In London many students are now privileged to have so much more than the old style halls of residence.
Staying in the newly designed buildings, which...Read More The latest government statistics from the Department for Communities and Local Government show residential planning approvals at their highest levels in a...Read More Outdoor Loungers
From statement chairs and smart sofas to luxurious and sleek daybeds, relax in style this summer
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Sunderö...Read More How much enjoyment are you going to get out of your garden this summer?
As the temperatures soar (we hope!) what could be more appealing than cooling off...Read More A courtyard garden is the ultimate urban luxury. Its walls create a private sanctuary, reflect the warmth of the sun and capture the heady scent of summer...Read More David Michell's Meadowview home features a fantastic landscaping scheme. Inspired? With meticulous planning, clever planting and regular maintenance, you...Read More
You might be starved for time, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have an attractive or exciting garden. Here’s how.
Lawns, shrubberies and big, blousy...Read More If your garden is in need of a helping hand, why not call in the experts? With a designer's creative ideas your uninspiring plot could soon be transformed...Read More They’re shooting up all over the country, but are these verdant facades just a gimmick or a sustainable solution with staying power?
Green roofs are a...Read More Forget battered benches and sagging chairs, now you can furnish your garden as smartly as your home
Before you race outside into the garden at the first...Read More How would you like to spend next summer? Deadheading and staking, or kicking back with one that takes care of itself?
Caring for a herbaceous border is...Read More Add interest to your garden with a wildlife pond.We show you how to build one from scratch
If your idea of a wildlife pond is a neglected, muddy hole...Read More The humble garden shed occupies a unique place in the British psyche. ‘I used to work in a shed in my garden,’ says author Philip Pullman, ‘but then we...Read More
Over 200,000 conservatories are built in the UK every year – that’s more than the number of new homes. And it’s not surprising. Of all the small...Read More A beautiful garden is easily achieved if you do your research and plan carefully
If you haven’t inherited somebody else’s badly planned space, your...Read More Decking can transform any garden, especially sloping sites
One way to increase the size of your empire, apart from buying out your neighbours and razing...Read More
The choice of patio materials available today is far removed from the obligatory crazy paving from days gone by
Is your patio primarily...Read More Finished your grand design but the garden looks like a building site? Here’s how to lay a quick-fix lawn from scratch
Whether you want a verdant blanket...Read More