of individuality – after all, your taste 5 years ago isn’t necessarily you anymore.  Luckily, there are plenty of ways you can project your own personal style into home updates, giving you a unique interior design that best represents the current you.... Read More