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Most of us will be guilty of it!

Most of us will be guilty of it!

The post The one simple act that puts you at greater risk of being burgled appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Could this smart bedding be just the thing to put an end to sweltering sleepless summer nights?

Marks and Spencer Comfortably Cool bedding is here to ensure we keep cool and carry on snoozing

The post Struggling to sleep in the heat? Clever M&S bedding could help to keep cool appeared first on Ideal Home.

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After lots of renovation work, the owners of this Victorian farmhouse put together a simple, modern look on a shoestring

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The owners of this Victorian farmhouse put together a simple, modern look on a shoestring

The post Take a look around this bright and modern four-bed farmhouse in Devon appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The owners transformed a house that had been split in two, into a unified, light-filled family home

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The owners transformed a house that had been split in two, into a unified, light-filled family home

The post Take a tour around this light-filled family home in Hampshire appeared first on Ideal Home.

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From brilliant round beach towels and fabulous pool floats, summer has never looked so cool thanks to Aldi

From brilliant round beach towels and fabulous pool floats, summer has never looked so cool thanks to Aldi

The post Don’t miss Aldi’s round beach towels this weekend! appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Great garden party ideas start with thinking about how best to decorate your garden

Great garden party ideas start with thinking about how best to decorate your garden

The post Garden party ideas to get you in the mood for summer entertaining appeared first on Ideal Home.

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With summer in full swing we've drifted into seaside mode here at HQ, shopping for the best in modern coastal style

With summer in full swing we've drifted into seaside mode here at HQ, shopping for the best in modern coastal style

The post This week Ideal Home Loves modern coastal style appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Celebrate summer by bringing bold and bright hues into your home with these ideas from Ideal Home and Very

Celebrate summer by bringing bold and bright hues into your home, courtesy of Very

The post Four easy ways to add summer colour to your home appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Tropical style is fun, fresh and spiritually uplifting. And the good news is, you don’t have to live in Rio de Janeiro to pull it off with aplomb. Time to unleash your wild side...

Tropical style is fun, fresh and spiritually uplifting

The post Tropical decorating ideas to bring the outside in appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Devotees of the 90s sitcom will not want to miss the new Friends-themed homeware at Primark

Devotees of the 90s sitcom will not want to miss the new Friends-themed homeware at Primark

The post Could the new Primark Friends range BE more fabulous for fans? appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The Beckhams' besties have been sharing pictures of their home on Instagram

The Beckhams' besties have been sharing pictures of their home on Instagram

The post Inside Tana and Gordon Ramsay’s London home… we swear it’s amazing! appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Did you know you can shop for fabulous furniture at the Sue Ryder online shop?

Furnish your home with feel-good homeware that donates all proceeds to charity

The post Make a difference by shopping for homeware with Sue Ryder appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Don't let space issues keep your kids from having a bright, lovely bedroom

Small children's rooms can be a challenge when it comes to decorating

The post Small children’s room ideas – to create a space your child will love appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The workhorse of any kitchen, worktops need to be tough and practical to use, as well as stylish

The workhorse of any kitchen, worktops need to be tough and practical to use, as well as stylish

The post Kitchen worktops – everything you need to know appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Hot off the press, we present a preview of Aldi's tropical Specialbuys collection – coming soon

Aldi's Summer Tropics collection is hot, hot, hot!

The post First look: Flamingo cushions and tropical print bedding at Aldi! appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Ahoy there! Our round-up of timeless pieces is sure to float your boat

Ahoy there! Our round-up of timeless pieces is sure to float your boat

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

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Save yourself from the dreaded one-way system and buy online instead

Save yourself from the dreaded one-way system and buy online instead

The post The best Ikea buys you can order online – shop from your (Ektorp) sofa! appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Britons have had it up to here with the property industry

Britons have had it up to here with the property industry

The post These five things estate agents do are driving the nation mad! appeared first on Ideal Home.

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We've got some great teenage boys' bedroom ideas to inspire you

Coming up with teenage boys' bedroom ideas is no easy feat for a parent

The post Teenage boys’ bedroom ideas for sleep, study and socialising appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The Celebrity Masterchef winner and her beau have found the perfect recipe for relaxed living

The Celebrity Masterchef winner and her beau have found the perfect recipe for relaxed living

The post Take a peek inside John Torode and Lisa Faulkner’s London home appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Step inside Trafalgar House, a home as beautiful on the inside as it is on the outside

Trafalgar House is a stunning Grade-II listed family home with THE dream kitchen!

The post This Georgian manor house has to be seen to be believed appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Grab a great deal on Amazon Prime Day with our round-up of the best buys for home and garden. Plus we've put together a foolproof guide to bagging a bargain.

Grab a great deal on Amazon Prime Day with our round-up of the best buys for home and garden. Plus we've put together a foolproof guide to bagging a bargain.

The post Amazon Prime Day 2018 – everything you need to know and all the best deals for home and garden appeared first on Ideal Home.

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This seaside apartment is packed with small-space solutions and sassy style ideas inspired by big beach houses in the Hamptons

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This seaside apartment is packed with small-space solutions and sassy style ideas

The post Step inside this Hamptons-inspired seaside apartment near Whitby appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Why play it safe with your bathroom when you can create a more interesting, inspiring space?

Why play it safe with your bathroom when you can create a more interesting, inspiring space?

The post Bathroom makeover – a bedroom becomes a tropical oasis inspired by travels to Asia appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Apparently, there IS such a thing as beauty sleep, and it all depends on your bedtime

Apparently, there IS such a thing as beauty sleep, and it all depends on your bedtime

The post This is the best time to go to bed to look great the next day appeared first on Ideal Home.

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It could be you... or maybe these are the purr-fect gifts for a friend

It could be you... or maybe these are the purr-fect gifts for a friend

The post Home Bargains cat homeware for the crazy cat lady in your life appeared first on Ideal Home.

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They were one of the coolest things in the 1980s... literally!

They were one of the coolest things in the 1980s... literally!

The post Could this retro appliance be about to make a big comeback? appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Want to know how to host the perfect BBQ? We have all the answers

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Want to know how to host the perfect BBQ? We have all the answers

The post 6 ways to master the barbecue and boost your skill at the grill appeared first on Ideal Home.

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This stunning house, with a claim to fame, is on the market

The large Georgian square this Regency townhouse sits on was used as a location for the BBC’s Sherlock

The post Fancy living on the square made famous by Sherlock? appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Puzzled by ventilation choices for your bathroom? Check out our ultimate guide

Puzzled by ventilation choices for your bathroom? Check out our ultimate guide

The post Bathroom extractor fans – everything you need to know appeared first on Ideal Home.

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