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The IKEA balcony table is the product we didn't know we needed for a little alfresco moment

The post IKEA is selling a clever balcony table perfect for alfresco dining in the smallest of spaces appeared first on Ideal Home.

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These road name types all have something in common – they make buyers pay more for a house

The post New research reveal the road types that add the most value to your home appeared first on Ideal Home.

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We've missed you!

The post Primark is back! And extending its opening hours by two hours this week appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Garden by Homebase at Next means you can shop for garden supplies while enjoying some retail therapy at Next - here's what we know

The post Homebase is launching mini garden centres at Next stores this week appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Don't be caught out by excessive borrowing from friends and family

The post Too many bank transfers can stop you getting a mortgage appeared first on Ideal Home.

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K by Kelly Hoppen is available to buy from QVC now – here's everything we are lusting after

The post 8 items we love from the Kelly Hoppen QVC collection appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Environmentally-friendly, this development is the first of its kind in the UK

The post Take a tour of this unique two-bedroom home set in Britain's first eco village appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The best place to live if you want a good night's sleep has been revealed by duvet retailer Sleep Seekers - is your hometown on the list?

The post This is the best place to live for a good night's sleep in the UK appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Utility room storage is essential for keeping your utility and washing area tidy and clutter-free. The main use of a utility room is two-fold: Storage – both for the home and garden – and washing, usually clothing and outdoor equipment. While laundry room and utility room storage and has practical written all over it, it doesn’t […]

The post Utility room storage ideas – practical yet stylish ways to organise any size utility area appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The best home security systems to stay protected and keep an eye on your home from anywhere, from Yale, Netatmo, Ring and more

The post Best home security system - protect your property with these security kits appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Ever wondered what Prue Leith's kitchen looks like? We can tell you it's bursting with colour

The post Explore Prue Leith's bold yellow kitchen bursting with clever storage ideas appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Roost episode 6 is here and it’s time to take in all the home inspo, including green living room ideas and the best materials for kitchen worktops. Whether you opt for wood or stone, concrete or composite it’s important to find a surface that will not only suit the look of your new kitchen, but is […]

The post Roost episode 6: WIN Fiskars garden tools, plus green living room decor and kitchen worktop materials appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Houses are selling like hotcakes in this cornish seaside town

The post Rightmove reveals houses are selling within days in the UKs new property hotspot appeared first on Ideal Home.

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A common problem for many households is a lack of laundry drying space. As we can’t rely on the great British climate to make use of any outside space – with our unpredictable weather, the likelihood is that you’ll need to do much of your laundry drying inside. That’s where savvy drying rack ideas come […]

The post Drying rack ideas to dry clothes indoors in kitchens, utility rooms and more appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Interiors expert and judge of Interior Design Masters shares a simple way to update your home for spring

The post Interiors expert Michelle Ogundehin shares the easy DIY project we should all be doing this weekend appeared first on Ideal Home.

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This is one hack you should not try at home

The post Experts warn against trying the viral Fabulosa radiator dusting hack - calling it 'dangerous' appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Country style and utility rooms go hand in hand, create you own dream space with these simple country staples

The post Country utility room ideas to create a classic laundry room to love appeared first on Ideal Home.

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It doesn't matter how small or big your space is – the right shelving can make all the difference

The post Utility room shelving ideas – organise your laundry room supplies with chic shelf solutions appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The Tower Vortex 5-in-1 Digital Air Fryer Oven is one of the most versatile air fryers on the market, offering added functions from roasting to rotisserie.

The post Tower Vortex 5-in-1 Digital Air Fryer review: a roast dinner revolution appeared first on Ideal Home.

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After a debate sparked online about which way decking boards should go, Ideal Home called in experts to settle the matter

The post Are you laying your decking upside down? Experts finally answer the question dividing the internet appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Promotional feature with wilko

The post Show us your sensational garden spruce ups – for a chance to win £300 to spend at wilko appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Our pick of the best humidifiers to ease the symptoms of asthma, allergies and dry air, from Homasy, Levoit, Vicks and more

The post Best humidifier - the best humidifiers and diffusers to reduce dry air at home appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Create your own indoor jungle without a watering can

The post No green thumb, no problem with The Range's new exotic home decor drop appeared first on Ideal Home.

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South-facing gardens have the advantage of more sunshine, and therefore tend to be more sought-after. However owning a home with a north-facing garden no longer means having to compromise a beautifully lush outdoor space. ‘South-facing gardens sit high on the wish list for many home-hunters, but there’s still plenty that can be grown and thrive […]

The post North-facing garden ideas - top tips to make the most of a shaded outdoor space appeared first on Ideal Home.

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A simple garden bench can make a world of difference in any garden

The post 14 best garden benches 2021: wood, metal and storage benches appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Find out the kitchen brands that get the Ideal Home seal of approval as we reveal the winners of the Ideal Home Kitchens Awards 2021

The post Ideal Home Kitchen Awards 2021 – it's time to reveal the winners appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Wickes has shared a home office before and after to show how smart use of space could transform your working-from-home setup

The post Home office before and after: Wickes transforms hallway into functional desk space appeared first on Ideal Home.

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We're already packing our bags to move in

The post See inside this former hospital turned stunning maisonette in Bristol appeared first on Ideal Home.

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We test the Blueair Blue 3210, the latest version of the small, budget air purifier from the leading clean air company...

The post Blueair Blue 3210 review appeared first on Ideal Home.

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From cabinets and cooker hoods to splashbacks and surfaces, these are the best kitchen brands you need to know about before you plan a kitchen update

The post Where to buy everything for your kitchen – from cabinets and cooker hoods to splashbacks and surfaces appeared first on Ideal Home.

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