Archive of ‘DIY Home’ category

Interior Interviews: Metro Tiles

You launched in 2019, what’s the story behind how Metro Tiles came to be? We previously owned an online tile company for 11 years, sadly our biggest supplier went into administration and it had a knock-on effect on us. Our brand was very successful and was purchased by a competitor and now belongs to part […] Read more…

How to Fit a Stair Runner

As with any project in the house, it’s done with a budget in mind. A few weeks ago we came across Stair Runners Direct on Instagram and after looking at their site, we opted to go for their Gatsby runner. Again, with budget in mind, we decided we’d fit it ourselves. Quite daunting, but after […] Read more…

Some of the Best Places to Buy Antique, Vintage, and Upcycled Furniture in South Wales

The reality for most of us, renovating or not, is that buying furniture can be very, very expensive. If you’re anything like me you’ll love finding a bargain. I also have a love for older furniture, quirky pieces and beautiful antiques. Whilst antiques can be expensive too, unless you’re looking for super rare, super pristine […] Read more…

House Plans for 2019

When I say plans, I use that term very, VERY loosely. I suppose this is more of a wishlist of things I’d love to happen this year. We’re already in February and working on bedroom two (it’s nearing completion, hurray!) So, here’s a little look at my building site, and the things I’d like to […] Read more…

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