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The multi-millionaire songstress used to rent this sprawling manor in West Sussex

The multi-millionaire songstress used to rent this sprawling manor in West Sussex

The post Adele’s house is on the market for £7.25million – is it for Someone Like You? appeared first on Ideal Home.

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A bedroom should be a place to relax and unwind - not somewhere you have to fight through a clutter of shoes, clothes and toiletries

Finding the right bedroom storage design ideas might keep you up at night, but don't panic

The post Bedroom storage ideas that are smart, ingenious and versatile appeared first on Ideal Home.

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No job is too big or too small for this extensive Aldi tools range, available this weekend

No DIY task is too big or too small for these Specialbuys

The post Aldi has got DIY nailed with its latest Specialbuys range appeared first on Ideal Home.

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It might be cold outside, but there are still plenty of jobs to do in the garden this month...

It might be cold outside, but there are still plenty of jobs to do in the garden this month...

The post Jobs to do in the garden in February appeared first on Ideal Home.

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From the 90s nostaligia of Monica’s kitchen in Friends to the the Commander’s dystopian kitchen in The Handmaid’s Tale, here are 8 detailed floor plans of on-screen kitchens

Here are 8 detailed floor plans of on-screen kitchens

The post 8 kitchen floor plans from your favourite TV shows appeared first on Ideal Home.

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But at £2.6million, it's not exactly a steal...

But at £2.6million, it's not exactly a steal...

The post McMafia fans can BUY the mews home where James Norton lives in the show appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Create your own piece of plant heaven, with this step-by-step guide to creating a living plant wall

Dobbies gives us a step-by-step guide to creating living plant walls

The post How to make a living plant wall appeared first on Ideal Home.

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A stylish new extension houses a monochrome kitchen that's full of mod cons

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A stylish new extension houses a monochrome kitchen that's full of mod cons

The post Before and after: from gloomy kitchen to open-plan entertaining space appeared first on Ideal Home.

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England may well be the favourites to win the rugby, but they're NOT top of the house price league tables!

England may well be the favourites to win the rugby, but they're NOT top of the house price league tables!

The post The Six Nations rugby property market – whose house prices are growing the most? appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Supersize your space with our top tips and clever design tricks to make the smallest of rooms feel perfectly proportioned

Unlock the potential of your small living room with these easy decorating ideas

The post Small living room ideas for gorgeous spaces appeared first on Ideal Home.

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It’s like an entirely new property! It’s homely and contemporary – while still retaining its original charm – and most importantly, it feels like home

The owner, a museum manager, lives here with her husband and our three children. Before the they moved in, this …Continue reading »

The post Step inside this three-bedroomed semi-detached Twenties house in Birmingham appeared first on Ideal Home.

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What makes our weekly round-up of best buys? Anything we love, and this week we're loving all things pancake-related!

This week we're loving all things pancake related

The post Ideal Home loves – our pick of the best pancake buys appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Tidying and household cleanliness have been voted the most contentious issues for newly cohabiting couples

Did you have any 'moving in together' nightmares?

The post What are the biggest challenges for couples moving in together? appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Update a compact garden with our small garden ideas, featuring design tips, planting advice and savvy buys for modern gardens, pretty patios, tiny terraces and bijou balconies

Whatever the size, make the most of your outdoor space this summer

The post Small garden ideas to make the most of a tiny space appeared first on Ideal Home.

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New research has delved into UK shopping habits, revealing our secret (or not so secret) hoarding tendencies...

New research delves into UK women’s shopping habits, with secret (not so secret) hoarding tendencies revealed..

The post Are you a secret clothes hoarder? appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The nation’s ideal co-buyer is handy at DIY, loves pets, works as a doctor and earns more than £50k a year

Apparently, going it alone isn’t an option...

The post Would you buy a home with a stranger? appeared first on Ideal Home.

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If you're a pet owner you'd be barking not to check out this range before it hits stores next week!

If you're a pet owner you'd be barking not to check out this range before it hits stores next week!

The post Attention pet owners! Aldi has a new range for our beloved pets appeared first on Ideal Home.

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You'll be amazed at some of the things homeowners ask of their builders and plumbers

You'll be amazed at some of the things homeowners ask of their builders and plumbers

The post These extra duties asked of tradespeople will truly shock you! appeared first on Ideal Home.

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You want every aspect of the wedding – down to the tiniest detail – to reflect your taste and character... but what is your ideal location?

From stately homes to luxurious beachside locations, or even just our own humble abode

The post What is the nation’s favourite wedding venue? appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Inspired by the Victorian origins of the house, the owners gave this dated bathroom a modern makeover

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Inspired by the Victorian origins of the house, the owners gave this dated bathroom a modern makeover

The post Before and after: this bathroom went from dated to statement appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The question is, will you spend or or will you save?

The question is, will you spend or or will you save?

The post Ideal v Great Deal – get a neutral country look on any budget appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Create a romantic feel in your bedroom by following a few simple rules

Create a romantic feel in your bedroom by following a few simple rules

The post Romantic bedroom ideas to get you in the mood for love this Valentine’s Day appeared first on Ideal Home.

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In addition to great new furniture pieces there's a brand new curtain range...

There’s a new spring collection launching this month at Loaf. The new season offering is cranking up the colour with …Continue reading »

The post Loaf’s new spring range offers a little ray of sunshine for our homes appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The former One Directioner is selling his enviable mansion above Sunset Strip in LA

See What Makes It Beautiful!

The post Harry Styles’ Hollywood home is up for sale and it’s ‘Perfect’ appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The lucky girls and boys will be based in the heart of the South African savannah

The lucky girls and boys will be based in the heart of the South African savannah

The post Inside Survival of the Fittest’s stunning African lodge appeared first on Ideal Home.

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We've reviewed the best juicers so that you can kick start your day the healthy way

We've reviewed the best juicers so that you can kick start your day the healthy way

The post Best juicers – the top models for making fresh and nutritious juice every day appeared first on Ideal Home.

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From clever tricks to mini decor projects, enjoy our round-up of ideas that will make your kitchen more beautiful NOW!

From clever tricks to mini decor projects, enjoy our round-up of ideas that will make your kitchen more beautiful NOW!

The post Easy kitchen updates – quick and simple ways to transform your room appeared first on Ideal Home.

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If you're looking for bold summer brights and flamingos, you need to head down to Primark right now

If you're looking for bold summer brights and flamingos, you need to head down to Primark right now

The post Primark’s spring homeware is in stores now and we want it all! appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Find out how you can reduce your carbon footprint when you move home

Are you worried about your carbon footprint?

The post How to make ‘moving home’ more eco-friendly appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Add some vibrancy to your life (and boudoir) with a bold bedroom colour scheme

Add some vibrancy to your life (and boudoir) with a bold bedroom colour scheme

The post Bedroom colour schemes to brighten and lift your home appeared first on Ideal Home.

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